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1953 Hermes Rocket

Serial #5314709

1953 Hermes Rocket

Originally owned by USAF pilot and aircraft engineer who was a principal designer of the SR-71 jet engines.

When I acquired this machine, many keys would fail to advance the carriage; I added thin brass sleeves (tubes) to each linkage in order to fix the problem.

Owned By: Joe Van Cleave

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