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March 26, 2008

Playmobil TSA Airport Security Checkpoint Play Set

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"It's time to line up, take off those shoes, remove your laptop from its bag and put those liquids, creams, gels and aerosols in a 1-quart clear plastic baggie because baby, you're getting hand-wanded if you don't agree this set is the absolutely perfect gift for the screener in your life."

From the website:
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Playmobil Airport Security Checkpoint Play Set

For Sale: One BRAND NEW collectible Playmobil Airport Security Checkpoint Play Set.

This set (#3172) has been discontinued by Playmobil and is getting very hard to find anywhere.

The toy set is brand spankin' new in a perfect, pristine, unopened box.

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Set includes an airline passenger, two security screeners (Transportation Security Officers), a gun, a rolling carry-on suitcase, a chair, a walk-through metal detector (WTMD), a hand-held metal detector (HHMD), an X-ray machine (just pretend it's a Heimann or Rapiscan and prepare for your image test) with a view screen, and a moving baggage belt.

Heck, the X-ray machine even has lead curtains!

Great for kids or collectors.

If you work for the Transportation Security Administration, Department of Homeland Security, are a private, state or local security guard, or just collect Playmobil, this set is a fun and hilarious MUST-HAVE gift item!

Would also make a terrific reward or incentive for a high-performing screener.

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I have a small stash of these sets left but folks, when they're gone, they're gone!

You can wait until they're $75 each but why would you want to?

Get it now before this discontinued item disappears forever.

Don't let the collectors snatch them all up!

Play set box measures 10" x 4" x 6".

Make an offer!
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Or "buy it now": $39

[via Jerry Young, who wrote, "Why am I sending you this? I don't know. Who else can I send it to?"]

Precisely.

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Stop Press — This just in 12 minutes ago (1:14 p.m.) from Nick: "Or get it here for $8.99."

joehead Nation rules!

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A novel use of the Playmobil set here, titled "El Reg Reconstructs Heathrow T5 Chaos":

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/03/28/t5_reconstruction/

Posted by: Mike Harney | Mar 31, 2008 12:03:00 AM

I'll bet they're popular at Heathrow's Terminal 5 today.

Posted by: Skipweasel | Mar 28, 2008 4:41:21 AM

Our get it here for $8.99 + shipping: http://store.playmobilusa.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-US-Site/en_US/Product-Show?pid=3172&cgid=Flughafen

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Posted by: Nick | Mar 26, 2008 1:14:28 PM

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