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How to restore an original old gas pump’s finish
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This is a video on how to restore an old original gas pump’s finish and functionality.

Enjoy!

Rob

https://youtu.be/_z6U-6x9ehU


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Gas Pump Rob #744256 Mon Feb 24 2020 09:31 PM
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that looks like work with xlnt results, educational .. ... cool


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Gas Pump Rob #744258 Mon Feb 24 2020 09:45 PM
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Hello Randy,
Thanks for your positive comment! All I can say is this was very enjoyable work! All in all I spent only a few hours and smiled the entire time ! Hopefully I will see you at the new Roy Reeds Location soon!!!!

Rob

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Gas Pump Rob #744271 Tue Feb 25 2020 08:12 AM
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Rob, I very much enjoyed your latest video. It is great to see you bring life back into these old pumps!


Regards, Jim

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and the plastic coin banks both made by AVSCO.
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Rob, Great Video. Jim


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Great video, again. If I had done that to that pump I would have left one side as is so that everyone could see the before and after. Great job. Thanks for posting it. Bob

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Love the video Rob. Great work as always.

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It Turned out looking great , and a lot of fun to watch . Thanks

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Gas Pump Rob #744289 Tue Feb 25 2020 05:54 PM
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Once again, nice video Rob!


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Gas Pump Rob #744311 Tue Feb 25 2020 09:41 PM
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Great video Rob!!


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Gas Pump Rob #744313 Tue Feb 25 2020 10:22 PM
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Thanks for all the nice compliments on my pump and video project! I really did enjoy that project more than any other that I have recently worked on.

Rob

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Nice job Rob, love it!

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Gas Pump Rob #744319 Wed Feb 26 2020 04:50 AM
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Cool video Rob. I love those original patina pumps as well.
-Steve


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Great job Rob! You've inspired me to try that on a Tokheim 850 I have with ugly brown paint over red an yellow peaking thru. Now I just need to find the time.
Tom.


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Thanks guys!

Tom if you try it in your 850 I would love to see before and after pictures please.

Thanks,
Rob

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