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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Georg Sommeregger:
198X Butec (Nakajima) 8000

Typeface Specimen:

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198X Butec (Nakajima) 8000
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Status: My Collection
Created: 03-05-2017 at 08:53AM
Last Edit: 03-06-2017 at 04:38AM

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The butec 8000 is a manual typewriter produced by Nakajima in Japan, but distributed exclusively in Switzerland by Butec Ltd. (Butec AG, Butec SA). I will be publishing an article on the Butec AG shortly.

Same model, spotted on this very TWDB, as Nakajima 8000 and Swintec 1200.

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Georg Sommeregger
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Based in Basel, Switzerland. Running and
Very early member of the typosphere.

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