The Typewriter Repair Bible Series

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The Typewriter Repair Bible Series

Learn to repair and adjust your typewriter and keep it running like new!



The Manual Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Basic Mechanical Theory and Indoctrination on how mid-20th Century manual typewriters work.
  • Step-By-Step Typewriter Symptom Troubleshooting Guide.
  • Complete 1946 OAMI Service and Adjustment Manual Covering: Standard Manual Typewriters: Remington * Royal * Underwood * Woodstock * L.C. Smith, Portable Manual Typewriters: Remington * Royal * Corona * Underwood.
  • Typewriter Tools, Ribbon Spools, Ribbons, Platens, Springs and Ball Bearings Reference.
  • Typewriter Typeface and Keyboard Reference.


The 1970 AMES Standard & Electric Typewriter Repair Manual

  • 1970 AMES B500 Basic Manual for Electric Typewriters
    Covering Standard Electric Typewriters:
    Royal 550 & 660 • Remington 25 • Smith Corona 400 & 410 • Olivetti-Underwood Scriptor & 700 Series • IBM Selectric 1 • IBM Model C & D
  • 1968 AMES B200 Basic Training Manual for Standard Typewriters
    Covering Standard Manual Typewriters:
    Royal Empress • Underwood Five • Remington Standard • Smith Corona Standard • Adler Universal • Hermes 9 & Ambassador • Olympia SG-3


The Olivetti Lettera 22 Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Complete 1962 Parts, Service and Adjustment Manual Covering
    Manual Typewriter: Olivetti Lettera 22
  • Olivetti Lettera 22 Portable User Manuals
  • Reference Catalog Olivetti Typewriter Typefaces
  • Olivetti History - 1908 to 1958


The Olivetti Lettera 32 & Studio 44 Typewriter Repair Shop Manual

  • Complete 1963 Parts, Service and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriter: Olivetti Lettera 32
  • Complete 1964 Parts, Service and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriter: Olivetti Studio 44
  • Olivetti Lettera 32 Portable & Studio 44 User Manuals
  • Reference Catalog Olivetti Typewriter Typefaces


The Hermes Baby and Rocket Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Hermes Baby and Rocket User Manuals
  • Complete 1963 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering
    Typewriters: Hermes Baby and Rocket Models HD-2/54, HD-2/60 and HD-2/64
  • Complete 1979 Exploded Parts Reference Manual Covering
    Typewriters: Hermes Baby and Rocket, Precisa Baby and Japy Baby Models HD-2
  • Hermes Baby and Rocket User Manuals
  • Reference Catalog: Hermes Typewriter Typefaces
  • Illustrated Baby, Jubilee and Rocket Model Age Guides


The Hermes 3000 and Media 3 Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Hermes 3000 and Media 3 User Manuals
  • Complete 1966 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriters: Hermes 3000 & Media 3 [HP-2/58 & HP-2/66]
  • Complete 1971 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriters: Hermes 3000 & Media 3 [HP-2/71]
  • Reference Catalog: Hermes Typewriter Typefaces
  • Illustrated Hermes 3000 and Media 3 Model Age Guides


The Smith-Corona Floating Shift Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Smith-Corona "Floating Shift" User Manuals
  • Complete 1947 and 1951 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manuals Covering:
    Portable Manual Typewriters: Smith-Corona Squareline (Flat-top), Speedline and Super-5 Series – Standard, Clipper, Sterling, Silent and Silent-Super
  • Complete 1955 Tools and Exploded Parts Reference Manual Covering:
    Portable Manual Typewriters: Smith-Corona Squareline (Flat-top), Speedline and Super-5 Series – Standard, Clipper, Sterling, Silent and Silent-Super
  • Reference Catalog: Smith-Corona Typewriter Typefaces and Keyboards
  • Illustrated Smith-Corona "Floating Shift" Model Age Guide


The Smith Corona 5, 5TE and 6 Series Typewriter Repair Shop Manual

  • Complete 1957 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriter: Smith Corona 5TE Electric Portable
  • Complete 1963 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriters: Smith Corona "New" 5 and 6 Series Portables
  • Complete 1958 Tools and Exploded Parts Reference Manual Covering:
    Typewriters: Smith Corona 5 Series Manual and 5TE Electric Portables
  • Complete 1964 Tools and Exploded Parts Reference Manual Covering:
    Typewriters: Smith Corona "New" 5 and 6 Series Portables
  • Smith Corona 5 and 6 Series Service Bulletins – 1958 to 1974
  • Typewriter User Manuals: 1957 Smith-Corona 5TE Electric * 1963 Smith-Corona Sterling * 1964 Smith-Corona Galaxie II * 1976 Smith-Corona Galaxie and Classic 12 * 1972 Smith-Corona Change-A-Type Order Sheet.


The Smith Corona 6 & 8 Series Electric & Cartridge Ribbon Typewriter Repair Manual

  • Complete 1965 Smith Corona Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Series 6 Spool Ribbon Electric Portables 6SE/6SE2, 6LE/6LE2
  • Complete 1974 Smith Corona Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Series 6 and 8 Cartridge Ribbon Models (Coronamatic)
  • Reference : Smith Corona Service Bulletins: 1967-1981


The Smith-Corona 6YC Series Typewriter Repair Manual

  • Smith-Corona 6YC Corsair User Manual
  • Complete 1974 Smith-Corona Lightweight Portable Typewriter Service Manual Covering Typewriters: 6YC Series Corsair and Cougar
  • Complete 1973 Smith-Corona Lightweight Portable Typewriter Parts Manual Covering Typewriters: 6YC Series Corsair and Cougar
  • Smith-Corona 6YC Series Service Bulletins


The Olympia SM 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 7 Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Olympia SM-7 User Manual and Olympia SM-3 User Manual
  • Complete 1955 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Portable Manual Typewriter: Olympia SM-1, SM-2, SM-3, SM-4, SM-5, SM-7
  • Complete 1962 Tools and Exploded Parts Reference Manual Covering:
    Portable Manual Typewriter: Olympia SM-1, SM-2, SM-3, SM-4, SM-5, SM-7
  • Olympia/ITC Technical Service Bulletins
  • Reference Catalog: Olympia Typewriter Typefaces and Keyboards
  • Illustrated Olympia SM Model Age Guide


The Olympia SG1 Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Olympia SG-1 User Manual and Salesman's Training Guide
  • Complete 1955 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Standard Manual Typewriter: Olympia SG-1
  • Complete 1962 Tools and Exploded Parts Reference Manual Covering:
    Standard Manual Typewriter: Olympia SG-1
  • Reference Catalog: Olympia Typewriter Typefaces and Keyboards
  • Illustrated Olympia SG Model Age Guide


The Olympia SGE 30/40/50 Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Complete 1968 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Standard Electric Typewriter: Olympia SGE-30 Series
  • Complete 1968 Parts Manual Covering:
    Standard Electric Typewriter: Olympia SGE-30 Series
  • Complete 1965 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Standard Electric Typewriter: Olympia SGE-40 and SGE-50 Series
  • Complete 1968 Parts Manual Covering:
    Standard Electric Typewriter: Olympia SGE-40 and SGE-50 Series


The Royal Sabre Portable Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Royal Sabre and Custom III Portable Typewriter User Manual and Royal Touch Typing Guide
  • Complete 1971 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Royal Manual Typewriter: Sabre Portable
  • Complete 1973 Exploded Parts Reference Manual Covering:
    Manual Typewriter: Royal Sabre Portable, Royal Custom III Portable
  • Reference Catalog Royal Typewriter Typefaces and Royal Tools Reference
  • Illustrated Royal Portable Age Guide


The Royal FP, MC Empress, 440 & 470 Typewriter Repair Shop Manual

  • Complete 1957 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Royal Manual Typewriter: FP Standard
  • Complete 1962 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Royal Manual Typewriter: MC Empress Standard
  • Complete 1967-69 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Royal Manual Typewriter: 440 and 470 Standard
  • Reference Catalog Royal Typewriter Typefaces and Royal Tools Reference
  • Illustrated Royal Standards Age Guide


The Adler Junior 10/20/30 Typewriter Repair Bible

  • 1963 Adler J3 User Manual
  • Complete 1964 Service and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriter: Adler Junior 10/20/30
  • Complete 1964 Parts Manual Covering:
    Typewriter: Adler Junior 10/20/30
  • Adler Typefaces Reference Guide
  • Adler Manual Portable Age Guide


The Adler Special and Universal Standard Typewriter Repair Manual

  • 1957 Adler Universal User Manual
  • Complete 1962 Service and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriter: Adler Special
  • Complete 1969 Service and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriter: Adler Universal 200, 390 & 400
  • Complete 1975 Service and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriters: Royal 700 and Adler Universal 200 & 400
  • Adler Typefaces Reference Guide
  • Adler Special & Universal Standards Age Guide


The Brother JP-1 Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Brother JP-1 User Manuals
  • Complete 1975 Brother Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manual Covering Portable Typewriters: Brother M100, Charger 11, 200, 210, 220, 240T, 250TR, 300, 300T, 350TR, 800, 800T, 850TR, 900, 1300, 1350, Performer 333RS
  • Complete 1975 & 1978 Brother Tools and Exploded Parts Reference Manuals Covering Portable Typewriters: Brother M100, Charger 11, 200, 210, 220, 240T, 250TR, 300, 300T, 350TR, 800, 800T, 850TR, 900, 1300, 1350, Performer 333RS
  • Illustrated Brother JP-1 Model Age Guide


The Silver Seiko 700 Series Typewriter Repair Manual

  • 1971 Silver Seiko 700 Portable User Manual
  • Complete 1970 Parts, Service and Adjustment Manual Covering:
    Typewriter: Silver Seiko 700
  • Complete 1967 Parts Manual Covering:
    Typewriter: Silver Seiko 700


The 1940 AMES American Typewriter Parts Catalog

  • Richly Illustrated Parts Reference Catalog Covering Pre-1941 American Typewriter Models:
    Remington - Noiseless 10, Noiseless 11, Noiseless Portable, No. 7, No. 12, No. 16, No. 17 and Portable
    Royal - Standard and Portable
    Corona - 3, 4, Zephyr and Floating Shift Models
    L. C. Smith - Model 8, Ribbon Indicator, Super Speed and Silent
    Underwood - Noiseless, Noiseless Portable, Master, Standard and Portable B, C, D, E, F and G
    Woodstock - 5F, 5N, 8J, 8K, 8L and Standard
  • Bonus: Includes “High Mortality Parts” Tables from 1946 AMES Catalog!


The Noiseless Standard Typewriter Repair Bible

  • Remington Standard Noiseless User Manual
  • 1936 & 1945 Service, Troubleshooting and Adjustment Manuals
    Covering Typewriters: Underwood and Remington Noiseless Standard
  • 1929, 1933, 1937 & 1942 Exploded Parts Reference Manual
    Covering Typewriter: Underwood Noiseless Standard
  • 1930 Underwood Noiseless Standard Typewriter Type Catalog
  • 1946 Underwood and Remington Noiseless Standard Tools Reference