From: "Michael A. Terrell"
Subject: Re: Telephone Ring Suppressor
Date: Fri, 20 Sep 2002 23:54:13 -0400
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Jim Thompson wrote:
> On Fri, 20 Sep 2002 19:31:47 -0400,
> "Peter O. Brackett" ,
> In Newsgroup: sci.electronics.design,
> Article: ,
> Entitled: "Re: Telephone Ring Suppressor",
> Wrote the following:
> |> It's nothing more than a full-wave rectifier that can be switched in
> |> or out of the telephone circuit.
> |> ...Jim Thompson
> |Interesting. Doubles the fundamental frequency of the ring signal. Cute
> |idea, very efficient, inexpensive...
> |Hmmm... I guess that it only works with "tuned" ringers.
> |AFAIK most all ringers are tuned and so that's OK.
> | Indialantic By-the-Sea, FL
> However it works, it works on my Home Receptionist phone which doesn't
> use a mechanical ringer.
> I plan to view Caller-ID (using an old PC) with the ringing
> suppressed. If the Caller-ID matches my allowed list ringing will be
> activated. Shit list CID's will be "answered" by the PC, given a
> nasty message, then hung up ;-)
> ...Jim Thompson
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