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1952 Royal KMG Serial # KMG 4716049 1952 Royal KMG typewriter, Serial # KMG 4716049 Gerald Ambrose's 1952 Royal KMG typewriter. 2017-01-14 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Gerald Ambrose: 1952 Royal KMG Serial # KMG 4716049 This was my first desktop typewriter that I bought several years ago.

Update 1/14/2017 - Last night I decided to replace the platen on the KMG with the much nicer platen on the KHM. It was fairly easy to do, but I had to swap out the hardware on each platen on to the other one because the KMG has a 'quick-removal' type platen, where the KHM has to have some screws removed before it can be removed.

1952 Royal KMG #KMG 4716049

Status: My Collection
Created: 04-11-2016 at 02:23PM
Last Edit: 01-14-2017 at 07:45AM


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This was my first desktop typewriter that I bought several years ago.

Update 1/14/2017 - Last night I decided to replace the platen on the KMG with the much nicer platen on the KHM. It was fairly easy to do, but I had to swap out the hardware on each platen on to the other one because the KMG has a 'quick-removal' type platen, where the KHM has to have some screws removed before it can be removed.

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I started collecting typewriters several years ago and it started with a late 1960s Smith-Corona Sterling portable that I got as a gift.



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