1987.0487.388.02 Texas Instruments Collection Object

Germanium Alloy Transistor
TI number: G00044

The device represents the first germanium alloy transistors introduced by TI. They were announced at the March, 1954, IRE show.

TI produced germanium alloy transistors through June, 1979. See G00035 for example of final production. This item was part of the original South Building lobby display. Display lists Elmer Wolff and Clark Fishel as contributors.

Related material in collection: G00035, 41.
Texas Instruments (Steve Karnavas, Jim Lineback, Elmer Wolff.)

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