Parts and service are available for current VIBROPLEX products. Repair parts for all current production model keys built 1945 to the present day are available. To order parts: consult the machine drawings and parts lists links shown below per model to determine what parts you need. We do not have automated parts ordering available via our webpage - call us (865) 309-5073 to order with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, PayPal. We ship parts worldwide.
Service: We offer repair and rehabilitation service for VIBROPLEX current production model keys built 1945 to present. Service rates are $30/hour for labor plus parts and return shipping. Call us (865) 309-5073 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss service possibilities. Limited service on pre-1945 keys or obsolete models is available as we have no ready supply of many repair parts for these items.
TECHNICAL DATA, CURRENT MODELS:
WHAT'S A JEWELED MOVEMENT?
Click here for a pictorial document describing jeweled vs. non-jeweled movements.
HOW OLD IS MY KEY?
We have a serial number chart available by clicking this link to determine age of your VIBROPLEX key. Please note that no model information corresponds to serial numbers - the serial number only indicates date of manufacture.
AUTOPLEX (electromagnetic predecessor) 1902-1905. K9WDY collection.
DOUBLE LEVER - independent dit and dah key levers. 1906-1927. Restored by W4PAL.
MODEL X. 1911-1927. Restored by W4PAL.
"No. 4" BLUE RACER. 1914-1966.
UPRIGHT VERTICAL BUG. 1917-1919.
MARTIN JUNIOR (reduced size version of ORIGINAL BUG). 1921-1939.
CHAMPION - cheaper version of LIGHTNING BUG. 1939-1979.
ZEPHYR - narrow base version of CHAMPION. 1939-1958.
BRASS RACER IAMBIC. 1982-1996 with EK-1 keyer in base. 1996-2013 without keyer.
Now available as currently with chrome plated finish as the BRASS RACER CLASSIC TRIANGLE.
CODE MITE miniature straight key. 1997-2010.