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I have a very old Olympia portable manual typewriter Ser# 1577074. The rubber bumpers that fit between the covers and the frame are worn out so the carriage rubs on on the covers while typing in lower case. Do you know where I ca buy replacement rubber bumpers? Thanks

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Parts are not going to be available for that typewriter anymore. That means you have to get creative. Either go to your local hardware store or a Home Depot. and look for rubber bumpers that you might affix to the bottom of something to prevent it from scratching a surface. Yous should be able to find something like that in the hardware section.


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