C0024

Two Baumuster T1 morse code keys and headset parts
Title
Two Baumuster T1 morse code keys and headset parts
Production date
c. 1939-1945
Additional Title information
Two Baumuster T1 morse code keys and headset parts, found with Enigma machine rotors.
MATERIAL(s)
Bakelite, steel, rubber.
Type
Radio equipment
DIMENSIONS
Various
Serial number(s)
Contributer(S)
COLLECTION NUMBER
C0024
CONDITION
Poor. Very fragile (especially key in first image). Deterioration of rubber cable cover and significant corrosion of metal components.
Category / Subcategory (if applicable)
Location
Main collection (Durham, UK).
STATUS
In storage
provenance
Purchased from a German metal detectorist. Found with C0022 (Set of three Enigma KD rotors).
Acquisition Date
Nov 2020
Associated object(S)
C0023.
Record Last Updated
Aug 20, 2022
DESCRIPTION
A pair of German Baumuster T1 morse code keys. The keys have a bakelite socket, a lid with the notice 'vor den Öffnen Stecker herausziehen' (before opening pull plug out), with a high-voltage arrow and a circle above. They also have a cable outlet on the right side with a bend relief spiral. The keys are mounted on a black metal base with rubber feet to prevent slipping when on a desk.
Notes
No items found.
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