Sunday, September 24, 2017

Caligraph complete

Remember my Caligraph?

I finally got back to it and completed the restoration process. It doesn't look like new, but it works, and it's clean. Here are some before and after pictures:

But no sooner has it been restored than it has left my collection and joined that of a fellow typospherian. I enjoyed finding it and fixing it — I learn so much by cleaning and repairing a typewriter. But with my limited display space, it makes sense for it to go to someone else now.


  1. Very nice, yet so fleeting :D

  2. Great work Richard. Too bad you did not have room for it.

  3. You will be seeing it again soon at Hermans. Its new owner is using it in the typing contest. It will be in a separate category for antique machines. I will also be in the contest