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Old 11-10-2019, 10:28 PM   #13
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Lovely!

Out of interest, why are there so many red B and C reg mexi beetles about ? All usually red too. Was it due to it being the last year they were officially imported to Europe ?
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Originally Posted by keekster64 View Post
Not all mex bugs of that age were velvet red ones, which was a limited edition. It’s probably cause they stopped importing them into Germany in85.
Yeah, mainland Europe stopped getting them in ‘85/86 so they became less easy to ‘locally’ source. I guess people took advantage of this and bought them whilst they still could.

Nice buy Ady, I just had a nosey on eBay. Looks like you’ve got a cracker
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Barry Island is a peninsula.
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