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Preco nozzle trivia
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Post# 391021   4/25/2018 at 12:13 (296 days old) by Kirbyvertibles (Independence, KS)        

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Let's play a little game here because I'm curious to know the answers myself.
I want to know what all names did Preco put on their turbo nozzles? I have seen Preco, Singer, and Signature. I know they sold with other brands like Rainbow but I don't recall seeing other names on them. For example was the one for Rainbow labeled ?





Post# 391027 , Reply# 1   4/25/2018 at 14:55 (296 days old) by Collector2 (Moose Jaw, Sk)        

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The one that was sold as an optional part for the Lewyts only said Power Brush on it.



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Post# 391032 , Reply# 2   4/25/2018 at 16:03 (296 days old) by Ultralux88 (Denver, Colorado)        

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Post# 391037 , Reply# 3   4/25/2018 at 17:33 (296 days old) by vacman1961 (North Babylon, New York)        

WOW, I love the blue one, I never seen a blue one in person, the one we had on our Black & Decker said Black & Decker on it, but it was white with a tan bottom. The first one that came with the house broke right away, the elbow was installed from the outside with a big nut around where it swiveled and I remember it broke pretty fast, the second nozzle which did not have the Black&Decker logo on it had a different elbow, one that was attached from the inside, that lasted much longer. The replacement nozzle only said PowerBrush on it.

Post# 391042 , Reply# 4   4/25/2018 at 19:51 (295 days old) by countryguy (Astorville, ON, Canada)        

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Here's the one that I got with my Rainbow model D.

Gary


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Post# 391074 , Reply# 5   4/26/2018 at 08:26 (295 days old) by rugsucker (Elizabethton TN)        
Westinghouse--

--had label and matching colors.

Post# 391079 , Reply# 6   4/26/2018 at 08:58 (295 days old) by kirbyvertibles (Independence, KS)        

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I had forgot Westinghouse had a label, seems to me I've seen one at one point.
Thank you guys!!!


Post# 391087 , Reply# 7   4/26/2018 at 10:13 (295 days old) by kenkart (Mocksville, NC)        
I have several of them

One is new in the box, they are great for pet hair and surface litter, but on thicker carpet not so great.

Post# 391395 , Reply# 8   5/1/2018 at 16:00 (290 days old) by Collector2 (Moose Jaw, Sk)        

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It just shows the plain White Preco with Power Brush on it in the Copper Rainbow's manual.

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