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#1 Bolens 1000 ONLINE  

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 05:24 PM

My Birthday's not until the end of October but my Dad decided to give me my Birthday present early this year!

Its a Bolens Thermometer!!! :dancingbanana:
This was at an old Bolens dealer's shop locally and I've had my eye on it for years. I asked numerous times if he would sell and everytime he said he was not ready to let go of it. I guess when my dad walked in, the owner was in the mood to finally let it go :dancingbanana:

I know you dont see these too often. I think I have seen around 4 of these and a few belong to members on here if I'm not mistaken.

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 05:28 PM

Congrats! Nice birthday present! :orangecool:

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 05:44 PM

That looks great Doc! You're going to have to post a pic of all of that stuff hanging on the walls! Is it all together, or do you have it hanging all through the house?

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 07:20 PM

Congratulations on a really unique addition to your collection Brian. Especially nice since you've had your eye on it for quite awhile.

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 07:36 PM

Nice. :dancingbanana:
Happy Birthday, just in case I miss it.

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 07:59 PM

Very nice addition.

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 08:29 PM

Great piece, I bet I know what dealer that came from. He must of been in a real good mood to let that go because when he's in a bad mood. He wants a million dollars for everything with a Bolens Label on it.

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 08:33 PM

Doc, that's really neat. Your Dad must've gotten a smokin deal on it, because it's still reading 80 it's so hot.

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 09:07 PM

congrads on the thermometer doc great and coming from your Dad makes it even more special. in Christ
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Posted September 01, 2012 - 09:20 PM

Doc, that's really neat. Your Dad must've gotten a smokin deal on it, because it's still reading 80 it's so hot.


He got it for a pretty fair price
Its down to 76 now :D

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 09:55 PM

very nice piece and more special now since its from your dad. Happy early birthday since I will most likely forget come October

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Posted September 01, 2012 - 11:16 PM

Nice birthday gift! and happy birthday to!

I belive Ken has one of them aswell.

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Posted September 02, 2012 - 03:02 AM

Nice addition to the collection. Just keep an eye on the birthday thread, guys! I'll let you know when it is!

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Posted September 02, 2012 - 04:37 AM

Hey Brian,that's cool,................or warm. What ever it's showing at the time. :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth: :laughingteeth:

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Posted September 02, 2012 - 09:05 AM

Congrats!

I guess your Dad couldn't contain his enthusiasm until October! :bounce:

Since I'm usually late in extending birthday wishes, I'd better do it now so you get it in time:

Happy Birthday, Brian!
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