1950’s Working Blue Bird (Torpedo) Vintage Manual Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Light Blue
Working BlueBird (Torpedo) vintage, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. After some research on the serial code, I concluded that it was produced in the mid to late 1950’s. Regardless of such old age, the machine works very well! The keys are comfortable and it provides customisable functions for comfortable typing. The backspace, carriage return lever, the bell, the shift keys, carriage lock, margin setters, ribbon selector (for the colour change), the carriage release lever, the paper guide and the paper release lever all work as intended. This sturdy German typewriter is fitted with a new ribbon so you can type as soon as you get it and without any hassle. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable handle.
Made in Western Germany.
The overall condition is good. All of the keys work as intended and the BlueBird functions well. Minor signs of use and age are present on the typewriter. The case is in a shabby condition too.
Please note that the colour of the typewriter is light blue.
The retro BlueBird typewriter would be ideal for writers and authors, especially in the creative field. It will also be a unique gift. Due to the style and the aesthetics of the typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It appeals to all generations.
The retro BlueBird typewriter is located in London, UK.
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