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Lets see your International Fridges....


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Default Lets see your International Fridges....

I figure alot of Old Iron guys will have an Old IH Fridge in their collections... So Lets see them.


This one I bought in June 2010 For $50 at a junkyard not knowing if it worked or not... Well it does, and very well.



And this one I just pick up today, a 1952 Model. And it works like a top
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My mother is still using hers. It looks like your first photo. They do not dry out food the same as the new frost free.
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They were built to last like everything else from that era. It was a different time and a different world
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1950 U87, stripped down and reinsulated back in 2005.
This picture was taken at the Red Power Roundup in Tn. in 2005.
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I have one of those ihc fridges, worked when i bought it, Never plugged it back in. Would sell it.
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mines like the top one of Grease monkeys...keeps the beer very COLD.
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mines like the top one of Grease monkeys...keeps the beer very COLD.
Is your like mine, ices up cola on lowest setting?
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No, If that happens your door seal might be leaking...But at #3 it keeps it darn near icing.
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does anybody know the time frame that ihc made fridges and freezers?.John
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does anybody know the time frame that ihc made fridges and freezers?.John
1947-55

Sold appliance division to Whirlpool.
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Sold appliance division to Whirlpool.


and were they only sold by ihc dealers only or did others sell them for ihc aswell sears and roebuck ect...?John
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and were they only sold by ihc dealers only or did others sell them for ihc aswell sears and roebuck ect...?John
That I do not know.
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What do the insides look like???
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Default Re: Lets see your International Fridges....

Here are close ups of the IHC emblem and the International Harvestor handle on my fridge. Mine is a little different from Grease Monkey's. I am pretty sure that they were only sold by IH dealers and maybe IH traveling salesmen.

---------- Post added at 06:25 PM ---------- Previous post was at 06:21 PM ----------

I've obviously forgotten how to add pictures again. Never mind........
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Or, maybe.....
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