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1943 Erika 5 Serial # 1095699/5 1943 Erika 5 typewriter, Serial # 1095699/5 Jon Olivarez's 1943 Erika 5 typewriter. 2016-06-24 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Jon Olivarez: 1943 Erika 5 Serial # 1095699/5 There is no denying: this machine is an incredible typer. Engineered to be a writer's dream, the carriage return is smooth as silk and the key action has a comfortable resistance.

For a prewar machine, this late model Erika 5 is unmistakably modern. The typing feel is best described as a baseball pitch: loose arm, then snap!

1943 Erika 5 #1095699/5

Status: My Collection
Created: 02-19-2016 at 03:46PM
Last Edit: 06-24-2016 at 08:15AM


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There is no denying: this machine is an incredible typer. Engineered to be a writer's dream, the carriage return is smooth as silk and the key action has a comfortable resistance.

For a prewar machine, this late model Erika 5 is unmistakably modern. The typing feel is best described as a baseball pitch: loose arm, then snap!

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