1971 Brother Opus 901 #F1428005
Created: 11-23-2014 at 02:37PM
Last Edit: 11-24-2014 at 08:45AM
Pretty good St. Vinnie's find for $5, eh? Particularly when manuals have been few and far between at the thrift store for some time.
If I understand correctly, the in-house designation for this design is JP-3. We should add "Opus 901" to the known models.
Am I right to date it at 1971?
Hunter: Richard Polt (richardpolt)
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