Olympia SG1 – big and cool
SG3 – big, not so cool
keyboard in white & black
Filed under Thrift shop finds, Typewriters
Tagged as olympia sg1, olympia sg3 typewriter
Perhaps with that dot-grid key you could make some really neat typewriter art, with real shading.
I think the dots were for writing cheques, a fraud-prevention thing. I agree they would be fun to use in typewriter sketching, but I’m not sure how easy it would be to manipulate that enormous beast for image making. Let us know how you get on if you give it a go!
Hmmm, Bs might be bolívares.
Good call! Which makes this a Venezuelan model, and rare – at least in this town.
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