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Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem

Posted By: Keystone Gas Man

Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Mon Sep 22 2014 03:44 PM

Theres been talk before on this but,Just thought it be fun to start a thread on this repainted or cut to reuse signs ..Ive seen wheelbarrows and tables...Post em !! Here is one of mine. Back of sign was painted this.

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Posted By: Mike M.

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Mon Sep 22 2014 06:09 PM

A few in my collection

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Posted By: Mike M.

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Mon Sep 22 2014 06:13 PM

One more

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Posted By: Chevrolet SS

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Mon Sep 22 2014 07:20 PM

Here's one...

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Posted By: richlube

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Mon Sep 22 2014 08:43 PM

that chev sign is awesome with the story.
Posted By: Keystone Gas Man

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Mon Sep 22 2014 11:05 PM

Love that FISK !! And that Ford is awesome...Paint preserved both very well !!
Posted By: 63shelby

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Mon Sep 22 2014 11:13 PM

My sign served three different advertisement purposes ! sorry on my phone, hard to resize photos so I'm posting a previous post.

http://www.oldgas.com/forum/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Main=84971&Number=517926#Post517926
Posted By: Metro69

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Mon Sep 22 2014 11:49 PM

The black you see is spray paint with heavy overspray on top of a painted sign. Nothing I tried would cut through it so I said heck with it and hit it with lacquer thinner. It's almost perfect now without harming the finish.

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Posted By: Scott Baselt

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Tue Sep 23 2014 12:04 AM

Not mine but I saw it for sale on ebay a few years ago.


Posted By: Keystone Gas Man

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Tue Sep 23 2014 12:20 AM

Keep em coming ... Great clean ups on all ... I wonder if the gulftane was used as a mortar or concrete mixing board?
Posted By: keithia

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Tue Sep 23 2014 12:26 AM

Those are great!! Let's see more!!
Posted By: bsplichal95

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Tue Sep 23 2014 03:09 AM

Great idea for a thread.
Posted By: Young's Union

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Tue Sep 23 2014 03:47 AM

Here is my Texaco sign. Sign displays well with my 1917 Ford Model T. J

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Posted By: Metro69

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Tue Sep 23 2014 12:35 PM

I guy that worked at a Gulf bulk plant told me they would use those pump plates for dust pans.
Posted By: Neil Gerrard

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Tue Sep 23 2014 06:40 PM

Here's one I need to get around to stripping

Posted By: moore798

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Tue Sep 23 2014 11:52 PM

6ft.Brilliant Bronze used by a local farmer/rancher for a hay sled to pull behind his tractor.

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Posted By: Keystone Gas Man

Re: Altered or repurposed signs.. Postem if ya gotzem - Wed Sep 24 2014 12:13 AM

That's a shame but cool at same time.
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