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Vintage Telephones and the use of plastic

Feb 9th, 2015 | By

Early telephones were large and cumbersome objects, but the invention and development of plastics had a profound and lasting impact on telephone design. The first moulded telephones were produced in the mid 1920’s with the improvements in Bakelite manufacture making it a much more practical material to use. At a similar time the transmitter design

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