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Woman builds fully-functioning rotary-dial mobile phone

If you’re old school enough to remember rotary-dial phones, someone has built a fully-functioning rotary-dial cell phone!

Justine Haupt, an engineer with the US Department of Energy, built the working model. She said it took her 3 years.

So many people were interested in seeing it and learning how she did it that it crashed her website.

This has got to be the funniest looking mobile phone ever, but much respect to her for being creative enough to make it happen!

Jeff Kode

Jeff Kode has previously written articles for The Arizona Republic, as well as other publications including Echo Magazine and IONAZ Magazine. He is an enthusiastic movie lover, and enjoys discovering new music. He was previously on air middays with his own show The Sugar Rush, 6-9 am on The Morning Beat with Steve and Jeff, and can now be heard during the afternoon drive 3 to 5 pm at 88.7 The Pulse.