latest standard find from the 80s

Discussion in 'Fireworks Nostalgia, Collectables And History' started by TONYB, Oct 23, 2016.

  1. TONYB

    TONYB Supports UKFR

    collected today
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  2. Wow Tony, what a find
     
  3. Sparkler

    Sparkler Supports UKFR

    Wow that must be one of the best ever finds!!!
     
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  4. TONYB

    TONYB Supports UKFR

    its my best find ever
     
  5. And you finally get to find out what's in a meteor rocket pack lol
    Did you get the shells for the launch tube too?
     
  6. TONYB

    TONYB Supports UKFR

    it was sealed aswell
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  7. Dates this kit to 88/89 then
     
  8. TONYB

    TONYB Supports UKFR

    have an invoice for 1985 for the standard display kit ...the rockets had just been stored with them
     
  9. Fantastic find!,i still have a few of the rockets you have there,the bigger Sky Rockets,it's amazing what is still around out there!,never seen that Salvo battery before,must have been a display item only!
     
  10. Bet you're pleased as punch Tony. House clearance?
    How much was it in 1985?
     
  11. TONYB

    TONYB Supports UKFR

    its like ive died and gone to pyro heaven :D
     
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  12. You'll have to sell a few Cosmic bits to make room for it
     
  13. Escht

    Escht Supports UKFR

    Great find, it's still out there just waiting to be found......... been waiting on the pics for a few days now, glad it all worked out and now safely back at your place.
    Go on, tell them where it was that you found out about it, go on.........
     
  14. Christ, Tony where did you find that, there's some right gems there, I'm envious.
     
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  15. Wow fantastic find. Salvo was pretty much display only but it did find its way into a few of the big account retailers. Any chance of a close up shot of the electric wheel and rev counter? Many thanks.
     
  16. TONYB

    TONYB Supports UKFR

    i love the shredded packing coloured niagara........found in deep sussex
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  17. TONYB

    TONYB Supports UKFR

    i had none of the standard bigger rockets now three size 20s 15s 12s 5s :beam:
    and a size 9
     
  18. Is the Salvo a actual UK made cake?
     
  19. I have five size 20's,Three size 15's,1 size 12,1 size 9 and three size 5's.
     
  20. Yes. Salvo was made for many years in Huddersfield.