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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Nick T:
1999 Lyubava Любава

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1999 Lyubava Любава
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Status: Sightings
Created: 06-22-2014 at 08:36PM
Last Edit: 06-22-2014 at 08:39PM

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Pica type

This was made in 1999, as the date on the back of the typewriter reads. It's a clone of a Robotron made in Russia. I own one made in 1991 while it was still the USSR. The manual dates to 1993.

So the long-lived Robotron design lasted even longer than we previously knew, even if it isn't in a very good quality form!

This is an ebay sighting, though I think it is significant enough to warrant inclusion here.


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Nick T
Username: schreibstang

I started collecting typewriters in 2006, but what started it all was using my mother's Brother Student-Riter XL1 in 2004. The next year I received my grandma's Smith-Corona Silent, which was enough to hold me over for a little while but eventually led to an obsession with manual portable typewriters.

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