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Brother SX-4000 Portable Electronic Typewriter

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Technical Specifications

  • Description
  • General Information
  • Technical Information
  • Display & Graphics
  • Input Devices
  • Battery Information
  • Power Description
  • Physical Characteristics
  • Miscellaneous

Brother SX-4000 Portable Electronic Typewriter


Mid-level, portable, daisywheel typewriter features a 16-character LCD for easy text editing. A 70,000-word dictionary with an error-locating find feature lets you quickly check spelling or definitions. Professional keyboard is easy to use for more accurate typing. View mode allows easy viewing of the typing line. Paper support conveniently doubles as a lid cover for added protection. Typewriter also features line-by-line printing, automatic carriage return, automatic paper insertion, carrying handle and more.

General Information
Manufacturer Brother Industries, Ltd
Manufacturer Part Number SX-4000
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.brother-usa.com
Brand Name Brother
Product Model SX-4000
Product Name SX-4000 Portable Electronic Typewriter
Packaged Quantity 1 Each
Product Type Electronic Typewriter
Technical Information
Print Technology Daisy Wheel
Print Speed 10 cps
Paper Width 12.87"
Print Width 9"
Printing Pitch 12 (Elite)
Features Line Spacing
Display & Graphics
Display 16 Character LCD
Input Devices
Keyboard 96 Keys
Battery Information
Power Source Power Adapter
Power Description
Input Voltage 115 V AC
Physical Characteristics
Height 8"
Width 19.7"
Depth 18.5"
Weight (Approximate) 11.60 lb
Additional Information
  • Forward and reverse indexing
  • Automatic repeat for all characters
  • Self-demo feature automatically demonstrates features and functions
  • Paper support conveniently doubles as lid cover
  • Right margin flush
  • Half and express backspace
  • Decimal tabs
Certifications & Standards UL listed
Recycled No
Recycled Content 0%
Post-consumer-waste% 0%
Assembly Required No
Country of Origin Malaysia

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  • Good as new
    Verified Purchase

    Like this typewriter a lot, use it everyday

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    Alison s. Jul 16, 2016
  • Disappointed
    Verified Purchase

    Rather flimsy, with poor type face. Also difficult to use and find supplies for. Not what I'd hoped for, and probably won't be using it. Daisy wheel not at all satisfactory. I'd love to find a REAL typewriter that wasn't a collector's item.

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    js Nov 19, 2015
  • Great Typewriter
    Verified Purchase

    I was looking for a typewriter to fill out those forms that cannot be filled in on the computer. It is perfect for what I need.

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    dreamywahine Mar 10, 2012
  • Brother SX4000 typewriter
    Verified Purchase

    Bought this for work to use for various states tax returns and forms. I use it on a daily basis and it works great! Would recommend for student or small business,

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    dburnside Feb 13, 2008

Questions & Answers

  • Q:

    "What supplies do I need for this typewriter? Is it shipped with a ribbon -- ready to try out?"

    • A:

      Hello js, you will need correctable film ribbon and has the model number 1030 or 1230. It includes a 1030 ribbon when shipped. I hope this information helps. Thank you for shopping with us. -D.B.

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    • A:

      Hello benilde, yes, this item features correction memory. Thank you for shopping with us!

  • Q:

    "Can I type address from the memory on to the envelope? Peter"

    • A:

      Unfortunately, this item does not support such a feature.

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