Working Sperry Remington 1020 Portable Typewriter – Machine à écrire – New Ribbon, Case – AZERTY (French language keys)
Working Sperry Remington 1020 manual portable typewriter in London (U.K.). The typewriter was most likely manufactured in the late 1970s – early 1980s, in Japan. Despite such age, the original cobalt blue machine works very well! The comfortable keys are responsive and light making typing on it 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. The typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon so it is ready for immediate use. Also comes with the case which has a comfortable handle.
This Sperry Remington typewriter is designed to type in the French language.
The overall condition is excellent. The keys type well and do not stick. Minor signs and age of use are present.
The Sperry Remington 1020 would be ideal for a traveller as it is small in size and light in weight. The typewriter could be a starting point for a typewriter novice. It will also be a unique gift. Due to the style and the aesthetics of the Sperry Remington 1020 typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It appeals to all generations.