This is a lovely 1939 portable Remington Model 5 typewriter in a matt black colour with a crinkle paint finish and round black keys with silver chrome surrounds and was made in Canada.It has the Remington logo on carriage as well as the fabulous " British Empire Product " logo and flag and the manufacturing details on the back.This one has the slightly larger sized "pica" font giving you 10 letters to the inch.
This typewriter has been professionally cleaned,serviced,adjusted and tested.It is in a good working order and is fitted with a new ribbon so its all ready for you to start typing on.We also include a photo copy of a Remington instruction manual.
Group typewriter ribbons can be purchased from us and cost £5.95 including postage.You can purchase any manual typewriter ribbon for this machine and rewind the new ribbon onto its original metal spools .You can use two tone red and black ribbons on this machine as well as other colour options.
There are some very small marks to the paintwork and some minor discolouration in places,but generally it is in a very nice condition.It types well and has its original metal spools.The silver chrome work is also in a good condition.The typewriter measures 27cm by 30 cm and is 13 cm high.
It comes with its original wooden carry case with black covering which is also in a generally good condition with some small age related signs of wear.The handle and closures are sound.
This is a lovely 30's Remington "Streamlined" working typewriter in a great condition for its age with a nice typing action .
Delivery anywhere within the UK is included in the price.