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It Followed me home... my first connstellation!
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Post# 158285   11/6/2011 at 23:03 (4,500 days old) by bnsd60m9200 (Akron OH)        

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From the mini meet on saturday here in dfw. it was a freebie too! more about the mini meet in the off topic section. This model 86 was quite dirty when i got it. It was rusty on attachment ends, and had a dent on the top. the paint scratches i didn't mind. it runs like new, upon further investigation, it had been serviced twice, and there's what appears to be a brand new motor inside! i cleaned up the canister and attachments with various products (simple green, mothers, sandpaper, and some steel wool and car wax too). i also pounded the dent mostly out with the ball end of a ballpeen hammer. it's much less noticeable now

it runs great and has a ton more suction than i thought it would!

Will


Post# 158286 , Reply# 1   11/6/2011 at 23:04 (4,500 days old) by bnsd60m9200 (Akron OH)        
canister close up

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Post# 158335 , Reply# 2   11/7/2011 at 09:41 (4,500 days old) by hotpoint95622 (Powys, UK)        
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It must be something strange with constellations, keep following me home too.

Great machines enjoy the best classic designed machines in the world.


Post# 158349 , Reply# 3   11/7/2011 at 15:50 (4,499 days old) by joee ()        

If they really are following people home, I hope one wanders my way. Don't have one, but I sure think they'r purty!

Post# 158350 , Reply# 4   11/7/2011 at 16:25 (4,499 days old) by vacuumfreak (Ontario, Canada)        

Man I wish I had one! I've been keeping my eye out though to see if ones creepin' up behind me! Looks like its in great shape! :)

Daniel


Post# 158716 , Reply# 5   11/12/2011 at 01:52 (4,495 days old) by bnsd60m9200 (Akron OH)        

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thanks for the kind words folks. its a wonderful cleaner. i also was lucky to find the other 2 attachments i was missing when i returned to sean's house to hang out this week. i so lucky it has a new motor inside. it has amazing suction and airflow for such a tiny canister.

Will


Post# 158792 , Reply# 6   11/12/2011 at 15:49 (4,494 days old) by vacuumfreak (Ontario, Canada)        

How big are they in real life. They always look big in pictures. Is there a machine you could compare it too?

Daniel :)


Post# 158796 , Reply# 7   11/12/2011 at 16:11 (4,494 days old) by bnsd60m9200 (Akron OH)        

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it's about 2-3 inches bigger in diameter than a basketball.

will


Post# 158797 , Reply# 8   11/12/2011 at 16:16 (4,494 days old) by vacuumfreak (Ontario, Canada)        

I never would've thought that they would be that small!

Daniel :)



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