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    Posted 3 years ago

    fortapache
    (1815 items)

    Another Al Bersted Fan. Bersted products were generally sold in drug stores, 5 and dimes, and small department stores. Al Bersted purchased many small companies and among these was McGraw Electric Co. Actually McGraw Electric bought Al Bersted's companies but Bersted ended up as CEO of McGraw Electric so go figure.
    This is a non-oscillating fan and the interested feature to this is the unique paint scheme. The blades and rear housing cover are painted white and the base is black. The motor housing and fan hub are the usual green speckled color. I can't find other examples of this paint scheme so it could be a custom job. But the paint is very well done, no overspray on the underside or other spots not normally visible and looks to be factory quality.
    Traded a picture of Andrew Jackson for it at the Rose Bowl.

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    1. fortapache fortapache, 3 years ago
      Thank you
      jscott0363
      racer4four
      mikelv85
      hi2cutcha
      vetraio50
      Trey
    2. fortapache fortapache, 3 years ago
      Thank you
      blunderbuss2
      SEAN68
      Elisabethan
    3. fortapache fortapache, 3 years ago
      Thank you
      Kydur
      Cormoran1925.
    4. Nicefice, 3 years ago
      The paint scheme on this fan works well!! Nice!!
    5. fortapache fortapache, 3 years ago
      And thank you very much Nicefice.

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