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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Brad Sarno:
1983 Brother Charger 11

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1983 Brother Charger 11
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Status: My Collection
Created: 11-16-2014 at 03:50PM
Last Edit: 11-16-2014 at 03:53PM

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I got this Brother Charger 11 this morning for $10. It's in excellent condition. I like these Brother JP-1 series machines. They're just plain good typewriters. They type well, they're precision made, and the quality of type on the page is very well aligned. The feel is nice and the machine seems to be rugged. The clamshell case makes them easy to maneuver.

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Brad Sarno
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I've spent my life as a mechanical and electronics tinkerer, bikes, cars, lawnmowers, appliances, cameras, audio gear, guitars, amplifiers, and pedal steel guitars. I was trained as a typist for 2 years back in the late 70's on IBM Selectric II's. At home I recall my mother having an Olympia SM3. More recently we got our daughter a typewriter for Christmas, and that somehow sparked my own personal interest in these fine and interesting machines. Now it's a habit that just won't quit. Daily searches on Craigslist, frequent trips to antique stores & malls, garage sales, etc. It's a fun and healthy addiction.

1983 Brother Charger 11 Photo Gallery

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