RARE GPO 711 WALL TELEPHONE BLACK CONVERTED EXC
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Rare GPO 711 Wall-Mounting Telephone - in excellent condition, and in perfect working order having been serviced and professionally converted to the modern PST system by ex-telephone engineer.
The case and handset are in very good condition and have been cleaned and sanitised. The phone is fully converted, with the necessary components added in order to eliminate acoustic shock (loud Not all telephones have been properly converted in this way and may cause the problems described. You can be sure that this telephone will operate perfectly alongside other phones on the same line.
The phone mounts onto the supplied T-shaped metal bracket, which screws to the wall using wall-plugs in the usual way. Fitted with 3 metres of 4-way BT cord, the phone is ready be hard-wired into your wall-mounted extension socket, as is the way these phones were historically fitted. The phone will come with instructions on how to do this, it is as simple as connecting three wires to the correct pins inside the socket and is perfectly safe to do.
Please note that all dial phones use pulse dialing, rather than the modern tone dialing we are now accustomed to. Most UK network providers (BT included) support pulse dialing, but if you are in any doubt please check with your network provider. The phone will not support the automated functions ... read more