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The Typewriter Database 1970* Adler Electric 21d Serial # 3519267 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 1970* Adler Electric 21d Serial # 3519267 This is a heavy, powerful, fast, and sophisticated electric typewriter, with some very complex mechanisms.

The serial number does not fit the range provided in the database (7301000-7934515) so I'm just guessing at an approximate date.

The machine has a paper injector and can use a carbon ribbon. The force of the strike can be adjusted, as can the position of the platen.

The carriage comes off easily when you remove two screws. (But first, "extract the plug," as the warning label says!)

From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt:
1970* Adler Electric 21d

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1970* Adler Electric 21d
Serial #
3519267

Status: Sightings
Created: 04-23-2013 at 04:54AM
Last Edit: 04-23-2013 at 04:54AM

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Description:

This is a heavy, powerful, fast, and sophisticated electric typewriter, with some very complex mechanisms.

The serial number does not fit the range provided in the database (7301000-7934515) so I'm just guessing at an approximate date.

The machine has a paper injector and can use a carbon ribbon. The force of the strike can be adjusted, as can the position of the platen.

The carriage comes off easily when you remove two screws. (But first, "extract the plug," as the warning label says!)


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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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