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1965 Facit TP1 Serial # P405851 1965 Facit TP1 typewriter, Serial # P405851 Loser types's 1965 Facit TP1 typewriter. 2021-11-28 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Loser types: 1965 Facit TP1 Serial # P405851 My great-grandfathers machine, types really nicely and the carriage is so smooth as it runs on bearings, needed lots of cleaning due to disintegrated leather belt in it for silencing but i cleaned it up and it works reliably except for how stiff it is to press the keys due to the ribbon drive being gummed up by the whale blubber.

1965 Facit TP1 #P405851

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Loser types (iguessthisisme)
Created: 11-25-2021 at 07:12PM
Last Edit: 11-28-2021 at 05:30PM


Description:

My great-grandfathers machine, types really nicely and the carriage is so smooth as it runs on bearings, needed lots of cleaning due to disintegrated leather belt in it for silencing but i cleaned it up and it works reliably except for how stiff it is to press the keys due to the ribbon drive being gummed up by the whale blubber.

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the serial number on inside of typewriter
the serial number on inside of typewriter

The case and extras before i cleaned it up
The case and extras before i cleaned it up

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Manuals

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why am i here why do i have 2 typewriters? maybe i will find out, but i highly doubt it.



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