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23-9-2014 10:30:05  #1


The Japanese Gallery

The Japanese took mass production to a new level when it began to flood the market in the '60s with its low price, yet well-built, typewriters. Use this gallery to show off your favorite typewriters that were made in Japan.

1964 Brother JP1:
http://66.media.tumblr.com/aea0dd4b9b4f761998727cd4271b505a/tumblr_nbex6sUr7j1tx8naao2_1280.jpg
http://66.media.tumblr.com/99c1688b6d800a5d16cabf0a53a033db/tumblr_nbex6sUr7j1tx8naao3_1280.jpg
http://66.media.tumblr.com/262c6d2bb35608f1f189de55e8b89adf/tumblr_nbex6sUr7j1tx8naao1_1280.jpg


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06-10-2014 13:05:45  #2


Re: The Japanese Gallery

1963 Toyo Condor:
http://41.media.tumblr.com/5cc4b356e8cbd0fcd744c656da06234a/tumblr_n6okvgSnX51tx8naao1_1280.jpg


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11-12-2014 12:33:41  #3


Re: The Japanese Gallery

1970 Brother Opus 889:
http://41.media.tumblr.com/f3b80ecf970621e4a25dbb15f7c7c8a6/tumblr_n5l3drqBNb1tx8naao1_1280.jpg


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21-1-2015 00:07:40  #4


Re: The Japanese Gallery

1974 Majestic 612:
Sold through Eaton's department stores in Canada, the Majestic machines were manufactured by Brother.

https://40.media.tumblr.com/f9986bd858840dbc0189a09a0000d8b9/tumblr_nhdq6qy8DF1tx8naao1_1280.jpg
https://41.media.tumblr.com/2c0587e80cfcbaf4e71c0569b19d5b67/tumblr_nhdq6qy8DF1tx8naao2_1280.jpg


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26-6-2015 23:27:02  #5


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1971 Royal Sprite
http://36.media.tumblr.com/2067d0cb97ab7dec1a81e62759b5b2b4/tumblr_ngrn5pmxSK1tx8naao1_1280.jpg


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26-6-2015 23:28:44  #6


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1968 Brother Charger 22
http://36.media.tumblr.com/2d627dedb0065a7e7677431dbc06ea17/tumblr_noogbzaHgH1tx8naao1_1280.jpg


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26-6-2015 23:32:08  #7


Re: The Japanese Gallery

1990s Olympia Carina 2
http://41.media.tumblr.com/d048384476ffeae9ec50b5774550b7d4/tumblr_now4ok7wAd1tx8naao1_1280.jpg


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19-6-2016 13:20:53  #8


Re: The Japanese Gallery

1980´s Silver Reed EX50

http://i66.tinypic.com/2nrkj2o.jpg

 


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22-8-2016 17:08:57  #9


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1966 Brother Prestige 710

https://65.media.tumblr.com/80675b07a60ec110020fa57d64aa1e94/tumblr_occ01cKLb41tx8naao1_1280.jpg


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03-2-2018 03:09:21  #10


Re: The Japanese Gallery

Triumph Junior 12 (I don't know which year)

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4768/39343610704_4d6390e965.jpg
IMG_20180202_210421 by miss KSZ, on Flickr

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4708/40021661552_14a0b9d253.jpg
IMG_20180203_081358 by miss KSZ, on Flickr

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4652/28275116659_44cea9a2b4.jpg
IMG_20180203_084320 by miss KSZ, on Flickr

It has a few typical Dutch symbols
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4603/28275118149_5793a56321.jpg
IMG_20180203_083656 by miss KSZ, on Flickr

And I'm not sure what these do, if they do anything at all. High/Low? +/-?
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4698/25182222207_c45a5e02a6.jpg
IMG_20180203_083751 by miss KSZ, on Flickr

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4621/39343609204_e722db12c0.jpg
IMG_20180203_084144 by miss KSZ, on Flickr

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