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VIBROPLEX VIBRO KEYER Standard 1969 Telegraph Bug (thumb piece broken) SN 259344

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Its label is inscribed: The Ultimate Transmitter Company, Los Angeles, California. Model X 1911-1923 The Model X was an interesting design modification that used an ingenious mechanism to allow both the dots and dashes to use the same set of contacts. Mfd by Les Logan Co. With original box, wedge, and hold down clamp screw. The label on this example shows a lot of wear from too much polishing. It could really use a repaint on the base but just going to clean it up the best I can and leave it alone. In addition, the lever arm had the tell-tale pivot pin locking screw that wasn't introduced until around 1944, after the company had begun to manufacture the jewel-bearing Deluxe models with a non-adjustable top jewel inserted from underneath the top of the frame.

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Vibroplex Key Parts Page

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That's why the bug has no label or anything which could be helpful to identify it. I also enjoy refurbishing old Vibroplex Keys, mainly the Vibrokeyers which I have about 6 at this time. Write to us via the link below, and please be sure to say specifically that we can use your comments on the web page. This label shows the typical shrinking and curling which takes place. Order on-line, or call 800-238-8205 for credit card orders or call 303-752-3382 for more information What Others are Saying. Email Subscription You are not subscribed to discussions on this article.

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VIBROPLEX

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It has the Marbelite finish and is considered to be one of the nicest looking bugs ever made. It is a chrome plated key with chrome plated, square cornered rectangular base. The one on the picture is in really perfect shape. These keys are very hard to find. We are open 8:30 a. Check out our Web Page at www. Within a general scrapping period they were found in the year 2001 and, as usual in Germany, they were scrapped without asking a collector.

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Vibroplex bug parts

Setting up a bug up for our favorite speed may seem like a challenge, but worth the effort. Logged It comes down to how perfectly restored you want them to be and how much money and effort you are willing to spend on the process. For some reason I seem to have to move stuff on my desk all the time. The item will be packaged thoroughly. It has an excellent ''crisp'' feel when properly adjusted. It is silky smooth to borrow that phrase from another product.

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VIBROPLEX

Vibroplex bug parts

In my case time was short, and the few parts I polished which still had imperfections were acceptable to me, I made sure they had a coating of polish to retard further corrosion. The two cylinders usually have round knobs press-fit into the holes in the top. With time and usage he won't need it. Also, the holes for all of the electrical contact posts are smaller than are the original, so the original fiber insulating shoulder bushings will not fit. It is an electric motor-driven robot telegraph operator which cycles the key through dots and dashes continually. The older key had a chambered, internal design that I'd guess had a bit more cushion back when it was new.

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Vibroplex bug parts

. Instead of magnetic tensioning, we use the tried and true spring loaded method which provides a greater range of possible tension settings than magnets allow. Since it was common to start numbering keys at 1000, this suggests that it may actually be the 62nd Dunduplex manufactured. The first version of the Autoplex, which is quite rare, was built on a wooden base. Martin patented the first in a line of devices which solved the problem: the Martin Autoplex, an electro-mechanical sending device which required batteries. It was apparently made in Bogota Columbia.

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Vibroplex Original Model Parts

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It was manufactured from 1953 to 1968 by Dentsuseiki which then became Hi-Mound. Moving the shorting lever to the left locks the dash contact in the closed position. In addition, the Lionel Corporation yes, the model train company also made J-36 keys of the same design for the Army. . I have use copper-tungsten not as heavy also to modify the speed.

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. Buyer to prepay all shipping, and insurance. Service: Service is available on current models of Vibroplex keys built 1945 to the present day and most Bencher items. The hardware and wiring suggest that it was made somewhere between 1940 and 1960. To use this summary, first find the serial number on your Vibroplex. These keys are very hard to find. Also included are two extra chrome knobs that were in the box.

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