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MultiQuip GBP GloBug Balloon Lights

GloBug Balloon Systems

GloBug Balloon Systems  See the Light!
Use GloBugs on these and other applications:

  • Road Construction and Maintenance
  • Search and Rescue
  • Parties and Special Events
  • Mining
  • Flagger stations
  • Disaster Relief
  • Emergency Repairs
  • Landscaping
  • Farming and Agriculture
  • Forensic Lighting

...and much more

GloBug Balloon Lights
The heart of the GloBug System is our innovative Balloon Light, available in a variety of configurations. Couple that with a number of unique mounting systems - portable stand, cart, or directly attached to equipment - and you have the finest glare-free lighting system available

Cart-Mounted GloBug Balloon Systems
The ideal combination of GloBug, generator, and heavy duty cart. The steerable heavy-duty cart is designed for easy transportation - sets up without tools and easy to maneuver

Portable Stand-Mounted GloBug Balloon Systems
When space is limited but illumination is required, call on Multiquip's Portable Stand-Mounted GloBug Balloon Lights. Quick to set-up and both Balloon and Stand collapse into easy to transport packages.

Equipment-Mounted GloBug Balloon Systems
Ideal for mobile construction - mount your GloBug Balloon Light directly on equipment or vehicles with these solutions.

GB8LEDB 800W LED Balloon Lamp only GB3LEDB 300W LED Balloon Lamp only
GB8LEDB 800W LED Balloon Lamp only

Multiquip introduces LED technology to our line of GloBugs. LED bulbs are safer, producing significantly less heat than Metal Halide bulbs while offering better color consistency, immediate strike/re-strike operations, and a long operating life.

This model is the balloon light only and does not include a stand.

  • Superior Lighting Properties - Color consistency is near perfect, with better color rendering and overall quality
  • Shock resistant LED assembly Protects the lamps and water resistant
  • Long life hours, low maintenance Up to 40,000 hours of operating life per bulb
  • Safer; LED holds less heat LED Lamps (158 degree) vs. Metal Halide (422 degree)
  • GB3LEDB Optional illuminance settings - 3-stage dimming controls (100W, 200W, 300W)
  • GB8LEDB Optional illuminance settings 8-stage dimming controls (400W, 600W, 800W) 110,000 lumens (800W), 68,000 lumens (600W), 53,000 lumens (400W)
  • Safe, convenient operating process - Instant start and restarting
  • Environmentally, economically smart LED reduces operating costs and CO2 emissions up to 85 percent
 Balloon Only Specifications
 
Model GB3LEDB GB8LEDB
Deployment Style Kit Kit
Voltage 115 V 115 V
Hertz 50/60Hz 50/60Hz
Amperage 3.3A at 300W A 6.9A at 800W 115V A
Dimming Control 300W / 200W / 100W 400W / 600W / 800W
Total Lux 38,000 (300W) / 28,000 (200W) 16,000 (100W) 53,000 (400W) / 68,000 (600W), 110,000 (800W)
Operating Temps -23 - 104 degree F -23 - 104 degree F
Mast Design Manual w/ 2 stages (gas assist) Manual w/ 3 stages (gas assist)
Max Height 12.5 ft. 13.2 ft.
Weight 27lb. 48 lb.
Appropriate Generator 350W and above 850W and above
Max Wind Loading 25 - 30 MPH 25 - 30MPH
GB3LED 300W 3-Stage LED Lamp, 2-Stage mast
GB3LED 300W 3-Stage LED Lamp, 2-Stage mast

Multiquip introduces LED technology to our line of GloBugs. LED bulbs are safer, producing significantly less heat than Metal Halide bulbs while offering better color consistency and a long operating life.

  • Superior Lighting Properties Color consistency is near perfect, with better color rendering and overall quality
  • Shock resistant LED assembly Protects the lamps and water resistant
  • Long life hours, low maintenance Up to 40,000 hours of operating life per bulb
  • Safer; LED holds less heat LED Lamps (158 degree) vs.Metal Halide (422 degree)
  • Optional illuminance settings 3-stage dimming controls (100W, 200W, 300W)
  • Safe, convenient operating process Instant start and restarting
  • Environmentally, economically smart LED reduces operating costs and CO2 emissions up to 85 percent
  • Flexible set-up options Two position Tri Pod stand, 2 Stage (gas assist) vertical mast assembly
GB8LED 800W 3-Stage LED Lamp, Diffused Lighting System, 3-Stage Mast
GB8LED 800W 3-Stage LED Lamp, Diffused Lighting System, 3-Stage Mast

Multiquip introduces LED technology to our line of GloBugs. LED bulbs are safer, producing significantly less heat than Metal Halide bulbs while offering better color consistency, immediate strike/re-strike operations, and a long operating life. The GB8LED comes standard with an air-assisted, telescopic 3-stage pentapod stand. Also offered is the model GBC8LED that offers a steel zinc-plated mobile cart with 8" pneumatic all-terrain tires, three outriggers and brake system.

  • Superior Lighting Properties Color consistency is near perfect, with better color rendering and overall quality
  • Shock resistant LED assembly Protects the lamps and water resistant
  • Long life hours, low maintenance Up to 40,000 hours of operating life per bulb
  • Safer; LED holds less heat LED Lamps (158 degree) vs. Metal Halide (422 degree)
  • Optional illuminance settings 8-stage dimming controls (400W, 600W, 800W)
  • 110,000 lumens (800W), 68,000 lumens (600W), 53,000 lumens (400W)
  • Safe, convenient operating process Instant start and restarting
  • Environmentally, economically smart LED reduces operating costs and CO2 emissions up to 85 percent
  • Flexible set-up options Three position Pentapod stand, 3 Stage (gas assist) vertical mast assembly
Specifications
Model GB3LED GB8LED
Deployment Style Kit Kit
Voltage 115AC V 115 V
Hertz 50/60 Hz 50/60Hz
Amperage 3.3A at 300W A 6.9A at 800W 115V A
Dimming Control 300W / 200W / 100W 400W / 600W / 800W
Total Lux 38,000 (300W) / 28,000 (200W) 16,000 (100W) 53,000 (400W) / 68,000 (600W), 110,000 (800W)
Operating Temps -23 - 104 degree F -23 - 104 degree F
Mast Design Manual w/ 2 stages (gas assist) Manual w/ 3 stages (gas assist)
Max Height 12.5 ft. 11.5 ft.
Weight 27 lb. 48 lb.
Appropriate Generator 350W and above 850W and above
Max Wind Loading 25 - 30 MPH 25 - 30MPH

 

Our Globug Light Tower diffusers enable Multiquip light tower users to meet requirements for glare-free lighting. Easily attaching to the mast T-bar in place of two conventional lamps, it will dramatically reduce glare in the work area, eliminate shadows and improve safety. Our Light Tower Diffusers are ideal for highway work, job sites and special events.

GB2000 Light Tower Conversion Kit; 2x1000W Metal Halide Lamp
The GB2000 diffuser enables Multiquip light tower users to meet requirements for glare-free lighting. Easily attaching to the mast T-bar in place of two conventional lamps, it will dramatically reduce glare in the work area, eliminate shadows and improve safety. Two 1,000 watt metal-halide lamps are enclosed by a durable polyester balloon inflated by a quiet industrial fan. The GB2000 is deal for highway work, job sites and special events.
  • 360 degree glare free illumination featuring two 1,000 watt metalhalide lamps
  • Rapid bulb restrike time of only 6 to 10 minutes
  • Balloon inflates automatically and quickly less than thirty seconds after activating light
  • Ties directly into the light tower electrical system
  • Excellent visibility with coverage of up to 300 feet
  • Transport and storage is facilitated by its self-contained design
  • Limitless applications including industrial, mining, traffic control and special events
  • Operator has option of leaving two of the original lights in place for spot lightin
  • Adaptable to the MLT series or the LT-12D series Multiquip light tower
GB4000 Light Tower Conversion Kit; 4x1000W Metal Halide Lamp

Multiquips GB4000 lighting solution enables light tower users to not only meet regulatory requirements for diffused lighting, but permit greater soft, shadowless illumination coverage for operator comfort and safety.

  • Limitless operating applications including industrial challenges, mining, traffic control, security, and specialevents.
  • 360 degree glare free illumination featuring four 1,000W metalhalide lamps.
  • Accommodates DOT requirements to tackle glare and footcandle regulations.
  • Ties directly into Light Tower electrical system.
  • Flexible connection bracket enables simple balloon-to-mast assembly.
  • Simple Electrical set up with quick disconnect 3-pin connections.
  • Off-set four metal halide bulbs within the protective lamp cage ensure optimum candela projection.
  • Balloon inflates automatically and quickly (less than 30 seconds).
  • Rugged balloon bag material is washable.
  • Excellent Light coverage 360 degree and up to 300 ft
Specifications
Model GB2000 GB4000
Required Generator Sizing 3.2KW and Above 4.2Kw and above
Fan Current 0.87 A 1.2 A
Fan Voltage 115 V 24 V
Lamp Type 1000W Metal halide (x2) 1000W Metal Halide
Lamp Number of Bulbs 2 4
Lamp Current 8.2 A 37.2 A
Lamp Voltage 115 V 120 V
Lamp Lumens 220,000 Lm 428,000 Lm

 

When space is limited but illumination is required, call on Multiquips Portable Stand Mounted GloBug Balloon Lights. Quick to set up and both Balloon and Stand collapse into easy to transport packages.

GBW 1000W Metal Halide Balloon Lamp, 3-stage air assist pentapod stand
GBW 1000W Metal Halide Balloon Lamp, 3 stage air assist pentapod stand
When space is limited but illumination is required, call on the Multiquip GloBug Solo GBW Series!
  • Metal Halide lamp single 1,000 watt lamp for maximum
    illumination. Pure white light 3400 degree K.
  • Light coverage up to 150 feet.
  • 360 degree glarefree illumination with standard balloon.
  • Quick restrike time 3 to 5 minutes.
  • Universally adaptable to all AC power supplies - accepts
    50/60Hz, 100-240V.
  • Downward direct illumination with reflector balloon.
  • Self-inflating balloons are easy to install and inflate in less than 20 seconds.
  • Optional message strip available.
  • Three stage mast  extends up to 13 ft 2 inch.
  • Five outriggers for great stabilization.
GB12BW Tripod stand; 400W Metal Halide Balloon Lamp
GB12BW Tripod stand; 400W Metal Halide Balloon Lamp
When illumination is needed for very confined spaces call on the Multiquip GloBug Solo Jr. GB-12BW.
  • Light weight electronic ballast built inside the lamp housing
  • Air assist mast lowering system protects light bulb
  • Quick and easy setup; balloon inflates in less than 30 econds
  • 360 degree glare-free lighting
  • Carrying cases included for easy transportation

 

Specifications
Model GBW GB12BW
Voltage 100 to 240 V 120 V
Amps 9.3 at 120V A 4 A
Frequency 50-60 Hz  
Lamp Type 1,000 W Metal Hallide (x1) 400 watt Metal Halide (x1)
Total Luminous Flux 107,000 lm 34,000 lm
Outriggers 5  
Operating Weight 56 lb 1422 kg
Standard Balloon Dia. 47.2 in 33 in
Mast Max Height (2 stages)   10 ft
Upper Position Dimensions 64.6 x 67.9 x 111 - 137 inch 54 x 62 x 120 inch

 

The ideal combination of GloBug, generator, and heavy duty cart. The steerable heavy duty cart is designed for easy transportation  sets up without tools and easy to maneuver.

GBC GloBug System w/Heavy Duty Cart

GBC GloBug System w/Heavy Duty Cart
The ideal combinaion of the innovative GloBug with a heavy duty cart for easy transportation! The Steerable cart sets up without tools and provides the perfect place to connect to an optional Portable Generator.
  • Steerable cart design for easy transportation - sets up without tools; easy to maneuver.
  • Quick restrike time - 3 to 5 minutes.
  • Universally adaptable to all AC power supplies - accepts 50/60Hz, 100-240V.
  • Three-stage mast - extends up to 12 ft 1 inch
  • Three outriggers for great stabilization.
  • System can be broken down and placed in the trunk of a car.
  • Light coverage up to 150 ft.

GB43SC 4-spot MH GloBug System w/ Heavy Duty Cart

GB43SC 4-spot MH GloBug System w/ Heavy Duty Cart
The new GloBug 4-Spot Light Tower is the ideal portable lighting source when compact lights are required. The small footprint allows transportation of several units in small delivery vehicles. No tools are required to adjust the lamps for quick deployment. Consider the GloBug 4-Spot as an alternative solution to the traditional tow-behind light tower.
  • Three-stage mast extends up to 13.8 feet
  • Lifting hook for easy transport
  • Safety winch prevents mast from collapsing
  • Each 400W lamp can be set to any direction
GB43LED 4-spot LED GloBug System w/ Heavy Duty Cart
GB43LED 4 spot LED GloBug System w/ Heavy Duty Cart

The new GloBug 4 Spot LED Light Tower is the ultimate portable lighting source when compact and efficient lighting is required. The small footprint allows transportation of several units in small delivery vehicles. No tools are required to adjust the lamps for quick deployment. The GB43LED produces 152,000 lumens of clear, clean LED lighting.

  • Four stage mast extends up to 17.1 feet
  • 40,000 hour lamp service life
  • Lifting hook for easy transport
  • Immediate strike/re-strike operations
  • Shatter resistant lamp lenses
  • Industrial mechanical safety winch
  • Each 300W lamp can be set to any direction
Specifications
Model GBC GB43SC GB43LED
Required Generator Sizing 1700 W 2500 W 2500 W
Voltage 100-240 V 115 V 120 V
Amps 9.3 at 120V A 18.6 A 11 A at 120 V A
Frequency 50-60 Hz 60 Hz 60 Hz
Lamp Type 1,000 watt Metal Halide (x1) 400 watt Metal Halide (x4) 300 Watt LED (x4)
Total Luminous Flux 107,000 lm 142,000 lm 152,000 lm
Outriggers 3 stages (Air Shock Absorbers) yes Standard

 

Ideal for mobile construction  mount your GloBug Balloon Light directly on equipment or vehicles with these solutions

GBS Equipment Mountable, 1000W GBP Lamp
GBS Equipment Mountable, 1000W GBP Lamp
GB12BP Lamp Shown
The GloBug GBS is ideal for mobile construction. The flexible clamps allow installation at any angle, is safer for construction crews, and complies with many State DOT requirements for jobsite illumination.
  • GBS Series  Includes GBP 1,000 watt lamp, poles and mounting brackets
  • Safe for vehicle traffic  Drivers not blinded by itense glare of conventional light towers
  • Improved visibility and elimination of blind spots on the job site
Specifications
Model GBS
Required Generator Sizing 1700 W
Voltage 100-240 V
Amps 9.3 A at 120V A
Frequency 50-60 Hz
Lamp Type 1,000 watt Metal Halide (x1)
Total Luminous Flux 107,000 lm

Equipment Mount; Offset & Straight Pole; 400 W light

GB12BS Equipment Mount; Offset & Straight Pole; 400W Lamp
When 360 degree glare free lighting is needed for construction or road work call on the Multiquip GloBug to suit your needs.
  • Metal halide lamp-single 400 watt lamp (34,000 Lumens)
  •  Pure white light provides 360 degree glare free illumination
  • Offset pole mount can be attach to equipment Light weight electronic ballast built inside lamp housing
  • Quick and easy setup: balloon inflates in less than 30 seconds
  • Protective canvas bag stores balloon while not in use
  • Safe for Vehicle traffic Drivers are not blinded by the intense glare conventional light tower, improving safety
  • Ideal for paving applications
Specifications
Model GB12BS
Deployment Style Offset Pole Mount
Voltage 120 V
Amperage 4 A
Winch Type Telescoping Mast
Lamp Type 400 watt Metal Halide (x1)
Lumens 34,000 lm
Standard Balloon Diameter 33 in
Max. Mast Height 103 ft
Mast Stages 3
Overall Length 33 in
Overall Width 44 in
Overall Height 103 in
Shipping Dimensions 16 x 7.5 x 50 in
0.4 x 0.2 x 1.3 cm
Operating Weight 35 lb
Shipping Weight 39 lb
GBHM Vehicle Hitch Mounting Kit
GBHM Vehicle Hitch Mounting Kit
Vehicle Hitch not supplied
This accessory allows you to mount your GloBug Lamp onto the rear of your vehicle for easy repositioning on a job site.
  • Includes Hitch Mount and extension poles (order balloon assembly separately)
  • Quickly attaches to 2 x 2 in draw bars
  • Compatible with all GloBug models
  • Ideal for utility trucks
GBMP Plate Mounting Kit
GBMP Plate Mounting Kit
Shown mounted on DLW400ESA. Welder & Lamp sold seperately
This accessory allows you to quickly install a mounting pate to any flat vertical serface to attach your GloBug Lamp.
  • Includes Plate Mount and extension poles (order balloon assembly separately)
  • Quickly attaches to any flat vertical surface
  • Compatible with all GloBug models
  • Ideal for mobile equipment
GBP Complete E-Ballast 1kW Metal Halide Balloon Assembly - less stand
GBP Complete E-Ballast 1kW Metal Halide Balloon Assembly - less stand
Equipped with a lightweight, internal electronic ballast the GBP allows the user to develop their own mounting system or use as a replacement balloon for the GBC, GBS or GBW models. It’s 1,000 watt output effectively lights up any area.
  • Reflector Top
  • Reduced component weight
  • Low starting current requirement
  • Cusomize with 12 x 43 in optional message strips!
Specifications
Model GBP
Required Generator Sizing 1700 W
Voltage 100 to 240 V
Amps 9.3 at 120V A
Frequency 50-60 Hz
Lamp Type 1,000 Watt Metal Halide (x1)
Total Luminous Flux 107,000 lm

 

GloBug Balloon Lights Options  Accessories
GBB85D Standard Drum Balloon for GB12 Models 0.5 (1)
GBMP GloBug Mounting Plate Kit; 2- Poles and Mounting Plate 15 (6)
GBHM GloBug Hitch Mount Kit; 2- Poles and Hitch Mount 15 (6)
GBXPOLE 35 inch Extension Pole, CBCE & GBWE 15 (6)

 

GB3LEDB
LIGHT BALLOON LAMP ONLY LED 300W** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GB3LEDB
MULGB3LEDB
lease to own for as little as:$59 per month!
FREE motor freight to commercial address or terminal pickup in lower 48 states. Residential or Export Orders call 800-458-3687.6
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GB8LEDB
LIGHT BALLOON LED 800W LAMP ONLY** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GB8LEDB
MULGB8LEDB
lease to own for as little as:$83 per month!
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$4,158.11

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GB3LED
LIGHT BALLOON TRIPOD LED 300W** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GB3LED
MULGB3LED
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$3,330.72

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GB8LED
LIGHT BALLOON LED 800W W/ PENTAPOD ** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GB8LED
MULGB8LED
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$4,653.31

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GB2000
LIGHT BALLOON FOR LIGHT TOWERS 2000W ** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GB2000
MULGB2000
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$3,581.41

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GB4000
LIGHT BALLOON 4000W FOR LIGHT TOWERS** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GB4000
MULGB4000
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$4,421.38

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GBW
LIGHT BALLOON PENTA STAND 1KW E-BALLAST ** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GBW
MULGBW
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$3,682.40

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GB12BW
LIGHT BALLOON TRIPOD 400 WATT LIGHT ** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GB12BW
MULGB12BW
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$2,494.54

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GBC
LIGHT BALLOON 4-WHL CART 1KW E-BALLAST** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GBC
MULGBC
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$4,130.81

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GB43SC
Mfg. item #: GB43SC
MULGB43SC
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$4,634.88

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GB43LED
LIGHT BALLOON 4-SPOT 300W LED 4-WHL CART ** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GB43LED
MULGB43LED
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GBS
LIGHT BALLOON EQUIPMOUNT 1KW E-BALLAST** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GBS
MULGBS
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$3,473.41

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GBHM
LIGHT BALLOON GLOBUG HITCH MOUNT KIT ** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GBHM
MULGBHM
FREE shipping when ordered with a machine from this manufacturer.20
$279.82

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GBMP
LIGHT BALLOON GLOBUG MOUNTING PLATE KIT ** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GBMP
MULGBMP
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$279.82

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GBP
LIGHT BALLOON LAMP ONLY 1KW E-BALLAST** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GBP
MULGBP
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$3,410.71

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GBB85D
BALLOON BAG ONLY GBUG STD 300/400W** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GBB85D
MULGBB85D
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$184.74

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GBXPOLE
LIGHT BALLOON EXTENSION POLE GBCE & GBWE ** STATE SALES TAX MIGHT BE COLLECTED ON THIS ITEM IN SOME STATES.
Mfg. item #: GBXPOLE
MULGBXPOLE
FREE shipping when ordered with a machine from this manufacturer.20
$124.02

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