Serial No. 20331 - Elektron 2

Owner Taranaki Typesetters

Location Hawera South Taranaki, New Zealand

Status Business - Regular Use

20331 Is a English Manufactured Elektron and is the sister machine to one held in a Australian Museum.

It has a different magazine system to the American Elektrons Why Linotype made this machine and how it came to be in New Zealand is a bit of a Mystery, as it is not on the list of imported machines.

Obtained in 2000 (free) from Contact Labels. Believed to be a private Import through Australia Linotype. 20330 is in a Australian Museum.

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