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1192 Points, Typewriter Hunter

Changed my collecting priorities to portables except the Olympia SG3 with the cyrillic keyboard and my Underwood No. 5--those beasts are too heavy. Sold my earlier typewriters to a friend. I had too many. I use carbon paper for typefaces when the machines have faint ribbons. I take photos with my Canon Powershot SX50HS (50x optical zoom and macro settings). I find it difficult doing typeface specimens since I use a Corsair K70 RGB gaming keyboard plugged into my 15-in Macbook. I got it solely for the deep key travel. I have fun hunting machines in antique malls in Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana.


1930
Remington
Portable 5

Serial #34128

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1967
Olivetti
Lettera 32

Serial #2987795

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1961
Optima
Super

Serial #1153068

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1929
Underwood
Portable 4 Bank

Serial #4B 468071

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1951
Smith Corona
Sterling

Serial #5A368583

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1931
Royal
P

Serial #P304491

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1929
Royal
P

Serial #P148796

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1932
Remington
Remie Scout Model

Serial #S27686

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1929
Royal
P

Serial #P122778

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196X
Campus (Nippo)
Mark 1

Serial #603890

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