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Typewriters Functional Tester

Operate assembled typewriters to test their performances.

What does a Typewriters Functional Tester do?

Operates assembled typewriters to test their performances: Types characters in prescribed sequence on sample sheet to evaluate functioning of parts, such as shift, ribbon feed, key levers, tabulator, carriage, and spacebar. Indicates on prepared form condition of machine, such as excessively noisy, binding parts, misaligned type, and jammed backspace. Sends report and defective machines to ALIGNER, TYPEWRITER for repair or adjustment. Repeats tests on adjusted or repaired machines to verify corrections.