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plain but KOOL #326272
Tue May 15 2012 09:20 PM
Tue May 15 2012 09:20 PM
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Cameron Park,Ca.
MATT ALVAREZ Offline OP
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I finally finished this pump after it sat in primer for almost two years. It is kind of plain with out the ad glass, but I have nine of them with the four ad glass so it in nice to have one a little different. Most people like the ad glass version better. What do you think, too plain or cool?





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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: MATT ALVAREZ] #326273
Tue May 15 2012 09:26 PM
Tue May 15 2012 09:26 PM
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Tacoma,Wash. USA
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I like it Matt. Understated and very clean. You have a good eye. Tim


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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: MATT ALVAREZ] #326280
Tue May 15 2012 09:34 PM
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Very nice; I like it because it is different. Also, the unique shape of the Cities Service Globe adds to the overall "Koolness" of the pump and makes up for the "effect" of the ad glass model. Great looking pump.

Last edited by 1937 GMC; Tue May 15 2012 09:35 PM.

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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: 1937 GMC] #326283
Tue May 15 2012 09:39 PM
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San Jose, CA
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There's a lot of beauty in simplicity. I like it. Did you say that you have nine others? Really?

Re: plain but KOOL [Re: Ron Cabanayan] #326288
Tue May 15 2012 09:49 PM
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Looks good.


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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: Dave's Garage] #326295
Tue May 15 2012 10:06 PM
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So. Ca.
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I like it.. cool


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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: advertologist] #326296
Tue May 15 2012 10:19 PM
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Looks like a hot nurse ready to perform a spectacular physical!!! Nice job! Can't go wrong with cities service!

Re: plain but KOOL [Re: Notchcad] #326304
Tue May 15 2012 11:57 PM
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Berea, KY
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Nice!


Thanks,
Nick

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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: Notchcad] #326305
Wed May 16 2012 02:53 AM
Wed May 16 2012 02:53 AM
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Cleveland,Ohio U.S.A.
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Originally Posted By: notchcad
Looks like a hot nurse ready to perform a spectacular physical!!! Nice job! Can't go wrong with cities service!


????Really?O.K.,,,??lol
The pump is kind of cool Matt

Last edited by JimT; Wed May 16 2012 02:54 AM.
Re: plain but KOOL [Re: JimT] #326310
Wed May 16 2012 04:39 AM
Wed May 16 2012 04:39 AM
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Looks great Matt! Clean...............


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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: LOWright] #326312
Wed May 16 2012 04:58 AM
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San Jose Ca us
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Matt
I like it!!! Jim


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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: hancock-oil] #326319
Wed May 16 2012 06:02 AM
Wed May 16 2012 06:02 AM
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Placerville,CA
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Hey Matt, After seeing the pump in person very understated; absolutely beautiful restoration!!!


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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: Big Block Cat] #326322
Wed May 16 2012 06:43 AM
Wed May 16 2012 06:43 AM
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Devils Lake, ND---USA
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C'mon Matt! Ya gotta love it done in Cities Service!
I think everyones comments really describe how good it looks! The lack of ad glass is a refreshing change and really gives it a pleasing appearance! Glad you chose Cities Service!


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Re: plain but KOOL [Re: K W FRITH] #326328
Wed May 16 2012 07:02 AM
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Texas
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It's just plain cool! Nice job

Re: plain but KOOL [Re: signgod2112] #326333
Wed May 16 2012 07:34 AM
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I like different, makes it even more kool! Awesome job!

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