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1952 Rooy portable Serial # 21006 1952 Rooy portable typewriter, Serial # 21006 Loser types's 1952 Rooy portable typewriter. 2022-10-02 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Loser types: 1952 Rooy portable Serial # 21006 Called Tetanus, few rust patches and last owner sprayed it with WD-40 and the typewriter was bent in the middle, required full teardown clean bending and scrubbing for this machine to work like new, lovely machine for my collection and the damage doesn't affect the action it just adds character, imported to Australia from France

1952 Rooy portable #21006

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Loser types (iguessthisisme)
Created: 10-01-2022 at 05:06AM
Last Edit: 10-02-2022 at 04:24PM


Description:

Called Tetanus, few rust patches and last owner sprayed it with WD-40 and the typewriter was bent in the middle, required full teardown clean bending and scrubbing for this machine to work like new, lovely machine for my collection and the damage doesn't affect the action it just adds character, imported to Australia from France

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folded
folded

halfway open
halfway open

top view halfway open
top view halfway open

unfolded
unfolded

logo
logo

right side ribbon spool
right side ribbon spool

left side ribbon spool
left side ribbon spool

folded carriage return lever
folded carriage return lever

unfolded carriage return lever
unfolded carriage return lever

all parts unfolded
all parts unfolded

carriage rails (bit dirty)
carriage rails (bit dirty)

double ribbon lift mechanism activated
double ribbon lift mechanism activated

shifted
shifted

Hunter: Loser types (iguessthisisme)

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17 years old with a passion for the past, started repairing these back in September 2021 and scrounging for any typewriters i can here in Perth Western Australia. Love these old machines and plan on fixing them for future generations to use.



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