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Platen how to detouch the left platen handle of standard olympia typewriter delux

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    planten knob removeal?

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I believe that oly's platen knobs are threaded into the platen. Grip the platen and unscrew the knob. This can require a bit of force if it has been together for a long time.

DicktO

Posted on Sep 08, 2008

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