Dinamo Typeface BT07 Simon1
Dinamo Typeface BT07 Simon2

Simon Mono

Simon Mono

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About Simon

About this typeface


Designed by Dinamo in collaboration with Actual Source’s JP Haynie, ABC Simon is a contemporary typewriter typeface with sharp terminals and large punctuation. Its main inspiration was ITC American Typewriter, but its proportions and forms have been redrawn for today’s audience; the original’s ball terminals and flaring serifs were removed for instance, in favor of more mechanical touches. ABC Simon’s design explores a tension between modernizing and antiquating: While ITC Typewriter is a proportional typeface, our’s is monospaced. ABC Simon made its first appearance as the body typeface for Actual Source’s Shoplifters 8: New Type Design, and later this year, it’ll be developed into a full family of weights.


Design: Dinamo (Robert Janes) and Actual Source (JP Haynie)
Production: Dinamo (Robert Janes)

Supported Languages

Afrikaans, Albanian, Basque, Bemba, Bosnian, Breton, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Esperanto, Estonian, Faroese, Filipino, Finnish, French, Frisian, Friulian, Gaelic, Galician, German, Greenlandic, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Kinyarwanda, Latin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Luxembourgish, Malay, Maltese, Montenegrin, Māori, Norwegian, Occitan, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Romansh, Inari Sami, Lule Sami, Northern Sami, Southern Sami, Serbian (Latin), Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Turkish, Welsh and more

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