Set of 3 Bell type A1768 Transistors

Set of 3 Bell type A1768 Transistors

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Transistors, type A1768 (set of 3). Each unit is a steel, cylindrical can with hole in one side covered by a rubber collar. Recessed top, two leads at on bottom, one straight, one with an offset. "A1768" written on casing of all three units. Drawing / schematic of units on the small box they came packed in.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Transistor
date made
1949
maker
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Measurements
overall: 2 cm x.75 cm; 25/32 in x 9/32 in
ID Number
2001.0208.06
catalog number
2001.0208.06
accession number
2001.0208
Credit Line
from William D. Hibbard Jr.
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National Museum of American History
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