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1966 IBM Selectric I Serial # 4472250 1966 IBM Selectric I typewriter, Serial # 4472250 Erik Bruchez's 1966 IBM Selectric I typewriter. 2023-04-02 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Erik Bruchez: 1966 IBM Selectric I Serial # 4472250 Selectric 7x5: 15" platen, 13" writing line. This one is wider than the other Selectric I I have.

Didn't work initially. Works ok after minor service. Removed the usual crumbly/sticky sound-deadening foam.

The vendor sticker says:

REDWOOD TYPEWRITER CO.
902 Lincoln Ave.
SAN RAFAEL, CALIFORNIA 94901
415 456.0755
FAX (415) 456.9820

1966 IBM Selectric I #4472250

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Erik Bruchez (ebruchez)
Created: 03-06-2023 at 06:57PM
Last Edit: 04-02-2023 at 10:20AM


Description:

Selectric 7x5: 15" platen, 13" writing line. This one is wider than the other Selectric I I have.

Didn't work initially. Works ok after minor service. Removed the usual crumbly/sticky sound-deadening foam.

The vendor sticker says:

REDWOOD TYPEWRITER CO.
902 Lincoln Ave.
SAN RAFAEL, CALIFORNIA 94901
415 456.0755
FAX (415) 456.9820

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Hunter: Erik Bruchez (ebruchez)

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I started collecting my first pre-WW2 standard typewriters in 2017. Since then I have added a few machines to my collection, which now ranges from the 1890s to the 1980s. As of 2020, I have more big standard (desktop) typewriters than portables, and a few standard electrics.



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