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 Return to top of page · Post #: 1 · Written at 12:41:02 AM on 1 August 2014.
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 Location: Maclean, NSW
 Member since 30 May 2008
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Can anyone identify this wooden wall phone. It has PMG Dept stamped on top.

Wooden Wall Phone


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 2 · Written at 4:47:40 PM on 1 August 2014.
MonochromeTV's avatar
 Location: Melbourne, VIC
 Member since 20 September 2011
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Looks like a PMG Telephone 131 MW.

Do you have all the other bits for it?

Telephone 131MW Circuit Diagram.

Update: more info http://www.britishtelephones.com/aus/1.htm.


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 3 · Written at 7:39:36 PM on 1 August 2014.
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 Location: Maclean, NSW
 Member since 30 May 2008
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No, this is all that survives, A friend of mine was cleaning out some sheds for an old guy. He only grabbed it thinking he could make a few dollars.
I know to we collectors, and I am into valve radios, that things in this condition are best had for free.
It is available to anyone that wants it, make an offer.
Peter


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 4 · Written at 9:50:26 AM on 4 August 2014.
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 GTC
 Location: Sydney, NSW
 Member since 28 January 2011
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I saw one of those phones at the HRSA swap meet on Saturday. It appeared to be complete. Asking price was $550.


 
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