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    Posted 6 years ago

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    For those who do not know, the easiest way to explain what a transposition insulator is (from my last post) is to show one.

    I picked up at the Grand Rapids, Michigan, bottle show today this Brookfield 2-piece Transposition insulator with original wooden peg.
    I have wanted one for most of my few years collecting insulators.

    Brookfield was a major producer of all sorts of wonderful insulators but is not as popular in the hobby as Hemingray.
    Brookfield went down in 1921.

    This seems to be less common than the Am. Tel. & Tel. Co. versions, but it is not a rare insulator. It's just cool as heck (to me.)

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    1. sslam sslam, 6 years ago
      Its nice, i love the two pc, have a couple myself but i concentrate on only a couple styles. Dont have space to ollect all I would like to.
    2. SpiritBear, 6 years ago
      Yeah, space really runs out quickly. LOL.
    3. SpiritBear, 6 years ago
      A long-time insulator collector and student tells me this is a 1910-1915 type that is never seen with BROOKFIELD, but instead just the B.
    4. Trey Trey, 6 years ago
      Very cool:) never seen one.
    5. SpiritBear, 6 years ago
      Thanks. :)

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