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Machine Co. Inc. Model: BTL Vintage Morse Code Key
Bros. Mach. Co. only made keys not keyers. All the
keys were made by one person, Bill Brown.
He made the die-cast machine, all the
keys parts and dies himself.
Bill Brown also
designed, painted and labeled each key ever made by Brown Bros. Mach.
He worked alone in his shop in the
basement making the keys. Bill was a true perfectionist and a real
The Model BTL was the original keyer
paddle which used the
unbased twin lever(UTL) on a heavy, black painted, wrinkle
metal base. The leads were connected to three screw
terminals located on a recessed panel at the rear of the
from the operator. The base measured 3.5in X 4.5in.
It was first reviewed as "New Apparatus"
in the September 1964 issue of QST Magazine.
This key was made from
1964 to 1973, from the research it appears that this key was closer to
year and not the later.
Model BTL key is in excellent working condition and
ready to be used or a great addition to your collection.
in this purchase is: the BTL key, cable with
attached plug already connected to the key for quick installation.
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