Automatic Pedestal Telephone

Candlestick telephone used with Repeater Telephonic No. 9A on Automatic systems.

Early table telephones were connected to the internal wiring with a Strip, Flexible, Cord Connection.  Click here for more information.

Used with Bellset No. 1 with bias spring.

Telephone includes (1928):-
2 x Cords, Instrument No. 116.
1 x Cord, Instrument No. 222, waterproof.
1 x Cord, Instrument No. 433.
1 x Cord, Instrument No. 702, waterproof.
1 x Hook, Receiver F.
1 x Transmitter No. 1.
1 x Receiver, Bell No. 1A.

To be requisitioned separately :-
1 x Dial, Automatic No. 8.

Circuit diagram - N244.

Circuit diagram - AT 798.

Click here for pictures of a Candlestick before refurbishment

Click here for Candlestick construction and how to dismantle the phone

Candlestick construction

Candlestick Manufacturing (Messrs Keitmann)

How to convert to Plug and Socket

Collectors Information - what to look for

Telephone mouthpiece sanitisers



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