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1927 Remington Portable Serial # NZ70007 7 1927 Remington Portable typewriter, Serial # NZ70007 7 Robert G's 1927 Remington Portable typewriter. 2015-06-06 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Robert G: 1927 Remington Portable Serial # NZ70007 7 British assembled Remington Portable typewriter, the second major version of the Portable.

Has modified keyboard with new (Imperial type) keytops, probably done after the thirties (fifties). Fraction keys swapped out for math and some Greek characters (statistics).

1927 Remington Portable #NZ70007 7

Status: My Collection
Created: 10-05-2014 at 05:46AM
Last Edit: 06-06-2015 at 04:25AM


Description:

British assembled Remington Portable typewriter, the second major version of the Portable.

Has modified keyboard with new (Imperial type) keytops, probably done after the thirties (fifties). Fraction keys swapped out for math and some Greek characters (statistics).

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Some parts rusted, most still shiny nickel.
Some parts rusted, most still shiny nickel.

Not the usual warranty in the lid, but has a green lid-lining.
Not the usual warranty in the lid, but has a green lid-lining.

The modified keyboard with math and four Greek characters
The modified keyboard with math and four Greek characters

Bottom view of machine mechanism
Bottom view of machine mechanism

Hunter: Robert G (RobertG)

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