Phone of the Day: 2500 Style Analog Telephone at Peppi’s Northside Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Phone of the Day: 2500 Style Analog Telephone at Peppi’s Northside Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
A good old fashioned Bell style 2500 Desk Telephone was spotted at this famous Pittsburgh sandwich place. Justin, my partner on this site, took this photo and sent over to me to post. I looked at the menu for this place and I wish it was closer to Chicago, the sandwiches look amazing. Their phone, ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7316E Digital Telephone at a Maryland Truck Stop

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7316E Digital Telephone at a Maryland Truck Stop
The other of us two guys and their phones sent me this photo of a Nortel still alive T7316E Norstar BCM at a truck stop in Maryland. It’s good to see Nortel alive and well.

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3902 Digital Telephone at my Friends RV in Pennsylvania

Phone of the Day: Nortel M3902 Digital Telephone at my Friends RV in Pennsylvania
My friend has a Meridian 1 Switch on his RV in Pennsylvania. This is one of his digital telephones on display near the bar. The M3902 was introduced around 1998 as the Taurus series digital telephones that were radically different designs than the older boxier Meridian sets. These sets came with softkeys and larger displays ...

Phone of the Day: Bell 2554 Analog Telephone at Notre Dame University South Bend, IN

Phone of the Day: Bell 2554 Analog Telephone at Notre Dame University South Bend, IN
A few weeks ago I went with my Father in law, brother in law and friend to a Notre Dame football game, and I took a photo of this phone in the bookstore. It’s your typical wall single line telephone, connected to something more powerful…..but the question is, is the analog telephone connected to a ...

Phone of the Day: Avaya 9408 Digital Telephone at Fields BMW Northfield, IL

Phone of the Day: Avaya 9408 Digital Telephone at Fields BMW Northfield, IL
My wife and I needed to buy a new car this past weekend. My 2000 BMW 528i with 265,000 miles on it finally decided not to shift anymore….aka the clutch went out and my mechanic said it wasn’t worth replacing. It stopped working while driving on the Indiana Toll Road between the Michigan City and ...

Phone of the Day: Bell 2500 Analog Deskphone

Phone of the Day: Bell 2500 Analog Deskphone
From my personal collection, this phone is in my bathroom at home. 616 Michigan area code and all.

Phone of the Day: Cisco 8841 IP Telephone at Shirley Ryan Ability Lab Hospital Chicago

Phone of the Day: Cisco 8841 IP Telephone at Shirley Ryan Ability Lab Hospital Chicago
This brand new hospital in the Northwestern medical district in Chicago is extremely modern. Their phones of choice are these new Cisco 8841 IP Telephones located throughout the hospital. I personally think they should have chosen the white colored phones to match the futuristic decor.

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7316E at The Fireplace Inn Chicago, IL

Phone of the Day: Nortel T7316E at The Fireplace Inn Chicago, IL
I went to dinner with my wife and I tonight to a nice Italian restaurant in Chicago’s Old Town neighborhood and we stopped in at The Fireplace Inn afterwards for a drink. I noticed this T7316E sitting at the host stand on our way in. This rugged reliable phone only has one flaw, the button ...

Phone of the Day: Polycom VVX310 at Atwater Brewing in Grand Rapids, MI

Phone of the Day: Polycom VVX310 at Atwater Brewing in Grand Rapids, MI
On our way back from our trip to Northern Michigan this past weekend, we stopped in Grand Rapids and visited the new Atwater Brewing which is downtown in a building that seriously used to be a rat trap, now it’s a renovated gem. I asked the bartender to take a picture of their remarkable beer ...

Phone of the Day: Nortel Millenium Desktop Payphones and Yours Truly at the Sheraton Eau Claire Calgary Alberta

Phone of the Day: Nortel Millenium Desktop Payphones and Yours Truly at the Sheraton Eau Claire Calgary Alberta
On my Wife and I’s honeymoon this past July, I spotted this Nortel Payphone in the lobby of our hotel. These were unique Payphones they accept credit card only and are built out of the body of Nortel M7310 Norstar phones. I’ve seen these phones in places everywhere from shopping mall seating areas to campgrounds ...