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Maker:
Bush, Vannevar  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
each: 7.8 cm x 7.5 cm x 7.3 cm; 3 1/16 in x 2 15/16 in x 2 7/8 in
Object Name:
Differential Analyzer Components
Other Terms:
Differential Analyzer Components; Bus
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Cambridge
Date made:
ca 1930
Description:
Each component consists of an iron framework that holds two perpendicular, linked gears on steel shafts that pass through the framework. There are two examples.
Parts of the Bush differential analyzer at NMAH have museum numbers MA.314824 and 1983.3002.01 through 1983.3002.89.
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Wayne State University, College of Liberal Arts, Computation Laboratory
ID Number:
1983.3002.06
Nonaccession number:
1983.3002
Catalog number:
1983.3002.06
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Mechanical Integrators and Analyzers
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-31ac-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_693237