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Mad Mad Sale is STILL ON. Come grab An Original Piece Of History. These Are Not Reproductions!! They Have Been Worked On To Be Compatible With Today’s Digital Lines. At MakeItWorkShop CIC Southport.

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They certainly are all centre pieces.  Unique designs ranging from all eras.

The red phone is from 1935 GPO Jade Red vintage model 332. Very classy and looks like Its just come out a 1940’s Hollywood film.

All phones are guaranteed for a full 12 months: all parts and labour free.   And then a nominal charge of around £10 plus parts after that.  A lifetime warranty by any standard.

All are fully functional, converted and working ready to plug into your current telephone socket to use straight away.

These wonderful pieces are on offer at the moment and have had their prices slashed greatly.  We are also open to reasonable offers.

If you love vintage and retro items this is not something to be missed.

we look forward to seeing you really soon.

 

MakeItWorkShop CIC

6-10 Cambridge Walks

Cambridge Arcade

Southport

PR8 1EN

tel…01704 535123

email….MakeIt.Southport@gmail.com

 

 

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Telephone Of The Week – GPO 706 Model – A One Of A Kind Lace Effect Gold over Black – A Real Centre Piece – MakeItWorkShop – Dark and Glamorous

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A wonderfully customised GPO 706 Telephone dating back to 1968. 

The 706 was the earlier of the GPO’s ‘modern’ design phones, introduced into the UK in the late 1950’s. These phones are heavier than their later cousins (the 746) and of an extremely sturdy and reliable design and build.

This particular example has been professional re-styled with a magnificent lace effect finish in gold and black. She is one of a kind! Offers around £110… and remember, we are always open to resonable offers on the items we sell. If you can get into the shop to view this one, we are sure you will be impressed.

It’s certainly unusual and would make an ideal  gift or present for that special person in your life. It would look amazing in any room and is a real conversation piece. 

It’s fully functional, converted and working and is ready to plug into your current telephone line to use straight away.  

“The phone is guaranteed for a full 12 months: all parts and labour free…. and then a nominal charge of around £10 plus parts after that; a lifetime Warranty by any standards. Hope you like her as much as we do! 😉

Call in and see her at our Community Enterprise based at Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EN. Telephone enquiries are always welcome. 

You can also visit our webpage “MakeItWorkShop.org” for more information or visit our Facebook Page “MakeItWorkshop CIC”. and find what our community enterprise does.

Or you can apply to become a volunteer. We are always looking for people from our community to get involved. 

Pop in and see us Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EL telephone 01704 535123.

You can also email on MakeIt.Southport@gmail.com.

WHATS UP DOC ! ! !       MakeItWorkShop –  Telemania Bugs Bunny Animated Talking Cordless Telephone Looney Tunes Phone -£95 0no

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This Is A Really Fun “CORDLESS” Phone For All Ages! A must for Bugs Bunny and Looney Tune Collectors alike. 

 Bugs Is In Excellent Condition With The Voice Demo & Animatronics Working in perfect condition.  Bugs Says Quite A Few Phrases While Trying To Get Your Attention To Answer The Phone! 

Phone Has Many Features Including:

Speed Redial 40 Channels Auto/Manual Scan, Digital Security Codes, Page/Hand Set Locator, Out Of Range Indicator, 10 Memory Numbers, Up To 6 Hours Talk Time, Standby Battery Up To 3 Days, Last Number Redial, Switchable Ringer, Tone/Pulse Switchable, Volume Control, Hearing Aid Compatible, Battery Low Indicator, AC Adapter Included (No Batteries Required For Base). 

Bugs is available at £95 but as always we are open to reasonable offers.

It’s fully functional, converted and working and is ready to plug into your current telephone line to use straight away.  

“The phone is guaranteed for a full 12 months: all parts and labour free…. and then a nominal charge of around £10 plus parts after that; a lifetime Warranty by any standards. Hope you like her as much as we do! 😉

Call in and see Bugs and our many other retro, vintage and collectable items at our Community Enterprise based at Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EN. Telephone enquiries are always welcome. 

You can also visit our webpage “MakeItWorkShop.org” for more information or visit our Facebook Page “MakeItWorkshop CIC”. and find what our community enterprise does.

Or you can apply to become a volunteer. We are always looking for people from our community to get involved. 

Pop in and see us Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EL telephone 01704 535123.

TELEPHONE OF THE WEEK – REPRODUCTION 1935 GPO JADE RED VINTAGE MODEL 332 HOUSE PHONE – MAKEITWORKSHOP

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A beautiful vintage reproduction Bakerlite GPO telephone.   It has that classical look  like it’s walked straight out of a 1940’s Hollywood film.  

With its rich red colour it would make a fabulous gift for Valentine’s Day for that special person in your life and is definately a statement piece for any living room or bedroom. 

It’s a reproduction 1935 GPO model 332 house phone.  It comes with the original GPO stainless steel dial and facia.  The handset cord has the classic weaved covering and the ring tone is beautiful.  

 It’s made from Bakerlite and it is fully functional, converted and working and is ready to plug into your current telephone line to use straight away.  

It’s an absolute snap at £225 as this is so unique, but as always we are open to all reasonable offers.  

“The phone is guaranteed for a full 12 months: all parts and labour free…. and then a nominal charge of around £10 plus parts after that; a lifetime Warranty by any standards. Hope you like her as much as we do! 😉
Call in and see her at our Community Enterprise based at Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EN. Telephone enquiries are always welcome. 

You can also visit our webpage “MakeItWorkShop.org” for more information or visit our Facebook Page “MakeItWorkshop CIC”. and find  what our community enterprise does.
Or you can apply to become a volunteer. We are always looking for people from our community to get involved. 
Pop in and see us Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EL telephone 01704 535123.

Telephone Of The Week  –  The Dawn  (also known as The Pancake Phone) By Northern Telecom – With Original Box and Leaflets – £65 – MakeItWorkShop

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The Dawn telephone was supplied to BT by Northern Telecom (UK) Ltd. It is a two piece rotary dial instrument of stream-lined, modern design, with a circular base and generally rounded profile. The DAWN was available in three colours: Pale Yellow, Avocado Green and White. The telephone has an integral bell with a user adjustable volume control.

The “flying saucer phone” the “pancake phone”…. they were made by Northern Telecom…. Canada, I think….. It was the early days of so-called Designer Phones….. The age of the Trim Phone, of things that may, in time, become desirable…. An age before ‘Designer’ became fashionable. They are heavy, well made, different, unique, in their way.

Ready to plug into your phone line and use straight away.

It’s an absolute snap at £65. as this is so unique, but as always we are open to all reasonable offers.  

“The phone is guaranteed for a full 12 months: all parts and labour free…. and then a nominal charge of around £10 plus parts after that; a lifetime Warranty by any standards. Hope you like her as much as we do! 😉

Call in and see her at our Community Enterprise based at Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EN. Telephone enquiries are always welcome. You can also visit our webpage “MakeItWorkShop.org” for more information about what our community enterprise does.

Or you can apply to become a volunteer. We are always looking for people from our community to get involved. 

Pop in and see us Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport,  PR8 1EL telephone 01704 535123.

Rare Vintage PTT Ericsson Black Bakerlite Type 1951 Rotary Dial Telephone – With Mother In Laws Receiver/Listener (Second Ear Piece) – Matt Black Finish –  A Definate Collectors Piece – £185

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This is an original example of the stylish ‘1951’ model and was the result of a unique collaboration between PTT (the Dutch State Post & Telecoms dept), who designed the internal mechanism, and Ericsson who designed the beautiful exterior.  The initials PTT  stands for Post Telefoon en Telegraaf in Dutch. 

It’s beautiful Matt black finish adds to its charm and has the unique Mother In Laws Receiever/listener so a second person can listen in on the conversation.   

Another unusual design on this collectors piece is that the dial numbers are on the inside of the dial button itself, not inside each dial indent.  

Ready to plug into your current telephone and use straight away.

She is a snap at £185 but as always we are open to reasonable offers.

The phone is guaranteed for a full 12 months, all parts and labour free….. And then a nominal charge of around £10 plus parts after that:  A lifetime guarantee by any standards.  Hope you like her as much as we do.

Call in and see her at our Community Enterprise based at Cambridge Walks, Cambridge Arcade, Eastbank Street, Southport, PR8 1EN. 

 Telephone enquiries are always welcome.  01704 535123.

 You can also visit our webpage “MakeItWorkShop.org” for more information about what our community enterprise does, or apply to become a volunteer. We look forward to hearing from you.