Working 1960’s Olivetti Lettera 32 Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case, Cover – Made in Italy
Working Olivetti Lettera 32 vintage, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. After some research on the serial code, I concluded that it was manufactured in the 1960’s. Regardless of such old age, the Olivetti machine works very well! The comfortable keys are responsive and smooth when typing and it makes the whole experience of typing, enjoyable and effortless. The carriage return lever, the shift keys, carriage lock, margin setters, ribbon colour switch, the carriage release lever, the paper guides and the paper release lever all work as intended. This iconic Italian typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon so you can type as soon as you get it, without any hassle. Also comes with the case which has a comfortable handle.
The overall condition is good. The keys type without sticking and the Olivetti operates as expected. Please note that there are minor signs of use and age. A safety strap is provided for the case as one side of the zip is not working.
The retro Olivetti Lettera typewriter would be suitable for a traveler as it is light and portable. Also it is very popular among writers and authors. It will also be a unique gift. Due to the style and the aesthetics of the Olivetti 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 Olivetti 32 typewriter is located in London, UK.
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