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Electrolux Model G
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Post# 375177   7/11/2017 at 18:33 (314 days old) by Keither (California )        

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My Electrolux Model G 💕💕💕

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Post# 375185 , Reply# 1   7/11/2017 at 21:09 (314 days old) by fantomfan57 (Central Texas)        
I have...

this model (color), I found the long single piece plastic wand on Ebay which is permanently attached to the PN. The PN is the turquoise PN for a 1205, so I have yet to change the color. I will be checking out the automotive parts store spray paint collecting for a better match.

Thanks for sharing....BTW, your place looks spotless.

Post# 375197 , Reply# 2   7/12/2017 at 00:34 (314 days old) by Keither (California )        

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Hey there 🙂 I would like to locate a matching PN for mine but I just use the PN4. It works better anyway. I would like to find a tan vinyl hose because the woven hose has had it. Thanks for the props. I try to keep it clean!!

Post# 375215 , Reply# 3   7/12/2017 at 08:25 (314 days old) by fantomfan57 (Central Texas)        
My hose....

was a score, according to Tom Gasko, these were aftermarket hoses made in Mexico. Newer than OEM.

I am sure you will find a matching PN on Ebay or from some generous member.

With some careful preparation, I think there are spray paints out there that are made for fabric and or vinyl. What ever you do, do not spray spray rubber on the outside to stop leaks. The hose will stiffen up because the braiding "freezes".

Post# 375216 , Reply# 4   7/12/2017 at 08:29 (314 days old) by fantomfan57 (Central Texas)        
Restoring braided hoses...

IF you search the archives, you will find several posts concerning several ways to reseal the inside of the older hoses.

I have yet to find a better, cleaner delivery system to blow rubber sealant inside the hoses I have. I also have been to busy to do it.

My window to work in the shop is reduced to early morning before the HEAT drives me inside. I love Spring and Fall....only.

Post# 375221 , Reply# 5   7/12/2017 at 10:33 (314 days old) by dysonman1 (undisclosed)        

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Love the Model G. Mine is the Hospital Version.

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Post# 375227 , Reply# 6   7/12/2017 at 11:28 (313 days old) by vacuumlad1650 (Chicago Suburbs)        

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I have access to a Power Nozzle if you want it. A Local shop is good about keeping those items in the back room. It shouldn't cost much. I'll look next time I'm there!
I do love all versions of the G, I have a lovely Turquoise one, and I'm in the process of getting a Hospital G (Thank you, H dear...)

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Post# 375232 , Reply# 7   7/12/2017 at 14:59 (313 days old) by fantomfan57 (Central Texas)        

what makes a Hospital version different?

Post# 375237 , Reply# 8   7/12/2017 at 15:08 (313 days old) by dysonman1 (undisclosed)        

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The Hospital model was much quieter because of the exhaust filter in the back. It was, at that time, made of fiberglass. I used a HEPA bag, and cut to fit. It's so quiet you almost can't hear it running. And, it had a ten foot hose.

Post# 375238 , Reply# 9   7/12/2017 at 15:10 (313 days old) by Dysonman1 (undisclosed)        

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Tan hospital G brochure.

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Post# 375239 , Reply# 10   7/12/2017 at 15:11 (313 days old) by Dysonman1 (undisclosed)        

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Oops. I meant turquoise model hospital G.

Post# 375241 , Reply# 11   7/12/2017 at 15:44 (313 days old) by vacuumlad1650 (Chicago Suburbs)        

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My grandmother had one of the last Turquoise Hospital G's ever produced before the change to tan. They had just moved houses, and she wanted the new home as clean as possible. Hers had the Pn-1 and strangely a standard G hose that I still have today.

Post# 375256 , Reply# 12   7/12/2017 at 21:32 (313 days old) by keither (California )        

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Hey guys...thanks a lot for the feedback and info. I L O V E the Hospital Model G ! It looks cool. I love the color !

vacuumlad1650 : I sent you an email re the PN. Thanks so much for this info! Can you let me know if the dealer would happen to have the tan and dark brown Upholstery Brush?

Thanks guys

Post# 375297 , Reply# 13   7/13/2017 at 16:56 (312 days old) by fantomfan57 (Central Texas)        
Those Hospital G...

filters look like toasted bread slices. I would prefer the white version (vacuum, I mean).

Thanks for sharing info, Tom. Thanks Keith for sharing pictures of your collection! Keep em coming.

Post# 375298 , Reply# 14   7/13/2017 at 17:26 (312 days old) by TheSpiritOf76 (Historic Midtown Wichita Kansas. )        
I have a beautiful.....

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Electrolux bronze G.  With original air tight hose, and a pretty nice PN.

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