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1979 IBM Selectric II Serial # 26-4723008 1979 IBM Selectric II typewriter, Serial # 26-4723008 Ted Munk's 1979 IBM Selectric II typewriter. 2017-08-11 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Ted Munk: 1979 IBM Selectric II Serial # 26-4723008 A nice featureful example of the Correcting Selectric II, Model 893, this one does have the 1/1.5/2-linefeed setting, dual pitch and correcting. This one is called "The Red Ryder".

Motor and ribbon cover datestamped late 1978, bottom case datestamp Jan 1979.

Traded off to MTE for a green 13" with the same features.

1979 IBM Selectric II #26-4723008

Status: Sightings
Created: 12-03-2013 at 07:16PM
Last Edit: 08-11-2017 at 01:53PM


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A nice featureful example of the Correcting Selectric II, Model 893, this one does have the 1/1.5/2-linefeed setting, dual pitch and correcting. This one is called "The Red Ryder".

Motor and ribbon cover datestamped late 1978, bottom case datestamp Jan 1979.

Traded off to MTE for a green 13" with the same features.

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