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Fitting new ribbons to smith corona 100 electric typewriter

I have purchased a new ribbon and a new corrector ribbon for my smith corona 100 electric typewriter but the corrector is not working and i think  i must have fitted it wrong.

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Re: fitting new ribbons to smith corona 100 electric...

The lift of tape has a dull side and a bright side make sure the dull side is toward the paper then press and hold the code key and the = key to reset the typewriter also see page 6 in the owners manual

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