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Post# 258460   12/3/2013 at 17:37 (1,631 days old) by rainbowvacfane2 (tracy ca)        

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I want a hoover high performance or a t series

Post# 258464 , Reply# 1   12/3/2013 at 20:24 (1,630 days old) by parunner58 (Davenport, FL)        

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I want either Vac-u-Flo or Aerus central vacuum system.

Post# 258467 , Reply# 2   12/3/2013 at 21:28 (1,630 days old) by sebo_fan (Scotland, UK, member AKA ukvacfan, & Nar2)        

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I have mine already - A Miele S8 Ecoline.

Post# 258471 , Reply# 3   12/3/2013 at 23:02 (1,630 days old) by electromatik (Taylorsville, North Carolina, U.S.A.)        

Lux Guardian Platinum but still can't afford it yet... Grrrrr.

Post# 258484 , Reply# 4   12/4/2013 at 06:58 (1,630 days old) by countryguy (Astorville, ON, Canada)        

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I just got my gift to myself - the Lux Guardian Platinum


Post# 258488 , Reply# 5   12/4/2013 at 07:57 (1,630 days old) by marcusprit (cardiff)        

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I can tell you what i don't want. An AEG ULTRA CRAPTIC Haha

Post# 258516 , Reply# 6   12/4/2013 at 12:42 (1,630 days old) by dysondestijl (east midlands, UK)        

I got a numatic Charles, numatic Henry and a stick vac :)

Post# 258518 , Reply# 7   12/4/2013 at 13:02 (1,630 days old) by thekirbylover (Warrington, cheshire )        

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X4 Excel and D4 Premium

Post# 258520 , Reply# 8   12/4/2013 at 13:10 (1,630 days old) by tomvacuum10 (Northern Ireland)        

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Shark lift around

Post# 258524 , Reply# 9   12/4/2013 at 14:25 (1,630 days old) by JORD123 (new malden surrey london)        

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numatic george

Post# 258525 , Reply# 10   12/4/2013 at 14:38 (1,630 days old) by jade_angel (Newport News, VA)        

I'm somewhat divided between a Simplicity Moxie or a Royal 8300... Both would be awesome.

Post# 258550 , Reply# 11   12/4/2013 at 16:52 (1,630 days old) by ultraperformer (Derbyshire, UK, Europe)        

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Samsung MotionSync with UV, AEG UltraOne with powerhead, Bosch Power Silence, Miele S6 I'm not fussy any of those would be more than welcome!

Post# 258558 , Reply# 12   12/4/2013 at 18:44 (1,630 days old) by floor-a-matic (somewhere)        

I already got my 1956 Electrolux Special Thrift Model T

I am saving $ for the Aerus/Lux Guardian Platinum

However, I am still making payments for my new TriStar CS (I have 2 more payments left til its fully paid)

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Post# 258565 , Reply# 13   12/4/2013 at 20:05 (1,629 days old) by sonnyndad (Gardendale, AL)        
I changed my Mind...

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I want this instead.

Post# 258575 , Reply# 14   12/4/2013 at 22:08 (1,629 days old) by mieles7 (DFW, TX)        

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Lindhaus Healthcare Pro 12, or a Miele S7.

Post# 258589 , Reply# 15   12/5/2013 at 03:44 (1,629 days old) by Ultimatevacman ( Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK)        

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I'm getting a Hoover Constellation 867A and a Numatic David this year, I've never had vacuums for Christmas before. Smile

Post# 258604 , Reply# 16   12/5/2013 at 15:53 (1,629 days old) by luxman107 (USA )        

I want a second aerus/Electrolux platinum.

Post# 258632 , Reply# 17   12/5/2013 at 19:26 (1,628 days old) by mr_mom (pittsburgh (PA))        

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i want a hoover powermax my neighbor has one with low miles on it im just waiting for them to clean out the house and a part for my kenmore heavy duty twin fan that i hope i can find

Post# 258682 , Reply# 18   12/6/2013 at 13:04 (1,628 days old) by kirbytradition7 (Denver (Aurora), CO, USA)        
My wishlist

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1) A NIB Kirby Tradition (including all accessories)

2) A Kirby DS-80

3) A Kirby Sentria II

4) An Electrolux model G (normal or Hospital G)

5) An Electrolux 1205

Post# 258723 , Reply# 19   12/6/2013 at 16:26 (1,628 days old) by Ultimatevacman ( Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK)        

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A NIB Tradition would be very nice!

Post# 258744 , Reply# 20   12/6/2013 at 17:20 (1,628 days old) by jmurray01 (Scotland)        

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For Christmas I would like a Vintage Hoover (big surprise!) and as luck would have it, I just this morning won and paid for a Hoover Junior 119 on eBay!


It is in dire need of some TLC and definitely a respray, but the motor works (supposedly) and it is all intact so I am very excited to take receipt of it sometime next week and get started on the restoration which I intend to do thoroughly, though not all at once.  Put simply, I will get it running 100% first then do the aesthetics at a later date, but they will be done.

Post# 258752 , Reply# 21   12/6/2013 at 19:24 (1,627 days old) by singingrainbow (Texas)        

Oh Jamie, I know you will simply love it. I own a Hoover 115, very similar to the 119 and it is one of the few vintage vacuums I own that is used fairly frequently. It helps take care of our dinning room rug along with a hoover convertible 219.


As for what I would like for Christmas, I really have no preference and my family tends to surprise me. But I do have a sneaking suspicion that it may be a Gtech airram.


Post# 258792 , Reply# 22   12/7/2013 at 10:14 (1,627 days old) by jmurray01 (Scotland)        

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Thank you Scott, I'm sure I will!  I will have to wait until I receive it to know what year it is from, but it is from the 1950s - I know that much.  I would have rather got the 119 with matching colour scheme to my 1949 612, but that's life and after all I now have an excuse to buy another 119 further down the line! Laughing

Post# 258802 , Reply# 23   12/7/2013 at 10:47 (1,627 days old) by ultraperformer (Derbyshire, UK, Europe)        

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Just roll on the January sales I say I got my Dyson very cheap last Jan.

Post# 258825 , Reply# 24   12/7/2013 at 14:18 (1,627 days old) by jmurray01 (Scotland)        

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I trust you won't be buying another Dyson this January though Dan?

Post# 258828 , Reply# 25   12/7/2013 at 14:41 (1,627 days old) by ultraperformer (Derbyshire, UK, Europe)        

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No Jamie one Dyson is enough for me lol

Post# 258858 , Reply# 26   12/7/2013 at 18:18 (1,627 days old) by hooverkid (PA,USA)        
Hoover or Sanitare

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i want a concept one or a sanitare duralight

Post# 258914 , Reply# 27   12/8/2013 at 10:44 (1,626 days old) by dys0nb0y (Luton)        

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i will get a Hoover U6445 Windtunnel and a morphy richards vorticity and a Miele S4782

Post# 259045 , Reply# 28   12/9/2013 at 03:05 (1,625 days old) by thermokid (Casper, Wyoming)        
Christmas Vac

that I would like for Christmas is a Kirby Sentria 2. I already have a Sentria 1.. So then I would have the complete Kirby G series..

Post# 259064 , Reply# 29   12/9/2013 at 11:03 (1,625 days old) by director12 (Metuchen, NJ)        

I don't need a vacuum for Christmas.

Post# 259072 , Reply# 30   12/9/2013 at 14:53 (1,625 days old) by ultralux88 (Denver, Colorado)        

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Not entirely sure... I'll probably see what I get for money this year and then go shopping... I also suspect my wonderful boyfriend will find something to buy me. The only vacuum I mentioned to him was a Panasonic at Wal-Mart, it is a bag less one, but it is multicyclonic and seems like a somewhat decent machine to play around with. I'd love to get a brand new NSS M-1 with the power wand, but I have no realistic expectation of that happening.

Post# 259125 , Reply# 31   12/10/2013 at 00:46 (1,624 days old) by adambomb (Missouri)        

I'm getting an all original Kirby Dual Sanitronic '50' from a very good friend of mine. :)

Post# 259190 , Reply# 32   12/11/2013 at 02:09 (1,623 days old) by sebo_fan (Scotland, UK, member AKA ukvacfan, & Nar2)        

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I toyed with the idea of getting another Hoover Junior but then I remembered that every time I have had one, it is hell on my back. I forgot how small the handle is on the Junior in terms of height. A Senior may be better, but I'm happy with my Vax VCU02 - its still going and nowt has broken off it, yet.

Post# 260571 , Reply# 33   12/23/2013 at 21:44 (1,610 days old) by sptyks (Skowhegan, Maine)        
I already bought myself a

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a very lightly used almost new Kirby Sentria off ebay.
I installed new bag and belt. Brushroll seems to be in excellent condition. It polished up beautifully and sucks like no other vacuum I've ever owned. The Tech Drive makes it seem like it's floating on a cushion of air.

Post# 260594 , Reply# 34   12/24/2013 at 00:30 (1,610 days old) by TASE (Colorado)        

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I would say a Heritage or Sentria II...

But I got both for very cheap! The Sentria II I got from a Craigslist trade... I would have felt bad trading it for a kindle fire, but it needed a lot of work.

And the Heritage? My dad got me one for $8 at the thrift store. It's barely been used.

Post# 260596 , Reply# 35   12/24/2013 at 00:52 (1,610 days old) by KirbyClassicIII (Milwaukie, Oregon)        

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Sanitaire S646, S648, S650 or S678 (type A or B only)
Sanitaire SC886, SC888, SC889 or SC899 (type A or B only)
Royal 992, 993, 994, 995 or 996 (pre-1991)
Royal 8000, 9000, 9005, 9089, 9100 or 9700 (pre-1991)

Kirby Dual Sanitronic 50 or 80 (pre-1970)
Kirby Tradition w/ headlight-mount speed switch and metal fan (post-1970)
Kirby Heritage, Heritage II (Legend) or Legend II w/ 13" nozzle and reusable bag system


Post# 260600 , Reply# 36   12/24/2013 at 01:58 (1,610 days old) by rainbowvacfane2 (tracy ca)        
Don't hate me but I am getting

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a hoover tempo baggless wide path because it was frist vac I have ever had and ever time I see on it brings back so many memories and the reson I say don't hate me is because most of the pepole that I know on here ethere haven't seen one or used one so its kinda rare and I am buying it brand new for 79.99 $

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