A lovely two tone white and dark grey coloured Olympia SM 8 typewriter with dark grey keys, space bar and carriage knobs. Olympia was a German brand of typewriter that was known for their great quality and ease of use and this one was made in West Germany in 1974. It has the Olympia logo on the front and the manufacturers details on the back . It types very nicely and has been professionally cleaned, serviced, adjusted and tested. It is in full working order and is fitted with a new top quality American made ribbon so its all ready for you to start typing on. This one has the standard Olympia "elite" sized font giving you 11 letters to the inch.
We can supply Universal TW38 typewriter ribbons from £6.95 each including postage. Available in plain black, red/black and other colour options.
This model has a metal casing and the whole front section lifts up to access the ribbon . The SM portables have a reputation as being "the writers " typewriter and this one certainly types very nicely. It does have a few very minor marks to the casing mainly at the back corners. It measures 30 cm by 32 cm by 14 cm high.
It comes with the standard Olympia black coloured carry case which is also in a very good condition and has a sound handle and closure. This one also has its key. There are a few very minor marks on the inside and the outside of the carry case.
We include a copy of an instruction manual. All in all this is a good working Olympia in a lovely condition .
Delivery anywhere within the UK is included in the price.