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The Typewriter Database 1952 Juwel Rapid Serial # H 50994 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 1952 Juwel Rapid Serial # H 50994 This seems to be much like earlier Juwel models, to judge from photos, but with a different shell.

Unlike others who have created Juwel galleries, I don't think this is a bad typewriter. It's solidly made, fairly snappy, and has a quiet, purring carriage return.

This one has a strange keyboard: QWERTY but with characters for French and Italian. You have to shift to get numerals and the period.

1952 Juwel Rapid #H 50994

Status: My Collection
Created: 02-11-2017 at 02:56PM
Last Edit: 02-11-2017 at 03:41PM


Description:

This seems to be much like earlier Juwel models, to judge from photos, but with a different shell.

Unlike others who have created Juwel galleries, I don't think this is a bad typewriter. It's solidly made, fairly snappy, and has a quiet, purring carriage return.

This one has a strange keyboard: QWERTY but with characters for French and Italian. You have to shift to get numerals and the period.

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