The Siemag portable typewriter

The Siemag portable typewriter

The Express and the Siemag:Skeleton shift on the Siemag:You can forget about easy access to the escapement (the Express is the same):The problem I ran into with the ribbon mechanism is that it depends on a hook that hooks around a tiny screw. On my Siemag, this hook...
1950 Siemag II T typewriter

1950 Siemag II T typewriter

Last night I restored this 1950 Siemag II T which I imported from Germany several months ago. It just needed some cleaning to start functioning robustly again. “Robust” is certainly the word for this make. (I picked up a Royal KMM yesterday afternoon from...