Thread Number: 35914  /  Tag: 50s/60s/70s Vacuum Cleaners
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Post# 385228   2/2/2018 at 08:50 by kirby519 (Wisconsin)        

Good morning to all. Here is your chuckle for the day.

These people are to funny because they are clueless. A 2 inch Shopvac attachment advertised as a vintage Kirby attachment.

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Post# 385229 , Reply# 1   2/2/2018 at 09:01 by gottahaveahoove (Pittston, Pennsylvania, 18640)        
Sadly, we shouldn't be surprised.

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Tons of mis-information is out there. How many times have you seen that? Plenty. People are always spewing facts that are: enhanced, made up, etc.We see it ALL THE TIME.

Post# 385428 , Reply# 2   2/4/2018 at 21:55 by Lesinutah (Utah)        

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You could use the hose attachment on a Kirby. If you put in emptor fee adjustments you could have a bottom part of a fill tube make a custom bag unit for your shakeout vacuums.

Post# 385439 , Reply# 3   2/4/2018 at 22:34 by kirby519 (Wisconsin)        

I'm really not surprised at all. I have seen it many times. Just find it funny that the seller believes it would fit on a 1 1/4 inch hose. Clearly they didn't try to fit it on the end of a Kirby hose or don't know what a Shopvac is.

It is liken to selling a Hoover attachment with the locking pin on it as an attachment for a Kirby vacuum. Similar attachment, different fit.

Post# 385448 , Reply# 4   2/4/2018 at 23:16 by gottahaveahoove (Pittston, Pennsylvania, 18640)        

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Some people are the dim bulbs in the chandelier of life.

Post# 385457 , Reply# 5   2/5/2018 at 03:55 by huskyvacs (Indiana)        

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I'm sure that it likely came with a Kirby they bought or sold and assumed it was for the Kirby. I got an Electrolux G from a Goodwill on eBay that came with Rainbow and Eureka tools last year. I didn't know they weren't Electrolux tools until I googled "r logo vacuum attachment" and seen the Rainbow logo matched the logo on the tool.

I just bought a Hoover Powerdrive from Goodwill that came with 3 dusting brushes, only one was the original to the machine, the other was from a Dirt Devil and a Kenmore.

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