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Re: Cool first Wobbler find at Thrift Store!

Postby KryptonianRed » Fri Mar 22, 2019 9:45 pm

Nice find! I’ve seen a few in my area, but they aren’t priced right unfortunately.
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Postby Mjacob78 » Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:29 pm

Nice find :) He’s so cute
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Postby LexusNexus » Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:49 am

I like seeing these wobblers, I like them, and the retros more than pops now lol
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Postby funkosundae » Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:42 pm

Never thought of checking out thrift shops for Funko.

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Postby GettingSodas » Sat Apr 20, 2019 10:56 pm

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Postby Ivette408 » Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:43 pm

That's awesome, congrats great pick!!!
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Postby supertoygiant » Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:26 am

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I got this at the Thrift Store today for $2.99 and I'm really happy about it!

What year is it from? There's no date on the box and my parents wanted to know.


It's cool to have some funko history!



That is a really sweet find!!! Congrats!
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Postby ezekiel8487 » Tue Apr 23, 2019 12:21 am

I found a Metallic Red Skull Wobbler at a clearance bin at Universal Studios gift shop like a decade ago.

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Postby d3postman » Tue Apr 23, 2019 12:25 pm

supertoygiant wrote:
FireEmblemZack wrote:Image

I got this at the Thrift Store today for $2.99 and I'm really happy about it!

What year is it from? There's no date on the box and my parents wanted to know.


It's cool to have some funko history!



That is a really sweet find!!! Congrats!



Very jealous of that find! Well done!
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Postby Swatrob » Thu Apr 25, 2019 10:20 pm

Because of this thread I went looking through and antique store. They had a ton of cool toys and some pops but no wobblers which is what I wanted
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Re: Cool first Wobbler find at Thrift Store!

Postby MacKazoo » Thu Apr 25, 2019 10:42 pm

Swatrob wrote:Because of this thread I went looking through and antique store. They had a ton of cool toys and some pops but no wobblers which is what I wanted

I saw an Uncle Sam Wacky Wobbler at a local antique mall.

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Postby Swatrob » Thu Apr 25, 2019 11:01 pm

MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:Because of this thread I went looking through and antique store. They had a ton of cool toys and some pops but no wobblers which is what I wanted

I saw an Uncle Sam Wacky Wobbler at a local antique mall.


I’ve driven by the place a lot but I’ve never had the chance to go in. They had tons and tons of toys but no wobblers
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Re: Cool first Wobbler find at Thrift Store!

Postby MacKazoo » Thu Apr 25, 2019 11:13 pm

Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:Because of this thread I went looking through and antique store. They had a ton of cool toys and some pops but no wobblers which is what I wanted

I saw an Uncle Sam Wacky Wobbler at a local antique mall.


I’ve driven by the place a lot but I’ve never had the chance to go in. They had tons and tons of toys but no wobblers

Though my area is mixed with pops and wobblers. I miss the days when Frank & Sons had a lot of Wacky Wobblers.

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Postby Swatrob » Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:50 am

MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:I saw an Uncle Sam Wacky Wobbler at a local antique mall.


I’ve driven by the place a lot but I’ve never had the chance to go in. They had tons and tons of toys but no wobblers

Though my area is mixed with pops and wobblers. I miss the days when Frank & Sons had a lot of Wacky Wobblers.


Frank and sons is los Angeles right? Where are you located?
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Postby MacKazoo » Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:56 am

Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
I’ve driven by the place a lot but I’ve never had the chance to go in. They had tons and tons of toys but no wobblers

Though my area is mixed with pops and wobblers. I miss the days when Frank & Sons had a lot of Wacky Wobblers.


Frank and sons is los Angeles right? Where are you located?

I am local in that area. Note: I am right now in a place of trying to keep my money tight and not lose.

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Postby funkepops » Fri Apr 26, 2019 2:46 am

Nice find! Congrats!
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Postby Stragon » Fri Apr 26, 2019 2:51 am

Great get, cool looking and at great price. Congrats

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Postby Swatrob » Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:02 am

MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:Though my area is mixed with pops and wobblers. I miss the days when Frank & Sons had a lot of Wacky Wobblers.


Frank and sons is los Angeles right? Where are you located?

I am local in that area. Note: I am right now in a place of trying to keep my money tight and not lose.


I’m outside San Diego
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Re: Cool first Wobbler find at Thrift Store!

Postby MacKazoo » Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:29 am

Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
Frank and sons is los Angeles right? Where are you located?

I am local in that area. Note: I am right now in a place of trying to keep my money tight and not lose.


I’m outside San Diego

Okay, Frank n Sons is in the city of industry part of LA. It’s near UCLA from I recall

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Postby Swatrob » Fri Apr 26, 2019 5:23 pm

MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:I am local in that area. Note: I am right now in a place of trying to keep my money tight and not lose.


I’m outside San Diego

Okay, Frank n Sons is in the city of industry part of LA. It’s near UCLA from I recall


I’ve seen the flyers and stuff for it but I’ve never gone
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Postby MacKazoo » Fri Apr 26, 2019 5:35 pm

Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
I’m outside San Diego

Okay, Frank n Sons is in the city of industry part of LA. It’s near UCLA from I recall


I’ve seen the flyers and stuff for it but I’ve never gone

Do go when you have a chance, it’s a fun time. It’s only open on Wednesday and Saturday

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Postby Swatrob » Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:14 pm

MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:Okay, Frank n Sons is in the city of industry part of LA. It’s near UCLA from I recall


I’ve seen the flyers and stuff for it but I’ve never gone

Do go when you have a chance, it’s a fun time. It’s only open on Wednesday and Saturday

I’ve been meaning to go for years
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Re: Cool first Wobbler find at Thrift Store!

Postby MacKazoo » Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:23 pm

Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
I’ve seen the flyers and stuff for it but I’ve never gone

Do go when you have a chance, it’s a fun time. It’s only open on Wednesday and Saturday

I’ve been meaning to go for years

If you do go, tell me how your experience is

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Postby Swatrob » Sat Apr 27, 2019 1:08 am

MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:Do go when you have a chance, it’s a fun time. It’s only open on Wednesday and Saturday

I’ve been meaning to go for years

If you do go, tell me how your experience is


I’ll let you know if and when I do, like I’ve said I’ve been wanting to for years
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Postby MacKazoo » Sat Apr 27, 2019 1:18 am

Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:I’ve been meaning to go for years

If you do go, tell me how your experience is


I’ll let you know if and when I do, like I’ve said I’ve been wanting to for years

So here’s some advice, don’t be loose with your wallet or you’ll lose all your money buying stuff

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Postby Swatrob » Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:05 am

MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:If you do go, tell me how your experience is


I’ll let you know if and when I do, like I’ve said I’ve been wanting to for years

So here’s some advice, don’t be loose with your wallet or you’ll lose all your money buying stuff


That’s good advice for anywhere but I get you. I’ve been going to Sdcc since 96 and you have to be careful
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Postby MacKazoo » Sat Apr 27, 2019 12:13 pm

Swatrob wrote:
MacKazoo wrote:
Swatrob wrote:
I’ll let you know if and when I do, like I’ve said I’ve been wanting to for years

So here’s some advice, don’t be loose with your wallet or you’ll lose all your money buying stuff


That’s good advice for anywhere but I get you. I’ve been going to Sdcc since 96 and you have to be careful

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Postby SuMo » Sun Apr 28, 2019 11:07 am

That's a great find and especially at a nice cost!

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Postby Mr_Wilson » Sat May 04, 2019 12:44 am

Wow, pays to stay thrifty!
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Postby MacKazoo » Sat May 04, 2019 1:16 am

Plus it’s not that expensive for collectors

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Postby hoopsgirl » Sat May 04, 2019 1:30 am

What a great first wobbler to start your collection!
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Postby Kungfutoys » Sat May 04, 2019 1:47 am

I think I’ve probably rescued at least 20 Wacky Wobblers in thrift stores over the years.

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Postby MacKazoo » Sat May 04, 2019 1:50 am

Kungfutoys wrote:I think I’ve probably rescued at least 20 Wacky Wobblers in thrift stores over the years.

Do you mind sharing any of your favorites you saved

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Postby Kungfutoys » Sat May 04, 2019 5:48 am

I’ve found a few Betty Boop, Bob’s big boy, freaky Tiki, Empire Carpet Guy and others over the years. This year I found lots of Pops and started taking pictures of my finds.

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Postby Kungfutoys » Sat May 04, 2019 5:57 am

I found Betty and the mini tiki last month for about $4.00

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Postby MacKazoo » Sat May 04, 2019 9:22 am

Coll collection of thrift shop finds.

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Postby lovetheangels » Sun May 05, 2019 2:10 pm

Glad to see some people enjoying wobblers. Most don't even know they exist.
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Postby Toys R Us Kid » Mon May 06, 2019 2:53 am

lovetheangels wrote:Glad to see some people enjoying wobblers. Most don't even know they exist.


I will confess, 'Making Fun' helped me appreciate wobblers! Led me to adding a few to my collection. :)
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Postby Toys R Us Kid » Mon May 06, 2019 2:54 am

Kungfutoys wrote:I found Betty and the mini tiki last month for about $4.00

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woah! SOLID finds.
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Postby Toys R Us Kid » Mon May 06, 2019 2:56 am

Kungfutoys wrote:I think I’ve probably rescued at least 20 Wacky Wobblers in thrift stores over the years.


Ah wait, reading this answered my question :blush:
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