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    • geordiepaul2001
    • By geordiepaul2001 12th Jul 17, 9:19 AM
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    Hi all,

    My wife has just changed the colour scheme of our kitchen and managed to get a Morphy Richards kettle and toaster in yellow to match. Unfortunately Morphy Richards don't do a matching yellow microwave and I am unable to find one with hours of googling, ebaying and checking others sites like preloved and gumtree.

    Any ideas where I can get my hands on a yellow microwave without having to spray-paint a white one?

    Paul
    June 2016 - Pair of Brooks Glycerin 14's
    July 2016 - Annual family pass to English Heritage
    August 2016 - overnight spa break with dinner and breakfast for two
    September - BBQ toolbox
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    • Wizard of Id
    • By Wizard of Id 12th Jul 17, 11:02 AM
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    Not yellow but Next does a gold effect microwave for £80

    Next
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    • geordiepaul2001
    • By geordiepaul2001 12th Jul 17, 11:47 AM
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    That's the toaster we have, but it's the microwave we need now
    June 2016 - Pair of Brooks Glycerin 14's
    July 2016 - Annual family pass to English Heritage
    August 2016 - overnight spa break with dinner and breakfast for two
    September - BBQ toolbox
    • geordiepaul2001
    • By geordiepaul2001 12th Jul 17, 11:48 AM
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    • 12th Jul 17, 11:48 AM
    Not yellow but Next does a gold effect microwave for £80

    Next
    Originally posted by Wizard of Id

    No good unfortunately, if you see the above link then this is how 'yellow' the microwave needs to be.
    June 2016 - Pair of Brooks Glycerin 14's
    July 2016 - Annual family pass to English Heritage
    August 2016 - overnight spa break with dinner and breakfast for two
    September - BBQ toolbox
    • dlusman
    • By dlusman 12th Jul 17, 12:07 PM
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    They do exist - This WAS on gumtree ( but now sold )
    https://www.gumtree.com/p/microwave-ovens/whirlpool-yellow-microwave-with-grill/1216253616

    ( though searching for this model on the whirlpool site seems to indicate they are not made any more )
    Last edited by dlusman; 12-07-2017 at 12:19 PM.
    • Cisco001
    • By Cisco001 13th Jul 17, 4:55 PM
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    What colour your oven/ fridge/ washing machine?
    • jenniewb
    • By jenniewb 14th Jul 17, 2:58 AM
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    If you can't find one, have you thought about a silver/aluminium type? It would reflect the colour of the walls around it and although not yellow, would be a lot easier to find!
    • geordiepaul2001
    • By geordiepaul2001 14th Jul 17, 8:58 AM
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    What colour your oven/ fridge/ washing machine?
    Originally posted by Cisco001
    They are silver, the unit doors and tiles are grey and the walls, kettle and toaster are yellow.
    June 2016 - Pair of Brooks Glycerin 14's
    July 2016 - Annual family pass to English Heritage
    August 2016 - overnight spa break with dinner and breakfast for two
    September - BBQ toolbox
    • geordiepaul2001
    • By geordiepaul2001 14th Jul 17, 8:58 AM
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    If you can't find one, have you thought about a silver/aluminium type? It would reflect the colour of the walls around it and although not yellow, would be a lot easier to find!
    Originally posted by jenniewb
    I'll run this past the boss (wife) and see what she says, happy wife happy life apparently.
    June 2016 - Pair of Brooks Glycerin 14's
    July 2016 - Annual family pass to English Heritage
    August 2016 - overnight spa break with dinner and breakfast for two
    September - BBQ toolbox
    • Oakdene
    • By Oakdene 14th Jul 17, 9:01 AM
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    That's the toaster we have, but it's the microwave we need now
    Originally posted by geordiepaul2001
    Sorry, I did genuinely google MR Yellow microwave but that came up!! c
    • macman
    • By macman 14th Jul 17, 11:42 PM
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    One small tin of yellow enamel should do the job: Practice on an old one first though...
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    • forgotmyname
    • By forgotmyname 15th Jul 17, 3:39 AM
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    Not MR but ASDA used to sell all sorts of colours.

    Not available but is this part of the toaster set mentioned above?

    https://www.amazon.co.uk/800-Watt-Microwave-Yellow-Next/dp/B0043NRK94
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    • geordiepaul2001
    • By geordiepaul2001 15th Jul 17, 10:23 PM
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    Not MR but ASDA used to sell all sorts of colours.

    Not available but is this part of the toaster set mentioned above?

    https://www.amazon.co.uk/800-Watt-Microwave-Yellow-Next/dp/B0043NRK94
    Originally posted by forgotmyname
    No the toaster and kettle are Morphy Richards prism yellow.
    June 2016 - Pair of Brooks Glycerin 14's
    July 2016 - Annual family pass to English Heritage
    August 2016 - overnight spa break with dinner and breakfast for two
    September - BBQ toolbox
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