Order two of the same color or a "Mix" of any color combination!
Please read the following information!
This is the most common ribbon size (1/2") and will fit 95% of all vintage typewriters! Some typewriters have small or unique spools and the new ribbon must be transferred to the original spools. The ribbon itself will fit.
The universal spools and ribbon will fit the following models and many others not listed.
Optima- Super, Elite
Remington - Noiseless, Portables(original spools required) and Office Models
Olympia - SM, SF, SG, DeLuxe, ALL Olympia typewriters
Underwood - Noiseless, Portable and Office Models ALL Underwood typewriters
Olivetti - Lettera, Studio, Valentine, etc
Royal portables- Portable, Quiet, Quiet Deluxe, Deluxe, Aristocrat, Arrow, Speed King, Signet, Junior, Royalite, Safari, Diana, Custom. 1920's - 1950's. Office models require the new ribbon be transferred onto the original spools.
LC Smith Corona - Silent, Sterling, Standard, Corona 3(original spools required), Corona Four, Speedline and Clipper. Office models require the new ribbon be transferred onto the original spools.
Hermes - 2000, 3000, Baby, Rocket, etc.
Voss - All models
Cole Steel - All models
Consul- All Models
This ribbon width is used in 95% of all vintage typewriters!
This is the most common ribbon size (1/2") and will fit 95% of all vintage typewriters! Some typewriters have small or unique spools and the new ribbon must be transfered to the original spools. The ribbon itself will fit.
Allen, Armstrong, Barlock 12, Century 10, Continental, All Corona(Model 3 and 4 original spools needed), Demountable, Emerson, Harris, Fox Visible, Franklin 7(7/16") Hammond Multiplex(7/16"), Monarch, National 1, Noiseless Portable(7/16"), Noiseless Old Model(7/16"), Noiseless New Model, Oliver 3,5,7(7/16"), Pittsburgh Visible 11, Royal 5,10 and all portables, Remington Visible and portables(original spools required for portables), Rex, Smith Premier Visible, Sholes New Model, Underwood New and Portables, Victor and Woodstock 5HN.
Some machines will need the use of the original spools but the majority can use the plastic replacement spools that come with these ribbons. If the spools don't fit then simply wind the new ribbon onto the original spool.
All of these ribbons are manufactured by me(see VTS News for more information) at the time of order. Shipping time is 48 hours.