Underwood Rhythm Touch and Unibroue Grande Reserve 17

After a bit of an unintentional hiatus I am back to type about my favorite writing tools and beverages. And to mark this return, let's go for the really big stuff! A big, bulky typewriter, and an equally big, bold beer.   Underwood's Rhythm Touch The last Underwood that I wrote about wasn't even really … Continue reading Underwood Rhythm Touch and Unibroue Grande Reserve 17

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Smith-Corona XL 1000 and Rodenbach Flanders Red Ale

I've been a bit slow in blogging lately, but there's been lots of typewriter activity going on here over the last few months - mostly acquisitions and maintenance! Today I'm going to be playing with a really low-end typewriter while tasting a very high-end beer.  Let's see how these two contrast one another. Smith-Corona's XL … Continue reading Smith-Corona XL 1000 and Rodenbach Flanders Red Ale

Smith-Corona Super Sterling and Insel-Brauerei Insel Kreide

This time we'll look at two really solid products, both the typewriter and the beer, and they both come in  interesting packages. Smith-Corona Super Sterling This is my first Smith-Corona of this "generation." By that, I mean this style of typewriter which they made from the early 1960s thru to the early 1970s, with the … Continue reading Smith-Corona Super Sterling and Insel-Brauerei Insel Kreide