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Schematic Diagram - CSIRAC, Monitor Circuit, 1948-1955 Document Reg. No: MM 028483

Summary:
Schematic diagram in hard copy relating to the computer CSIRAC.

Possible date 1961.

A schematic diagram shows the detailed connections between all the components in a circuit. Such diagrams were used to build circuits and later for testing. For CSIRAC, the most common components were vacuum tubes (valves), capacitors and resistors. Schematic diagrams are also known as circuit diagrams.


Technical details:
Circuit Drawing - B20370, Monitor Unit for Electronic Computer
Acquisition Information:
Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department, 2012
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: computer software, computers, computing, csirac computer, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: CSIRAC Drawings & Diagrams - An Overview, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection, Archival Paper Tape Reading Project for CSIRAC 12 Hole Paper Tapes
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: drawings
Inscriptions: Circuit Drawing - B20370, Monitor Unit for Electronic Computer
Commissioned By: Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Radiophysics, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1948-1955
Collector: CSIRAC History Team, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1995 or later

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