Working And Serviced Late 1930s Blue Bird (Torpedo) Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Made in Germany
Working vintage Blue Bird (Torpedo), manual portable typewriter in London (U.K.) Regardless of being manufactured in the late 1930s, the machine is in good working order! The keys are comfortable and smooth when typing and it makes the whole process of typing enjoyable and effortless. The backspace, carriage return lever, the shift keys, margin setters, ribbon colour switch, 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 black ribbon and it is ready for immediate use.
The overall condition is good. All of the keys work as intended. Minor signs of use and age are present. Please be aware that the case locks, but the lock shows general wear and tear – please refer to the photos.
The retro sleek and glossy Blue Bird typewriter would be ideal for writers, authors and journalists. It would also make an unusual 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.
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