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Post# 726504   1/9/2014 at 18:17 (2,236 days old) by whirlykenmore78 (Prior Lake MN (GMT-0700 CDT.))        

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Notice anything unusual on the right side of this ordinary KM dryer? 



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Post# 726517 , Reply# 1   1/9/2014 at 18:56 (2,236 days old) by danemodsandy (The Bramford, Apt. 7-E)        
Um...

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....Sorry, all I see is a coin-op box, which doesn't seem all that unusual to me.

Can you explain? Or am I being dense?


Post# 726568 , Reply# 2   1/9/2014 at 22:46 (2,235 days old) by whirlykenmore78 (Prior Lake MN (GMT-0700 CDT.))        
What I found funny

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Is that this is a household dryer rigged up with a coin box.  Were it an actual KM commercial dryer the meter box and vault would be part of the top and the control panel would look much different.   I just thought that is was crazy that someone would do this. 

WK78


Post# 726574 , Reply# 3   1/9/2014 at 23:07 (2,235 days old) by mickeyd (Hamburg NY)        
I just thought that is was crazy that someone would do this

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Agreed. Have never seen this version of retro-rigging before. Good Luck fitting it flush into a laundry room. Nice way to save quarters, though ;'D


Post# 726620 , Reply# 4   1/10/2014 at 04:15 (2,235 days old) by washdaddy (Baltimore)        

Probably rigged up and used in some type of apt. building that the tenants were allowed to use but had to pay for. Landlord was too cheap to go for an actual commercial machine.
The crazy screwed up things that people will do to save the almighty dollar.


Post# 726632 , Reply# 5   1/10/2014 at 06:17 (2,235 days old) by alr2903 (TN)        

That alteration will void the warranty :-)




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