|When I brought it into the house and it fit the Hi-Lo typing table I lifted the tables wings to see how much space I could get. More than enough for an Ambassador.|
|The footprint is so huge it takes nearly the entire center section of the table.|
|Had to test the note holder.|
|And type a note|
|Notes sent from my Hermes Ambassador and Curvex desktop fountain pen.|
I'm satisfied I finally got our taxes done. Sometimes I wonder is it better to live in a country where they just say 'you owe this much. pay it.' or in the USA where we tell the government what we owe based on complicated forms and calculations. I sometimes think a flat tax is better, but I'll take the present method. I'm sure what we get next year will be .....
The Hermes Ambassador is really one easy and fun to use typewriter. I never thought anything could get any better than an old Underwood office size typewriter. The Ambassador is so smooth and well built it gives all of my Underwood typewriters a run for their money, and the Royal HH typewriters. No comparison what so ever. The Royals I have do not even come close to being as good of a machine as the Ambassador. Both the HH and Ambassador typewriters are built like tanks, but I'm sure the Ambassador will far outlast any HH. Then we all have our favorites.