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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Mark Petersen:
19XX Silver Reed 510 DX

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19XX Silver Reed 510 DX
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Status: Sightings
Created: 10-28-2013 at 08:51PM
Last Edit: 07-06-2014 at 10:52AM

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Found at a thrift store for only $4 in Blacksburg Virginia. This machine is a solid performer, but with a wimpy touch and some alignment issues. I keep it as sort of an "expendable" machine I guess. Made in Korea.

And sold for $10 to someone who will hopefully become another enthusiast.


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Mark Petersen
Username: totallyyourtype

I am an aspiring novelist and avid typewriter enthusiast from the New River Valley in Virginia. I am a proud Virginia Tech graduate with an education in creative writing. I use typewriters for all my writing and am working on a novel. I also do street poetry. I often can be found writing on one of my machines in downtown Blacksburg and enjoying a drink.
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You can mail me at Mark Petersen / PO Box 6683 / Christiansburg, VA 24068-6683

19XX Silver Reed 510 DX Photo Gallery

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