Posts Tagged with ‘Typewriters’

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Manual Typewriters are Back!

Who says the manual typewriter days are over? For those of you who love the simplicity and easy of basic old time typewriting, this post is for you! Let’s all take a moment to appreciate the days where we didn’t have to concern ourselves with saving, printing, and formatting our files (not to mention modern day computer viruses, freezing and losing all files…etc). Some would say writing novels or letters with a typewriter rather than a computer gives a more authentic feel, therefore a better end result to your masterpiece. Furthermore, we simple and traditional people don’t mind our traditional back end systems and prefer to risk a few minor “irreversible” mistakes. Don’t you remember using white-out? Yes, that still exists. Go out and get yourself some good-old-fashioned white-out to go along with this vintage manual typewriter. You will most definitely not regret it as the current bid is as low as $100 USD. You have until TOMORROW, May 18th 2016 at 10:35 am to go ahead and make a final bid on this gem! It is located in Garden City, KS. To bid on this Royal Manual Typewriter , click here to head over to www.governmentauctions.org and sign up for your FREE 3 day trial!


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Posted in Computers, typewriters
Wednesday, June 26, 2013

IBM Correcting Selectric III Model 670X Electric Typewriter: For the Hipster In You

typewriterWe don’t know much about typewriters, but we do know one thing. There are two types of people in this world that still use typewriters: people like Tom Hanks who are not only avid collectors, but they understand the complete intricacies of the machine, and of course, hipsters. Hipsters might not understand all the subtleties of a typewriter, but they sure do love them regardless. No matter which category you fit into, this next auction is definitely worth checking out. It’s for one lot of 3 IBM Correcting Selectric III Model 670X electric typewriters. These typewriters appear to be in good working condition, however, it is still highly recommended that they be inspected live in person prior to bidding online. The current price for this auction is just $5 with no bids as of yet. This auction will be ending in just a few short days, so if you’d like to learn more about this auction then we strongly recommend you click here in order to activate your 3 day free trial account.


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Posted in Online Auction, Online Auction Items, Surplus
Monday, May 16, 2011

The Unabomber’s Personal Items Will Be Up For Auction

UnabomberSketch.jpgFor almost 20 years, Ted Kaczynski aka The Unabomber, terrorized America with his home made letter bombs. Luckily, in 1996, he was caught in a cabin in the woods. Now, almost 15 years later, his personal items will be up for online auction. Coming soon, to an online auction you would be able to bid on items once owned by this nefarious individual. You could snag lots of every day items and a few more that would no doubt raise the interest of collectors or those fans of the more morbid side of auctions. You could find tools, knives, saw blades, hatchets, files, saws, hunting knives, masks, arrows, magnets, axes, and more. You could even get your hands on some clothing that was in his possession such as gloves, coats, scarves, shoes, sweaters, jackets, duffel bags, hoodies, mittens, and boots. His personal effects include typewriters, watches, yearbooks, checks, travel kit, home made calendar, and a ton of books that range from language, to history, to some classics. There are a ton of items up for grabs and the auction will take place this week, so you can click here for more details!


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Posted in Live Auction Items, Online Auction, Seized
Monday, April 11, 2011

Swintec 7000 Typewriter: You Have It In You

swintecmachineThe Swintec 7000 Typewriter that is currently available for online auction can be your super tool to finally write that Great American Novel. Writing can be a fun and enjoyable hobby, if you like to write then this is the perfect auction for you. You could take this device anywhere that there’s an outlet. It seems like it was well taken care of. This great machine could also last for an extremely long time if you take care of it. Swintec is known for making high quality typewriters. Since this item is only available for a limited time, you may be able to get a great deal on it. Find out more about this item and many other government auction by clicking here.


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Posted in Online Auction Items, Seized
Tuesday, September 28, 2010

4 Electric Typewriters From Swintec And IBM: You’ll Love Them

SwintecSwintecWhen you want to start writing that great American novel you should definitely check out this current online auction for 4 Electric Typewriters From Swintec And IBM. These machines will no doubt help that writing spree that you are planning on going on. This lot includes 2 Swintec 8014S, 1 IBM Wheelwriter 6, and 1 IBM Correcting Selectric 3. With these 4 machines you would be able to finish that book you are working on in no time flat. You could also do all your term papers with the greatest of ease. These items are located in Arizona and can easily be shipped to you. The current bid on this lot is only $10 with the auction ending today. Find out more by activating your free trial account.


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Posted in Online Auction Items, Seized