|Object Type:||Signal/Data Processor|
|Object Name:||Energy Management Analog Computer (EMAC)|
|Year of Manufacture:||circa 1965|
|Location:||Archive Object Store|
Designation 4L 97502-101
Serial No. 0001
Part No. 59-002-01
Spec EC 41172
Design Code K0656
Computer, Analog, Energy Management
Mfr Code K0656
This unit was acquired from the original Elliott Collection as Cat. No.2044
The Elliotts EMAC energy management computer for the Lockheed C-5A entered production in 1967. It was designed to provide continuous information for the optimum usage of available fuel and the realisation of range/endurance potential. This unit is an Engineering Model but is also marked Contract AF33(657)-15053.
The identity information is inside the unit's outer cover which, on this unit, is not secured and has been removed to reveal the given inscriptions.