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Tiny retro typewriter goes clickity clack

Here’s another old-fashioned writing instrument to follow up my last one.

The building team calling themselves BricksBen (Benjamin Cheh & Jeffrey Kong have built an adorable little typewriter, not just with a great retro look but full of novel parts uses and solid building techniques.

BricksBen - LEGO Typewriter - 0

To achieve the even slope of the keys within the case, Benjamin and Jeffrey used headlight bricks:

BricksBen - LEGO Typewriter - Cross Section

See more photos on BricksBen.com.

And since this isn’t something inspired by a movie or video game, I’m happy to suggest you head on over to LEGO CUUSOO and support this project. In the meantime, I may need to build one of these for myself…