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Post# 976611   1/2/2018 at 17:41 (291 days old) by ken (Ulster Hgts, NY)        

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This is a very rare vintage James sweep flow BDL dishwasher. I just took this out of an old summer vacation cottage. It saw very little use over the years. It was last used at least 6 years ago and it worked fine. It has never had a problem. One owner family. It's a little bit dirty right now but not too bad. I did not clean it or even wipe it down at all. It should clean up very nicely. I did not plug it in as the cord is starting to get cracks in it and is getting brittle. It is on casters so I guess it could be called a portable dishwasher. I believe this is from the 1940s or 1950s. It has a very interesting design where you lift the top to load the dishes. Very cool and retro-looking.

Please send me a short note to let me know you are a real person and not spam. Include your name and phone # and I will call you or E mail you. If it's too short of a note or if you ask if the item is still available I will just delete you automatically . It is likely I can show this at your convenience as I have a very flexible schedule . If I think at all you might be spam or a scam I will immediately delete it and report you . Thank you very much.

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Post# 976620 , Reply# 1   1/2/2018 at 18:41 (291 days old) by appnut (TX)        

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I do believe this very model is in a POD. 

Post# 976622 , Reply# 2   1/2/2018 at 18:50 (291 days old) by turquoisedude (Ogden & St-Liboire (where??), QC, Canada)        

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Yowza!  I would love to get this - I will attempt to contact the seller and convince them that I am real person.  I am not sure sometimes.... LOL 

Post# 976629 , Reply# 3   1/2/2018 at 19:34 (291 days old) by ken (Ulster Hgts, NY)        

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I thought of you when I saw the ad. Something made me think you have one. Maybe I was remembering the clothes washer (don't remember the name) that looks somewhat similar.

Post# 976638 , Reply# 4   1/2/2018 at 20:37 (291 days old) by turquoisedude (Ogden & St-Liboire (where??), QC, Canada)        

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Ken, I'll bet your thinking of the Launderall washer that loads from the top but has a cylinder like a front-loader usually would.  Still have that, but am afraid to use it... Look what happened to Ethel Mertz when she tried... LOL 

Post# 976647 , Reply# 5   1/2/2018 at 21:27 (291 days old) by ken (Ulster Hgts, NY)        

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Yes. That's what I was thinking of. Hope you can work out something with the seller concerning the DW and add it to the collection.

Post# 976835 , Reply# 6   1/4/2018 at 12:07 (290 days old) by turquoisedude (Ogden & St-Liboire (where??), QC, Canada)        

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Contact made!!  I can't move on this until after Hubby gets back from the UK next week, but I am in the process of making arrangements to pick this up.  


Thank you for sharing this ad Ken!!!

Post# 976840 , Reply# 7   1/4/2018 at 13:36 (290 days old) by ken (Ulster Hgts, NY)        
You're very welcome Paul

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When I saw the ad I knew someone here would be interested. Glad you were able to make an agreement to get it.

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