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$20.00 Frigidaire 1-18 dryer- Selinsgrove,PA
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Post# 1124935   8/4/2021 at 21:09 (982 days old) by Justif9901 (Altoona PA)        

Someone rescue this! If our truck was on the road I'd snatch it up in a heartbeat.
Seller states "heats and dries well, timer doesn't work, and there is a clanking in the rear"


Post# 1124950 , Reply# 1   8/4/2021 at 23:08 (982 days old) by HobartHero (New York)        
Like a GE dryer

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Looks super similar to my GE dryer of the same age. Although I donít have the fake wood grain look. Iíve never been a fan of that at all.

Post# 1124987 , Reply# 2   8/5/2021 at 11:32 (981 days old) by turquoisedude (.)        

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Paging laundryboy!  Here's your parts donor dryer, Chris!!

Post# 1125030 , Reply# 3   8/5/2021 at 17:52 (981 days old) by Laundryboy (Orlando Florida & Moravia NY. )        
Perfect match

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That is what I need for the drum.
They are always so far away.

Post# 1125053 , Reply# 4   8/5/2021 at 20:54 (981 days old) by HobartHero (New York)        
Only PA

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You canít get much closer when looking for specific vintage machines. I usually venture within 4 to 6 hours away from home.

Post# 1125072 , Reply# 5   8/5/2021 at 23:40 (981 days old) by Laundryboy (Orlando Florida & Moravia NY. )        
So far away.

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In Orlando. So itís a far drive for me. But I would make a few hours drive for one.

Post# 1125122 , Reply# 6   8/6/2021 at 12:35 (980 days old) by TrainGuy (Key West, FL)        
Member On Here Who Offered Shipping

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I'm sorry I can't find the posting on here where a gentleman does shipping/transporting himself for a nominal fee. The seller said the dryer is still available. If shipping is reasonable enough, we can get this dryer here in Florida to fix Chris's dryer. Would someone please direct me to his post about shipping?

Thank you!

Post# 1125150 , Reply# 7   8/6/2021 at 16:12 (980 days old) by Justif9901 (Altoona PA)        
Thread about shipping

Here's the thread about the guy that does shipping


Post# 1125152 , Reply# 8   8/6/2021 at 16:24 (980 days old) by TrainGuy (Key West, FL)        
Thank You!

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Thank you Beckie. I'm going to contact him now. I'd hate to see Chris miss out on this. 1-18's just don't come up that often.


Post# 1125155 , Reply# 9   8/6/2021 at 16:47 (980 days old) by Justif9901 (Altoona PA)        

You're welcome Rich. I have a pair of 1-18's myself in harvest gold we picked up last month for $75. This dryer is less than 2 hours from me, but I had no way to get it, and for the price don't want to see it end up in a scrap pile. I really hope you can figure something out and get it Chris.

Post# 1125445 , Reply# 10   8/9/2021 at 20:18 (977 days old) by Justif9901 (Altoona PA)        

How did you make out? I saw the listing is gone, I really hope it's on its way to you.

Post# 1125482 , Reply# 11   8/10/2021 at 10:35 (976 days old) by TrainGuy (Key West, FL)        
Not Me

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I truly appreciate you finding that shipper's email address for me. I contacted the seller and the dryer was available. I told the gentleman I want it and will make shipping arrangements. I got a response back later from the seller that said 'never mind.' I have no idea what that meant, but anyway, I wasn't able to get the dryer for Chris. I'll have to keep trying. Thank you for posting the dryer, too. Former Pennsylvanian here. Used to go to Altoona & Johnstown for a lot of vintage appliances.


Post# 1125490 , Reply# 12   8/10/2021 at 14:07 (976 days old) by Justif9901 (Altoona PA)        
That really stinks

I'm always looking for 1-18s if I come across anymore I'll be sure to let you or Chris know. My search for the elusive agitator cap has me looking every day lol. Even if I can grab one and we can ship the parts Chris needs. We have a friend that hauls scrap keeping an eye out for vintage washers and dryers for us so hopefully we can come across one.

Post# 1125634 , Reply# 13   8/12/2021 at 13:25 (974 days old) by Laundryboy (Orlando Florida & Moravia NY. )        
Thank you.

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Thank you Rich for all the hard work. Iít means a lot. I might need the shipper to
Bring those lady kenmores from Buffalo to Orlando.

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