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#1 RichA

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Posted 27 February 2013 - 10:21 PM

I've never seen this before.

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#2 ColoHank

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Posted 28 February 2013 - 12:00 AM

Something made for surveillance or a specialiized industrial use perhaps?

#3 Billydee

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Posted 28 February 2013 - 03:26 PM

Mr. Foss posted a Yahoo comment that it is probably a very early Field Model as he was in contact with the ebay listor and got the serial number which starts with a "F".

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Posted 28 February 2013 - 06:34 PM

Seems like a lot of money being bid on it for the condition and usefulness of what is for sale?

#5 Billydee

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Posted 28 February 2013 - 08:21 PM

If you need one to complete your collection you might consider it cheap.

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