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1960 Olivetti Studio 44 Serial # 108926 1960 Olivetti Studio 44 typewriter, Serial # 108926 Brendan Raftery's 1960 Olivetti Studio 44 typewriter. 2024-04-02 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Brendan Raftery: 1960 Olivetti Studio 44 Serial # 108926 Olivetti Studio 44 built in Glasgow. I cleaned and refurbished this machine then my friend Dave Benning painted a custom paint job on it.

1960 Olivetti Studio 44 #108926

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Brendan Raftery (BCDC)
Created: 04-02-2024 at 10:56AM
Last Edit: 04-02-2024 at 10:56AM


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Olivetti Studio 44 built in Glasgow. I cleaned and refurbished this machine then my friend Dave Benning painted a custom paint job on it.

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Hunter: Brendan Raftery (BCDC)

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Dad, typewriter nerd, disc golfer, musician and an all around swell guy that lives in Port Moody BC Canada. I bought my first machine in around 1997 for $5 (Underwood 6) and restored it in a small cabin I lived in. I had it for the past 24 years when my 8 year old daughter asked if it worked, I brought it down off the shelf and she started playing with it. I then saw on FB Marketplace a 1916 LC Smith that needed a ton of work for $50, and that hooked me, 24 months later I have 160+ machines and have plans for all of them. Fantastic hobby. I love them being so Analog. I have recently collaborated with Dave Benning, a good friend and local artist, to create some custom hand painted works of "workable" art. I restore the typewriter while Dave gives it some new "clothes".



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