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Post# 460662   2/25/2023 at 11:33 (281 days old) by convertible18 (Utica, New York, USA)        

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As you can see, I found a lot of stuff. All for $10. The portable has a half broken switch, the eureka has all attachments but needs a new belt. The pixie is fine and just needs a cleaning. The portable and pixie are my first in my collection, and I have a few esps.

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Post# 460663 , Reply# 1   2/25/2023 at 11:51 (281 days old) by Lesinutah (Utah)        
Nice

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If you have esp's you probably have belts. The Porta power switch should be found easily. That is a real nice score for sure.

Post# 460670 , Reply# 2   2/25/2023 at 13:14 (281 days old) by Thevacomaticiec (Bathurst New Brunswick Canada )        
Sweet

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Those are some really nice finds

Post# 460675 , Reply# 3   2/25/2023 at 14:08 (281 days old) by convertible18 (Utica, New York, USA)        
Thanks

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@Lesinutah and @Thevacomaticiec

Post# 460681 , Reply# 4   2/25/2023 at 17:22 (280 days old) by huskyvacs (Gnaw Bone, Indiana)        

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Wow, never seen a Hoover Portable decorated like that. I've seen a Pixie many times but just never pulled the trigger on adding one yet. I kind of ho-hum about it.

Post# 460733 , Reply# 5   2/27/2023 at 12:13 (279 days old) by kirbyklekter (Concord,Ca.)        
Nice haul

Ten dollars well spent. The ESP should clean up nicely,enjoy your new hobby!

Post# 460758 , Reply# 6   2/27/2023 at 20:49 (278 days old) by fan-of-fans (USA)        

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Wow, you had some great finds there! Canít beat the prices either!

Post# 460788 , Reply# 7   2/28/2023 at 12:56 (278 days old) by rugsucker (Elizabethton TN)        
Estate Sale Vacs

This would be close to equaling some of estate sales I have been to.The Eureka is great on rugs & carpet and the Portable can do everything else.This Pixie is Hoovers best as dirt goes in bag before air goes through fan.Does Portable have all attachments?This was one of the best storage ideas ever.With proper supplies and adjustment and service, if needed, these could still clean any house or car.

Post# 460796 , Reply# 8   2/28/2023 at 14:54 (278 days old) by convertible18 (Utica, New York, USA)        
@rugsucker

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It actually does have a full set of attachments. it still runs like new it just needs a cleaning. most of the attachments tho are tattered and in awful condition so i may get new ones.


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