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Blackstone model 191 dryer
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Post# 836261   8/12/2015 at 12:55 (1,041 days old) by tamarinds (New jersey)        

Hi, I just removed this dryer for a family friend from their home today August 12th 2015. I see people collect and restore these. I want to give someone here with a desire to have an opportunity at this. I know it is a model #191 as in the photo. It is electric and was hard wired into the wall. She had an electrician disconnect it last week. I didn't personally try it but she said it produces heat but she did not see the tub part spinning.
Asking: Best offer, and you can have it.
I live in NJ about 40 minutes east of Philadelphia

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Post# 836637 , Reply# 1   8/14/2015 at 15:49 (1,039 days old) by Blackstone (Springfield, Massachusetts)        
Anybody Going for This?

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I would if I were closer.

Post# 837007 , Reply# 2   8/16/2015 at 23:54 (1,036 days old) by tamarinds (New jersey)        

Yes, thank you. I think I will clean the dust and old dirt off of the outside of it this week. I'd hate to scrap something that certain people would like. I would like it to go to a good home of someone who would like to restore it, or make use of it in its current state.

Post# 838076 , Reply# 3   8/24/2015 at 20:04 (1,029 days old) by Tamarinds (New jersey)        

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Post# 838714 , Reply# 4   8/30/2015 at 10:45 (1,023 days old) by combo52 (Beltsville,Md)        
Blackstone 191 Electric Dryer

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Very cool, the only French Door dryer ever, someone that likes vintage 50s stuff should get this.

Post# 839229 , Reply# 5   9/2/2015 at 13:06 (1,020 days old) by Tamarinds (New jersey)        

That is my hope that someone with an interest and passion of 1950's items will desire this Blackstone dryer.

Post# 982674 , Reply# 6   2/13/2018 at 15:54 by wft2800 (Leatherhead, Surrey)        

Did anyone buy this in the end, or did it get scrapped?

Post# 982765 , Reply# 7   2/14/2018 at 09:20 by combo52 (Beltsville,Md)        

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I think that Classicaprice may have gotten this dryer.

Post# 982782 , Reply# 8   2/14/2018 at 14:10 by classiccaprice (Hampton, Virginia)        

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I did... though it's a little worse for wear. I picked up the matching washer at the auction in PA in the fall and found this buried in the archives. I wrote the guy and he still had it... but he'd stored it outside for the last 2 years... It's going to need some work, not beyond repair, but definitely not as pretty as when he pulled it out of the basement. I got a deal, but not as good of one as I would have if I had known the condition change in the machine. I just received it last December when a friend picked it up for me on her way home and back for Christmas. The Blackstones will probably be next winters project.

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