Telephone Talk

No New Posts Registration Instructions

If you would like to join the Forum, please read these instructions.

Topics: 1 | Posts: 1

Last post: Registration Instruction...
by Dennis Markham
on February 27, 2009, 06:24:03 PM

No New Posts Forum News

About this forum and the rest of ClassicRotaryPhones.com

Topics: 95 | Posts: 1383

Moderator: Phonesrfun

Last post: Re: hello all
by oldguy
on December 12, 2018, 11:07:22 PM

Child Boards: New Member Introductions, The Doug Pavlichek Memorial Site, How To Post Photos on CRPF
No New Posts Auction Talk

Anything pertaining to eBay and other auctions, including our Contests!

Topics: 2266 | Posts: 23487

Moderator: WEBellSystemChristian

Last post: Re: Auction 359: WE 1953...
by skyrider
on Today at 12:12:02 AM

Child Boards: The CRPF Auction Contests!, ebaY Quirks, Complaints and Chatter, Recent Auction Prices
No New Posts Flea Market/Yard Sale/Antique Store Finds

Display your yard sale, flea market, estate sale and store finds here. What are you finding out there?

Topics: 1117 | Posts: 12088

Last post: Re: red 500 7/54 unused ...
by Butch Harlow
on Yesterday at 09:54:34 AM

No New Posts Find of the Month

Tell us about your fantastic telephone find here. Each month the "Find of the Month" will be recognized and you will have bragging rights for that month.

Topics: 101 | Posts: 2235

Moderators: Jim Stettler, AE_Collector

Last post: Re: Find of the Month - ...
by Key2871
on December 10, 2018, 09:33:35 AM

Child Boards: Find of the Year Contests
No New Posts Collector's Corner

What phones are you looking for? Share your interesting finds!

Topics: 2268 | Posts: 28269

Moderators: Dan/Panther, WEBellSystemChristian

Last post: Re: Swirled white/black ...
by Duffy
on Yesterday at 08:49:58 PM

Child Boards: My Telephone Collection, Large Hoards of Phones, Stuff I found that I already owned but was lost somewhere in my place
No New Posts General Discussion

Feel free to talk about anything and everything Telephone in this board.

Topics: 3368 | Posts: 35315

Moderators: Bill Cahill, poplar1, WEBellSystemChristian

Last post: Re: How many of you actu...
by Bob S
on Yesterday at 01:31:56 PM

No New Posts Telephone Signs, Directories, Advertising & Ephemera

If it isn't a phone or actual phone equipment, this might be the place to discuss it! Telephone Signs, Directories, Advertising & Ephemera.

Topics: 332 | Posts: 2724

Last post: Re: Salvaged from Titani...
by Jim Stettler
on December 13, 2018, 05:49:36 PM

No New Posts Decorator, Reproduction & Novelty Phones

Decorator, Reproduction & Novelty Phones primarily from the 1960's to Modern Day

Topics: 2 | Posts: 40

Moderator: Western Bell

Last post: Re: Contempra -- 50th An...
by HarrySmith
on December 10, 2018, 06:07:23 PM

Child Boards: Decorator & Design Line Phones, Modern "Reproduction" Phones, Modern "Novelty" Phones!
No New Posts Candlestick Phones

Discussions about "candlestick" phones (Desk Stands)

Topics: 354 | Posts: 3531

Moderator: Sargeguy

Last post: Re: New member, first (o...
by Ktownphoneco
on November 02, 2018, 04:32:10 PM

No New Posts Wooden Phones

Discussions about anything made of wood.

Topics: 287 | Posts: 2868

Moderator: Sargeguy

Last post: Re: Kellogg wall phone
by AT2796
on Yesterday at 07:53:36 PM

No New Posts Pay Station Telephones

Information & Discussion related to pay telephones.

Topics: 71 | Posts: 687

Moderator: DavePEI

Last post: Re: Bought a Gray 3 Slot...
by Bob S
on December 13, 2018, 09:04:34 PM

Child Boards: Automatic Electric Pay Phones, GPO Pay Phones, Gray Pay Station, Northern Electric/Northern Telecom Pay Phones, Western Electric Pay Phones, All Other Pay Telephones, Phone Booths, Pay Phones - General Discussion, Pay Phone Locks and Keys

Telephone Identification, Repair & Restoration

No New Posts Telephone Tools & Tool Identification

If it relates to tools of the trade--telephone related--let's talk about it here!

Topics: 186 | Posts: 1861

Moderator: DavePEI

Last post: Re: WE Dial Governor Adj...
by Ktownphoneco
on November 09, 2018, 01:39:29 PM

No New Posts Technical "Stuff"

Technical stuff for Restoration, Maintenance and Repair topics for your Antique Telephones.

Topics: 843 | Posts: 7682

Moderators: BDM, Western Bell

Last post: Re: looking for informat...
by RotoTech99
on December 11, 2018, 08:33:38 PM

Child Boards: AE "Code Breaking" and "Dating" Discussions
No New Posts Telephone Troubleshooting and Repair

Your phone isn't behaving? Perhaps we can help.

Topics: 1644 | Posts: 19200

Moderators: BDM, Western Bell

Last post: Re: Western Electric 201...
by robert_m
on Yesterday at 10:54:27 AM

No New Posts Telephone Restoration Projects and Techniques

Restoration of Plastic, Bakelite, Wood & Metal Phones

Topics: 238 | Posts: 2445

Moderator: WEBellSystemChristian

Last post: Re: Base edge rubber tri...
by Jim Stettler
on December 13, 2018, 05:59:24 PM

Child Boards: Bakelite Repair & Polishing, Cord Restoration, Repair & Cleaning, Discolored Plastic and Bakelite - Improving it Chemically, Sanding Plastic - Paper and Chemical Tips & Techniques, Dial Repair & Lubrication, Number/Dial Cards
No New Posts Telephone Component Identification

Help with identification of specific Telephone parts and components.

Topics: 31 | Posts: 230

Moderator: Western Bell

Last post: Re: Telephone Board/Swit...
by bobv
on December 07, 2018, 09:01:07 AM

Child Boards: Cords - All Types, Dials & Touchtone Pads, Handsets (Combined), Networks, Subsets, Coils & Tubes, Receivers, Shells & Caps, Ringers, Buzzers & Alerters, Transmitters, Cups, Arms & Faceplates
No New Posts Telephone Wiring Diagrams

Wiring Diagrams for Telephones

Topics: 36 | Posts: 249

Moderator: Dan/Panther

Last post: Re: Kellogg 1100 schemat...
by RB
on December 09, 2018, 06:11:15 AM

Child Boards: Western Electric 300 Series Wiring Diagrams, Western Electric 500 Series Wiring Diagrams, Western Electric "all other" Wiring Diagrams, Automatic Electric Wiring Diagrams , Kellogg Wiring Diagrams, Leich and North Wiring Diagrams, North and Northern Electric/Telecom Wiring Diagrams, Stromberg Carlson Wiring Diagrams, Non North American Wiring Diagrams, Diagram Requests

Telephone Switching

No New Posts General Switching Discussions

General discussion of Switching topics, and for discussions covering more than one switching technology.

Topics: 37 | Posts: 496

Moderators: AE_Collector, DavePEI

Last post: Re: Miniature 10-line te...
by HarrySmith
on November 26, 2018, 04:41:49 PM

Child Boards: General CO Talk, General PABX Talk, General PAX & Intercom Systems, Exchange Names, Area Codes etc
No New Posts Telephone & Data Building Wiring Systems

Residential and Business Telephone wiring system discussions

Topics: 9 | Posts: 147

Last post: Re: What wallplate for a...
by dylanc4
on September 26, 2018, 01:20:06 PM

No New Posts Key Systems (Electronic, 1A2 etc)

For discussion and information on electro-mechanical and electronic Key Systems.

Topics: 9 | Posts: 63

Moderator: Weco355aman

Last post: Re: Panasonic 616 Quit W...
by SunriseEarth
on September 18, 2018, 06:26:15 PM

Child Boards: Electro-Mehanical Key Systems (1A1, 1A2 etc), Electronic Key Systems, Panasonic (PBX) Key Systems
No New Posts Intercom & Interphone Systems

Discussions of Intercom and Interphone Systems

Topics: 55 | Posts: 558

Moderators: Sargeguy, AE_Collector, TelePlay, DavePEI

Last post: Re: Samson, EGM & Couch ...
by Rookie
on November 25, 2018, 10:46:52 PM

No New Posts Magneto & Manual (Cord Boards etc)

For discussion and information on all Magneto and Cord Boards

Topics: 91 | Posts: 934

Last post: Re: Found on Craigslist:...
by AE_Collector
on December 04, 2018, 09:23:23 PM

No New Posts Strowger (Step by Step) Switching

For discussions and information about Strowger Step by Step Equipment

Topics: 27 | Posts: 283

Moderator: Weco355aman

Last post: Re: Elektrisk Bureau PAX...
by dsk
on November 12, 2018, 02:40:35 AM

No New Posts Cross Bar Switching

For discussion and information on Crossbar Systems

Topics: 9 | Posts: 41

Last post: Re: The London Telephone...
by FABphones
on July 29, 2018, 05:50:47 PM

No New Posts Electronic Switching

For discussion and information on Electronic Switching Systems, eg. Ess.

Topics: 13 | Posts: 61

Last post: Re: MCFI=Distinctive Rin...
by poplar1
on November 27, 2018, 11:28:19 AM

No New Posts VOIP, Asterisk, C*NET, XLink, etc

For discussion and information on VOIP systems and equipment, Asterisk, XLink, and for CNET.

Topics: 88 | Posts: 1184

Last post: Re: Grandstream 702 ATA ...
by Babybearjs
on December 10, 2018, 10:57:00 PM

No New Posts Other Switching Technologies

For discussion and information on Rotary, Panel, and Cross Point etc.

Topics: 7 | Posts: 45

Last post: I found this yesterday (...
by Key2871
on July 13, 2018, 06:08:02 PM

No New Posts Carrier, Radio & Toll

For discussions and information about Microwave lines, Long Lines, and multiplexing, Toll, and other transmission systems between offices.

Topics: 14 | Posts: 41

Last post: GTE Lenkurt T-1
by MADhouseTelephone
on November 24, 2018, 10:01:04 PM

Other Telephone Information

No New Posts Across The Web

From time to time interesting phone related items are found on the internet. Post a link here to share the article or information.

Topics: 87 | Posts: 450

Last post: Re: Telephone Jokes, Car...
by Brinybay
on November 24, 2018, 11:53:04 PM

No New Posts Classifieds

Phones Wanted, Phones for Sale or Trade

Topics: 3 | Posts: 4

Moderators: McHeath, Brinybay, WEBellSystemChristian

Last post: Re: For Trade -- CJ Perf...
by kleenax
on Yesterday at 07:08:15 PM

Child Boards: For Sale, For Trade, Wanted , Free to a Good Home, Old Classifieds
No New Posts Off Topic

Topics: 613 | Posts: 8249

Moderators: McHeath, DavePEI, Mr. Bones

Last post: Re: Lampitis strikes - S...
by twocvbloke
on December 05, 2018, 08:33:25 AM

Child Boards: Automobiles & Trains, Birthdays & Holiday Greetings, Clocks & Fans, Members Pictures, Homes, Offices & Workshops, Phonographs, Typewriters, Vacuums, Calculators, Juke Boxes, Slot Machines & Cameras, Radios & TVs, Teletypes, Lanterns, Lamps and other similar items
No New Posts Telephone LINKS Information

For various telephone "links" look here.

Topics: 16 | Posts: 67

Moderator: HarrySmith

Last post: Re: New Hampshire Teleph...
by cihensley@aol.com
on May 15, 2018, 04:18:25 PM

No New Posts Telephone Reference Information

Reference Book recommendations and the Acronym (CRPF and Generic) lists.

Topics: 53 | Posts: 311

Moderators: HarrySmith, TelePlay

Last post: Re: Kleenax pics
by kleenax
on December 13, 2018, 08:44:32 PM

Child Boards: Member Photo Storage Area for Topic Related Linked Images or Other Such PERMANENT Use
No New Posts Telephone Shows & Events

For information about up-coming Telephone Show and Events.

Topics: 130 | Posts: 845

Moderator: Phonesrfun

Last post: Re: Texas phone show/swa...
by Doug Rose
on November 11, 2018, 05:54:53 PM

No New Posts Vendors - Experiences - Good or Bad

Did you have an experience with a vendor recommended on this Forum? Please share those, Good or Bad.

Topics: 58 | Posts: 482

Last post: Re: thanks Doug Rose
by Doug Rose
on November 22, 2018, 08:17:20 AM

  • No New Posts
  • Redirect Board
Forum Stats Forum Stats

208961 Posts in 18684 Topics by 2147 Members. Latest Member: Bob S
Latest Post: "Re: Auction 359: WE 1953..." ( Today at 12:12:02 AM )
View the most recent posts on the forum.
[More Stats]

Users Online Users Online

21 Guests, 1 User

Users active in past 15 minutes:
Roody

Most Online Today: 35. Most Online Ever: 285 (February 19, 2011, 02:22:11 PM)