Good old hotels

Posted by Devi (Chennai, India) on 14 June 2017 in Miscellaneous and Portfolio.

This is called the toggle switch I think. Once in a blue moon we find such switches in some parts of the towns!
This controlled the light in the hotel room.

ursulakatariina from Turku, Finland

Once we had switches like that here too! But that was very long time ago...

14 Jun 2017 5:59am

@ursulakatariina: we still have them in some old buildings!

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Très ancien système ! !.....)

14 Jun 2017 6:07am

: Helen : from is currently photographing at home in, Australia

Yes, a very old switch. They had some charm.

14 Jun 2017 6:23am

@: Helen :: Yes..but today the wires are hidden and switches sleek..Aesthetics, it is called !! Aw!!

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Oh jee....the bakelite switches ;-0

14 Jun 2017 6:34am

ceteceva from France

Un interrupteur à l'ancienne à mettre au musée !

14 Jun 2017 6:39am

farNaaz50 from Gorgan, Iran

When I was a child it was very difficult to turn the light on !

14 Jun 2017 7:11am

@farNaaz50: I know..these switches were tough ! absolutely child proof!

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

an interesting picture with very nice details :))

14 Jun 2017 8:45am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

This is also nice !

14 Jun 2017 10:12am

Sam from Chennai, India

A very old switch with round wooden Block. This was used long time ago.
Nicely captured Devi. :)

14 Jun 2017 11:52am

@Sam: Yes Sam...in all our ancestral homes :)

Shaun from Thorton, United States

A great series here Devi. You sure don't see these switches anymore. Excellent find.

14 Jun 2017 11:58am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Another good old detail

14 Jun 2017 2:30pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Cool shot of the ancient switch. It was built to last.

14 Jun 2017 4:37pm

@Steve Rice: you are right ! One needs a hammer to break this :)

Steven from Waukegan, United States

Quite a visual object in comparison to today's switches. :-)

14 Jun 2017 6:40pm

@Steven: you are right...

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

The old lamps and this old switch are real reliqs ... Excellent detail !!!

14 Jun 2017 10:41pm

@Baldwin VW: Thank you Baldwin :)

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Oh excellent!!!

15 Jun 2017 9:16am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

bien ce graphisme

15 Jun 2017 1:49pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

A M A Z I N G !

15 Jun 2017 5:47pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel interupteur avec ce noir et blanc génial.
Amitié

17 Jun 2017 1:11am

Dany Kervran from Morillon, France

Nice to see (again) this material, no more on duty since long years in France.

10 Jul 2017 9:51am

Casio EX-Z60
1/100 second
F/3.1
7 mm

old
switch

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