IBM Typebar Stroke Counter

IBM Typebar Stroke Counter

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Description (Brief)
One (1) IBM Selectric stroke counter
Description: black painted with silver arm shaft and mounted to a metal plate with two screws. Made to work on an IBM Selectric typewriter. The cycle clutch of the typewriter was attached to the arm of the stroke counter, so each type the clutch moved, so did the arm. This caused the digits to advance. There are five separate digit wheels in the counter.
Inscription: VEEDER-ROOT / HARTFORT CONN. / 100-1." Serial number: DB01G
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Stroke Counter for Ibm Typebar
associated place
United States: Kentucky, Lexington
Measurements
overall: 13/16 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 13/16 in; 2.032 cm x 4.445 cm x 4.572 cm
ID Number
1989.0546.02
catalog number
1989.0546.02
accession number
1989.0546
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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