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 Posted: Mon Feb 11th, 2019 07:55 pm
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 Posted: Mon Feb 11th, 2019 07:56 pm
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Found this Durbin Special on the way home from Galveston Meet.  Did'nt know George got that far down into Texas.
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 Posted: Mon Feb 11th, 2019 08:20 pm
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I think I would have bought that for $39, looks to have that much in parts & for conversation you can't get better entertainment for that amount these days!!

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 Posted: Mon Feb 11th, 2019 08:26 pm
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And they think the paint and jewels made it sell. If they would have exposed the brass blades they would have got another $50 out of it.

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 Posted: Mon Feb 11th, 2019 08:32 pm
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Sad part is it was the only fan, other than a couple of poor dime store fans I even saw in 4-5 stops.  I almost bought it, but was afraid to encourage George to make more of them:D

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 Posted: Mon Feb 11th, 2019 08:36 pm
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Or maybe more? Is that a 29645 under all that bling?
The cage is off of something else....but if it runs I would pay 100$ for that.

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William Dunlap wrote: Or maybe more? Is that a 29645 under all that bling?
The cage is off of something else....but if it runs I would pay 100$ for that.

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Looks like a 29645 to me priced at $39, with wrong cage like you said.

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 Posted: Mon Feb 11th, 2019 09:24 pm
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I wonder if they balanced the blade after they precisely placed those wing jewels?  And yeah, I’d buy it. A putty scraper and sandblaster will quickly remove the bedazzling!

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There are creative people in this world and then there are..............

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 Posted: Mon Feb 11th, 2019 10:30 pm
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Tristan Crider
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Next restoration goals...

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 Posted: Mon Feb 11th, 2019 11:45 pm
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I’d like to run it on high just to test the glues integrity!

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Sure has the touch of a true craftsman, we can all look forward to having this much skill for restoration!  :dude:

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I'd have bought it and "de-bedazzled" it.

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