What’s Up in the Workshop?

This space has been quiet, I know, but things are still happening in the background... The pandemic disrupted all of our routines, and a side effect for me was just less time writing. Looking back over the last couple of years, it makes sense. Being stuck at a computer for much of the day made … Continue reading What’s Up in the Workshop?

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Smith-Corona Electra Automatic and Kuhnhenn A Few Shillings Too Many

Are we still in a pandemic? Yeesh! I can't believe how many typewriters I haven't got to yet (trust me, I have gotten to a lot of beer in the mean time...). This time we look at a very interesting electric typewriter, and an equally interesting beer... Smith-Corona's Electra Automatic When I go to thrift … Continue reading Smith-Corona Electra Automatic and Kuhnhenn A Few Shillings Too Many

Silver Seiko Speedwriter 7200 and Stone Ruination 2.0

Today we're pairing an unremarkable writer with a slightly more noteworthy beverage. They were produced by companies I consider "sleeping giants" in their fields. Silver Seiko's Speedwriter 7200 I think this may have been my second typewriter find (in the 21st Century, anyway).  I stumbled onto this one at a store near my home, The … Continue reading Silver Seiko Speedwriter 7200 and Stone Ruination 2.0