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Sears Coldspot
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Post# 972949   12/11/2017 at 06:17 (190 days old) by johnrk (BP TX)        

Until I came across a great thread here showing Mrs. Cole and Mrs. Henderson back in the late 60's touting Sears Coldspot refrigerators, I'd forgotten all about them using that name.

I have no idea where that name came from--or where it went.

Could anyone here tell me a little more about Coldspot?





Post# 973002 , Reply# 1   12/11/2017 at 12:19 (189 days old) by rp2813 (The Big Blue Bubble)        

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I'm hazy on where the Coldspot name came from -- I know it goes way back to the '30s, but Sears replaced it with the Kenmore badge around 1980 or so.


Post# 973015 , Reply# 2   12/11/2017 at 13:30 (189 days old) by toploader55 (Massachusetts Sand Bar, Cape Cod)        

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Post# 973016 , Reply# 3   12/11/2017 at 13:35 (189 days old) by johnrk (BP TX)        
Thanks so much!

That answers my question-

Post# 973026 , Reply# 4   12/11/2017 at 15:04 (189 days old) by norgeway (mocksville n c )        
Coldspots were

Made by Seeger refrigerator company in Evansville Indiana,They developed a really good rotary compressor,, Sears engineered a hostile takeover of both Birtman Electric and Seeger by Whirlpool in 57, Whirlpool used the Seeger compressor for many years as it was better than most anything on the market.




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