Working 1960’s Olivetti Lettera 32 Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – QZERTY Layout
Working Olivetti Lettera 32 vintage, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. According to the serial code, this model was manufactured in the 1960’s, most likely in Italy. The comfortable keys are smooth and easy to type with and it makes typing an enjoyable and pleasurable experience. All the mechanisms work perfectly. This iconic Italian typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon and the machine is ready for action. The typewriter is equipped with a ribbon colour switch, therefore you will be able to use one ribbon and, can switch between two different colours, usually black and red. The original case is provided which has a comfortable handle.
The Olivetti Lettera 32 typewriter is equipped with an QZERTY key layout for typing instead of the more common QWERTY – so the only difference is the Z and W. This is how this particular model was manufactured originally.
The overall condition is good. All of the keys work and this Olivetti Lettera 32 typewriter functions as expected. Minor signs of use and age are present.
The very popular Olivetti Lettera 32 typewriter would suit any typist, with or without any typing skills. The typewriter would also suit those typists with finger or hand stiffness problems as we noticed this during a typewriter demonstration to one of our clients. This machine could be a starting point for a novice. This model would appeal to any age group.
The Olivetti Lettera 32 vintage typewriter is located in London, UK.