Automatic Typewriter Inspector

Inspect automatic electric typewriters to conform with specifications.

What does an Automatic Typewriter Inspector do?

Inspects automatic electric typewriter, used as part of data processing unit, for conformance to specifications: Plugs machine connections into electrical outlets. Tests performance of typewriter by pressing keys, listening for noise variations, and noting malfunction of mechanisms, such as trip margin stop, backspacer, carriage, and shift. Examines typed copy to determine skipping and misalignment of characters. Marks sample sheet with designated symbols to indicate defects. Routes machine, sample sheet, and work ticket to readjusting or repairing departments. May test performance of typewriter, using automatic programmed simulator.