gec.gif (1164 bytes)GEC K8098


For use in Mines, Engine Rooms, Quarries, and on Ships, Docks and other exposed positions

See K8095 for more information

Taken from the GEC Telephone Catalogue, K Section, 10th Edition, 1908

K 8098

Flame proof and water tight mining telephone

Mining telephone that is flameproof and waterproof.

Cast iron case with 1 inch flanges which weighs 80 pounds (36.3Kg).
Made by Peel-Conner.
Fitted with solid back transmitter, induction coil, ringer, four magnet generator (300 ohm), bell receiver on flexible swinging arm (operates switch hooks), induction coil and 2 dry cells.

Cost in 1926 was £18.18.0

1926 model shown in the picture above.

Taken from the 1916 and 1926 catalogues.

See also Cat No. 680


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