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What was the model number for a selectric typewriter ribbons in 1983? Would the ribbon still be good today?

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  • kristenking Jul 15, 2009

    Would the IBM model number 1299508 be from this same year?

  • kristenking Jul 15, 2009

    Would the model number for the Tech III ribbons be 1136390? I see orange ribbons model 1229905 by IBM and would like to know which was more common and widely used in 1983?

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IBM 1983 selectric typewriter uses the IBM 210 Correctable Ribbon. So the IBM model number 1299508 ribbon is the one you are looking for.

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The 1983 IBM Seletric Model saw a new design Tech III refillable Cartridge design, It provided greater security as it was harder t remove from the typed page. Tech III Boxes were coded pink for standard quality, and were coded blue for higher quality. It may be good today. If the Cartridge packaging is still sealed and air tight, and was not exposed to the elements. 1983 IBM Personal Selectric Pictured
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IBM #1299095 this is the model number for the ribbon . i believe it will be good try using it but i cant assure

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