New Duplex

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Introduced in 1902 for 15 pounds, this machine is a modified Edison Concert.  The Triton (3 springs) motor has been replaced by the one of an Edison Home.  It has a special aluminum slip-on mandrel to be able to play both Standard and Concert size cylinders.   To play the Standard size ones it is provided with a special reproducer adaptor to lower the reproducer in the right position,  Notice the quite rare Edison-Bell Concert cylinder box.

 

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Close-up showing the reproducer adaptor in place to play Standard size cylinders.

 

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From the 1905 Edison Bell catalog.

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