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1925 Remington Portable Serial # NV50404 1925 Remington Portable typewriter, Serial # NV50404 Mary Echevarria's 1925 Remington Portable typewriter. 2019-10-06 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Mary Echevarria: 1925 Remington Portable Serial # NV50404 Remington Portable #2 manufactured July 1925 by serial number (stamped on back right of frame). Replaced cracked platen and feed rollers with layered polyolefin heat shrink tubing with good results. This typewriter has a mysterious "TS" key/slug. Could it be a currency symbol?

1925 Remington Portable #NV50404

Status: My Collection
Created: 10-05-2019 at 04:07PM
Last Edit: 10-06-2019 at 06:19AM


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Remington Portable #2 manufactured July 1925 by serial number (stamped on back right of frame). Replaced cracked platen and feed rollers with layered polyolefin heat shrink tubing with good results. This typewriter has a mysterious "TS" key/slug. Could it be a currency symbol?

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Removed cracked platen and replaced with layers of commercial grade polyolefin heat shrink tubing, 3:1 heat shrink tubing (Pre Shrink OD:1-1/2")
Removed cracked platen and replaced with layers of commercial grade polyolefin heat shrink tubing, 3:1 heat shrink tubing (Pre Shrink OD:1-1/2")


Could this be a currency symbol?
Could this be a currency symbol?

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