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Post# 140110   6/18/2011 at 13:57 (4,631 days old) by vacumaniac ()        

Another half price estate sale find for $2.50
Model 69, however I suspect the bag is newer. If so, does anyone know what model the bag is off of, and moreso, does anyone have a pic of what bag should be on here...


Post# 140114 , Reply# 1   6/18/2011 at 14:27 (4,631 days old) by compactelectra (Palm Springs)        
Yes

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Indeedy - Here is an all-original Model 69.  Not sure where that bag came from.


Post# 140115 , Reply# 2   6/18/2011 at 14:28 (4,631 days old) by compactelectra (Palm Springs)        
And

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Another shot.


Post# 140132 , Reply# 3   6/18/2011 at 16:37 (4,631 days old) by kirbyloverdan (Egg Harbor Twp . NJ aka HOOVERLOVERDAN ❤️)        
The bag is a

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late 80`s maybe even 90`s Genuine Hoover replacement bag made for any model. That`s why its a white (ish) color .

Post# 140145 , Reply# 4   6/18/2011 at 19:29 (4,631 days old) by Constellation86 (Roy, UT)        

Great find! I have a question about the model 69. Did they all come with the green hand grip? Mine has a white one. Would it be original or was it replaced with a generic one?
Nicholas


Post# 140148 , Reply# 5   6/18/2011 at 20:16 (4,631 days old) by twocvbloke ()        

Given the lack of the "Hoover" name in the circle on the side of the grip, I'd say that's a replacement, the grip pattern doesn't look right for a standard Hoover grip (comparing it to my Junior 1334's handgrip)... :)

Post# 140163 , Reply# 6   6/18/2011 at 21:01 (4,631 days old) by gottahaveahoove (Pittston, Pennsylvania, 18640)        
definitely a replacement

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later models still had green,  but no name in the little circle.


Post# 140231 , Reply# 7   6/19/2011 at 11:41 (4,630 days old) by sanimatic ()        
How about the plug??

My 69 has what looks to be a white Hoover cord and plug, but it does not say Hoover on the plug. It is definitely the exact shape of a Hoover plug, though. Did they take the name off the plug during the 69 run or later? I always wondered when they did that, even before I had this vacuum. This 69 has a green hand grip but without Hoover in the circle, so I wasn't sure if they genericized the plug at this time as well. Chris.

Post# 140243 , Reply# 8   6/19/2011 at 14:30 (4,630 days old) by HooverCelebrity (Germany)        

Yes, it was during the run of the 69 that Hoover took their name off of the handle grip and plug, and attachments/hoses--as it was about this time when they started making cleaners for

Fred


Post# 140248 , Reply# 9   6/19/2011 at 15:37 (4,630 days old) by henry200 (Saint Paul MN)        

Making cleaners for..........Fred?


Post# 140283 , Reply# 10   6/19/2011 at 23:09 (4,630 days old) by gottahaveahoove (Pittston, Pennsylvania, 18640)        
for the likes of

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JC Penney, etc......



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