Specially suitable for temporary stations or for testing lines.
A high-class polished hardwood case with carrying handle, containing:-
5-magnet generator, 2000 ohm magneto ringer, press button for short circuiting the receiver, micro-telephone with waterproof cord, 2 dry cells, clip for generator handle when not in use, and connecting terminals.
Overall dimensions 8.25 x 12 x 6.75 inches
We can supply a very similar set for use on high tension systems. With 3-magnet generator, 2000 ohm ringer, rare-gas arresters and Bakelite micro-telephone.
N1853A - Magneto Portable telephone - diagram N16160.
Taken from the Ericsson Telephone Catalogue, edition No. 26, 1935 Supplement
Diagram N16160 is dated 1932.
Last revised: June 22, 2020