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Amana Washer Turbo 210 (and Roper dryer)
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Post# 713721   11/7/2013 at 15:28 (3,812 days old) by ovrphil (N.Atlanta / Georgia )        

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Amana - in washers, it seems aw.org members have no interest - Turbo 210. Four on the floor? Dual overhead cam? Was this a 60's model?

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Post# 713729 , Reply# 1   11/7/2013 at 15:48 (3,812 days old) by Yogitunes (New Jersey)        

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I thought you were joking about the 'turbo'....but it is written on the control panel.....I would want it just for that alone....

Post# 713735 , Reply# 2   11/7/2013 at 16:12 (3,812 days old) by alr2903 (TN)        

Left hinged lid. Raytheon must of "used up" everything, after the purchase from McGraw Edison. Nice find. alr

Post# 713740 , Reply# 3   11/7/2013 at 16:28 (3,812 days old) by kb0nes (Burnsville, MN)        

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Turbo was the buzz word of the late 70's to mid-80's. Can't imagine use of the word much earlier then that.

Anybody know for sure?


Post# 713776 , Reply# 4   11/7/2013 at 20:26 (3,811 days old) by gansky1 (Omaha, The Home of the TV Dinner!)        

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Perforated basket SQ washers were introduced in 1980, Amana branded laundry came shortly after, 81-82.   I had one of these side-open lid Amana washers for a while, it was a good washer.  Loud, but still had a recirculating filter and used lots of water in a long, long spray rinse.


Post# 713820 , Reply# 5   11/8/2013 at 00:31 (3,811 days old) by washdaddy (Baltimore)        

My mother had the corresponding dryer to that washer. She bought it in the early mid 80's.

Post# 737791 , Reply# 6   2/26/2014 at 08:38 (3,701 days old) by DaveAMKrayoGuy (Oak Park, MI)        
Turbo: Buzz word of late-70's to mid-80's Use of ear

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Probably a fore-bear to the Turbo was none-other than the TURBINE...

That is where I can think of a relevance to the evolution of its descendants being heirs of an add-on apparatus designed to produce high-output or create MORE SPEED!


-- Dave




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