Russian & Eastern European Keys

Some examples of Russian and Eastern European telegraph keys.

(Click the thumbnails below to view a larger picture):


Early Russian Postal Key Close-up of Marking on Russian Key Bulgarian Postal Key Another Bulgarian Postal Key
Russian Key on Wooden Base Nameplate on Russian Key Soviet Military Key Inside of Key Showing Filtering Components
Soviet Military Key WIth Cover Key With Cover Open Another Soviet Key With Cover Russian KDM Sideswiper Key
Soviet Army Key Type B12

Another Soviet Army Key

Czechoslovakian Military Key Inside the Czech Key
Key & Tape Reader From Russian R-350 Spy Set, With Stylus & Crank Handle The Slots On Top of the Key Can Quickly Send Morse Numbers Using the Attached Stylus Also, a Strip of 35mm Camera Film, Pre-Punched With Code, Can Be Fed Through the Key to Quickly Send a Message Russian Open-Frame Key With Filter Capacitors
Unknown Small Russian Key. Possibly from a Military Field Set Another View of the Russian Key Showing its Small Size Russian Army Key Russian Army Key in Tall Metal Box
Inside the Tall Box Key Russian Key on Plastic Base Soviet Cosmonaut Key Article About the Cosmonaut Key
Inexpensive Radio Key on Plastic Base Another Inexpensive Key on Wooden Base Wood Based Key With Russian Marking on Side Bulgarian Army Key
Nameplate on Bulgarian Key Russian Sideswiper Used With EKM-3B Electronic Keyer Mini Key Used By Russians & Other Eastern European Countries Key for Mounting on the Edge of a Table
Another View of the Russian Table-Mounted Key Polish Radio Key Soviet Radio Key on Acrylic Base Another View of the Acrylic Base Key





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