Vintage 1972 Olympia SM8 Deluxe in Faux Leather Composite Carrying Case - Types Beautifully - Well Maintained

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1972 vintage and fully functional Olympia SM8 Deluxe Portable Typewriter with a faux leather covered hard case. The entire typewriter is in great cosmetic and mechanical condition. This is another personal typewriter from our extensive collection. Works perfectly, the black ribbon is a little dry but still has a lot of life left in it. It has great a great touch/feel to the machine and is a machine loved by writers for their snappy keystroke, egalitarian feel, and durable West German engineering. Made at Olympia Werke AG Wilhemshaven in Western Germany. The machine has been cleaned and inspected and is ready to type.

SERIAL NUMBER 4554767 made in the latter half of 1972.

This 1972 Olympia SM8 is a reliable workhorse of a machine with a solid body and durable finish. Well maintained, these machines will operate for years on end. Replacement ribbons are readily available online, and the type quality is excellent. There is still some life left in the ribbon included, but should be replaced for best type quality. The typewriter's case is dirty in the photo but I'll clean it up before shipping out.

Shipping will be approximately $40.00 in the Continental USA, any excessive shipping charge overage will be refunded. AK/HI contact for price. International shipping, please contact me with your country for a shipping price quote. The typewriter will weigh approximately 22 pounds packed.

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