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Broken plastic window

I have a Back to Basics stainless popcorn popper. We love it but the plastic window on the top is broken. Does anyone know where I can find a replacement?

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  • kirbybj Feb 18, 2009

    I have the same popper and the plastic windows is cracked also. I need a replacement window or new top.

  • Mike Mar 02, 2009

    Broken plastic wndow. Where can I get parts?

  • hulbe002 Mar 12, 2009

    My window just broke after owning the back to basics popper for 5 years. am heart broken. Can anyone help me find company to call for parts?

  • Anonymous Apr 20, 2009

    I have the same popper and recently the window broke as well. I've had no luck finding parts and just broke down and bought a new popper.

  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2009

    would also love a replacement window!! Have had this popper for a long time :(

  • Anonymous May 21, 2009

    I have a popper with a broken window also. Is there any where we can get a replacement for the lid?

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    I am looking for the plastic shield for the lid of my back to the basics popcorn popper is broken replacement

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    Steve Cunningham Dec 26, 2015

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I have found the plastic window online at the Back to Basic Company web site.
http://www.focuselectrics.com
I ordered two. They were $2.00 each plus shipping.
I navigated to the parts area, to the popcorn. Here is the link. http://www.focuselectrics.com/catalog.cfm?dest=itempg&itemid=3678&secid=53&linkon=category&linkid=90
Hope this helps.

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I just bought mine at Goodwill. You might check there for one, there were several of them in stock.

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NO you can't get a replacement window for B2B popper. The current models they make don't even have one at all, and the manufacturer is in denail they ever made it. I know because mine's broken too and they blew me off a couple years ago when i tried. Made me mad

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