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#161221 - Sun Nov 22 2009 11:38 AM yardsale find
mike's48 Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Wed Aug 06 2008
Loc: Evington, VA. USA
Hey guys,
Just bought this at the yard sale yesterday. I don't think 5$ was to much laugh
[img=http://img525.imageshack.us/img525/6416/pb210025e.th.jpg]
[img=http://img513.imageshack.us/img513/5236/pb210026.th.jpg]

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#161223 - Sun Nov 22 2009 12:07 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: mike's48]
Bob Richards Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Tue Feb 22 2005
Loc: Longview, WA
This way Doc doesn't have to click another screen to see this can.

Mike, I think you made out "like a bandit". Nice looking can.

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#161225 - Sun Nov 22 2009 12:17 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: Bob Richards]
mike's48 Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Wed Aug 06 2008
Loc: Evington, VA. USA
Thanx Bob!
I'll try to do better next time
HAGD,
mike

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#161246 - Sun Nov 22 2009 03:46 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: mike's48]
THE AMERICAN GARAGE Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Wed Jun 02 2004
Loc: PECONIC BAY, L.I., NY, USA
EMPTY OR FULL?

A FEW WEEKS AGO I GOT THIS ONE...FULL! FOR ABOUT THE SAME PRICE!

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DOC @ THE AMERICAN GARAGE

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#161250 - Sun Nov 22 2009 04:03 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: THE AMERICAN GARAGE]
Dick Bennett Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Wed Oct 25 2000
Loc: Santa Paula, Calif
mike's48 can looks older than Doc's.

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#161257 - Sun Nov 22 2009 05:02 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: Dick Bennett]
VEEDOL_AL1 Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Sun Jun 04 2006
Loc: AURORA COLO-80014
nice can!!!! i like yours a lot MIKE!!! ALAN
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Always looking for::
Veedol-Tydol-Tidex-Cycol-Tycol.

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#161269 - Sun Nov 22 2009 06:32 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: Dick Bennett]
THE AMERICAN GARAGE Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Wed Jun 02 2004
Loc: PECONIC BAY, L.I., NY, USA
Originally Posted By: Dick Bennett
mike's48 can looks older than Doc's.



ANY 5-GALLON INVADER CAN FOR $5 IS A SURE BARGAIN!
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DOC @ THE AMERICAN GARAGE

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#161278 - Sun Nov 22 2009 06:45 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: THE AMERICAN GARAGE]
mike's48 Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Wed Aug 06 2008
Loc: Evington, VA. USA

Thanx guys.
Doc mine was empty.
How do you find out the year of the can?
Here is the back side if it will help.
Mike

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#161285 - Sun Nov 22 2009 07:19 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: mike's48]
MetroPetro Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Fri Mar 25 2005
Loc: North Jersey
Never saw one from Long Island before, always Philly.
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#161292 - Sun Nov 22 2009 07:57 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: MetroPetro]
Vermonter Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Sat Dec 16 2006
Loc: VT
I never see any of this stuff in VT. Must have been picked clean years ago.
John
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#161297 - Sun Nov 22 2009 08:18 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: Vermonter]
KZ1000 Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Sun Oct 21 2007
Loc: Mass
Originally Posted By: Vermonter
I never see any of this stuff in VT. Must have been picked clean years ago.
John

Yea, When I first started collecting I spent all my weekends up there riding the backroads, :), didn't get it all though, Keep looking and advertising, It will show up
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"Remember, history that is forgotten is doomed to repeat itself!"

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#161298 - Sun Nov 22 2009 08:19 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: KZ1000]
gasoildude Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Mon Nov 29 2004
Loc: Oneida IL USA
Good find there smile
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Brad Ralston & my website is
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#161340 - Sun Nov 22 2009 10:52 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: gasoildude]
bruzer75 Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Fri Sep 22 2006
Loc: Grants Pass, OR, USA
Good looking cans.
Mike

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#161352 - Mon Nov 23 2009 03:58 AM Re: yardsale find [Re: bruzer75]
Gaspedler Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Sun Feb 04 2001
Loc: Lebanon, Indiana. USA
Doc;
Remember the question about the dots and the Arrow pointing down on this can?

This can shows how it was used for imprinting the contents.
They got the Detergency (never heard of it being called that before) off center on the stencil.

Chuck

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#162266 - Sat Nov 28 2009 11:06 PM Re: yardsale find [Re: MetroPetro]
John Corsell Offline
Member

Registered: Sat Nov 28 2009
Loc: Tampa, Florida - Originally fr...
Invader Motor oil produced by the plowman company in Garden City LI was not allowed to sell outside of NY and I believe NJ as part of the deal they cut when they purchased the brand. Logos, can design's and the such were the same as the one's produced in PA.

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