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1916 Royal 5 Serial # 241616-5 1916 Royal 5 typewriter, Serial # 241616-5 Kenneth Kruschka's 1916 Royal 5 typewriter. 2022-08-20 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Kenneth Kruschka: 1916 Royal 5 Serial # 241616-5 Just getting her working was really something. There was a bind in the ribbon drive gear assembly under the typewriter; figured it out and fixed the gear's meshing properly again. This is a fun feeling machine. Update 8/20/2022- sold this machine as part of a four-typewriter deal to a couple from Illinois.

1916 Royal 5 #241616-5

Status: Sightings
Hunter: Kenneth Kruschka (KenKruschka)
Created: 12-16-2017 at 03:45AM
Last Edit: 08-20-2022 at 09:27AM


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Just getting her working was really something. There was a bind in the ribbon drive gear assembly under the typewriter; figured it out and fixed the gear's meshing properly again. This is a fun feeling machine. Update 8/20/2022- sold this machine as part of a four-typewriter deal to a couple from Illinois.

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Hunter: Kenneth Kruschka (KenKruschka)

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After finding a Smith-Corona Coronet 12 at a curb-side (in Winter while walking the dog) I carried it home; after it thawed out and started coming back to life I was hooked. My interest in this hobby lead to taking two parts typewriters to create one good unit. This typewriter aliment is (pretty much) in-curable!



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