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    Michelin Air compressor wanted

    Does anyone out there have a Michelin Air compressor...either the small motorbike type or the larger garage one....Will travel anywhere!!
    Thanks everyone
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    Um,

    hope this isn't a dumb question... What a 'michelin' air compressor???? As far as I know all a compressor does is blow air.

    Tell ya what, I'll throw a michelin sticker on my 16cubic footer, and sell it to you @ new price plus 50% :p

    Just kidden

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    Shane,shane,shane..... what!!!
    you have never seen a Michelin air compressor
    ..Just like an air compressor except it has a large cast bib(michelin man)sitting on top..
    the air comes through his mouth!!
    They were issued by Michelin for use in garages.....perfect for your Cit!!!
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    if you can buy a good Michellin compressor for less than the price of a CX youre doing well !

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    if you can buy a good Michellin compressor for less than the price of a CX youre doing well !

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    Hmm,

    yer that would be cool. Have to keep my existing one though, as I doubt the old michie one would have the guts for running air tools/spray guns etc...

    Strange, I've never seen or heard of one, haven't got a picture of one have you?

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    there was a genuine Michellin compressor sold at auction in melbourne last month, i think there is a pic in the catalogue, I have also seen another sold at auction in the last year, from memory at Shannons. With bendigo swapmeet happening soon, that could be a good place to look

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    Thanks Peter...will check out bendigo..
    Have looked on the Internet for a photo to no avail...if I find one will post....
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    Hi Andrew,

    Very cute - and very rare!

    Google found one and one only!
    http://dogrobber.com/pictures/france/turin/Turin.html

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    hee, heee, Cool! I like it!

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    '63 ID19 http://www.aussiefrogs.com/forum/showthread.php?t=90325
    '72 DS21 ie 5spd pallas (long term restoration)
    '78 GS1220 pallas
    '85 Range Rover Classic ... "the tow barge/ land yacht". 3.5V8, 5spd manual.

    Modern Junk:
    '07 Poogoe 407 HDi 6spd manual

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    Yeah, but you should see what comes out the OTHER end...

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