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IBM Wheelwriter 5--Carriage advance problem

Hi- I haven IBM Wheelwriter 5 typewriter that has 6 keys all located together (P, 1/2, [ and the L, ; ' ) that type ok, but when they type, they do not cause the carriage to advance a space so that the next letter can be typed. All of the other keys on the typewriter type fine and cause the carriage to advance normally. Does anyone know of any solutions?

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  • Kaiserm Dec 31, 2007

    Thanks, DickyO!!!!!!! That was exactly what we needed! You have earned your Wiz rating!



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    Matt

  • Anonymous Apr 24, 2009

    Hi- I haven IBM Wheelwriter 5 typewriter that has 6 keys all located together (P, 1/2, ], = and the L, ; ' ) that type ok, but when they type, they do not cause the carriage to advance a space so that the next letter can be typed. All of the other keys on the typewriter type fine and cause the carriage to advance normally. Does anyone know of any solutions?



    Thanks for your help! Mike

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Try code (lang) key either the X or L depending on when it was made

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