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1933 Rheinmetall Portable Serial # 157130 1933 Rheinmetall Portable typewriter, Serial # 157130 Richard Polt's 1933 Rheinmetall Portable typewriter. 2017-05-05 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 1933 Rheinmetall Portable Serial # 157130 Beautiful blue paint on this machine, although parts of it have yellowed a bit and started to crack. German QWERTY keyboard.

The mainspring was broken on this typewriter, but I was able to adapt a mainspring from an Olympia ultraportable.

1933 Rheinmetall Portable #157130

Status: Sightings
Created: 05-05-2017 at 04:12PM
Last Edit: 05-05-2017 at 07:10PM


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Beautiful blue paint on this machine, although parts of it have yellowed a bit and started to crack. German QWERTY keyboard.

The mainspring was broken on this typewriter, but I was able to adapt a mainspring from an Olympia ultraportable.

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