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Post# 929880   3/31/2017 at 07:54 by Johnny42 (Glasgow)        

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Here is my pride and joy !!! A Wilkins Servis MK16 Superheat. Time to get the rust off it and clean it up !!

Post# 929902 , Reply# 1   3/31/2017 at 09:16 by dermacie (my forever home (Glenshaw, PA))        

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I painted my maytag wringer washer with rustoleum spray appliance epoxy with great results. I can't wait to see your pics when its done.

Post# 929921 , Reply# 2   3/31/2017 at 12:05 by Johnny42 (Glasgow)        
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I will take your advice and try that paint. Tomorrow, I am going to do a full load of laundry to see how it goes. Wish me luck !!!

Post# 931430 , Reply# 3   4/9/2017 at 14:02 by anthony (uk)        
would love one of those

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I was given one when i first got married way back in 1976 .We used it for about three years nice machine very quiet just that lovely swishing sound as the water is agitated

Post# 931435 , Reply# 4   4/9/2017 at 15:52 by johnny42 (Glasgow)        

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Hey there. I think there were two of the Wilkins Servis Superheat machines on ebay, if you are still interested.

Post# 931816 , Reply# 5   4/11/2017 at 11:50 by johnny42 (Glasgow)        

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Managed to remove that old heating element.......Now to get rid of some more rust !!!

Post# 933876 , Reply# 6   4/22/2017 at 11:04 by Johnny42 (Glasgow)        
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Well guys, here is the first coat of metal primer on the machine. Looks a lot cleaner already !!

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