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Offline Blumbly

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DC14 Broken at bottom of Duct assy
« on: November 11, 2017, 02:45:46 AM »
I recently picked up this DC14 Origin which seemed to be in reasonable condition.
However on closer inspection I've found the bottom of the duct assy is all cracked broken and a lot of pieces missing (see first 2 pictures).What I was hoping that someone could add some photos of how long the inner pipes are around this section of the second photo.As the inner tubes are what is busted and broken.
As I'm not too sure I have enough plastic left to support it.
Due to theses broken inner tubes there is absolutely no support for the vacuum to stay upright.Once you remove the cyclone and canister it wouldn't take much for it to fall over.
I'm just trying to work out if it's worth saving or whether I just scrap it for parts.
Please help if someone is in the know.
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Offline wolf

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Re: DC14 Broken at bottom of Duct assy
« Reply #1 on: November 18, 2017, 01:53:43 PM »
You have 2 options,

Break it for parts  or you can replace the spine the part is available or look
on ebay :tiphat:
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Re: DC14 Broken at bottom of Duct assy
« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2017, 07:18:56 PM »
I have glued a few, sometimes works.

Offline Blumbly

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Re: DC14 Broken at bottom of Duct assy
« Reply #3 on: Yesterday at 07:12:29 AM »
Yeah but its very bad and not much plastic left.
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Re: DC14 Broken at bottom of Duct assy
« Reply #4 on: Yesterday at 12:28:49 PM »
Try pipe weld, worth a shot.

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