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Twin Peaks, California

Yes Twin Peaks is a real place. Not quite a city or town but a place with a post office and as Alpine was taken they came up with Twin Peaks. The odd thing being tYes Twin Peaks is a real place. Not quite a city or town but a place with a post office and as Alpine was taken they came up with Twin Peaks. The odd thing being that there is only one peak. Anyway my speciality is toys of the 1960s although I collect much more. I have a particular weakness for taxidermy which includes everything from insects to bear skin rugs although I don't have a bear skin rug yet. fortapacheftr@charter.net (Read more)

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  1. Thanks for posting the article. Hopefully they will actually use the music too. I would like see a blade of grass behind a glass.
  2. Thank you very much Newfld. Yes it was. Thank you very much racer4four. Don't think they would like Brontosaurus. Thank you very much elanski. Yes it does look larger than it really is. And t...
  3. Thank you very much racer4four. GI Joe will take him out with motars. Thank you very much Nicefice. Yes the square head and goatee make him evil. Thank you very Phil. We shall see what unfolds.
  4. Thank you very much Newfld. My dad had one too. Thank you very much racer4four. Perhaps next week.
  5. Exciting new info! This logo was used from 1930-1970.
  6. I prefer his later material. Rainbow Bridge was his best album according to me.
  7. That reminds me I heard someone is making a movie base on Karn Evil 9.
  8. I like truck the trunk is riding in.
  9. Model 28K 1907. Don't see many of the hand cranks around.
  10. Thank you very much Watchsearcher and thanks for IDing the stitch. Yes it is a clever way to personalize the uniform to be less uniform.
  11. 1953 Model 201K. The EJ number is the serial number.
  12. I think that is the serial # for the motor. The actual serial number may be on the underside.
  13. Thank you very much Watchsearcher. Glad you liked it.
  14. The Airflow looks fine as is. I like the patina.
  15. I miss having VU meters to watch.
  16. Beautiful sign. That isn't damage it is a beauty mark.
  17. Thank you very much Ginger101.
  18. Thank you very much iggy. It came out in 49.
  19. Thank you very much Watchsearcher. I will keep that in mind. Looks like I have room for more scouts. Luckily the wringer rarely falls off.
  20. Yes it is old.
  21. Looks like your bedroom is tastefully decorated with Roger Dean artwork. Quite the impressive set of walls.
  22. Thank you very much WesternPA-Collector. I think I would rather have something I could drive. But a car like this needs to be driven.
  23. Probably close to 100 years old.
  24. Thank you very much Thomas. I think this may be more Al Capone's style. He liked big heavy cars.
  25. I think it is a toaster.
  26. Thank you very much Phil. Yrs I do get the comments about museums. A museum should hire me. Thank you very much Newfld. Glad you like it.
  27. Superior is a slightly cheaper version of the Diston saws. It was made by Diston but oddly is not superior to them.
  28. Looks like a Fender. Will you use Fender hardware?
  29. Thank you very much shareurpassion. It is a Mexican bobcat pelt. The long rifle is a Snaphance musket from the 1700s.
  30. Thank you very much Vynil33rpm.
  31. Thank you very much Newfld. Yes that was has some fine taxidermy. Thank you very much ho2cutcha. Those are 2 great greats and a great. Thank you very much TheGateKeeper. The Borax is museum is ...
  32. I was a big time audiophile (but not a purist). I subscribed to Stereo Review knew what THD an 20-20kz meant and all that. The old equipment had all kinds of fun knobs and switches with VU and other m...
  33. Detroit Rock City is a great movie. A bit of a nonquitter but that it is the name of the opening tract. I do believe they had a major impact on the modern rock concert with the light shows and all that.
  34. Thank you very much Nicefice. Your brother may not like that though. Thank you very much Toyrebel. I think I have three of the Japanese now.
  35. Yes it is a Turkish commission rifle.
  36. Thank you very much kwqd. I believe that is a commission rifle.
  37. Thank you very much Phil.
  38. Thank you ever so much Toyrebel. You did a great job of researching this. I was thinking this was an F-86 until just before I posted it and recalled there were swept wing F-84s. I am going to look out...
  39. Great post. Feel free to post more of these. I have many complete kits posted here.
  40. I will be all over that tomorrow. I could do a few posts on this. Nice collection.
  41. The original multi tools. Lots of variations.
  42. Tell me about it. Sometimes I take everything down in a section and rearrange to fit something else in.
  43. Many of my posts get changed to advertising.
  44. Thank you everyone.
  45. Sorry no appraisals this is a site for collecting not selling. Restoring it can actually lower the value. 1915-1920 btw.
  46. Very nice.
  47. It doesn't seem to be threaded inside and there is no groove for a wire. Not sure how it would work as an insulator.
  48. Thank you very much Wizred. You'll have to repost it some time.
  49. Huh huh, huh huh.
  50. Great sign.
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