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How to fit a daisy wheel to a type writer

We have just bought a second hand Olympia Carrera 2000 type writer and the daisy wheel has been dislodged. We do not have a manual and are struggling to fix it back in place.

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    We're having a problem with re-alignment with our daisy wheel for a GX-6750 Brother typewriter.

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    keyboard does not respnd other functions do respond

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This is primarily for the Brother typewriter I don’t know Olympia typewriters. Brother print wheel are contained in a plastic “cassette” and are not that hard to install.

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