Silver-Reed SR 280 De Luxe Working Typewriter (1979)- New Ribbon, Case – AZERTY (French keyboard)-Made in Japan
Silver-Reed SR 280 De Luxe Working Typewriter working typewriter in London, UK. The typewriter was manufactured in 1979, in Japan. Despite such age, the typewriter works very well and retains all its function. The comfortable keys are responsive and it makes the whole typing process effortless and enjoyable. The backspace, carriage return lever, the bell, the shift keys, carriage lock, margin setters, ribbon colour switch, the carriage release lever, the paper guide and the paper release lever all work as intended. This Japanese made typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon and the machine is ready for immediate action. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable handle.
The overall condition is good. All of the keys work without sticking, apart from ‘%’ which works very occasionally otherwise the Silver-Reed typewriter types well. Minor signs of use and age are present.
This AZERTY typewriter is a specific typewriter for customers who wish to type in French. However, it might be adapted to customers speaking other languages. Silver-Reed typewriter is a practical typewriter for all generations and representatives of various professions. It could also be a sleek and an eye- catching present due to the bright orange colour. This light petite typewriter would be comfortable to carry around or travel to a writing retreat.
The retro Silver-Reed typewriter is located in London, UK.