1970 Adler Special #2486200
Status: My Collection
Created: 10-26-2018 at 06:27AM
Last Edit: 10-26-2018 at 06:30AM
Hebrew keyboard Adler Special or Adler Record. I don't know how to tell them apart, and the serial number lists overlap for these two models.
The keyboard has coinage symbols for three currencies: Israeli, USA, British. This is unusual.
The top left key has a specific symbol for an acronym: × "×, which appears as part of several words (typically in business or legal writing),
but never on its own. I am guessing that this is the equivalent of the "ea" key which is present in some of the non-Hebrew versions of the Adler typewrites,
Dating is based on serial number lists on typewriterdatabase.com
Hunter: Gal Kaminka (galk)
Status: Typewriter Hunter
Professor of computer science, specializing in artificial intelligence and robotics. Something about old machines is just really attractive...
Focus in this collection: Hebrew, Yiddish, or bilingual typewriters.
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