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Beam Central Vacuum- Model 199F- Lamb Ametek 116765



Volts – 120
Fan Stages – 3
Air Seal – Yes
Double Insulation – No
Type – Bypass
Discharge – Tangential
Fan Diameter – 5.7 Inches
Epoxy Paint – No
Bearings – Double Ball

SKU: BCV199F Categories: , Brands: .


This genuine Lamb Ametek motor is designed for your Beam Central Vacuum unit model 199F.  This 5.7″, 145 mm, 3 Stage Tangential Bypass Discharge  motor has Lamb Ametek 116765  model number.  Like many other motors, this motor is compatible with the following models:

Aerus E117A Aerus E177A Aerus ECV1590A Aerus ECV1690A
Afuera AirVac AV600 AirVac AV3500 AirVac FX3000
AirVac ZX6000 AstroVac SR-40 AstroVac SR-41 AstroVac SR-40V
AstroVac SR-43 AstroVac SR-82 AstroVac SR-88 Aqua Air 130
Aqua Air 230 Beam 90 Beam 197C Beam 197S
Beam 199C Beam 225A Beam 275A Beam 261
Beam 299A Beam 371 Beam 377 Beam 2100
Beam 2150 Beam 2220 Beam PE371 Centralux 1580
Centralux 1590 -with Flat Bottom Motor Dust Care DCC6 Electrolux 1580
Electrolux 1590 Eureka AAA137 Eureka CV137BF Eureka CV137C
Eureka CV137D Eureka CV137F Eureka CV1601F Eureka CV920A
Eureka CV1601-B Eureka CV1601BF Eureka CV1601D Eureka CV1601G
Eureka CV160H Eureka CV1601K Eureka CV1601L Eureka CV1801A
Eureka CV1801B Eureka CV1801D Eureka CV1801G Eureka CV1801H
Eureka CV3231A Filtex FX800 Hayden 6000 Hoover S5626
Hoover S5629080 Frigidaire FGCV315SQ RhinoVac 399R-L RhinoVac 399R-Booster

Additional information

Weight 10 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 8 × 8 in

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Central Vacuums
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Service, Installation and Repair

We have been repairing vacuums at our retail locations for decades. Plus, we are the authorized warranty station for almost all major brands.There's nothing we can't fix. We also service and install central vacuums in your home. Come to us for your Beam, VacuFlo, NuTone, Hayden and other needs.


Right Type for the Right Job


  • Wider cleaning path
  • Better on carpet
  • More commonly has motorized brushbar
  • Longer power cord
  • With power cord and hose, longer reach
  • In bagged units, often have larger bags
  • Rarely has automatic power cord rewind
  • Harder to get around and under furniture
  • Have to move entire machine on each pass


  • Narrower cleaning path
  • Better on bare floors
  • Frequently have air-driven brushbar
  • Shorter power cord
  • Shorter reach
  • In bagged units, often have smaller bags
  • Often has automatic power cord rewind
  • Easier to get around and under furniture
  • Only have to move hose & nozzle on each pass

What We Do

American Vacuum Company does it all. For over 40 years we have had Kansas City covered. We are expanding west with our retail and service and we are already all over the world through with our Internet presence. Whether you are in Kansas City or Kalamazoo, let American Vacuum take care of your vacuum cleaning needs.
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