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I have just bought a second hand Medela Mini Electric Pump. What do i need to buy now?

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PavlovtheForgetfulCat Sun 25-Oct-09 12:24:04

What bits should I consider replacing?

Also, what extras do i need, such as bottles (it comes with one, but i obviously need more than that). How many would be good, can I buy generic/other makes to fit, can i buy bottles that I can screw teats straight on to, or should I put into freezer bags?

ThinkThinkThink Sun 25-Oct-09 13:26:10

I was given a Medela Mini with loads of spares - I'd happily send you a number of the 'trumpet' attachments and the little yellow bit that goes on them. Can spare at least one bottle too if you're interested?

PavlovtheForgetfulCat Sun 25-Oct-09 13:31:12

really? oh that would be so generous of you! I would be happy to pay for them, and postage too.

If you CAT me (my sub is out!) we can sort details, i have a paypal a/c.

smile smile

suwoo Sun 25-Oct-09 13:38:04

I had to buy a bigger flange (the bit that your nipple goes in) becasuse the stanard one was too small and was very painful and ineffective.

PavlovtheForgetfulCat Sun 25-Oct-09 13:40:09

i have small nipples, so hope that won't be a problem for me...but will check that out just in case, thanks for tip!

ThinkThinkThink Sun 25-Oct-09 13:42:41

You don't need to pay for them, I was given them for free myself, but I haven't subscribed to CAT (I hardly ever post on here). Don't really want to put my email address on here either - is there any other way to get in touch?

PavlovtheForgetfulCat Sun 25-Oct-09 13:45:25

Message withdrawn

TombliBOOOOOObs Sun 25-Oct-09 13:46:38

The fresh up kit on the website I linked to on your last thread is good value, as it has the complete new kit for £9.49


ThinkThinkThink Sun 25-Oct-09 13:48:08

got it - delete away and I'll email you.

PavlovtheForgetfulCat Sun 25-Oct-09 13:51:00

tombliboobs what a great site! Thanks for the link, i am now pleased I have bought second hand, seeing I can get all the relevant bits cheaply. The pump only cost me £15, used twice!

TombliBOOOOOObs Sun 25-Oct-09 19:18:02

It does make it a lot cheaper. I think the medela mini is really good too.

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