Working And Serviced 1970’s Olympia SM9 Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Cursive Font
Working and serviced Olympia SM9 manual portable typewriter in London, UK. After some research on the serial code, I concluded that it was manufactured in the 1970’s. Regardless of such old age, the Olympia works very well! The comfortable keys are responsive and smooth and it makes typing 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 German made 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.
One of the distinctive features of the typewriter is its unique cursive font which stands out as it produces a handwriting style of type.
The overall condition is good. The keys work smoothly and the Olympia SM9 typewriter types well. Minor signs of use and age are present.
The retro Olympia typewriter would be ideal for art projects or creative writing. It would also be a unique gift. Due to the typing font and the aesthetics of the Imperial typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as weddings.
The Olympis SM9 typewriter is located in London, UK.