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LightningBoldtz

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WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« on: March 01, 2017, 06:13:17 AM »
The Weber kettle club has had a kettle donated to the club to fund special projects for 2017.

The kettle is a Pat Pending Avocado

The kettle is in good shape considering that it is 48 years old.  Please review pics, it is in good condition but a little more RRR would really make this sparkle.

This kettle will fund the cost of making handles that are for the 5th anniversary of the founding of the WKC.

These handles cannot be purchased but will be given away at special events through out the year so stay tuned.

The winner of the auction will get one of these special handles once they are in production.  *Please note, the 5th anniversary handle will not fit on this particular grill.

This will be an ebay auction starting on March 15th.  Below are pics of the grill.



























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JEBIV

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2017, 06:36:20 AM »
This should be fun and grate for the club

WNC

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2017, 03:27:34 PM »
There's so many reasons why I want this...


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SteveMBH

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2017, 03:30:32 PM »
My 18" 'cado could use a big brother...


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Troy

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2017, 06:51:50 PM »
oh shit, that is a nice 'cado!

Normal_J_Bird

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2017, 06:57:53 PM »
I am excited to see how this goes. Beautiful Cado!


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Darko

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2017, 08:06:28 PM »
That's a beauty!

captjoe06

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #7 on: March 02, 2017, 01:30:43 AM »
This is going to be exciting. 


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Craig

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #8 on: March 02, 2017, 04:21:58 AM »
That's a nice looking '70-'72 Cado. It will make for a nice Cooker while going for a good cause.
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Vwbuggin64

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #9 on: March 07, 2017, 01:53:55 PM »
Sweet! Game on!
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LightningBoldtz

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #10 on: March 12, 2017, 07:21:55 AM »
I posted a video of the grill as well

I am not a collector, but I do have a small collection.
"You can have everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want"
2 - Wood Dales, 4 MBH, Mini Ranch, and a Summit

Rub

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #11 on: March 13, 2017, 07:56:51 PM »
For us new guys, what's the best guess on a fair-for-all price on this? I understand there are variables and ultimately it's worth whatever someone will pay. But what's your best ballpark guess? Thanks.
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LiquidOcelot

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #12 on: March 13, 2017, 08:17:17 PM »
For us new guys, what's the best guess on a fair-for-all price on this? I understand there are variables and ultimately it's worth whatever someone will pay. But what's your best ballpark guess? Thanks.
I'm going to say 70ish

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LiquidOcelot

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #13 on: March 13, 2017, 08:17:53 PM »
but if your talking just found on cl up to 50

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Jon

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Re: WKC auction - Pat Pending Avocado. starting March 15th
« Reply #14 on: March 13, 2017, 11:48:48 PM »
Wow. I would go, say...$200 without even seeing it in person. That isn't something you are going to pull up all the time on Craigslist. Hey! - see how easy that is when you aren't bidding for reals?