"A groundbreaking achievement in the field of obsolescence!"
This kit will let you convert almost any manual typewriter into a USB-ready keyboard quickly and easily. Absolutely no soldering is involved, and no special tools are necessary. Use a vintage typewriter as the main keyboard for your Mac or PC, or as a convenient keyboard dock for your iPad or tablet PC. It comes ready to fit directly onto the undercarriage of your typewriter. Installation takes about three hours. Find full installation instructions here
. Customized for Your Typewriter
This kit comes pre-fitted to your exact brand of typewriter -- just select your brand from the drop-down menu when checking out. But first, make sure you look up your typewriter on our compatibility chart
to make sure it is able to be converted. If you don't already have a suitable typewriter for this conversion, its easy to find one with our typewriter buying guide
, a curated list of affordable typewriters currently for sale online. Tools Needed:
Wire clippers or small scissors (like nail-clipping scissors)