TITLE

Electric finishing press lets customers do it themselves

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
American Coin-Op (Crain Communications Inc. (MI));Nov2003, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The all-purpose electric utility press model 42COU from Forenta USA is now available with a coin box, allowing laundry customers to press their own garments. The press is designed for amateur operators or for public use, with a snubber-controlled head motion to prevent slamming. The press features an electrically heated head and buck, with no boiler required. It has adjustable head pressure and a closing mechanism that is simple to use, with perfect head balance.
ACCESSION #
11459636

 

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