Flexowriter lubrication

Christian Corti cc at informatik.uni-stuttgart.de
Fri Mar 20 07:52:54 CDT 2009

On Fri, 20 Mar 2009, Roger Holmes wrote:
> One of my Flexowriters has just had its mains cable replaced and then turned 
> on for the first time in about 25 years. Apart from surface rust and the 
> printing levers not going back down, and the ribbon breaking, it seemed to 
> work fine. Does anyone know what grade(s) of oils/greases to use on which 
> parts? The rubber parts and carriage return band even seem good but would

Have a look at the Flexowriter Operation and Adjustment Manual, section 
VI, chapter 3. The manual can be found here:


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