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Offline cihensley@aol.com

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Articles on Google DOCs
« on: June 26, 2011, 01:51:42 PM »
I have posted three articles on Google DOCs. I think you can download or print them if you want. Let me know if any of the links don't work, in case I entered a wrong letter.

http://tinyurl.com/3mgpeuj  A BSTJ article on the early 500 set
http://tinyurl.com/44uyqbl  A copy of a WECo patent on Bakelite recovering
http://tinyurl.com/3cnpowa  An article on polishing Tenite (soft plastic)

Chuck

Offline Willytx

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Re: Articles on Google DOCs
« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2011, 12:01:23 PM »
Interesting stuff.

Are the back feet on that 500 round? Big round feet, not later small neoprene round feet.

Offline dencins

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Re: Articles on Google DOCs
« Reply #2 on: June 27, 2011, 01:51:07 PM »
They are triangular but the outer edge on the back is an arc.  If you could see under the phone you would see the two straight sides.  On 500's both the front and back triangular feet are mounted in the same direction with the arc facing the back of the phone.  Early 500's had leather footpads (not neoprene) that were riveted on except the early prototypes were screwed on.

Dennis Hallworth