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Oreck Ironman $40
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Post# 457817   11/6/2022 at 17:22 (535 days old) by Blackheart (North Dakota)        

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I have too many vacuums again so i've been working to reduce the numbers, this one's going up for sale. I've posted it to offerup to save on shipping costs.


Post# 457823 , Reply# 1   11/6/2022 at 21:51 (535 days old) by Lesinutah (Utah)        

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Doesn't seem to work.

Post# 457828 , Reply# 2   11/7/2022 at 00:26 (534 days old) by electrolux137 (Los Angeles)        

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Offerup says: "Sorry, this page does not exist"

Post# 457830 , Reply# 3   11/7/2022 at 04:10 (534 days old) by Blackheart (North Dakota)        
Let's try again

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Post# 457831 , Reply# 4   11/7/2022 at 06:51 (534 days old) by tolivac (Greenville,NC)        

Wasn't this Ironman vacuum to replace the Buster B vacuum?---The canister vacuum that was "free"? when you bought an Oreck upright.

Post# 457842 , Reply# 5   11/7/2022 at 18:58 (534 days old) by Lesinutah (Utah)        

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Oreck regular uprights iirc don't have a motor bigger than 4.5 amps. I know theres a few heavier orecks that have bigger motors. This has 7.5 amp motor.
I think this replaced the white/black models that I owned for 10 years and was strictly a stair vacuum.

Post# 457844 , Reply# 6   11/7/2022 at 20:14 (534 days old) by Oreck_XL (Brooklyn, New York 11211)        
Not really an Oreck....

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This was made for Oreck by Douglas, which also made the Powerbrush handvac for Oreck. There were 2 versions - the IM88 which was straight suction and the IM98 which had a powernozzle. Never intended as a replacement for the Buster B. Much better canister than the DutchTech though.

Post# 457950 , Reply# 7   11/14/2022 at 15:37 (527 days old) by panasonicvac (Northern Utah)        

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Actually Douglas is a division of Scott & Fetzer who also owned Kirby at the time so technically these were actually Kirby vacuums, just rebranded as Oreck.

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