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1962 Triumph Norm Serial # 3031388 1962 Triumph Norm typewriter, Serial # 3031388 Laurenz van Gaalen's 1962 Triumph Norm typewriter. 2020-06-25 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Laurenz van Gaalen: 1962 Triumph Norm Serial # 3031388 Fast typewriter with a smooth carriage. Solid operation without any rattling or vibration. Distraction-free visual design with nicely finished parts. Snappy, medium light touch. Carriage shift is not too heavy.

Sometimes has problems feeding paper, probably due to the rock hard platen.

Update 6/2020: recovered platen solved the paper feeding problems.

1962 Triumph Norm #3031388

Status: My Collection
Created: 05-14-2020 at 11:13AM
Last Edit: 06-25-2020 at 01:39AM


Description:

Fast typewriter with a smooth carriage. Solid operation without any rattling or vibration. Distraction-free visual design with nicely finished parts. Snappy, medium light touch. Carriage shift is not too heavy.

Sometimes has problems feeding paper, probably due to the rock hard platen.

Update 6/2020: recovered platen solved the paper feeding problems.

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Hunter: Laurenz van Gaalen (Laurenz)

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I live in The Netherlands.
Most common typewriter brands over here are Triumph/Adler, Olympia, Erika, Olivetti, Remington and Brother.
I collect and restore typewriters to learn about their design and to write with them.



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