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The Teletype Story - a commemoration booklet produced by the Teletype Corporation in 1957 on their 50th anniversary of the Teletype - 6.6Mb zipped.


Teletype Corporation model 33, click for a larger image, photo licensed for reuse CCASA2.0
Photo ©2014 Rama

Teletype Model 33 - other documents available - 43 - 35 - M28/M35 - BRPE - Winder - Tools

Bulletin 310B Vol 1 (parts 1-3) 1974 - Models ASR & KSR, 29.7Mb zipped.

  • Section 574-100-100TC - Introduction, 27 pages,
  • Section 574-100-103TC - Circuits, 33 pages,
  • Section 574-100-201TC - Installation, 20 pages,
  • Section 574-100-702TC - Removal and replacement of components, 8 pages
  • Section 574-121-100TC - Keyboard description and operation, 14 pages,
  • Section 574-121-701TC - Keyboard lubrication, 8 pages,
  • Section 574-121-702TC - Keyboard disassembly and reassembly, 6 pages,
  • Section 574-122-100TC - Typing description and operation, 48 pages,
  • Section 574-122-701TC - Typing unit lubrication, 27 pages
  • Section 574-122-702TC - Typing unit disassembly and reassembly, 11 pages,
  • Section 574-123-100TC - Call control unit operation, 13 pages,
  • Section 574-124-100TC - Tape Reader operation, 15 pages,
  • Section 574-124-701TC - Tape Reader lubrication, 8 pages,
  • Section 574-124-702TC - Tape Reader disassembly and reassembly, 3 pages,
  • Section 574-125-100TC - Tape Punch operation, 13 pages,
  • Section 574-125-701TC - Tape Punch lubrication, 16 pages,
  • Section 574-125-702TC - Tape Punch disassembly and reassembly, 2 pages,
  • Section 574-126-701TC - Cover lubrication, 2 pages

Bulletin 310B Vol 2 (parts 1-2) 1974 - Models ASR & KSR,16.3Mb zipped.

  • Section 574-121-700TC - Keyboard adjustments, 21 pages,
  • Section 574-122-700TC - Typing unit adjustments, 100 pages
  • Section 574-122-700TC - Typing unit adjustments, 61 pages,
  • Section 574-124-700TC - Tape Reader adjustments, 24 pages,
  • Section 574-125-700TC - Tape Punch adjustments, 28 pages,
  • Section 574-125-700TC - Cover adjustments, 7 pages,

Earlier versions

Bulletin 11848B (1974) - Model 33 Page Printer Set Parts, 15.6Mb zipped.

  • Section 574-121-800TC - Keyboard UK Parts, 18 pages,
  • Section 574-122-800TC - Typing unit UP Parts, 49 pages,
  • Section 574-123-800TC - Call control Unit CCC Parts, 37 pages,
  • Section 574-124-800TC - Tape Reader UX Parts, 6 pages
  • Section 574-125-800TC - Tape Punch UPE Parts, 8 pages
  • Section 574-126-800TC - Cover and Table Parts, 17 pages

Earlier versions

Receive, Send, Local loop, Mode, Auxiliary circuits, Reader, Power, Motors Etc.


Teletype Model 35 - other documents available - 43 - 33 - M28/M35 - BRPE - Winder - Tools

Bulletin 280B Volume 1 (1968) - Model 35ASR, 55.4Mb zipped.

  • Section 574-202-100 - Teletypewriter Set - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-220-100 - Typing Unit (LP) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-220-701 - Typing Unit (LP) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-220-702 - Typing Unit (LP) - Disassembly and Reassembly,
  • Section 574-222-100 - Keyboard (LAK) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-222-701 - Keyboard and Base (LAK) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-222-702 - Keyboard (LAK) - Disassembly and Reassembly,
  • Section 574-223-100 - Transmitter-Distributor Base (LCXB) - Disassembly and Reassembly,
  • Section 574-224-100 - Non-Typing Re-perforator (LRPE) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-224-701 - Non-typing Re-perforator (LRPE) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-224-702 - Non-typing Re-perforator (LRPE) - Disassembly and Reassembly,
  • Section 574-225-100 - Transmitter Distributor (LXD) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-225-701 - Transmitter Distributor (LXD) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-225-702 - Transmitter Distributor (LXD) - Disassembly and Reassembly,
  • Section 574-226-100 - Electrical Service Unit (LESU) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-227-100 - Call Control Unit (LCCU) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-228-100 - Cabinet (LAAC) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-228-701 - Cabinet (LAAC) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-232-101 - Re-perforator Bases (LRB) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-232-704 - Re-perforator Bases (LRB) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-233-100 - Typing Re-perforator (LPR) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-233-701 - Typing Re-perforator (LPR) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-233-702 - Typing Re-perforator (LPR) - Disassembly and Reassembly,
  • Section 574-235-100 - Answer-Back Unit - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-235-701 - Answer-Back Unit - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-235-702 - Answer-Back Unit - Disassembly and Reassembly.

Bulletin 280B Volume 2 (1968) - Model 35ASR, 10.2Mb zipped.

  • Section 574-220-700TC - Typing Unit (LP) - Adjustments,
  • Section 574-220-700TC - Keyboard (LAK) - Adjustments,
  • Section 574-220-700TC - Transmitter Distributor Base (LCXB) - Adjustments and Lubrication,
  • Section 574-220-700TC - Non-typing Re-perforator (LRPE) - Adjustments,
  • Section 574-220-700TC - Transmitter Distributor (LXD) - Adjustments,
  • Section 574-220-700TC - Cabinet (LAAC) - Adjustments,
  • Section 574-232-703TC - Re-perforator Bases (LRB) - Adjustments,
  • Section 574-233-700TC - Typing Re-perforator (LPR) - Adjustments,
  • Section 574-233-700TC - Answer-Back Assembly - Adjustments.
  • Note: For information on motor units, see Bulletin 295B.

Bulletin 281B Volume 1 (1973) - Model 35KSR/RO, 17.7Mb zipped.

  • Section 574-201-100TC - Teletypewriter Set (KSR, RO) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-201-200TC - Teletypewriter Set (KSR, RO) - Installation,
  • Section 574-220-100TC - Typing Unit (LP) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-220-701TC - Typing Unit (LP) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-220-702TC - Typing Unit (LP) - Disassembly and Reassembly,
  • Section 574-221-100TC - Keyboard and Base (LK, LB) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-221-701TC - Keyboard and Base (LK, LB) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-221-702TC - Keyboard and Base (LK, LB) - Disassembly and Reassembly,
  • Section 574-226-100TC - Electrical Service Unit (LSEU) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-227-100TC - Call Control Unit (LCCU) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-229-100TC - Cabinet (LAC) - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-229-701TC - Cabinet (LAC) - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-235-100TC - Answer-Back Unit - Description and Operation,
  • Section 574-235-200TC - Answer-Back Unit - Installation,
  • Section 574-235-701TC - Answer-Back Unit - Lubrication,
  • Section 574-235-702TC - Answer-Back Unit (LK, LB) - Disassembly and Reassembly.

Bulletin 281B Volume 2 (1973) - Model 35KSR/RO, 10.2Mb zipped.

  • Section 574-220-700TC - Typing unit (LP),
  • Section 574-221-700TC - Keyboard and Base (LK,LB),
  • Section 574-229-700TC - Cabinet (LAC),
  • Section 574-235-700TC - Answer Back Unit.

Bulletin 295B (1968) - Motor units, 2.2Mb zipped.

  • Section 570-220-100TC - Description and Principles of Operation,
  • Section 570-220-700TC - Adjustments,
  • Section 570-220-701TC - Lubrication,
  • Section 570-220-800TC - Parts.

Bulletin 1187 (1969) - Parts, 6.1Mb zipped.

  • Section 574-220-800TC - Typing Unit (LP) - 3 June 1969,
  • Section 574-222-800TC - Automatic Send-Receive Keyboard (LAK) - 2 August 1968,
  • Section 574-223-800TC - Transmitter Distributor Base (LCXB) - 2 August 1968,
  • Section 574-224-800TC - Non-typing Re-perforator (LRPE) - 2 August 1968,
  • Section 574-226-801TC - Electrical Service Unit (LESU) for ASR - 3 December 1969,
  • Section 574-227-800TC - Call Control Unit (LCCU) - 2 August 1968,
  • Section 574-228-800TC - Automatic Send-Receive Cabinet (LAAC) - 3 June 1969,
  • Section 574-236-800TC - Transmitter (LX) - 1 February 1969,
  • NOTE:For Motors refer to Bulletin 295B.

Bulletin 1201B (1975) - Parts, 11.4Mb zipped.

  • Section 574-220-800TC - 35 Typing unit,
  • Section 574-221-800TC - Send-Receive Keyboard (LK) and Receive only Base (LB),
  • Section 574-226-800TC - Electrical Service Unit (LSEU) - KSR/RO,
  • Section 574-226-803TC - Electrical Service Unit (LSEU) - Wall Mounted KSR/RO,
  • Section 574-227-800TC - Call Control Unit (LCCU),
  • Section 574-229-800TC - Console and Table Model Cabinet (LAC) - KSR/RO,
  • Section 574-229-801TC - Wall Mounted Cabinet (LPC) - KSR/RO.

ASR35 Circuit - 4.9Mb zipped.

Various documents - from Westrex and ICL, 20.3Mb zipped.

Misc wiring - 3.8Mb zipped.


Teletype M28/M35 - other documents available - 43 - 33 - 35 - BRPE - Winder - Tools

Western Union M28/M35 - 17.7Mb zipped.

  • Contents - Part 1, introduction
  • Part 2, inspection
  • Part 3, lubrication
  • Parts 4, Adjustment
  • Part 5, Cleaning
  • Part 6, Testing

Teletype Model 43 - other documents available - 33 - 35 - M28/M35 - BRPE - Winder - Tools

This new section of the Teletype Corporation manuals page has copies of the Model 43, a later device from Teletype with more internal control electronics than the previous very mechanical machines, some are very large downloads.

Bulletin 367 issue 2 - (5.5Mb zip).  Operators manual.

Bulletin 367 - (1Mb zip).  How to operate basic KSR, February 78.

Bulletin 368 issue 8 - (2.8Mb zip).  Installation and routine maintenance.

Bulletin 368 - (0.86Mb zip).  Installation and routine servicing of basic KSR terminals, March 78.

Bulletin 372 - (0.7Mb zip).  How to operate basic RO, March 78.

Bulletin 373 - (0.83Mb zip).  Installation and routine servicing basic RO terminals, March 78.

Bulletin 391 - (7.6Mb zip).  Repair, April 78.

Model 43 punch / reader unit, circuit diagram - (0.7Mb zip).  A reverse engineered circuit for the Model 43 reader punch unit, there are several anomalies on this circuit to be resolved, all are marked.


Teletype BRPE - other documents available - 43 - 33 - 35 - M28/M35 - Winder - Tools

BRPE Manuals - 6.8Mb zipped.

  • Bulletin 1154B - Parts
  • Bulletin 215BB - Manual

Teletype electric tape winder - other documents available - 43 - 33 - 35 - M28/M35 - Tools

Tape winder - 1.2Mb zip.

  • Introduction
  • General description
  • Principles of operation

Teletype tools - other documents available - 43 - 33 - 35 - M28/M35 - Winder

Tools - 9.3Mb zip.

  • Various outline drawings of adjustment tools with their part numbers

Paints and lubricants - 340kb zip.

  • Touch up paints, colours and finishes with their part numbers
  • Oil and greases with their part numbers

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