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The Typewriter Database 1930 Underwood Portable 4 Bank Serial # 551534 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Rob Bowker: 1930 Underwood Portable 4 Bank Serial # 551534 A previous owner has painted this with tan enamel paints. Removing this paint also caused the loss of the original laquer and basecoat. Hence it became a silver surfer. It is clunky and the end type bars ding the ribbon covers, but it works OK!

1930 Underwood Portable 4 Bank #551534

Status: My Collection
Created: 04-10-2013 at 01:51PM
Last Edit: 03-21-2015 at 04:44PM


Description:

A previous owner has painted this with tan enamel paints. Removing this paint also caused the loss of the original laquer and basecoat. Hence it became a silver surfer. It is clunky and the end type bars ding the ribbon covers, but it works OK!

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