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$50 High end 60's Westinghouse Fridge - Evansville, Indiana
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Post# 1137741   12/29/2021 at 09:18 (787 days old) by Oliger (Indianapolis, Indiana)        

Lots of features.

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Post# 1137775 , Reply# 1   12/29/2021 at 15:32 (787 days old) by RP2813 (Sannazay)        

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What's going on with the trim on the doors?  Were they inserts for coming attractions or something?  With or without them, it's a fugly failure IMO, and would look better without all of that nonsense.  

 

If it were near me, I'd figure something out because the right-hand pull is what I need, and the interior is beautiful enough to compensate for the misguided exterior treatments.




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Post# 1137790 , Reply# 2   12/29/2021 at 16:45 (787 days old) by 4bagger (Long Beach)        

Agree that's an odd exterior trim design. For 50 bucks, though, if it was local I'd grab some help and snatch it up. I'm guessing it weighs several hundred pounds.

Post# 1137795 , Reply# 3   12/29/2021 at 17:01 (787 days old) by wilkinsservis (Melbourne Australia)        
Odd appearance

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Is it an attempt to make it look like a side by side?

Post# 1137811 , Reply# 4   12/29/2021 at 18:23 (787 days old) by 4bagger (Long Beach)        

I'm guessing this fridge predates the introduction of side x sides. Correct me if wrong.

Post# 1137825 , Reply# 5   12/29/2021 at 19:45 (786 days old) by CircleW (NE Cincinnati OH area)        

I totally agree with Ralph that the trim detracts from its otherwise good looks.

This is a little newer than the original SxS, which is the Kelvinator Foodarama, introduced in the mid 50's.


Post# 1137832 , Reply# 6   12/29/2021 at 21:13 (786 days old) by Oliger (Indianapolis, Indiana)        

Some refrigerators of the 60's had trim around them to fill with decorator panels/wallpaper. That is the only thing I can think of. It also looks like it has a foot pedal, and really a massive freezer for it's age.

Post# 1138013 , Reply# 7   12/31/2021 at 20:23 (784 days old) by norgeway (mocksville n c )        
ok guys

Westinghouse in around 58 59 60 had removeable panels that fit in these rectangles, all different colors This is about a 58 59 or so Fantastic fridge



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