Thread Number: 81969  /  Tag: Vintage Automatic Washers
Third Pulley In the Westinghouse Washers
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Post# 1059910   2/7/2020 at 20:53 (1,477 days old) by scrubflex (bronx, new york)        

What is the third pulley used for in the Westinghouse washers

Post# 1059914 , Reply# 1   2/7/2020 at 21:21 (1,477 days old) by combo52 (50 Year Repair Tech Beltsville,Md)        
WH 3 Belt FL washers have 7 Pulleys

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Their TL washers have two plus an idler pulley to maintain belt tension.


John L.

Post# 1059918 , Reply# 2   2/7/2020 at 22:06 (1,477 days old) by scrubflex (bronx, new york)        

Emm, okay thanks John L. I wish there was a way to increase the spinning speeds without the higher agitation

Post# 1059935 , Reply# 3   2/8/2020 at 06:46 (1,477 days old) by combo52 (50 Year Repair Tech Beltsville,Md)        
Increasing Spinning Speeds On WH TL Washers

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Hi Harry, try installing a Variable speed motor like Robert did on his 1958 GE washer.


John L.

Post# 1059964 , Reply# 4   2/8/2020 at 11:04 (1,477 days old) by scrubflex (bronx, new york)        


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