Household Items

Trimline telephones
Introduced in 1965
Trimline telephone
In order to reduce the size of the rotary dial, the designers removed the space between the digit 1 and the finger stop and had the finger stop move the required distance instead.  Many users were not even aware that it moved in this manner.

A Touch-Tone model was added in 1966.

Registered users can log in to post comments or submit items for the galleries.

Login Register

There are 0 comments for this item.



Bookmark and Share

Most people find us by word of mouse. Please share our URL,
https://www.bbemuseum.com/museum/ with your friends!
This site is brought to you using 100% recycled electrons.

Total trivia questions served: 2,190,405