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#25171 - 04/29/03 03:55 PM New "Nostalgia" Area
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An "Electrical Nostalgia" Area has just been opened. (Not too fond of the Title, and open to suggestions)

Some existing threads have been moved into this area. If you know of any more that should go in there please point them out.

Any Contributions to this area are appreciated. Old photos, Photos of old equipment, Old Books, Advertisements, etc. etc. Old Stories, even Old Electricians

send 'em in (please include available info)

photos@Electrical-Contractor.net


Bill

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#25172 - 04/29/03 04:43 PM Re: New "Nostalgia" Area
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Loc: Reno,Nv., USA
I like both the site and the title. There is a real need to document "old stuff," so we can understand it when we see it.

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#25173 - 04/29/03 05:14 PM Re: New "Nostalgia" Area
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Bill, it's a great idea..Thanks, S

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#25174 - 05/02/03 06:26 PM Re: New "Nostalgia" Area
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Some nice contributions so far.
Anyone else care to send something in?

Don't we have some collectors here?

Bill

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#25175 - 05/03/03 03:54 AM Re: New "Nostalgia" Area
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thought i'd pass this on.......

Phyllis Kennedy
Restoration Hardware for Antique Furniture
9256 Holyoke Court
Indianapolis, Indiana 46268

ph~317-873-1316
1-800-621-1245
fax~1-317-873-8662

sorry, no web site that i know of
These people carry the old 'pudhbutton' K&T switch replacements, as well as brass plates for them.

I've seen one, the only dif is the grounding screw available on the switch yoke, otherwise a rather well imitated rebuild of the original

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