Instructions

Instructions for our USB Typewriter Conversion Kit
Click Here to view the simple instructions for the version of our USB conversion kit.  No soldering required!

Compatibility
Some typewriters may not be compatible with our conversion kits. Click Here for a breakdown of which typewriters will and will not work.

USB Typewriter User Manual
The instruction manual for using the USB Typewriter electronics is included with every order, and can be downloaded here.

Original Typewriter User Manuals
The original manuals for each typewriter model can be found at the following links, courtesy of Machines of Loving Grace and Richard Polt: Underwood Manual (1920-1929), Underwood Manual (1930-1949), Smith Corona Manual (1963), Royal Deluxe Manual (1949), Olympia SM Manual (1950s)

Technical Information
For those who are curious, this link explains how the electronic circuitry works, and includes links to the open-source hardware and software design files.