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Offline Kenton K

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Finally, a mushroom!
« on: February 21, 2015, 03:22:30 AM »
I found myself my first mushroom!

And only $2.99!!!

What a steal!

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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2015, 03:58:27 AM »
Looks like it's full of fungus... :o

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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2015, 08:55:43 AM »
Is it April 1 already?   ;D
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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #3 on: February 21, 2015, 12:19:24 PM »
Ha caught me! I actually purchased this painted piece of work. I might have overpaid, but I really wanted it!

www.ebay.com/itm/221696421123
« Last Edit: February 21, 2015, 12:30:56 PM by Kenton K »

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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #4 on: February 21, 2015, 12:37:58 PM »
Did you pay extra for the short line cord?
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Offline WesternElectricBen

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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #5 on: February 21, 2015, 12:39:46 PM »
Good luck with the restoration. That sparkly blue paint job makes me sick. :(

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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #6 on: February 21, 2015, 01:09:21 PM »
Bet that rattle-can paint comes off fairly easily.   The color underneath?   Can't really tell from the photo.

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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #7 on: February 21, 2015, 02:24:13 PM »
Wow, what a find!! Congratulations!

Hopefully you can save that innocent white plastic from the Metallic Nightmare residing on it with some EasyOff.

(Sorry about my constant paint-removal nagging) :o :-[
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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #8 on: February 21, 2015, 02:26:00 PM »
I also love the seller's wonderful Words of Wisdom:

"The base is marked "500U", and seems to be dated "6-61", however the handset is got a "63" marked on it."
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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #9 on: February 21, 2015, 02:31:36 PM »
With what Ken did with the Red WE 302, I have no doubt this will be another winner....nice find....Doug
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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #10 on: February 21, 2015, 07:10:42 PM »
Nice Catch! Appears to be White under that paint. Can't wait to see it cleaned up.
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Re: Finally, a mushroom!
« Reply #11 on: May 06, 2015, 08:23:58 AM »
Ken;

Any updates?!? I'm also breaking under the tension of any updates on the med blue! ???
Christian Petterson

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