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Post# 390116   4/8/2018 at 07:44 (246 days old) by Kirby27 (United States )        

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Yesterday. I was very exitedto finally find something there there was also a really beat up Hoover elite there too. Now I know this is the highest version of the concept 2. Any other details on this machine?

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Post# 390121 , Reply# 1   4/8/2018 at 08:00 (246 days old) by eurekaprince (Montreal, Canada)        

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Love the on-board covered tool-box!!!! I donít think itís top of the line though, because it does not have the cord reel as the high-end Concepts had.

Post# 390122 , Reply# 2   4/8/2018 at 08:30 (246 days old) by fan-of-fans (USA)        

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I think some of these were variable speed also with a bar with lights on top of the tool box.

This is a nice find! I saw one at a thrift store a few years ago, but it was maroon.

Post# 390138 , Reply# 3   4/8/2018 at 12:42 (246 days old) by Kirby27 (United States )        

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Does anybody know what belt I need for the power drive system? I got the belt for the agitator today but couldnít find the power drive one

Post# 390166 , Reply# 4   4/8/2018 at 21:30 (246 days old) by broomvac (N/A)        
Envy is upon me.

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I hope to find a PowerMax someday.

The pack of drive belts you are looking for is 40201049.


Post# 390176 , Reply# 5   4/9/2018 at 06:22 (245 days old) by Kirby27 (United States )        
Brush strips

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The brush strips are kinda worn Down on this machine. Does anybody know where I can get replacement brush strips or even a new brush roll?

Post# 390181 , Reply# 6   4/9/2018 at 08:30 (245 days old) by kirbyvertibles (Independence, KS)        

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These never had a cord winder

Post# 390187 , Reply# 7   4/9/2018 at 11:19 (245 days old) by electrolux137 (Land O Plenty USA)        


What's all this talk about snatches??!

Post# 390189 , Reply# 8   4/9/2018 at 12:08 (245 days old) by Kirby27 (United States )        

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Found it at goodwill. Snatched it up

Post# 390194 , Reply# 9   4/9/2018 at 13:42 (245 days old) by Ultralux88 (Denver, Colorado)        

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These never had cord winders as far as Iím aware the tool caddy area left no room for it, same with the Concept 2.

ďWhatís all this talk about snatches?Ē Well it seems to be standard in the world of vacuum collecting, lots of talk about snatches but minimal interest in actually encountering one!

Post# 390196 , Reply# 10   4/9/2018 at 13:46 (245 days old) by gottahaveahoove (Pittston, Pennsylvania, 18640)        

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How [profound, and, yet, true.

Post# 390199 , Reply# 11   4/9/2018 at 14:15 (245 days old) by toddk13 (Milwaukee, WI)        

Not necessarily true...

I do understand that I might have a minority opinion on the matter.

Post# 390222 , Reply# 12   4/9/2018 at 16:46 (245 days old) by Ultralux88 (Denver, Colorado)        
I do understand that I might have a minority opinion on the

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Hence my saying little interest, speaking of the group as a whole, the number of interested parties are minimal, yet still very much there!

Post# 390228 , Reply# 13   4/9/2018 at 19:39 (245 days old) by electrolux137 (Land O Plenty USA)        


A collective HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA on the above, but Reggie's reply gets a Gold Star as well!!

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Post# 390236 , Reply# 14   4/9/2018 at 23:15 (245 days old) by Kirbyvertibles (Independence, KS)        

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Haha Haha well I do enjoy an occasional "snatch" of the day

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