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Nail Polish Dryer - Remington Products Australia Pty Ltd, 'Lady Remington', 'Dry "N" Go', China, 1994 Object Reg. No: HT 25017

Summary:
White plastic electric 'Professional Nail Polish Dryer' with original box, instructions, warranty card and list of authorised repair centres, made by Rad Industries Pty Ltd on behalf of Remington Products Australia Pty Ltd, under the 'Lady Remington' product range name.

This model, the 'Dry "N" Go', ND100, was made in China in 1994. The company was no longer making nail dryers in 2010 when the item was acquired by Museum Victoria.

The nail dryer accommodated two hands or two feet at once, and had a ten minute drying cycle. The box stated that it was the 'First nail dryer to really work' and that it had automatic hot and cold cycles, drying 4 coats of polish to a 'lustrous finish in minutes'.
Description:
White plastic nail polish dryer, with white electric cord and plug. The unit has two drying spaces at the front. It comes with the original box, a warranty card, instructions, and a list of repair centres.
Acquisition Information:
Collected & Subsequent Transfer from Peter Pentland - Museum Victoria Scienceworks, 2006
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 80 mm (Height), 285 mm (Width)
Dimension Comment: Nail Dryer

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Tagged with: beauty products, personal grooming, electric appliances, nails
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: PERSONAL GROOMING & HYGIENE
Secondary Classification: Hand & Foot Care
Tertiary Classification: nail care tools
Inscriptions: Nail Dryer- top, printed, black: 'PROFESSIONAL NAIL POLISH DRYER / Lady Remington'
Nail Dryer- top, printed, green: 'DRY 'N' GO'
Nail Dryer- bottom, printed, black: '220/240V-50hz AC only / 500 Watts / Q[/]93203[/]ND100 / Made in China / For Rad Inudstries Pty. Ltd. / N.S.W. Australia, / On behalf of Remington Products / Return to supplier / As listed for repair.'

Nail Dryer - bottom, gold sticker, printed, black: 'MADE IN / CHINA'
Model Name/Number: Dry N Go; ND 100
Manufactured For: Remington Products Australia Pty Ltd, Noble Park, Victoria, Australia, circa 1994

Made in China for Rad Industries Pty Ltd on behalf of Remington Products Australia Pty Ltd.
Manufactured For: Rad Industries Pty Ltd, China, circa 1994

Made in China for Rad Industries Pty Ltd on behalf of Remington Products Australia Pty Ltd.
References: http://www.remington-products.com.au/index.htm accessed 6 August 2010.

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