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1912 Underwood 5 Serial # 475,051 - 5 1912 Underwood 5 typewriter, Serial # 475,051 - 5 Tyler Anderson's 1912 Underwood 5 typewriter. 2015-10-28 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Tyler Anderson: 1912 Underwood 5 Serial # 475,051 - 5 Vilhelm the Underwood 5, at your service. Once a rust bucket brought back from the depths of hell itself, this machine could not properly type when I acquired it. It just so happens I acquired it at the beginning of my typewriter collecting, so I did not have the knowledge necessary to properly repair it, and I botched the job so badly I shoved it in a closet for two years. But I have redeemed myself, and Vilhelm now sits proudly on my desk.
The only issues are the backspace not working, and shifting still being a bit iffy since someone some time ago smashed the carriage basket.

1912 Underwood 5 #475,051 - 5

Status: My Collection
Created: 10-28-2015 at 09:38PM
Last Edit: 10-28-2015 at 09:39PM


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Vilhelm the Underwood 5, at your service. Once a rust bucket brought back from the depths of hell itself, this machine could not properly type when I acquired it. It just so happens I acquired it at the beginning of my typewriter collecting, so I did not have the knowledge necessary to properly repair it, and I botched the job so badly I shoved it in a closet for two years. But I have redeemed myself, and Vilhelm now sits proudly on my desk.
The only issues are the backspace not working, and shifting still being a bit iffy since someone some time ago smashed the carriage basket.

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