Erika Model 5

Date of appearance: 1929
Trademark: Erika
Manufacturer: Seidel and Naumann AG
Designer: Paul Käppler
Made in: Dresden, Germany
Weight: g
Materials: metal body
Colors: black, white keyboards
Tags: typewriter, polytech, 2a, 2b, 3a

Printing mechanism of lever kind; roller length — 240 mm, typewriter ribbon of 13 mm width; number of typing symbols — 84, Russian alphabet, four-row keyboard, white keys with metal rims. There are following items: mechanism to switch automatically the moving direction of the ribbon, wire reading desk and a trade mark on the framework front panel. Metal framework in black color is fixed onto wooden pedestal.

Erika Model 5