|1987.0487.197||Texas Instruments Collection||Object|
|Germanium Alloy Transistor - 1954
TI number: G00201
Item is an early (probably late 1954) alloy germanium transistor which has had the can removed to show construction details. At canning, the unit was filled with a compound called glimp to increase the heat dissipation.
This was a solder sealed device.
|Texas Instruments (Jim Lineback, Elmer Wolff.)