Phone of the Day:Avaya T7208 Digital Deskset (really a Nortel set)

Phone of the Day:Avaya T7208 Digital Deskset (really a Nortel set)
A Nortel phone with an Avaya logo printed on it…….weird, enough said! Avaya discontinued the Norstar and BCM that run this phone….but they still manufacture the phone!

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3904 Hospital Phone

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3904 Hospital Phone
Thank you to our great college friend Raul Yzqueirdo for this picture of a Nortel Meridian M3904 digital telephone set shown at a hospital in Houston Texas.  The M3900 sets are still rather popular in hospital settings due to their durability and wide feature range.  They are also still manufactured new by Avaya to work ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel M7208

Phone of the Day: Nortel M7208
Today’s photo is from my friend Darrell who snapped this photo at a Mexican restaurant near Rockford, IL.  The photo is of a rather worn Meridian M7208 digital set manufactured to work on the Norstar line of KSU’s from Nortel.  These are not to be confused with the similar looking M2008 series digital phones that ...

Bell Manhole Cover: Noblesville, Indiana

Bell Manhole Cover: Noblesville, Indiana
Tucked away in an alley in a quaint restored alley in downtown Noblesville, IN, I found this really cool relic of the old “ma bell” days in the telephone world.  Yes, I’ve seen many of these covers in Chicago with MCI, Level 3, ATT, Ameritech imprinted on them….but it was so appropriate in this restored ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3903 Taurus Digital Set University of Michigan

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3903 Taurus Digital Set University of Michigan
Hi everyone, today’s phone is from the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor from a friend of mine who works on campus.  It looks as though the hospital is running on their own private digital Meridian One PBX, while the University itself uses Meridian M5000 sets running on Centrex and Cisco IP sets. Go ...