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Post# 160117   11/25/2011 at 13:47 (4,480 days old) by hooverhurst (northwest pennsylvania)        

My childhood vacuum! Loved that machine, but the belt lifter never quite worked right. The converter would always pull out. My mother received it as a wedding shower gift in 1948.

Post# 160120 , Reply# 1   11/25/2011 at 14:27 (4,480 days old) by kenkart ()        
Those!

Old Apex uprights, will lift the rug right off the floor!

Post# 160129 , Reply# 2   11/25/2011 at 17:18 (4,480 days old) by vacbear58 (Sutton In Ashfield & London)        
belt lifter

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I was wondering how the belt lifter worked, is the square bit the suction inlet?

Has anyone got any pictures of this cleaner? it looks very interesting

Al


Post# 160148 , Reply# 3   11/25/2011 at 19:41 (4,480 days old) by hooverhurst (northwest pennsylvania)        


Vacbear 58--The square thing on the bottom of the coupler fit into a slot to help hold it in place. The round opening in the photo where the little girl is about to attach the hose is the suction inlet. You would twist that around and it would lift the belt and lock into place. I rarely got it to work right, but what did a six year old know?


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