VINTAGE 1920'S FELT TARRANT COMPTOMETER ADDING MACHINE WORKING CONDITION RARE. One key is missing on the far left (5th up from the bottom) and some of the others are cracked from age. Machine operates smoothly and is in great operating condition. Please look at all pictures for condition and judge for yourself before purchasing. There are two metal plaques at the top of the machine. One has the Felt Tarrant Mfg co Chicago followed my a bunch of Patton numbers. The other plaque says RESERVED FO...R RENTAL SERVICE COMPTOMETER CO.This is a model J numbered J341545Best I can tell this is from the 1920s.
Vintage 1920's Felt Tarrant Comptometer Model: H SN: 224083 Weight: 17.8 LBS Tested GoodAll keys work but the 4th row 2 4 you have to push down firmly to workAlso "Correction Key" works correctly which locks the keyboard when any key is not fully depressed Includes:Comptometer Instructions CoverBaseOnly Shipping to the Lower 48 StatesNo Shipping To:HawaiiPuerto RicoAlaskaU.S Virgin IslandsNo Shipping to P.O. BoxesHistoryof The Comptometer Model H Below:TheH-Model appeared in the 1920 as F T's fi...rst postwar Modelstarting with SN 200, 000 and was produced from 1920-1926Itis easily distinguished from the prior models by the presence of theComptometer Script Logo on the front and back of the caseHowever, improved operational characteristics were to largely determine itsfate in the marketplaceTheforward placement of the clearing lever allowed the operator to zerothe register with a single motion of the little finger, withoutaltering hand position over the keyboardInternally, less obvious improvements included audible, tactile and visual clearsignals (bell, key pressure and slight offset of register zeros)Allthese refinements improved operator speed and accuracy, but at somecost in complexity of the mechanism, which required the front of themachine to be extended by about 1 cmSupportfor this major step forward included one of the most detailedtechnical manuals for mechanical devices ever producedBy1920, Felt Tarrant had grown into a major presence in theoffice machine business and Dorr Felt would kick off the introductionof his new model with a gathering of his sales force in June at theChicago factoryTheH-Model was a Big Hit with users and justifiably so what with itsmany operational and aesthetic improvementsItwas produced until 1926All keys work but the 4th row 2 4 you push down firmly to workThese pictures represent the actual item you will receive and is already boxed with care ready to be shipped to a new homeI take Pride in my listings to be as Accurate Honest as possible. Also I have a lot of respect for buyers and provide a Good Quality Product, Ship in a Timely Manner either day of sale or the next following day. Tracking will be automatically added to listingBid with Confidence Longtime 13yr eBay Member...To Benefit both Buyer Seller Please.. Please.. Read All Description View All Pictures Ask Questions if Needed before PurchasingFrom a Pet Free, No-Smoking Environment (I don't smoke)No International ShippingThanks For LKiNG...
Amazing Find As far as I know it is in working condition, A real piece of historyFAST, PROFESSIONAL SHIPPING100 GENUINE We'rea USA SELLERPLEASE NOTE: The item you see is the EXACT item you arereceiving. This item is used, therefore the pictures show the best descriptionof the condition of the item. If you have any questions about any of theimages, PLEASE feel free to email us.Please see pictures for an accurate description of the item andconditionWe do accept returns within30 days. Please note,... the item must be returned in the same condition asit was received. If an item is returned for the reason 'Item not as described', this type of return will be verified through eBay to protect both the buyer andthe seller
Vintage 1920s-1930s Ve-Po-Ad pocket adding machine from Reliable Typewriter and Adding Machine Co. Chicago, IL. It comes complete in the original box with the stylus and instruction booklet. It is in great shape for its age, and works perfectly. Nice vintage collectible. Thanks Vintage 1920s-1930s Ve-Po-Ad pocket adding machine from Reliable Typewriter. Shipped with USPS Priority Mail.
8" Wide at Base, 7-34" Tall with Spool Holder - Some Rust on Plate, Lever for holding material in place moves up and down Nicely, but is Rusty - Wheel with Wood Handle moves but needs some Oil to make it turn easily - Spool Holder is Rusty - Pretty Red, Gold Green Floral Design - sold "as is" - PayPal.PAYMENT DUE WITHIN 48 HOURS OF AUCTION CLOSE.ITEMS SHIPPED MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS FRIDAYS.I COMBINE SHIPPING.
ORIGINAL DEFIANCE TIRES TIN TACKER DEALER ADVERTISING SIGN IN AS FOUND USED CONDITION.THE SIGN DOES SHOW SIGNS OF AGE AND HAS SOME ISSUES. IT HAS VARIOUS DINGS AND DENTS AND SOME SURFACE RUST STARTING IN A FEW AREAS. I THINK IT MAY HAVE BEEN A TIN OVER CARDBOARD SIGN BUT THE CARDBOARD IS LONG GONE IF IT WAS. THE EDGES ARE FOLDED OVER LIKE IT WAS. IT HAS AWESOME DEFIANCE TIRES ADVERTISING GRAPHICS AND A LARGE YELLOW ARROW IN THE CENTER OF THE SIGN ALONG WITH GREAT BLACK AND YELLOW PAINT COLORS.TH...IS IS AN EXTREMELY RARE AND HIGHLY COLLECTIBLE ORIGINAL DEFIANCE TIRES TIN TACKER ARROW SIGN THAT WILL MAKE AN EXCELLENT ADDITION TO ANY COLLECTIONIT MEASURES APPROX. 18 34" WIDE BY 8 14" TALL.PLEASE VIEW THE PICTURES PROVIDED TO HELP WITH THE DESCRIPTION OF THE SIGN AND FEEL FREE TO ASK ANY QUESTIONSALSO BE SURE TO CHECK MY PAGE FOR OTHER GREAT VINTAGE ADVERTISING AND COLLECTIBLES.I KNOW ITS A LITTLE ROUGH BUT I HAVE NEVER SEEN ANOTHER ONE IN ALL MY YEARS OF COLLECTING HAVE YOU.