Working 1981 Remington (Brother) Performer Typewriter – New Ribbon, No Case – Made in Japan
London Typewriters offer for sale a working Remington (Brother) Performer typewriter, which was made in 1981, in Japan.
This particular model has design features from the famous Japanese typewriter called Brother. The typewriter was re-branded for the USA market under the name of Remington
The Remington Performer works well. All the mechanisms function and the keys type as expected. The light keys are responsive and allow the typing to flow effortlessly. This typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon so you can type as soon as you receive it, without any inconvenience.
The typewriter is equipped with the touch control lever, which allows the typist to adjust the firmness of the keys to suit your own touch preference. Also, this model is designed to type in columns quickly and easily as it has a tabulator key. ‘Press down and hold the Repeat Spacer to continue to a desired point’, according to the instruction manual.
The overall condition is good. Please note there are a few scratches on the typewriter, but all original features are preserved without any over-painting – please refer to photos. There is no case for this Remington.
If you are planning a retreat to undertake creative writing, then the Remington typewriter will be your reliable companion. The machine is small, light in size and weight, therefore won’t take much space in the luggage. This model would be ideal for a beginner or typists with a light hand touch. It would be suitable for any age group.