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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Nick T:
1937 Harrods (Torpedo) 17

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1937 Harrods (Torpedo) 17
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Status: My Collection
Created: 06-05-2014 at 09:15AM
Last Edit: 09-29-2014 at 05:55PM

Harrods (Torpedo) Serial Numbers
Harrods (Torpedo) Typewriter Galleries
Harrods (Torpedo) 17 Typewriter Galleries


UK keyboard
Pica type

This was my great souvenir of England taken back from my first and latest trip there; sure, it wasn't manufactured there but it was sold in that infamous department store.

This was professionally serviced.


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Nick T
Username: schreibstang

I started collecting typewriters in 2006, but what started it all was using my mother's Brother Student-Riter XL1 in 2004. The next year I received my grandma's Smith-Corona Silent, which was enough to hold me over for a little while but eventually led to an obsession with manual portable typewriters.

1937 Harrods (Torpedo) 17 Photo Gallery

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