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1950 Rheinmetall Gs Serial # 11672 1950 Rheinmetall Gs typewriter, Serial # 11672 Bob Dale's 1950 Rheinmetall Gs typewriter. 2020-03-07 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Bob Dale: 1950 Rheinmetall Gs Serial # 11672 My favourite typewriter. It has a very light action, and if it wasn't for the French key layout I would use it all the time. It is heavy (40.6lbs), and as you might expect from a company with Rheinmetall's history it is built like the proverbial tank.

1950 Rheinmetall Gs #11672

Status: My Collection
Created: 02-28-2020 at 03:06PM
Last Edit: 03-07-2020 at 05:07AM


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My favourite typewriter. It has a very light action, and if it wasn't for the French key layout I would use it all the time. It is heavy (40.6lbs), and as you might expect from a company with Rheinmetall's history it is built like the proverbial tank.

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Accidental collector.
I originally bought one typewriter for personal use, but within weeks was buying more as the collecting bug crept up on me. I am mainly interested in European makes from the 50s and 60s.



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