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Tokheim 350-P Twin Gas Pump

February 2nd, 2010 · 11 Comments

This is a gas pump that we restored at Vintage Vending years ago. It is a twin pump model called the Tokheim 350-P. Manufactured from 1956 to 1960, this pump was made by the Tokheim Corporation of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. There is a large “face” on each side, allowing gas to be pumped from both [...]

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Tags: Gas & Oil Companies · Gas Pumps & Station Items · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc. · Unique & Unusual

The Ford Eco Air Meter Model 93 Tire Pump

August 3rd, 2009 · 8 Comments

The Ford Eco Air Meter Model 93 Tire Pump
We restored this Model 93 Eco air meter using a Ford theme, utilizing Ford graphics and colors. It is the same model air pump mentioned in our earlier blog featuring an air meter with Texaco graphics. This is an example of a great piece of roadside Americana [...]

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Tags: Gas Pumps & Station Items · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc.

Gulf Fuel Oils Advertising Display

June 19th, 2009 · 7 Comments

Here are some photos of a great Gulf Oil display we once owned. We really did not do much to it as far as restoration goes besides giving it a good cleaning. This is an unusual piece and I would guess it could have been found in the corporate offices of a refinery or maybe [...]

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Tags: Antique Advertising · Gulf

Coca-Cola Double-Sided Tire Rack

May 22nd, 2009 · No Comments

This is a 1960 Coca-Cola tire rack and 2-sided metal sign combination. Never missing an opportunity to advertise, this clever solution was designed for filling stations that also sold Coca-Cola. It was made of tin with a carry handle on top. It’s a very clever design solution since the inclusion of the tire will also [...]

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Tags: Antique Advertising · Coca-Cola Advertising · Gas Pumps & Station Items

Wayne 100 Swing-Arm Gas Pump

April 6th, 2009 · 10 Comments

Another of the vintage gas pumps restored at Vintage Vending is a 1941 Wayne 100. It is a swing-arm style gas pump, designed so gas could be pumped from either side of the island. The hose was positioned on a reel inside the pump so the excess would retract when not in use. The glass [...]

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Tags: Gas Pumps & Station Items · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc.

Wayne 501 Island Oil Can Display

April 2nd, 2009 · 1 Comment

The 1955 Wayne 501 Island Display was designed to sit on the filling station island, making products available for purchase right at the pump. This unit was intended to be placed alongside the Wayne 500 series pumps. There wasn’t a pump on this unit; it was designed purely to encourage sales. Beginning in the early [...]

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Tags: Gas Pumps & Station Items · Mobil Oil Corporation · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc.

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