|1987.0487.173||Texas Instruments Collection||Object|
|Silicon Missile Dome - 1960-1
TI number: C00404
This dome is a finished version of the G00403 dome. The finishing and marketing was done by the Optics department of the TI Apparatus division, now DS & E Group. The dome dates from late 1960 to early 1961.
Silicon was later replaced for this application by newly developed materials which provided more economical domes.
Related material in collection: PG00073, G00403.
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