||Western Electric 525B Weatherproof Housing
For outdoor use. Marked 525B. The inside of the door has the door's part number: P-14E200. The door is spring-loaded to close automatically.
The #6 dial has a nice procelain daisywheel surround and plain white number plate.
Inside, the hookswitch has an interesting mount above the
network and ringer look familiar.
Has a space for an optional KS-8028 lock, which uses a
The keyhole has a ridge over it to direct rainfall away from the
Threaded holes on the top and bottom provide conduit access.
||Western Electric 525BW Weatherproof Housing
For outdoor use. Marked 525BW. The final W
indicates the phone was supplied without Bell System markings.
The outside of the door is marked "Western Electric" and inside
has the door part number the door's part number: P-14E201. The
case is stamped 314WA on the back.
|KS-8028 Lock and Keys
Self-locking. Automatically locks when the door is closed. Key is required to open the door.
For applications where self-locking is not desirable, a KS-7861 lock may be substituted.
If no lock is present, the door is self-latching, so will stay closed -- even though not secure.