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1940 Remington Portable 5 DeLuxe Serial # B1128977 1940 Remington Portable 5 DeLuxe typewriter, Serial # B1128977 Richard Polt's 1940 Remington Portable 5 DeLuxe typewriter. 2017-04-21 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 1940 Remington Portable 5 DeLuxe Serial # B1128977 This is the first typewriter I've seen in person with a 6cpi typeface. The type is almost too big to fit, which probably explains why we're not going to find any typewriters with bigger type.

1940 Remington Portable 5 DeLuxe #B1128977

Status: Sightings
Created: 11-23-2016 at 02:33PM
Last Edit: 04-21-2017 at 11:52AM


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This is the first typewriter I've seen in person with a 6cpi typeface. The type is almost too big to fit, which probably explains why we're not going to find any typewriters with bigger type.

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