Core Memory Panels from CDC 6600

Core memory or "core storage" of the type shown here was used in many early computers of the 1950's and early 1960's.
This example is from a Control Data Corporation (CDC) 6600 computer. (Photos Courtesy of Doug Martin.)


See also CDC 6600 Control Console


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