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Old 07-22-2016, 06:54 PM
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Default Re: 1973 Slingerland Sparkling Orange Pearl

Wow! Great kit.
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Old 07-23-2016, 04:30 PM
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Very cool. What are the sizes? 20, 12, 13, 16? Serials nicely clustered?
Yeah, 20/12/13/16. A couple of serials are close, but not all; they all start with a "4".
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Old 07-24-2016, 07:21 AM
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Holy Cow,
My dream set, I have several members looking to help me find a set like this, I didn't think they existed, they do, THEY DO........, beautiful set. PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE, if you decide ever to sell, please let me know.
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Old 07-24-2016, 11:04 AM
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Default Re: 1973 Slingerland Sparkling Orange Pearl

Bucky - no plans to sell right now, as I just got them, but will keep you in mind if I ever do!!
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Old 07-26-2016, 09:21 AM
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Yeah, 20/12/13/16. A couple of serials are close, but not all; they all start with a "4".
Nice. Start with a "4" and five digits?
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Old 07-27-2016, 05:16 PM
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Nice. Start with a "4" and five digits?
That's correct!
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Old 07-27-2016, 07:16 PM
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Cool Re: 1973 Slingerland Sparkling Orange Pearl

Thumbs up!! Some great looking Slingy`s here lately!!

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Old 07-28-2016, 01:32 AM
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Default Re: 1973 Slingerland Sparkling Orange Pearl

Those serials make this kit a bit more vintage. 4xxxx is around '71.
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Old 07-28-2016, 01:25 PM
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Default Re: 1973 Slingerland Sparkling Orange Pearl

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Bucky - no plans to sell right now, as I just got them, but will keep you in mind if I ever do!!
I would so be selling you them if they were mine. Hard to deny a truly enthusiastic buyer
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Old 07-28-2016, 03:02 PM
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Those serials make this kit a bit more vintage. 4xxxx is around '71.
Hmmm... looks like you're correct. I thought this wrap was only available in '73, but found a 1971 Singerland catalog supplement photo online, and it's there as well!
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