Restoring a 1951 Kenwood “Chef” Electric Food Mixer – Part 2

In this part I’ll describe restoring and rebuilding the motor assembly of a Kenwood Chef model  A700-A. See part 1 for a description of removing and disassembling the motor. Motor and Electrical Restoration I probably spent more time on repairing and rebuilding the motor and electrics than anything else – the bit you don’t even really see! … Continue reading Restoring a 1951 Kenwood “Chef” Electric Food Mixer – Part 2

Restoring a 1951 Kenwood “Chef” Electric Food Mixer – Part 1

Part 1: Disassembly Having recently fixed our 1990’s vintage Kenwood Chef mixer, my wife and I were inspired to have a go at restoring an original 1950’s “Chef”. In the process I discovered that there’s not a lot of in-depth or freely available technical information on these machines out there, and so have decided to share details of … Continue reading Restoring a 1951 Kenwood “Chef” Electric Food Mixer – Part 1