Author Topic: Design Line Accent 921A20-106 (Rotary, Customer Trim, Lime Green)  (Read 1897 times)

Offline TelePlay

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Design Line Accent 921A20-106 (Rotary, Customer Trim, Lime Green)
« on: September 04, 2011, 10:10:26 AM »
Anyone know what this is?

http://tinyurl.com/3kbzgql
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Offline paul-f

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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #1 on: September 04, 2011, 10:13:07 AM »
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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #2 on: September 04, 2011, 10:15:39 AM »
But it's naked!  Somebody get that phone some wicker clothes!

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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2011, 10:19:28 AM »
I'm sorry but that is one horrible coloured, ugly looking phone folks!
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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #4 on: September 04, 2011, 10:23:46 AM »
But it's naked!  Somebody get that phone some wicker clothes!

Naked by design.  Checking the model number 921A20-106 in the chart (referenced above) shows it's Customer Trim Option I.  The customer can add any covering such as a wallpaper strip to match their decor.
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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #5 on: September 04, 2011, 08:22:38 PM »
I have one of these  ;D  Mine is a wood grain finish  and not ugly at all  ::)

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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #6 on: September 04, 2011, 10:53:53 PM »
Noticed the $59.99 tag on the bottom?
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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #7 on: September 05, 2011, 01:04:38 AM »
Noticed the $59.99 tag on the bottom?

It was on sale. It went for $49.55 - plus shipping.  :o

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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #8 on: September 05, 2011, 05:45:56 AM »


That color, when used on the British Telecom Viscount, has been referred to as "Poison Green."  Also found on phones by RWT Elektrim (Poland) (I have one), and was used for a while by SC & ITT on 500 sets and their kin. 

That particular phone was designed so you could blend it in with your home decor.  Given the color of that example, I wonder how it would look in day-glow psychedelic paisleys...? 

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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #9 on: September 05, 2011, 11:32:17 AM »
...Perhaps something like this:

  http://www.paul-f.com/weprotot.html#AccentTL
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Re: What's this on eBay?
« Reply #10 on: September 07, 2011, 06:22:03 AM »


Hi Paul-

Yeah, that's a good 1970s psychedelic color pattern.

Though, paisley is a specific type of pattern that to my eyes looks like stylized micro-organisms.  Very characteristic of the period, and kinda' cute.