Buffed up Brother

Though I’m pleased with the way this brother turned out, I’m just not in love with the plastic shell. During cleaning I noticed that the body sported some redundant screw holes and tabs and so I’ll be interested to see if I can swap out the plastic for a spare metal shell I have (nicer design and also blue!) That’s a job for another day though. For now I have a few letters to write to put this machine back into proper use. I treated it to a new ribbon all its own too. There’s nothing like a clean typewriter with a new ribbon.

2 thoughts on “Buffed up Brother

  1. Fine work! You have your typewriter looking like new.

    I’d try a Challenger 11 cover. Those typewriters seem quite plentiful at low prices, and the style looks nearly identical to yours.

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