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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #510 on: July 03, 2016, 11:48:35 AM »
And you can still do it at a bargain price. It's still available at a lower price and now with free shipping.

It looks like it was made of "whatever-you-can-get-for-a-token" prizes at Chuck E Cheese! ::)
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #511 on: July 03, 2016, 12:08:03 PM »
Gee, I discounted that one when it first appeared!  ;D
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #512 on: July 16, 2016, 12:53:58 PM »
Up for view is this old not WE but AE crafted with a small paint brush and several different paints. Fast, cheap and hideous.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-BELL-SYSTEM-Custom-Painted-Hippy-Rotary-Dial-Phone-NOT-WORKING-ART-DECO-/122047327932
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #513 on: July 16, 2016, 01:12:21 PM »
Up for view is this old not WE but AE crafted with a small paint brush and several different paints. Fast, cheap and hideous.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-BELL-SYSTEM-Custom-Painted-Hippy-Rotary-Dial-Phone-NOT-WORKING-ART-DECO-/122047327932

Cheap, yet strangely overpriced!!! :o
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #514 on: July 16, 2016, 01:41:32 PM »
Handset and maybe dial are AE, but mounting is WE or NE.
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #515 on: July 16, 2016, 08:38:51 PM »
Good evening all ... Every time I see a phone, here or elsewhere as the person is placed a pot of grass, a very colorful phone or phone turned into lamp, it !!!!es me off .I wonder what they have in their brain moron to do this kind of thing. It's very ugly to see a phone that time is hecked well and look disgusting. There is nothing like a beautiful phone again to the original
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #516 on: July 16, 2016, 10:23:58 PM »
Good evening all ... Every time I see a phone, here or elsewhere as the person is placed a pot of grass, a very colorful phone or phone turned into lamp, it !!!!es me off .I wonder what they have in their brain moron to do this kind of thing. It's very ugly to see a phone that time is f***ed well and look disgusting. There is nothing like a beautiful phone again to the original
I can agree with that!
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #517 on: July 17, 2016, 12:39:35 AM »
they should do that treatment to their car.  It would kill a lot more time.
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #518 on: July 24, 2016, 09:50:17 AM »
This one made my eyes hurt...

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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #519 on: July 24, 2016, 12:49:36 PM »
This one made my eyes hurt...

I agree, Hideous !
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #520 on: July 24, 2016, 01:25:52 PM »
Buy that phone and you'll find yourself behind the 8 ball with your fellow collectors.
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #521 on: July 24, 2016, 03:53:36 PM »
At least they used a cheesy repro to make this and didn't mess up a nice original phone.


This one made my eyes hurt...
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #522 on: July 24, 2016, 04:21:25 PM »
Some die hard pool player will probably get that one!

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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #523 on: July 24, 2016, 04:42:37 PM »
Some die hard pool player will probably get that one!

Both figuratively and literally!
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Re: Hideous Telephones
« Reply #524 on: July 24, 2016, 08:53:12 PM »
Buy that phone and you'll find yourself behind the 8 ball with your fellow collectors.


If your message is for me , nope ! , i won't buy that phone at all . sorry and i don't play pool... :P
Denis