"The phone is a remarkably complex, simple device, and very rarely ever needs repairs, once you fix them." - Dan/Panther
Started by Telephones_etc, March 07, 2019, 01:56:53 PM
QuoteMy mom had that exact same typewriter in college. I used it in high school until it finally wore out but I don't remember the keys fading on it. We always kept it in the case when it wasn't being used. It could be from something someone used to opaque the keys when they took typing
Quote from: Jim Stettler on March 07, 2019, 05:43:42 PMHarbor freight sells a hollow punch set that might work $8.99 plus shipping.https://www.harborfreight.com/9-piece-hollow-punch-set-3838.htmlPunch sizes: 3/32 in., 1/8 in., 5/32 in., 3/16 in., 1/4 in., 5/16 in., 3/8 in., 7/16 in., 1/2 in.
Quote from: Telephones_etc on March 07, 2019, 05:47:37 PMActually, almost always legends fade because repairmen and even users would 'dunk' the typewriter in water or a cleaning solution to deep clean all the grease and oil out. Here's a video that kinda explains it:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxQJ8gwR5-A