My second restoration

Posted by: Nigel

My second restoration - Sun Jun 04 2017 03:00 PM

My first restoration was a Fry 117 Mae West. Some of you may recall that it was a project that involved raising the ceiling of my garage. After relocating to Nova Scotia from BC ( career move ) I finally got around to completing my American 2478V. I'm going to submit early progress of the project then re-submit with 4 pics of the final product. I hope you enjoy them.
Posted by: Nigel

My second restoration continued - Sun Jun 04 2017 03:10 PM

This pump was purchased from Florida and as it was stripped down all the part numbers matched but the internal piping other than the electrical conduit and 12/10 pump were missing. For this project I purchased petroleum grade shed-40 brass pipe and then went about collecting period pieces to complete. Just before I go a debt of thanks to Oslo Steve who supplied the one piece globe. So guys, would anyone be able to give me an approx value on this piece? Just curious. Many thanks, Nigel.
Posted by: Nigel

One final photo - Sun Jun 04 2017 03:17 PM

One last pic
Posted by: Nigel

restoration photos - Sun Jun 04 2017 04:04 PM

Never get these photo's right!!! gutted really wanted to share these with you all....
Posted by: Steven C.

Re: My second restoration continued - Sun Jun 04 2017 04:28 PM

Dang it looks amazing!! Wish pics were bigger to really appreciate!!
Posted by: Oldgas

Re: My second restoration continued - Sun Jun 04 2017 06:45 PM

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Posted by: bsplichal95

Re: My second restoration continued - Sun Jun 04 2017 09:08 PM

Looks great!