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Posted 3 years ago

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Hedgewalker
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When I got this there was about 4 square inches of paint left on it.I completely stripped this fan.Including the motor and reworked and painted it.My son was working at a body shop supply store at the time and matched the paint perfectly to the original(and put it in a spray can didn't know they could do that)Anyway she purrs like a kitten.But watch your fingers or she'll bite.This was made by Vidrio and the only thing missing is the tag that goes in the center of the cage.(I have only seen one with the tag)

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  1. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks officialfuel !!
  2. Esther110 Esther110, 3 years ago
    I just love these old fans...even if they aren't 'in' anymore.
  3. youngblood youngblood, 3 years ago
    Great work !!
  4. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks Esther110 !! "in" means nothing to me.If I like it I like it.
    Thanks youngblood !! It's a labor of love!
  5. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks lisa !!
  6. Signaholic Signaholic, 3 years ago
    That's a beautiful job you guys did on it! Really special piece, I have several fans myself. My little Polar Cub is my favorite. All original and purrs as well.
  7. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks for the compliment Signaholic !!
  8. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks lovevintage and ThriftyGypsy !!
  9. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks ThriftStoreAddict !!
  10. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks JonesFamily !!
  11. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks aycockonxion !!
  12. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks Purple !!
  13. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks lisa !!
  14. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks BELLIN !!
  15. vanskyock24 vanskyock24, 3 years ago
    fans are a very collectible around my area - they dont last long at all
  16. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Thanks van !! Funny thing is these Vidrio fans are fairly rare yet only fetch between $100 and $150 . I have one almost identical also which I redid but is missing the cage.Been searching but can't find one.
  17. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 2 years ago
    Thanks Jason !!
  18. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 2 years ago
    Thanks mtg !!

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