The Typewriter Database

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AMES Supply General Catalog #10
March 1960

Platen, Feed Rolls & Rubber Section

Suggested Retail Platen Prices • How to Measure Platens • Choosing Hardness • To Determine if Cushion or Non-Cushion

Suggested Retail Platen Prices & Feed Rolls

Complete Platens

Platen Identification Chart

Feed Roll Identification

Special Rolls

Rubber Feet Identification

Rubber Tubing • Type Bar Rests • Twirler Cushions

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