Working Remington Rand Model 5 Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Black (Cast Iron Appearance) – Made in USA
London Typewriters offer for sale a working and serviced Remington Rand Model 5 portable typewriter, manufactured most likely in the early 1940s, in USA.
Despite being eighty years old, the machine works very well! The comfortable keys are responsive and make a solid sound when pressed giving confidence to the typist. The backspace, carriage return lever, the bell, the shift keys, carriage lock, ribbon colour switch, the carriage release lever, the paper guide and the paper release lever all work as intended. This black cast iron looking Remington Rand typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon so you can type as soon as you get it, without any inconvenience. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable handle.
The overall condition is very good. The keys type well and the machine functions as a whole. Minor signs of use and age are present.
A plethora of prominent authors and playwrights such as George Orwell, George Bernard Shaw and many, many others trusted their work to be typed on various Remington typewriters
This intriguing Remington Rand machine would be ideal for writers and authors, especially in the creative field. It will also be a unique 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 would appeal to various age group of typists.