Wonderful fluro red portable typewriter made for the British stationery firm W H Smith in Japan during the 1980's . These came in grey , blue and the red colour with the early ones being made in Japan and the later ones coming from Korea . It has light grey keys and the WHSMITH logo on the front at the left side and the words " RED FOX " in the middle and has the standard "elite " sized font giving you 12 letters to the inch , see the video below.
This typewriter has been professionally cleaned ,serviced, adjusted and tested . It is in full working order , types well and is fitted with a new Group 9 ribbon so its all ready for you to start typing on !
We can supply Group 9 typewriter ribbons at $12.50 each including postage. Available in plain black, red/black, blue and purple. A ribbon will last you a long time and to give you an idea , in an office environment with someone using a typewriter professionally a ribbon would last them around 3 months .
The typewriter is in a very good general condition with just a few very small marks to the plastic body .It comes with a matching red plastic case which fits on over the top of the typewriter. It is also in a good functional condition with just a few marks and some discolouration in places .The handle and clips work well .
This Red Fox measures 30 cms x 30 cms and is 7 cms high .We also include a copy of the instruction manual . This is a fabulous retro working typewriter in a great colour and is already to just take out of the box and start typing on .
Delivery from our UK workrooms directly to you anywhere within Australia is included in the price.You just need to allow 5-7 working days for the delivery.