Working 1950’s Smith-Corona Silent-Super Manual Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Made in Belgium
Working vintage Smith-Corona Silent-Super, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. According to the serial code, this machine was manufactured at the end of 1950’s . Being sixty years old it is a fine example of a mechanical creation of the human mind, and the machine still works well! The keys are comfortable and soft and the key buttons are shaped with raised rounded edges and deep enough which enables the typist to use less strength from the hands and therefore to speed up the process of typing. All the mechanisms work very well and the bell provides an impressive ‘Ding’ sound. This stunningly designed sky blue typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon and is ready for instant action. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable handle.
The typewriter was made in Belgium, which is quite rare for machinery manufactured in this European country.
The overall condition is good. All of the keys work and the typewriter functions well. Minor signs of age and use are present.
The sturdy Smith-Corona typewriter would be ideal for writers and journalists. It would also suit any typist with different typing abilities and typists with hand problems. This typewriter would be ideal for office use or as a gift. It appeals to all generations of typists.
The retro Smith Corona Silent-Super typewriter is located in London, UK.