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190X Hammond 2 Serial # 48831 190X Hammond 2 typewriter, Serial # 48831 Mary Echevarria's 190X Hammond 2 typewriter. 2024-04-03 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Mary Echevarria: 190X Hammond 2 Serial # 48831 A gift from a neighbor's friend. Typewriter came to me with a small container of screws, a spring, and small parts. Currently not functional but looks complete.

190X Hammond 2 #48831

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Mary Echevarria (Mech)
Created: 04-03-2024 at 05:16AM
Last Edit: 04-03-2024 at 05:17AM


Description:

A gift from a neighbor's friend. Typewriter came to me with a small container of screws, a spring, and small parts. Currently not functional but looks complete.

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Broken three-piece paper rest
Broken three-piece paper rest


bolt-on backspace mechanism
bolt-on backspace mechanism





mainspring area partially dismantled
mainspring area partially dismantled

There is a detached spring underneath the machine
There is a detached spring underneath the machine











Hunter: Mary Echevarria (Mech)

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I'm a novice collector with a very small collection of mostly nonfunctional typewriters. I enjoy tinkering and repairs, so I am slowly but surely putting these typewriters back into service.



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