Author Topic: Finally bought one of these weird Metropolitan Tele-Tronic Princesses.  (Read 275 times)

Offline Devansphones

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I've only ever seen a couple of these, picked this up for $10 today and, man... This thing is weird. Thought some might enjoy.
~Devan

Offline rdelius

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Re: Finally bought one of these weird Metropolitan Tele-Tronic Princesses.
« Reply #1 on: January 10, 2021, 06:37:52 PM »
At least it has a modern network. I have seen them with an ind coil out of an AE type 40

Offline compubit

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Re: Finally bought one of these weird Metropolitan Tele-Tronic Princesses.
« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2021, 10:10:42 PM »
Mine has an old 302-class coil and no ringer inside...

Jim
A phone phanatic since I was less than 2 (thanks to Fisher Price); collector since a teenager; now able to afford to play!
Favorite Phone: Western Electric Trimline - it just feels right holding it up to my face!

Offline tubaman

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Re: Finally bought one of these weird Metropolitan Tele-Tronic Princesses.
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2021, 03:31:56 AM »
At least it has a modern network. I have seen them with an ind coil out of an AE type 40

Mine has an old 302-class coil and no ringer inside...

Jim

It sounds rather these were made up from whatever suitable parts were available at the time?
 :)