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Old 29th Oct 2017, 3:23 pm   #21
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Default Re: Help needed with bits!

Is the hook switch connected across the bell by mistake?
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Old 29th Oct 2017, 7:16 pm   #22
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Default Re: Help needed with bits!

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I would suggest that you have a problem with the phone's internal wiring/conversion then.

With the phone on-hook, all that should be connected to the line is the bell and that's in series with the capacitor in the master jack, so there's no DC path.
Thanks Graham - will keep persevering!
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