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1950's Westinghouse Dryer
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Post# 681515   5/29/2013 at 13:04 (3,974 days old) by laurie ()        


I am new to the forum but am looking forward to gain your expertise. I recently purchased an early 50's Westinghouse dryer. I am interested in selling or renting it out but I haven't had any luck on finding anything online regarding value or rental interests. Can you point me in the right direction? I included the pictures the previous owner had, as I have not had a chance to clean it up and take better pictures yet. I will do that ASAP as I understand the value of accurate and clear photos. Any info you can provide would be appreciated.

Post# 681563 , Reply# 1   5/29/2013 at 16:52 (3,973 days old) by classiccaprice (Hampton, Virginia)        

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If it were the washer, I'd be interested.  If you ever find one send me an email.  That said, it's a great dryer.  Best of luck finding it a home.


Does anyone know what is up with the knob on the far side?  It looks more like a delete plate.  On my dryer that is pull to start.

Post# 681689 , Reply# 2   5/30/2013 at 12:14 (3,973 days old) by laundromat (Hilo, Hawaii)        

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This was not their DeLux model. They put a flat disk that matched the timer dial so it would match any Laundromat washer front. Dryers at that time were more of a luxury then they were a necessity.

Post# 681719 , Reply# 3   5/30/2013 at 16:50 (3,972 days old) by classiccaprice (Hampton, Virginia)        

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Good to know. Thanks Chuck!

Post# 681806 , Reply# 4   5/31/2013 at 08:31 (3,972 days old) by laurie ()        
Westinghouse D-104

I gathered a little more info on the dryer and it's a D-104. I am not sure how to identify the year though. I have not seen any labels on the machine at all. Just some writing on the back that says D-104 and t131736.

Post# 814709 , Reply# 5   3/19/2015 at 06:42 (3,315 days old) by bvf ()        

Im interest4ed in buying call mark 520 668 7883

Post# 814925 , Reply# 6   3/20/2015 at 15:48 (3,314 days old) by classiccaprice (Hampton, Virginia)        

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Mark, this post is two years old. Robert is Laurie's email still somewhere in your records or is it deleted for all time?

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