Thread Number: 52138
Frigidaire 1-18 Washer In Metropolitian Columbus
[Down to Last]

automaticwasher.org's exclusive eBay Watch:
scroll >>> for more items
Post# 745475   3/27/2014 at 07:12 (2,159 days old) by Unimatic1140 (Minneapolis/Fort Lauderdale)        

unimatic1140's profile picture



Post# 745486 , Reply# 1   3/27/2014 at 08:42 (2,159 days old) by swestoyz (Cedar Falls, IA)        

swestoyz's profile picture

Wow, that's pretty cool.  A late one too - either a '78 or a '79 model.


Post# 745755 , Reply# 2   3/28/2014 at 09:48 (2,158 days old) by ovrphil (N.Atlanta / Georgia )        
Deserves some pictures here

ovrphil's profile picture
IN POWELL, OHIO ..... Beautiful unit!



This post was last edited 03/28/2014 at 10:43
Post# 745756 , Reply# 3   3/28/2014 at 09:48 (2,158 days old) by ovrphil (N.Atlanta / Georgia )        
One more

ovrphil's profile picture
Two

Post# 745777 , Reply# 4   3/28/2014 at 10:31 (2,158 days old) by joelippard (Hickory)        


joelippard's profile picture

That Copper panel is so pretty, here is mine that is just like this one.


Post# 745782 , Reply# 5   3/28/2014 at 10:38 (2,158 days old) by swestoyz (Cedar Falls, IA)        

swestoyz's profile picture

The seller responded with the serial number: 80EM3582.  Model Number WS-8G (for the archives, and the Serial Project!)

 

If this washer was within a few hundred miles, I'd certainly pick it up...


Post# 745794 , Reply# 6   3/28/2014 at 11:08 (2,158 days old) by akronman (Akron/Cleveland Ohio)        
Hey Joe

akronman's profile picture
Hey Joelippard-------any chance of a better view of the timer? IT looks like 4 cycles?
Thanks
Mark


Post# 745799 , Reply# 7   3/28/2014 at 11:18 (2,158 days old) by akronman (Akron/Cleveland Ohio)        
oh

akronman's profile picture
I blew up the pic, but still fuzzy and it would be great to see a better shot.


It looks like the regular cycle starts on the lower right, moves acorss the bottom, and up the lower left. So 3 cycles total--------I wonder what the KNITS cooldown cycles has different than the PERMPress CoolDown cycle?


Post# 745801 , Reply# 8   3/28/2014 at 11:22 (2,158 days old) by ovrphil (N.Atlanta / Georgia )        
while Joe replies

ovrphil's profile picture
here's a couple views closer up

Post# 745802 , Reply# 9   3/28/2014 at 11:23 (2,158 days old) by ovrphil (N.Atlanta / Georgia )        
and the panel closer

ovrphil's profile picture
up , too

Post# 745809 , Reply# 10   3/28/2014 at 11:50 (2,158 days old) by mrb627 (Buford, GA)        
Three Cycle

mrb627's profile picture
Knits (top left)
Perm press (top right)
Regular (a roots bottom)

Malcolm


Post# 745815 , Reply# 11   3/28/2014 at 12:19 (2,158 days old) by akronman (Akron/Cleveland Ohio)        
Thanks

akronman's profile picture
... for the closeups, but probably gotya run it through the cycles to find the difference between KNITS and PermPress

Post# 745852 , Reply# 12   3/28/2014 at 15:27 (2,158 days old) by joelippard (Hickory)        

joelippard's profile picture

Why of course, here you go.  I really only use the regular cycle on this one.


Post# 745855 , Reply# 13   3/28/2014 at 15:47 (2,158 days old) by mrb627 (Buford, GA)        
Joe...

mrb627's profile picture
She's a BEAUTY!

Malcolm


Post# 745982 , Reply# 14   3/29/2014 at 02:14 (2,157 days old) by washdaddy (Baltimore)        

Joe-
That's a great looking machine! Do you have any vid's of that beauty in action?
Would be nice to see it running.

Rick


Post# 746034 , Reply# 15   3/29/2014 at 11:26 (2,157 days old) by joelippard (Hickory)        

joelippard's profile picture

Thanks guys, no I don't have any videos of it.  What I can tell you is that when I got it most of the beauty had been preserved by dust and dirt and it had a broken belt on it.  It would seem this machine was low mileage because it is very quiet for a 1-18.  Getting it going was basically turn key because it just took a little sprucing up.  I use this one more as my daily driver while preserving the Poppy 1-18 for occasional usage.





Forum Index:       Other Forums:                      



Comes to the Rescue!

The Discuss-o-Mat has stopped, buzzer is sounding!!!
If you would like to reply to this thread please log-in...

Discuss-O-MAT Log-In



New Members
Click Here To Sign Up.



                     


automaticwasher.org home
Discuss-o-Mat Forums
Vintage Brochures, Service and Owners Manuals
Fun Vintage Washer Ephemera
See It Wash!
Video Downloads
Audio Downloads
Picture of the Day
Patent of the Day
Photos of our Collections
The Old Aberdeen Farm
Vintage Service Manuals
Vintage washer/dryer/dishwasher to sell?
Technical/service questions?
Looking for Parts?
Website related questions?
Digital Millennium Copyright Act Policy
Our Privacy Policy