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    is everyone still running carpet brushes ? the house i'm in still does. we blow them out with compressed air. we are gonna try power washing them when we tear down.does anybody have any cool tricks or use anything different ? thanx for all the input!!!!

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    Carpet brushes suck.

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    • #3
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      Originally posted by kropy:
      is everyone still running carpet brushes ? the house i'm in still does. we blow them out with compressed air. we are gonna try power washing them when we tear down.does anybody have any cool tricks or use anything different ? thanx for all the input!!!!
      <font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">Cool trick #1:Throw them in the trash

      Cool trick #2:Run the other direction

      Cool trick #3:Forget they ever existed

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      • #4
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        glad to see you guys like them so well!!!

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        • #5
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          Static electricity? Useless? only used because I'm told to, not by choice!
          They have one benefit, if some grease or oil substance gets to the carpet, they evenly distribute it across entire carpet instead of infected area! Did I leave out they suck?
          It's been awhile but I have much more to share!!!

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          • #6
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            Carpet brushes can't hurt, but are not really necessary. I have 82-70's with 3 year old crap pins while my goodies take a rest. Both sets are white.

            So long as you clean the bins and cups, and all else that gets to the pins, you need not to have ball wipers. Clean the entire machine 2 times a year, and you will have no complaints.

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            • #7
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              I dont think one more "They Suck" will hurt.

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              • #8
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                Originally posted by 82/70 king:
                Carpet brushes suck.
                <font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">King...tell us how you really feel... [img]/content/btubb/images/%%GRAEMLIN_URL%%/wink.gif[/img]
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                • #9
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                  Vaccuum? Power wash?

                  Hell.... I took 'em outside and beat 'em on the ground once a week.
                  -- Larry

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                  • #10
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                    Worthless appendage!

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                    • #11
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                      What the hell is a carpet brush????

                      Peter
                      Formally Sports Central

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                      • #12
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                        Originally posted by 82/70 king:
                        Carpet brushes suck.
                        <font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">Isn’t this what they are supposed to do?

                        Suck dirt from the carpet. [img]/content/btubb/images/%%GRAEMLIN_URL%%/laugh.gif[/img]

                        The only practical use I’ve found for them, is that they make nice brooms for sweeping under the machines.

                        Triac

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                        • #13
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                          Yea, if you attach a broomstick or mop handle to them, they do make good push brooms.

                          As for being mounted on machines, no thanks. They were great for building up static and wearing a ditch in the carpet.

                          We had them for a very short while, back when I started out... I actually think the machines stayed cleaner with them OFF... Like dewbowler said, they would evenly distribute dirt, oil, and fuzz across the carpet.

                          We've been living quite well for years without them. They're kind of like AMF's version of your appendix... not required to live, don't notice when it's gone... but if it causes problems, it REALLY causes problems.
                          <span style="font-style: italic">Educatio est omnium efficacissima forma rebellionis</span>

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                          • #14
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                            i have carpet brushes on most. i do as thelegend does, and tap them outside once a month. cant use carpet brushes on an AMF green split finger, the brush will rip it to shreds inside of a year, i know.

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                            • #15
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                              I did away with them in 1991....GOOD RIDDENCE.

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