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The Westinghouse WD-12 Soda Machine

March 23rd, 2009 · 33 Comments

The Westinghouse WD-12 Soda Machine is a dry cooler, meaning it cools without the use of water. It is very similar to the Westinghouse WE-6 except that machine is a wet box, and because of that, held fewer bottles. Also the WD-12 has the addition of stainless steel details. This Coca-Cola soda cooler has a [...]

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Tags: Blogs with Videos · Coca-Cola · Soda Coolers · Uncategorized

Coca-Cola Vendo 81D Soda Machine

March 7th, 2009 · 30 Comments

The Vendo 81D may be one of the most sought-after soda machines, also called “drink boxes”, among collectors. It was introduced in 1955 and was made exclusively for the Coca-Cola Company by Vendo. If you find a similar machine embossed with another soda brand such as Royal Crown, Pepsi or 7-Up, then it is not [...]

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Tags: Blogs with Videos · Coca Cola Vending Machine · Machine Manuals · Soda Vending Machines · The Vendo Company · Vendo

Amusement Park Patton Tank Kiddie Ride

March 3rd, 2009 · 5 Comments

We had restored this piece years ago for a client and it turned out fantastic. So when he offered to trade it back to us for some other items I jumped at the chance and now it sits in the Retroplanet.com world headquarters.

The tank was one of the cars in an amusement park ride [...]

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Tags: Blogs with Videos · Coin Operated Rides · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc. · Unique & Unusual

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