Sunday, December 9, 2012

Catching up (new typewriter find/review, Nano news, plus a new watch)








Exhaust vents...














SG1 and SG3. The ribbon guard on the SG1 is a bit taller, but the SG3 is far more bulbous.


Father and son: SM9 and SG3.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

(Review) - Blue Bird + storm updates and NaNo news











Alright, for those interested, here is the link to the story:
The World Blinked

Probably best to view the album in full screen with the option to the right. Yes, these is a typewritten first draft. Thanks to anyone who takes a look!

Also, here is the aftermath of writing this until 3am:


Sadly, my writing partner couldn't be in this picture. I just don't know where that case of Pabst got off too...

Saturday, October 27, 2012

A week of reviews (Part Eight)- Olympia Plana








A bit hard to tell from the picture, but that is a Bakelite (or just plastic?) segment.




Opening...

Fully open. Notice the semi-circular latch moving away from the ribbon?


The very idea of two different sized ribbon dowels is perplexing, let alone the insert to accommodate them...







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