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1972 Hermes 3000 Serial # 7159297 1972 Hermes 3000 typewriter, Serial # 7159297 Joe Van Cleave's 1972 Hermes 3000 typewriter. 2019-03-12 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Joe Van Cleave: 1972 Hermes 3000 Serial # 7159297 Nicknamed the Nekkid Riter. I removed the chassis from the body panels and mounted it to a custom made piece of oak, with rubber spacers and 5mm bolts. I also made a custom oak and brass carrying box. Wonderful typer in both action and appearance.

1972 Hermes 3000 #7159297

Status: My Collection
Created: 03-12-2019 at 10:49PM
Last Edit: 03-12-2019 at 10:49PM


Description:

Nicknamed the Nekkid Riter. I removed the chassis from the body panels and mounted it to a custom made piece of oak, with rubber spacers and 5mm bolts. I also made a custom oak and brass carrying box. Wonderful typer in both action and appearance.

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Hunter: Joe Van Cleave (JoeV)

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I'm the proud owner of a collection of twenty three typewriters (thus far), all collected with the intent of being used. I also am a prolific blogger (http://joevancleave.com/) and YouTube content creator. https://www.youtube.com/user/JoeVCA/videos

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