The Kirby Dual Sanitronic 50

Manufacturing Date: 1965 – 1967

In 1965, The Kirby Company introduced the Dual Sanitronic 50 vacuum cleaner. The name “Dual” was used to represent the automatic speed selector that was added to the unit. The motor was designed to automatically switch to a higher speed when the hose was attached to provide better cleaning efficiency in the hose mode. This model was manufactured until 1967 when the Dual Sanitronic 80 model was introduced.


Kirby Dual Sanitronic 50 Features

  • Spray gun
  • Toe-touch control
  • Portable tool cabinet
  • Handi-Butler sharpener and polisher
  • And more

Download the Kirby Dual Sanitronic 50 Owner Manual


Frequently Asked Questions

What brush roll does the Kirby Dual Sanitronic 50 use?

The Kirby Dual Sanitronic 50 uses a standard brush roll designed for Kirby systems 513, 514, 515, 516, 517, 518, 519, 562, S7, Dual 50 & Dual 80. 

What Belt Does the Kirby Dual Sanitronic 50 Use?

The Kirby Dual Sanitronic 50 uses a belt specifically used by our earlier models.

Kirby Dual Sanitronic 50 Vacuum.

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