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The Typewriter Database 1933 Rheinmetall Portable Serial # 157130 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 1933 Rheinmetall Portable Serial # 157130 Beautiful blue paint on this machine, although parts of it have yellowed a bit and started to crack. German QWERTY keyboard.

The mainspring was broken on this typewriter, but I was able to adapt a mainspring from an Olympia ultraportable.

From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt:
1933 Rheinmetall Portable

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1933 Rheinmetall Portable
Serial #
157130

Status: Sightings
Created: 05-05-2017 at 04:12PM
Last Edit: 05-05-2017 at 07:10PM

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Beautiful blue paint on this machine, although parts of it have yellowed a bit and started to crack. German QWERTY keyboard.

The mainspring was broken on this typewriter, but I was able to adapt a mainspring from an Olympia ultraportable.


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Richard Polt
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Obsessive typewriterist, creator of The Classic Typewriter Page in 1995, editor of ETCetera 2006-2012 & 2015-, blogger, author of The Typewriter Revolution: A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century (2015). E-mail: polt@xavier.edu


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