TELEPHONE No. 226
cased table telephone for use with Repeater Telephonic No. 17A
(a battery-operated valve amplifier) and a
Bellset No. 26
for the hard of
hearing in C.B.
& Automatic systems.
Introduced in 1934 this telephone had the improved ASTIC transmission arrangement.
This model came in Black, Chinese red, Ivory and Jade green. The 1956 Rate Book advises that only black is available and that coloured sets should be made up locally using the Telephone No. 226, Black and substituting the coloured parts.
The telephone casing was Bakelite and the rheostat housing was made of steel.
Telephone includes (1946 and 1956):-
To be requisitioned separately as required:-
Circuit Diagram - N326.
Drawing No. 62828.
This picture shows the customer adjusting the volume and the Repeater Telephonic screwed to the wall
Picture from the rear of a Telephone No. 226,
More Pictures of the Telephone No. 226
Last revised: May 04, 2020