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1970 Olympia SM9 Serial # 4029444 1970 Olympia SM9 typewriter, Serial # 4029444 Laurenz van Gaalen's 1970 Olympia SM9 typewriter. 2020-05-09 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Laurenz van Gaalen: 1970 Olympia SM9 Serial # 4029444 Exceptional build quality, especially for a typewriter from 1970. The only small downside is that the left carriage release lever vibrates audible when typing.

Interesting detail: the carriage return lever can be pushed down a little. This is needed to put the typewriter in its case.

1970 Olympia SM9 #4029444

Status: My Collection
Created: 05-09-2020 at 10:48AM
Last Edit: 05-09-2020 at 10:48AM


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Exceptional build quality, especially for a typewriter from 1970. The only small downside is that the left carriage release lever vibrates audible when typing.

Interesting detail: the carriage return lever can be pushed down a little. This is needed to put the typewriter in its case.

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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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