Something for the weekend

Yep. The typebars go up.
Yep. The typebars go up.
Platen knob has some history of repair... Paper release lever is snapped off.
Platen knob has some history of (bad) repair… Paper release lever is snapped off.
Deceptive typecast! No drawband and the feedrollers are flat...
Deceptive typecast! No drawband and the feedrollers are flat…

Tomorrow I will investigate the mainspring function and replace the drawband. Not to mention giving it a much needed clean and polish, a blow with a can of air and a good talking to. I mean, a pep-talk of course. Still, even with all the faults I can already see, it’s nice to get this thing to print a few words.

Safe n' hame. All present and correct.
Safe an’ hame. All present and correct.

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