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 got white based asteo dated from 96 98 alot times there use the same bases though years later but most with have a stamp on the base. The embossed ones are from 90s later 90s these changed to the red logo base and cap just plain. Even the new ones…"
"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…"