Selectric Composer

International Business Machines Corporation, Manufacturer

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International Business Machines Corporation, Manufacturer
The IBM Selectric in an electric typewriter with a ball-shaped striker in the carriage. Large typeweriter machine in black plastic casing. Case has been cracked and repaired. Standard QWERTY keyboard. Yellow LED light on left. Long gauge on front. Either side of unit has knobs for paper loading. Translucent paper tray on top as well as a guard covering internal components. Several levers on top. Grey power cable at back.
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
IBM / Electronic / Composer Maker's Plate
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International Business Machines Corporation. Selectric Composer, 2012.614. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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