AT&T Dry Pairs?

Ryan Shea ryanshea at
Thu Sep 30 21:20:52 UTC 2010

Years ago I managed to get a dry pair from Verizon for some homebrew DSL,
but there was some telco specific term for the dry pair, like "series 7
alarm circuit" or something. AT&T may have their own term.


On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 4:52 PM, Brandon Galbraith <
brandon.galbraith at> wrote:

> Has anyone had any luck lately getting dry pairs from AT&T? I'm in the
> Chicago area attempting to get a dry pair between two buildings (100ft
> apart) for some equipment, but when speaking to several folks at AT&T the
> response I get is "You want AT&T service without the service? That's not
> logical!". Had no problems 3-4 years ago getting these sorts of "circuits",
> but it appears it's gone the way of the dodo now. Any emails off-list are
> appreciated.
> --
> Brandon Galbraith
> US Voice: 630.492.0464

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