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Beautiful 1962 Frigidaire refrigerator in Coppertone - $60 (North Portland)
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Post# 771787   7/18/2014 at 23:45 (2,045 days old) by ovrphil (N.Atlanta / Georgia )        

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Post# 771790 , Reply# 1   7/18/2014 at 23:49 (2,045 days old) by bluejay (Havre de Grace, MD)        

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Cool!  I don't think I've ever seen a fridge in that color. 

Post# 771796 , Reply# 2   7/19/2014 at 00:13 (2,045 days old) by funktionalart (Rison, AR)        
There was a time when Coppertone

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was EVERYWHERE. Every fridge we ever had until the late 70s seemed to be copper tone. My dad even used to take in friends' washers and dryers to do custom "edged" copper tone if the units were white or avocado. The 60s and 70s....what an era.

Post# 771797 , Reply# 3   7/19/2014 at 00:13 (2,045 days old) by PhilR (Quebec Canada)        

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I'd like to get one in that color, but it would have to be much closer from here! 

Post# 771842 , Reply# 4   7/19/2014 at 09:22 (2,044 days old) by ovrphil (N.Atlanta / Georgia )        
"The 60s and 70s....what an era"

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Post# 771919 , Reply# 5   7/19/2014 at 15:50 (2,044 days old) by CircleW (NE Cincinnati OH area)        

This one appears to be the earlier unshaded Aztec Copper. Anyone know when Frigidaire changed to the shaded version?

Post# 771943 , Reply# 6   7/19/2014 at 18:41 (2,044 days old) by PhilR (Quebec Canada)        

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I think that changed in 1965, probably for the introduction of the 1966 "K" line. I had a 1964 range that had no borders. My documents don't say when the border color was introduced but it was changed from a darker to a lighter color during the 1966 "K" production but the center color was still Aztek Copper. The 1969 models got the darker "Colonial Copper"

Post# 772341 , Reply# 7   7/21/2014 at 15:39 (2,042 days old) by CircleW (NE Cincinnati OH area)        

Thanks, Phil!

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