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Post# 993863   5/11/2018 at 09:51 by Charles (Charlotte N.C. )        

I was thinking of all the appliances I use on a daily basis and it occurred to me that the oldest one that I use every day is my mothers 1967 Oster 12 speed blender.
What is the oldest appliance that you use every day?





Post# 993865 , Reply# 1   5/11/2018 at 10:00 by turquoisedude (Ogden & St-Liboire (where??), QC, Canada)        

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Well, if daily use is to be considered, at the moment it's a 1956 Universal coffee perk.  I do alternate perks and other smalls though!  


Post# 993867 , Reply# 2   5/11/2018 at 11:35 by firedome (Binghamton NY & Lake Champlain VT)        
I guess as a daily driver...

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it'd have to be our '76 Frigidaire 30" range, several times a day, thanks to PhilR who found it!


Post# 993895 , Reply# 3   5/11/2018 at 17:24 by speedqueen (Harrison Twp, Michigan)        
The duo of RCAs

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It comes to me as a tie between my 1965 RCA Victor CTC-17XE color television and my 1965 RCA Whirlpool electric dryer. Both see everyday use and typically work flawlessly. They also have a beauty nothing modern can match.

Post# 993905 , Reply# 4   5/11/2018 at 19:24 by panthera (Rocky Mountains)        
Presto 1939 pressure cooker

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1946 Sunbeam waffle iron

1954 GE Percolator


Post# 993953 , Reply# 5   5/12/2018 at 07:57 by fan-of-fans (Florida)        

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Mine aren't that old. Daily driver is a 1985 Hotpoint Self Clean range, and once in a while a 1976 Sunbeam Mixmaster stand mixer.

Post# 993956 , Reply# 6   5/12/2018 at 08:20 by kenwashesmonday (Haledon, NJ)        

We use our Toastmaster 1B6 pop-up toaster usually about 3 times a week. That model was made from 1936 to 1939. It's been my toaster since the mid-1980s when I bought it for $1.

But you did say "every day", so that would have to be our early 1960s Sunbeam model AP20 electric coffee percolator.


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Post# 993970 , Reply# 7   5/12/2018 at 09:37 by polkanut (Wausau, WI )        

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Our 1957 Sunbeam T-20B toaster.  It was belonged to the in-laws originally.


Post# 993972 , Reply# 8   5/12/2018 at 10:19 by paulg (My sweet home... Chicago)        
GE percolator

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Without a doubt it is the 1960 GE percolator.
This is the model with the faceted look. Originally designed by Universal, GE marketed it after acquiring Universal.
Purchased it at the Salvation Army about 20 years ago. Unused condition. Works terrific.


Post# 994431 , Reply# 9   5/17/2018 at 10:12 by rinso (Meridian Idaho)        

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Mu favorite is my 1960 Ironrite rotary mangle iron. It's still in great condition, and after a bit of a learning curve, I use it weekly.

Post# 994446 , Reply# 10   5/17/2018 at 13:08 by norgeway (mocksville n c )        
Every day...My 59

Westinghouse range, occasionally, my early 50s Sunbeam waffle iron.

Post# 994462 , Reply# 11   5/17/2018 at 15:56 by vacerator (Macomb, Michigan)        
Lately with all the rain,

the lawn mower.

Post# 994594 , Reply# 12   5/19/2018 at 02:33 by tolivac (greenville nc)        

Oldest small machine I use-a Proctor Silex 4 slot toaster I bought for 2 bucks at a yard sale 10 years ago--works GREAT!!!!!




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