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#292402 - Wed Dec 21 2011 11:00 PM Standard Oil can
ToonMan Offline
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Registered: Sat Jul 02 2011
Loc: Portland, OR
Can anyone tell me more about this can?



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#292405 - Wed Dec 21 2011 11:11 PM Re: Standard Oil can [Re: ToonMan]
hawkike Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Sat Dec 09 2006
Loc: citrus heights ca.95610
Used for bulk oil-5 and 10 gallon cans were used to fill highboys or "lubesters".Probably has or had a metal marker in side the neck to indicate a full measure.

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#292411 - Wed Dec 21 2011 11:25 PM Re: Standard Oil can [Re: hawkike]
Dick Bennett Offline
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Registered: Wed Oct 25 2000
Loc: Santa Paula, Calif
Also used for delivering Fuel Oil [burner/heating] & Kerosene to homes.
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#292414 - Wed Dec 21 2011 11:43 PM Re: Standard Oil can [Re: Dick Bennett]
ToonMan Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Sat Jul 02 2011
Loc: Portland, OR
Thanks Guys!!!!!!!!
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