Hi.New to this forum, so Hi everyone :)Theres probably a section on the site to answer this or even a previous post but as I'm new I'm having a bit of trouble finding my way around . So apologies in…Continue
"I mentioned before, all my Astros from various ‘eras’ between 2000-2017, are all stamped 9/2000 - would be interesting to hear if anyone has a white based Astro NOT stamped 9/2000 Makes me wonder what’s going on with this - did…"
"I never checked the prints inside the bases but I noticed the dates on the red circular stickers found on lunar and comet often show the same dates so I dont think they are accurate as of day of production even though they show specific dates...I…"
"Interesting topic. I checked my 14 AstroBabies, and here are the results:
Embossed logo, black cord: 7/97, 11/97, 2/98, 6/98, 6/98.
Printed logo, black cord: 9/98, 10/98, 11/98, 12/98.
Printed logo, white cord: 9/99, 8/00, 8/00, 9/00, 11/00.
"Incidentally I think the dates on the lamps shown at the beginning of the thread are probably fairly accurate, I think the bases with the embossed logo were around mid-late 90s, I have an Astro-baby with the embossed logo which is stamped ’97,…"
"Tricky to know really. I do find this fascinating as well. I’ve numerous 90’s Astros and Astro Babys I must look into also. I’m marginally better at spraying my lovely Crestworth Astros, Minis and other models from 60’s…"
"I know this is an old thread, but being quite interested in the changes to lamps/ branding over the years I thought the topic might be worth re-visiting - currently the Astro and baby Astro now have no visible branding on the base, but all bottles…"