Automatic Telephone Exchange

The General Electric Company Limited, Manufacturer

Circa 1949
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Maker and Role
The General Electric Company Limited, Manufacturer
Production Date
Circa 1949
Description
Exchange automatic, Rural (RAX). RAX 50 Line.
Wooden box with telephone dial protruding out from front with 12 switches underneath. On left hand side is a receiver holder. On the right hand side are 3 covered cords emerging out and are wrapped around the box. The cords have metal plugs at their ends.
Colours: brown, silver, black.
Other Name
RAX 50 Line
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal
Accession No
1978.84
Credit Line
The General Electric Company Limited. Circa 1949. Automatic Telephone Exchange, 1978.84. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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