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1966 Brother De Luxe 895 Serial # J6391930 1966 Brother De Luxe 895 typewriter, Serial # J6391930 Scott Pool's 1966 Brother De Luxe 895 typewriter. 2019-07-28 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Scott Pool: 1966 Brother De Luxe 895 Serial # J6391930 Purchased in early 2018. Shell paint was pretty scuffed up. Return arm was broken.
Refurbished and repainted in metallic blue in mid-2018. Return arm was repaired to replace the missing ball bearing.

1966 Brother De Luxe 895 #J6391930

Status: My Collection
Created: 07-28-2019 at 06:32PM
Last Edit: 07-28-2019 at 06:33PM


Description:

Purchased in early 2018. Shell paint was pretty scuffed up. Return arm was broken.
Refurbished and repainted in metallic blue in mid-2018. Return arm was repaired to replace the missing ball bearing.

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Original color and look from purchase.
Original color and look from purchase.

Hunter: Scott Pool (Papapoolio)

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A novice collector and "restorer" from the Chicagoland area who is just fascinated with these machines. I'm particularly drawn to the portables of the 50's and 60's. Although we had a typewriter in the house growing up and used one all through school, I really got back into them fairly recently. However, I've had the Smith Corona Standard 8 since the mid-90's - so that is what I call the "first".



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