Question about IBM Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

HAVING TROUBLE PROPERLY CHANGING A CORRECTABLE RIBBON IN AN IBM SELECTRA 111 TYPEWRITER

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • IBM Master
  • 3,594 Answers

Go to lexmark.com , click yuor way to publications there you will find an operators manual. The pictures and descriptions are better than mine. (Be sure you have the right ribbon Selectric III takes two different ribbons)

DickyO

Posted on Sep 23, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Changing correction ribbon


First this is old school after hitting the correction you must press the letter you are trying to correct. if you knew this and the correction tape is properly installed and lifts up you may have old supplies, If you want to talk yuo can call me.

DickyO
216-269-3918

Dec 05, 2014 | IBM Correcting Selectric Iii Typewriter...

1 Answer

Wheelwriter 2 correction ribbon lift adjustment nost high enough


Check that the lift off is properly attached to the ribbon and ribbon is installed properly, If the liittle tabs on the L/O cassette are broken you can use a piece of tape to hold them together.

DickyO

Apr 10, 2013 | IBM Lexmark Personal Wheelwriter 2...

1 Answer

IBM Wheelwriter 30 Series II Since changing


The ribbon may not be fully seated on the ribbon deck. The blue latch has to hol it in place.

DickyO

Jun 30, 2011 | Lexmark Wheelwriter 30 Series II...

1 Answer

I changed the correction tape on our IBM wheelwriter 3 and it doesn't seem to be lifting the error. Any advise? The correction tape is not old and I had already tried moving it a couple of inches but it...


You may have a very old correction tape or ribbon, a non correctable ribbon or it isn't properly installed
Go to LEXMARK.COM for a downloadable manual.

DickyO

Mar 31, 2010 | Lexmark Wheelwriter 3 Typewriter

1 Answer

The correction tape is not working properly. Wheelwriter 1000


If everything was working befor the ribbon & L/O change Either the L/o is not properly attached to the ribbon or the ribbon and or L/O are old. Make some corrections then remove and look at the L/o, if the letters are near the center of the L/O the problem is the ribbon or L/o is old, if the print is on the top of the tape it is not properly attached to the ribbon or not coming out or the cassette properly.
If you have a fresh set or another T/W that works swap the ribbons and look at how they are attached.

For a picture ngo to lexmark.com and click your way to publications you will find a downloadable manual there.

DickyO

Jan 23, 2010 | Lexmark Wheelwriter 1000 Typewriter

1 Answer

Put new ribbon cartridge in ibm wheelwriter 3 not printing now


If the ribbon is lifting up you probably have a cracked print solenoid plunger cap. They are available but a little tricky to install.

DickyO

Feb 10, 2009 | IBM Wheelwriter 30 Typewriter

1 Answer

Ribbon replace on ibm selectra 2


Lift top cover up.
Move the carrier to center of machine.
On the right hand side of the carrier there is a red lever. slide it to the left.
( it will lift ribbon arm's up & move the ribbon drive mecanisem out of the way.)
you now can lift the ribbon cassett out of the machine,
put the new ribbon in the machine.
there is a wire with a white plastic roller around it on the left side of carrier. make sure the ribbon goes on the out side of the that wire.
put the ribbon throuugh the lift arms
turn the knob on ribbon till the colored led is in to the ribbon cassett + a few turns of the black ribbon is around the spool.
slip the red lever to the right.
close cover & try typing
hope it works for you

Feb 08, 2009 | IBM Wheelwriter 30 Typewriter

1 Answer

IBM Selectra III typewriter


There are two different ribbons for selectric III T/W's. One has the ribbon guides as part of the cassette the other the guides are part of the machine.
Be sure the ribbon and L/Oare installed properly and the ribbon is winding on the take up spool properly (counter clock wise) and if the guides are in the machine id to the left if thr white slacker finger just L. of the ribbon also be sure the L/O tape is behind the black seperation finger and the ribbon is in front of it (just to the rt. of the opening in the plastic card holder).

DickyO

Oct 30, 2008 | Lexmark Wheelwriter 15 Series II...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Office Equipment & Supplies Logo

Related Topics:

71 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top IBM Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

James Cagle
James Cagle

Level 2 Expert

453 Answers

CheckitRight
CheckitRight

Level 3 Expert

1362 Answers

Jim Keysor

Level 2 Expert

329 Answers

Are you an IBM Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...