Country of Origin: United States of America
3-D Test: 182.9 x 81.3 x 111.8cm (72 x 32 x 44 in.)
Base: beige-painted steel
Console: beige-painted partical board
Control panel: gray steel; plastic buttons; blue Plexiglas
This is part of the Control Data 3800 series mainframe computer installed and used for many years at the Consolidated Space Test Center, Sunnyvale, California where it was used in the management of various military (mainly reconnaissance) space activities. The CDC 3800 was a military version of a general-purpose, commercial mainframe computer. This computer was in operation at the CSTC from the late 1960s through Operation Desert Storm in 1991.
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force