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Post# 375299   7/13/2017 at 17:47 by Air-WayCharlie (USA)        

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Since it was so unbearably hot in Charlotte today, I decided to have a Hoover spa treatment center this afternoon with some of my favorite clients. Posed for glamour shots from left to right are:

the 150, 28, 63, 64 Citation, 67 and 69

If the weather stays like this, I will have to have Kirby, Air-Way and Electrolux spa days too!


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Post# 375302 , Reply# 1   7/13/2017 at 18:51 by vacuumlad1650 (North-East Illinois)        

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Beautiful! They all look showroom new!
Out of curiosity how did you run them all at once? If I run 2 machines, in different circuits I can blow a fuse!
Amazing machines!


Post# 375303 , Reply# 2   7/13/2017 at 19:02 by Air-WayCharlie (USA)        

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Andy,
I used strategically placed outlets throughout the living room! (And held my breath that a circuit breaker would not blow)

Thanks for the nice comments.


Post# 375329 , Reply# 3   7/13/2017 at 19:50 by vacuumlad1650 (North-East Illinois)        

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Remind me to send down some machines that could use your touch, haha. When I get a chance will.give you a buzz and pick your brain on good Spa Methods for Hoover's...
Best,


Post# 375337 , Reply# 4   7/13/2017 at 22:23 by vac-o-matic (Saint Louis, Mo.)        

Very nice Charlie! The model 67 is one that has eluded me all these years. Wonder why Hoover went back to the pink so soon?



Post# 375341 , Reply# 5   7/13/2017 at 23:17 by gottahaveahoove (Pittston, Pennsylvania, 18640)        
They are ALL stunning machines.

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I grew up with the 67. It's actually not pink, rather, "Fawn Brown". Still, you've gotta love them all.
Glad to hear from you, Charlie.
John


Post# 375344 , Reply# 6   7/14/2017 at 00:03 by fooseofhoove (Minnesota)        

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THEY ARE ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS!!!!

Post# 375356 , Reply# 7   7/14/2017 at 08:57 by Kloveland (Tulsa, OK)        

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They all look very nice! I especially like the 69. It's one of my favorites!

Post# 375368 , Reply# 8   7/14/2017 at 12:54 by gottahaveahoove (Pittston, Pennsylvania, 18640)        
It's my favorite too.

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I have a few, because you never know when you could use a good 69.

Post# 375370 , Reply# 9   7/14/2017 at 13:31 by Air-WayCharlie (USA)        

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Oh my John, that could be taken as a bit salacious! However, the 69 does fit in ones hand very comfortably with it's cushion grip and the balance is very nice.

From what I have heard, the 69 is popular with collectors and somewhat sought after.


Post# 375379 , Reply# 10   7/14/2017 at 17:28 by vacuumlad1650 (North-East Illinois)        

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If you ask me (and some don't...), the 69 is of the best looking Convertibles, alongside the 1070 and 31!

Post# 375385 , Reply# 11   7/14/2017 at 20:57 by gottahaveahoove (Pittston, Pennsylvania, 18640)        
It's so true

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.... all of it.

Post# 375644 , Reply# 12   7/21/2017 at 02:05 by compactc9guy (Bathurst New Brunswick Canada )        
i wonder

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I notice how small the bag is on some of those how long can you clean whit it .I always wondered i prefer the brown Hoover 28 seems to have a much larger bag .

Post# 375838 , Reply# 13   7/24/2017 at 22:42 by akabent (Orange County)        
SPA DAY

What a magnificent line-up!!!  I'd say 'Pristine' comes to mind.

 

RB





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