Thread Number: 35579  /  Tag: Member Selling Item(s)/Non Professionally
Kenmore Destiny & Other Collectables
[Down to Last]

Vacuumland's exclusive eBay Watch:
scroll >>> for more items
Post# 382260   12/6/2017 at 22:18 by bagintheback (Flagstaff, Arizona)        

bagintheback's profile picture
Hey Guys,

I'm going through a period of downsizing and have a few machines I'd like to sell. eBay fees have gone insane recently, plus I'd like to sell to fellow collectors anyway.

*Kenmore Destiny 12 amp. I believe it's a 1998 model. Great cosmetic condition, but needs a new belt.

*Hoover TurboPower 4900 Twin Chamber Bagless. Also in great shape, but it doesn't filter pet hair well. All the seals are in good shape, but it just can't keep fine dog hair inside the dust cup.

*Hoover Concept 1 Blue. One of the later ones with the huge power drive handle. Also needs new belts.

*Sharp "Light and Powerful" An odd machine from the early 2000s. It takes some force to recline the handle, but the motor sounds healthy.

I'll be happy to post pictures if anyone is interested. Send me offers, and I'm not looking for much with the Concept and Sharp. I just want those out of here. I'll do the best I can to keep shipping costs down, so it will likely be through FedEx Smartpost.

Thanks,
Nathaniel





Post# 382269 , Reply# 1   12/7/2017 at 05:21 by NickTechTalk (New Jersey)        
Photos...

May I see some photos of the Sharp Light and Powerful please?
Thanks!
Nick


Post# 382282 , Reply# 2   12/7/2017 at 12:21 by bagintheback (Flagstaff, Arizona)        
Sharp Pictures

bagintheback's profile picture
For some reason they look really compressed on here. I can send originals if you would like.

  Photos...       <              >      Photo 1 of 2         View Full Size
Post# 382309 , Reply# 3   12/8/2017 at 05:10 by NickTechTalk (New Jersey)        
Thanks!

Is the machine in need of any repair? It looks to be in pretty good shape.

Post# 382350 , Reply# 4   12/8/2017 at 13:05 by bagintheback (Flagstaff, Arizona)        
Nick

bagintheback's profile picture
The handle doesn't always want to recline, but if you place pressure in the right place it will go down. I haven't been able to find a replacement belt for it. The length between the brush roll and pulley is huge. My guess is a used Windtunnel belt might do it.

Post# 382382 , Reply# 5   12/9/2017 at 02:55 by AmwayClearTrak (Honolulu, HI)        
Interested in...

that Kenmore Destiny. Could you snap some photos for me when you have the chance? Thanks.

Post# 382393 , Reply# 6   12/9/2017 at 11:14 by bagintheback (Flagstaff, Arizona)        
Destiny

bagintheback's profile picture


  Photos...       <              >      Photo 1 of 5         View Full Size
Post# 382397 , Reply# 7   12/9/2017 at 12:46 by AmwayClearTrak (Honolulu, HI)        
Awesome!

Looks very nice, I have 2 questions though. Does the HEPA filter housing have the little release button near the bottom? I know some Fantoms/Kenmores are always missing it. And is the top of the handle broken at all?

  Photos...       <              >      Photo 1 of 2         View Full Size
Post# 382401 , Reply# 8   12/9/2017 at 13:44 by bagintheback (Flagstaff, Arizona)        
More Pictures

bagintheback's profile picture
The handle is in fantastic condition. It looks like the HEPA release button is still there. I'll be sure to leave it alone though.

  Photos...       <              >      Photo 1 of 2         View Full Size
Post# 382403 , Reply# 9   12/9/2017 at 13:50 by bagintheback (Flagstaff, Arizona)        
AmwayClearTrak

bagintheback's profile picture
I just noticed you're in Hawaii. Shipping could get pretty expensive. Feel free to email me.

Post# 382411 , Reply# 10   12/9/2017 at 15:50 by AmwayClearTrak (Honolulu, HI)        
Email sent.

Yeah that's the bad part about living in Hawaii, shipping can be a real PITA.

Post# 382527 , Reply# 11   12/11/2017 at 21:59 by panasonicvac (Northern, Utah)        

panasonicvac's profile picture
I would be interested in the Kenmore if it hasn't been sold yet.




Forum Index:       Other Forums:                      



Comes to the Rescue!

Woops, Time to Check the Bag!!!
Either you need to change your vacuum bag or you forgot to LOG-IN?

Discuss-O-MAT Log-In



New Members
Click Here To Sign Up.



                     


Vacuumland home
Discuss-o-Vac Forums
Vintage Brochures, Service and Owners Manuals
Today's Vacuum of the Day
Photos of our Collections
Vintage Vacuum Cleaner to sell?
Technical/service questions?
Looking for Parts?
Website related questions?
Digital Millennium Copyright Act Policy
Our Privacy Policy