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Delf Soda Machine Triple-Selector

November 17th, 2008 · 2 Comments

The Delf Triple-Selector Soda Machine
The Fully-Automatic Delf Triple-Selector Vendor dispensed bottled soft drinks and was capable of vending up to 3 different flavors. This model machine, made in the late 1940’s to early 50’s was touted as being a smaller model, but with a large capacity. It had an overall 121-bottle vending capacity but had [...]

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Tags: Antique Advertising · Drink Dispensers · Soda Vending Machines

Cow Motif Vendo Milk Machine

October 17th, 2008 · 16 Comments

1950’s Vendo Milk Machine
The 1950’s Vendo Milk Machine is very rare and highly sought after by collectors. We were lucky enough to find 4 of these at one time. So instead of restoring them all in the traditional blue they originally came in, we decided to have some fun.

As you can see, this particular [...]

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Tags: Drink Dispensers · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc.

1950’s Cronstroms Cooler

October 8th, 2008 · 8 Comments

Cronstroms Picnic Cooler
Here is a picture of a generic Cronstroms picnic cooler we restored a while back. Picnic coolers are pretty easy to restore, if you find them in decent shape. We painted this one a nice 50’s green and decorated it with original Florida travel decals. Original travel decals are easily available. Do a [...]

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Tags: Picnic Coolers · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc.

Champion Kiddie Ride Restored

September 2nd, 2008 · 20 Comments

“Ride the Champion” — Kiddie Horse Ride
Children’s coin-operated rides first appeared on the scene in the late 1940’s. At that time, cowboys were all the rage, and the most famous of all was Gene Autry. For every child aspiring to be a cowboy, there was the coin-operated ride named after Autry’s horse, “Champion”. We restored [...]

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

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