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1968 Adler Tippa S Serial # 4971145 1968 Adler Tippa S typewriter, Serial # 4971145 Ric Wyckoff's 1968 Adler Tippa S typewriter. 2013-11-25 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Ric Wyckoff: 1968 Adler Tippa S Serial # 4971145 Yet another eBay purchase, $68 shipping included. Bought this for a Christmas present for my eldest daughter. I really like thee typing action of this one, as did Bill Wahl when I showed it to him. This machine was clean and came with a new ribbon installed.

The typeface on this Tippa S appears to be RO 1 PICA 10 pitch, based on the number 1 on the typeslug and on:
munk.org/.../1964-nomda-blue-book-adler-typewriter-font-styles/

1968 Adler Tippa S #4971145

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Ric Wyckoff (TaoTypist)
Created: 11-19-2013 at 06:43PM
Last Edit: 11-25-2013 at 11:08AM


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Yet another eBay purchase, $68 shipping included. Bought this for a Christmas present for my eldest daughter. I really like thee typing action of this one, as did Bill Wahl when I showed it to him. This machine was clean and came with a new ribbon installed.

The typeface on this Tippa S appears to be RO 1 PICA 10 pitch, based on the number 1 on the typeslug and on:
munk.org/.../1964-nomda-blue-book-adler-typewriter-font-styles/

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Photo of the black Tippa S with its Dutch cousin Tippa...same name different mechanism, the black is carriage shift, the white is basket.
Photo of the black Tippa S with its Dutch cousin Tippa...same name different mechanism, the black is carriage shift, the white is basket.

Hunter: Ric Wyckoff (TaoTypist)

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