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1970 IBM Selectric I #9257926


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Clean, but the mainspring is broken and perhaps other things are broken. Sure looks nice, though.

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Hunter: Michael Hoehne (mhoehne)

Status: Typewriter Hunter
Points: 4347

While I find all of mankind's inventions interesting, I am most enchanted by the human-scale arts and devices, the ones that can be created (and repaired) in a home workshop or studio; the ones that can be understood by looking at them; the ones that do something useful or stir admiration. Typewriters work for me.



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