|PHONECO inc.||19813 East Mill Road · Post Office Box 70 · Galesville, WI 54630
Phone: (608) 582-4124 · Fax: (608) 582-4593 . Email: PHONECOINC@AOL.COM
|ANSWERING MACHINES & CORDLESS PHONES|
|General Questions and Answers: - (11)
Main Products Questions and Answers: - (3)
Payphones - (6)
Question: I recently bought a oak quarter sawed phone booth in excellect shape.
I think in was in a local pharmancy here in Cheyenne, WY. I have
located a date on the inside that's says 1956. What kind of phone
would you recommend I purchase to make it as near as originial as
Do you need info on the "plate" in the booth, -ie- size number of
I want to also make it usable. It dooes have a light and a fan.
Answer: Order PAY1K, or PAY7 PAY4
Question: When converting a pay phone such as the pay5 do you replace the dial
with a touchtone key pad or is the orginal rotery dial kept as
orignal? Will a rotery phone work if I have touchtone service?
Answer: Yes rotary phones will work on TT system of today.
When changing PAY5 to TT it would then look like PAY TT. On the AE type pay
phones, we can add a round TT plate and a square button dial.
Question: I just got a chrome Automatic pay telephone & i whould like to get the
keys that open it. What do i need to do to hook it up on my home phone
line.Any help whould be great.
Answer: The top keyfor AE are all alike 29S $5.00 Bottom (door) keys are keyed for that
particular lock, so complete lock and key have to be replaced 10L lock and key
$22.00 + s/h
Question: I am looking for a vault cover and key for a Western Electric Pay
Phone,as well as a lock and key assembly for the upper housing. This
Phone is of the 30S to 40s vintage and has a bakealite mushroom
handset. Coin drop takes 5,10,25 coins. I belive that Both WE and GTE
Type set upto the late Sixties will fit this set. Looking for any help
you can provide
Answer: Vault door or coin door with lock and key for WE order X2246$39.00 chrome or
Usually AE and WE doors will fit each other. AE doorw/10L lock and key order
s/h about $8.00
Question: Do you have any older working black pay phones that actually work off
of accepting coins, i/.e. one I could retrieve coins with a key from a
home phone line?
Answer: You can use any of our pay phones as a bank and retrieve the coins from the door
portion. The only pay phone that we have that actually requires coins is the
COTBK. These phones were controlled by the operator in the days of their use,
which we no longer have today. It is best to call and talk to a real person on
Question: Is this phone for sale or what? The display at the web site provides
little information - with the phrase, "This is all the information we
have for now".. when was "now"?
Answer: Yes, all phones on the web site are for sale. The phrase "This is
all the information we have for now" simply means that we have not added any
additional information to the basic description of the item. Some phones will
have more information such as a short history or answers to common question
about the phone. "Now" was when you clicked on the item.
Coin Operated Customer Owned Telephones - None
Payphone Parts - (2)
Wooden Wall Phones - (2)
Wooden Wall Phone Parts - (2)
Wooden Wall Phone Parts (continued) - (2)
Candlestick Phones - (6)
Candlestick Phone Parts - (4)
Country Junction Phones - (1)
More Country Junction Phones - None
Bakelite & Steel Phones of the 30s to the 50s - (3)
More Bakelite & Steel Phones - None
Art Decorator Phones of the 20s - (4)
Phones from the 50s to the 70s - (1)
Decorator Phones - (3)
Old Style Reproduction Phones Created in the 70s & 80s - (1)
Novelty Phones - (1)
Novelty Phones (continued) - (1)
Eiffel Tower Phone - None
Ringer Boxes, Bells & Buzzers - (1)
ScissorGates & Brackets - None
Jukeboxes - None
Miscellaneous Products Questions and Answers: - (19)