"The phone is a remarkably complex, simple device, and very rarely ever needs repairs, once you fix them." - Dan/Panther
Started by TelePlay, June 27, 2016, 09:37:29 PM
Quote from: Jack Ryan on June 28, 2016, 10:20:29 PMWhat is the shaft/handle made of? It could be steel or an aluminium alloy - maybe brass.
Quote from: poplar1 on July 02, 2016, 09:27:31 AMHere are two receivers that I believe are AE:http://www.ebay.com/itm/Beautiful-Automatic-Electric-Candlestick-Telephone-Receiver-/152145112321
Quote from: Doug Rose on July 01, 2016, 06:19:19 PMJohn....way too long....pictures of your refurb. This will be great!...Doug
Quote from: unbeldi on July 03, 2016, 09:54:55 AMPerhaps you can fill the rest of the 'notches' from the threads with solder. According to the original introduction articles, the neck is made from aluminum bronze, not brass, but I think Al-bronze can also be soldered.
Quote from: unbeldi on July 03, 2016, 09:54:55 AMRef: Automatic Electric, ''Type 21'': The Lastest and Best in Telephone Instruments, Automatic Telephone, Sept.–Oct. 1922 page 100. (attached)
Quote from: AE_Collector on July 03, 2016, 09:27:38 PMHadn't noticed that...and hadn't realized that there was a tall perch version. Interesting.Terry