"The phone is a remarkably complex, simple device, and very rarely ever needs repairs, once you fix them." - Dan/Panther
Started by Doug Rose, September 08, 2022, 05:59:17 PM
Quote from: tubaman on September 09, 2022, 08:09:03 AMNot sure you'll find a brown cap as I think it's the receiver body that should be black to match the cap you have.We have the same issue with GPO receivers as the later bakelite caps stay black but the ebonite covering the receiver body fades to brown.I'd just accept it's a factor of its age and live with it.
Quote from: Doug Rose on September 09, 2022, 09:19:50 AMAgreed, I was just hoping to have a match like this GPO stick I picked up earlier this summer...Doug
Quote from: tubaman on September 09, 2022, 10:43:08 AMIf they ever made the caps from ebonite, like the GPO one you have there, then you might get a faded one but if they weren't then black it'll have to be.
Quote from: wds on September 09, 2022, 11:22:59 AMAppears to be a Kellogg receiver. Notice that the correct cap has the squared off sides.
Quote from: FABphones on September 09, 2022, 02:06:07 PMI am unfamiliar with this phone. Which receiver is correct for this?