Description: The 'Tom Hanks Special.' Tom Hanks' #1 desert island typewriter. *(As per his comments in the 2017 movie 'California Typewriter.)'
This machine has one of the most desirable designs and geometry for lots of typing. It is built strong and reliable with lots of features, and has a very satisfying feel to it.
The perfect companion for writing at home, on the go, or need we say.. on a desert island?
The ideal machine for new or advanced users. Simple yet elegant design. Write Tom Hanks a letter and he'll write you back!
Machine has been cleaned inside and out, tuned up, and a new black/red ribbon installed. It is being sold with its original case in good condition.
Machine uses our universal ribbons so perfect and easy to get new ribbons and swap them in and out!
Country of Manufacture: USA
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Features/Functions: Touch Control, Margins, Margin Release, Tabs, Colour Selector, Paper Support, Line Spacing, Ribbon Reverse Lever.
Additional Notations: Machine is solid and reliable. There are some scratches and rub marks on the machine as you would expect from a machine that was used and is over 60 years old. Overall it is nice with no major chips or any dings to it.