Sunday, November 11, 2012

Review- Olympia Socialite (Plus, Nano news)











6 comments:

  1. Very nice typewriter. After completing my SM7 I almost bid on one of these. I have one on my wish list. I want an SM9 first. I am interested if the Socialite has the Olympia feel and if it is any better that the Skyriters. The touch on a Skyriter is hard to beat.

    I wonder if the space bar has a metal piece under it like a Hermes 3000. I had one that had a bent space bar. The arms were fine. When I took the bar off I noticed it had metal under it that was bent. I straightened it and the bar is better, but still not perfect.

    Best of Luck with NaNo.

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  2. You're adding to your already glorious Olympia line-up -- what a great typewriter this Socialite is!

    Interestingly enough, I was just about to ask you if Olympia made an ultra portable. Now I know!

    Sounds like you're progressing on NaNo. Keep those typebars swingin'.

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  3. Good job with the writing!

    I agree that these are great little typewriters, probably the best of the tinies.

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  4. For sure the olympia beats the Empire Aristocrat! But what about the Groma Kolibri? Have you had a chance to compare?

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