Holidays.net Online Store

Holdays.net Home


March 29th, 2015
Palm Sunday

March 30th, 2015
Seward's Day

March 31st, 2015
César Chávez Day

April 2nd, 2015
Pascua Florida Day

April 2nd, 2015
World Autism Awareness Day

April 2nd, 2015
Maundy Thursday

April 3rd, 2015
Good Friday

April 4th, 2015
United Nations' Mine Awareness Day

April 4th, 2015
Holy Saturday

April 4th, 2015
First day of Passover

April 5th, 2015
Easter Sunday

April 6th, 2015
Easter Monday

April 7th, 2015
United Nations' World Health Day

April 7th, 2015
Day to Remember Rwanda Genocide Victims

April 10th, 2015
Orthodox Good Friday

April 11th, 2015
Last day of Passover

April 11th, 2015
Orthodox Holy Saturday

April 12th, 2015
International Day of Human Space Flight

April 12th, 2015
Orthodox Easter

April 13th, 2015
Orthodox Easter Monday

April 15th, 2015
Father Damien Day

April 15th, 2015
Tax Day

April 16th, 2015
Yom HaShoah

April 16th, 2015
Emancipation Day

April 20th, 2015
Patriot's Day

April 21st, 2015
San Jacinto Day

April 22nd, 2015
Administrative Professionals Day

April 22nd, 2015
Earth Day

April 22nd, 2015
Oklahoma Day

April 23rd, 2015
Yom HaAtzmaut

April 23rd, 2015
World Book and Copyright Day

April 24th, 2015
Arbor Day

April 25th, 2015
World Malaria Day

April 26th, 2015
World Intellectual Property Day

April 27th, 2015
Confederate Memorial Day

April 28th, 2015
World Day for Safety and Health at Work

April 29th, 2015
Day to Remember Chemical Warfare Victims

 



Search:

Ge General Electric Whiz Fan Antique Vintage Brass Blade "rare Condition" For Sale

Ge General Electric Whiz Fan Antique Vintage Brass Blade

General Electric "Whiz" 9" Fan

Made in The USA 1920's

Fully Restored

Up for sale is an exceptional example of a General Electric "Whiz" table fan that has been completely restored to the highest of standards. This fan is the "Whiz" model with the built-in on/off switch. This fan is equipped with a single speed motor, brass blades, and is non-oscillating. It was produced in the 1920's andmay be one of themost popular GE models of its day.

This fan has been professionally restored to meet the original manufacturers specifications. Every part of this fan was restored to like new condition. From the matching dark greenpaint tothe antique power cord, every detail has been addressed. The result is a truly stunning piece of American History. This fan was produced over 90 years ago andmay be one of therarest GE models of its day. Over recent years these models have become quitevaluablein this condition and have grown significantly in popularity. This fannot only looks beautiful but it functionsas it was originally intended.

Restoration Process:

  1. The entire fan was completely disassembled.
  2. All paint was stripped, primed, sealed and prepared for painting.
  3. The fan blades were strippedandmachine polished to a mirror like shine then balanced for smooth operation.
  4. The cage is in perfect condition and did not need to be straightened.
  5. The fan was painted with 4 coats of "dark green" enamel and baked in an oven to cure. Enamel is what the fan was originally painted with in the 1920's.
  6. The enamel was then hand polished and waxed to create a smooth factory like finish.
  7. All brass hardware and the "GE Whiz" badge where polished to a brilliant shine.
  8. The badge was meticulously hand painted and polished exposing the raised GE Whizletters. This is a trademark of this particular fan.
  9. The motor was disassembled and cleaned although it was in near perfect condition.
  10. The stator windings were recoated.
  11. The main powerleads from the stator were replaced. They were soldered together and protected with heat shrink.
  12. The power cord was replaced with an antique style UL approved twisted cloth covered 6' cord with antique style plug.
  13. The power cord grommets were replaced.
  14. The base was replaced and recovered with felt wasthat resembles the original.
  15. The yoke bearings were cleaned, the oil cups filled, and wicks replaced.
  16. The fan was reassembled and fully tested for 4 hours. The fan runs smooth and quite.

Factory Specifications

  1. ModelGE Whiz
  2. Manufactured in 1920-1924
  3. Steel base and motor housing, steel cage, and brass blades and hardware.
  4. The brass blades measure 9" in diameter
  5. The cage is 10" across
  6. The base is 6" in diameter
  7. Total height including the cage is approximately 12"
  8. Cord is 6" long
  9. Fan weighs 6 pounds
  10. One speed, AC 110 volt motor

Everything on this fan works as originally intended. No corners were cut during the refurbishment process. The fan runs strong, smooth and quite. It is important that you are satisfied and I do my very best to describe my products as accurately as possible. I am a member of The Antique Fan Collectors Association and I personally restored this fan as well as many others. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. Best of luck with your offerding and enjoy!

Shipping Process

  • The fan will be professionally packed; double boxedandproperly protected to insure safe arrival.
  • Fan will ship within 2 days of receivingpayment through PayPal.
  • All shipments willhave atracking number provided.
  • All U.S. shipments are sent USPS ground unless otherwise specified by customer; additional fees will apply.
  • International shipping is available and additional rates will apply.

Ge General Electric Whiz Fan Antique Vintage Brass Blade

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Ge General Electric Whiz Fan Antique Vintage Brass Blade "rare Condition":
$687




Vintage Fan  Antique Fan Vintage Westinghouse Fan Works Good  Nice Shop Fan picture
Vintage Fan Antique Fan Vintage Westinghouse Fan Works Good Nice Shop Fan


Vintage Antique Fan Brass Blade Fan Westinghouse Fan  picture
Vintage Antique Fan Brass Blade Fan Westinghouse Fan


Vintage Antique Fan 8
Vintage Antique Fan 8" Ge Fan Runs And Oscillates Please See All Photos Thanks


Vintage Antique Fan 8
Vintage Antique Fan 8" Ge Fan Runs Please See All Photos Thanks


Victor Airplane Electric Fan Vintage Fan -   Mis559 picture
Victor Airplane Electric Fan Vintage Fan - Mis559


Vintage Art Deco Welsh Air Flight Fan Circulator 3 Speed picture
Vintage Art Deco Welsh Air Flight Fan Circulator 3 Speed


Vintage Western Auto 10
Vintage Western Auto 10" Wizard Imperial Electric Fan Industrial Floor / Table


Vintage 12
Vintage 12" Peerless Brass Blade Oscillating Fan


Industrial Age/art Deco Zephyr Airkooler Electric Fan Works Mid Century Modern picture
Industrial Age/art Deco Zephyr Airkooler Electric Fan Works Mid Century Modern


Antique Ge 4.5 In , 4 Blade Blue Base White Blades Fan Runs  Good   picture
Antique Ge 4.5 In , 4 Blade Blue Base White Blades Fan Runs Good