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Post# 105000   8/2/2010 at 13:45 (3,361 days old) by electrolux~137 ()        

Wow! 300 amps!! That IS state of the art!!!

"Have you ever?!" as Billy Lipman would say.

This is a cool machine tho, never seen a straight suction Electro-Hygiene in this color scheme. Is it a factory rebuild or?? Taking note of the matching hose and attachment carton.


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Post# 105041 , Reply# 1   8/2/2010 at 21:44 (3,360 days old) by briankirbyclass (Eudora Kansas)        

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Humpf,,,"Well, i never!" haha

Post# 105064 , Reply# 2   8/3/2010 at 03:07 (3,360 days old) by vacbear58 (Sutton In Ashfield & London)        
Errm

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Unless the seller has edited the text of their ad since you saw it, it actually says 300 WATTS not 300 amps. This looks quite modern for a straight suction machine, and actually quite a good deal all round
Al


Post# 105066 , Reply# 3   8/3/2010 at 05:14 (3,360 days old) by tolivac (Greenville,NC)        

Didn't Royal build these straight suction machines for large hard floor areas-and the nozzle lips had brushes on them-they were for basketball courts,stage floors,auditorium floors,etc.Thought they built them well into the 80's.

Post# 105067 , Reply# 4   8/3/2010 at 05:26 (3,360 days old) by electrolux~137 ()        

Then they have edited it. When I saw it, it stated "300 amps."



Post# 105079 , Reply# 5   8/3/2010 at 16:17 (3,360 days old) by joe22 ()        

royal did build straight suction machines for floors, never seen one and WANT one

Post# 105087 , Reply# 6   8/3/2010 at 23:46 (3,359 days old) by electrolux~137 ()        

Well as I said it is a very cool machine, love the beautiful red and blue colors, was just stumped because I had never seen a straight-suction Electro-Hygiene or Royal in that color scheme and with a newer motor housing. This must be a pretty rare bird then. Where's Jeff Schroff? I'm sure he can fill us in on this.



Post# 105236 , Reply# 7   8/6/2010 at 10:02 (3,357 days old) by rickenbacker ()        
wow

And Check out the Shetland beneath it with the Kirby-esque Nozzle

Dont suppose the little girl comes with it for that shipping price!


Charlie


Post# 105237 , Reply# 8   8/6/2010 at 10:10 (3,357 days old) by rickenbacker ()        
wow

And check out the Shetland beneath it with the Kirby-esque Nozzle

Dont suppose the little girl comes with it for that shipping price!

Charlie


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Post# 105244 , Reply# 9   8/6/2010 at 12:09 (3,357 days old) by kenmore81 (Warwick, RI)        
^^^^

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Thats cool, I never seen or even knew that Shetland had a broom vac with a brushroll.

Post# 105395 , Reply# 10   8/8/2010 at 05:49 (3,355 days old) by hooverbaby (Dalton in Furness, UK)        
Cool Cleaner

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Yes I spotted it too, having first looked at the listing for the rather grotty Electrolux, the next exciting project suggestion for Crevicetool!

It looks to be in really good nick & original but would he ship to the UK?...oh really, best not email him; I've already spent a bomb this year on machines..and I don't think the parents would be too pleased to see it..

Stephen





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