Old sears swamp cooler/with pictures

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Old 06-27-19, 09:30 AM
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Old sears swamp cooler/with pictures

Anyone recognize this swamp cooler (pictures attached) - I can not find any markings to what model or any identifying marks except there is a date of June 06 1986 on the inside. She says it is a SEARS.
Need to replace the filters (pretty old)
The filters rotate on a motor driven roller
I am trying to fix it for a 96 year old lady.

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Old 07-07-19, 01:47 PM
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Here's another thread that might be helpful to you.

https://www.doityourself.com/forum/e...ol-switch.html


And here is one more. You might get lucky and find these are from the same manufacturer as the one you are working on.

https://www.doityourself.com/forum/e...mp-cooler.html
 
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Old 07-07-19, 05:36 PM
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That looks like one of the Essick built for Sears units. They've discontinued those belts a while ago. You may have to measure and come up with a physical size needed. Then you could check locally or post the size here.
 
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Old 07-08-19, 08:36 AM
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The filter measurements ...

Man, I'll tell you when they discontinue .. they discontinue, and that's that ..
The filter measurements: 23 inches wide x 26 inches long. But it is "LOOPED" so double the length and add probably 2 inches to go "OVER" the rollers.
I also have been looking for some "SAME" type material. Maybe I can duplicate them and use that.
I did find out that the model is a Kenmore: 661.623920 and the filter number is: 42-6293 (which is no longer available ((of course))) And the company that made them is no longer in business. Essick Air told me this. However, I continued searching, to no avail!
So my best bet would be to find some material (other than that straw type stuff sold at the hardware stores-which deteriorates pretty fast).
So anyone with any ideas is more than welcome to post and thanks for the help!
 
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