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1960 Hermes 3000 #3057271


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After a very long search and waiting-time, I found this beauty finally on German eBay. It was the most expensive typewriter so far, but pretty much worth it. I do not regret spending so much money for it.
10cpi, very clean, very good overall shape. The platen ist rock-hard, of course. I might will get that done one day.
The Hermes 300 is a very fine typewriter and one of my favourites so far. I like the touch, the solid build quality and the margin system.
A keeper.

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One of the very few cases that came with a key ...
One of the very few cases that came with a key ...

Hunter: Oliver Scheit (osh)

Status: Typewriter Hunter
Points: 355

located in Hamburg, Germany
I will fill the "schmasch"-website little by little with some additional information on my typewriters. (http://schmasch.de/wp/)



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