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Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture #603734
Mon Mar 16 2015 09:37 PM
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I have this pump and need a cylinder which is a 12 x 27, but also the top does not have the attachment for the dome top in which I got. Would the top fit onto the globe ring? do not have a picture of what this should look like on top with the top on.
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Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Craig Osbeck] #603735
Mon Mar 16 2015 09:43 PM
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Top looks like an upside-down salad bowl. It has three supports that run down to a collar that fits in what looks like the globe ring on the cast top on your pump. Underside of the salad bowl top was painted white for reflection.

Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: petropumps] #603736
Mon Mar 16 2015 09:57 PM
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Plenty of pictures of the 300 on this page of my website:

http://petrolianacollectibles.com/dayton%20300.htm

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Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Jack Sim] #603790
Tue Mar 17 2015 08:41 AM
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Here is the top piece that I have that was there.
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Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Jack Sim] #603791
Tue Mar 17 2015 08:41 AM
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...Craig, I used to have that pump, but sold it a few years ago...here's the only photo I have of that area of the pump...along with petropumps' description, it should give you an idea:



Looking for better Gulf items: signs, globes, cans and paper - especially porcelain Gulf flanges, and Gulf A-38 & A-62 ad glass...
Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: gulfiend!] #603796
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Great, this is what I needed also. Thanks for the help everyone. Now just have to figure out how to get a 12 x 27 cylinder. IS the etchings on this four sides or two? Is there indicators on the inside of some?
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Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Craig Osbeck] #603807
Tue Mar 17 2015 09:08 AM
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...the one I had, had etching on two sides...the 'indicators' were as shown in the photo: unmarked discs...

...FYI - the dome is MUCH larger in diameter than the cylinder...


Looking for better Gulf items: signs, globes, cans and paper - especially porcelain Gulf flanges, and Gulf A-38 & A-62 ad glass...
Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: gulfiend!] #603813
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I have a repro dome and globe holder for it. I just needed to see the pic there to let me know how it attached and what length they might be. Did not understand what the discs were for though.
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Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Craig Osbeck] #603952
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The picture Gulfiend posted is correct. Here is my all original one.

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Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: bsplichal95] #604018
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The domes seem to be at a different height on some of the pumps from the pictures. Braden, yours seems to be lower than Gulfiends. Love the 67 fastback.


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Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Craig Osbeck] #604019
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...I think that's just the angle of the photo - that looks like my pump did...


Looking for better Gulf items: signs, globes, cans and paper - especially porcelain Gulf flanges, and Gulf A-38 & A-62 ad glass...
Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Craig Osbeck] #712706
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Why does the top have the globe mount on the cast top?and then a bonnet covers it, i got the same pump with no bonnet but has a globe mount on it just like what was in the pic why would the do that it seems as it is common for that 300?

Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Craig Osbeck] #712713
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Craig,

Here is a picture of the top of one I sold years ago. This is the only pic I have of the top. It shows the globe mounting ring was attached to the top. It also shows the drilled holes in the top for mounting. It looks like Braden will be able to help you better since he has an original at home , but I thought I’d show you anyway.

From petropumps description it sounds like that is just a collar on the top cast jar lid to bolt the bonnet supports to, even though it looks like a globe mounting ring, it may not be (but I'm not sure).

-Steve

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Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Craig Osbeck] #712749
Sat Jul 07 2018 07:22 PM
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ok here is the jar lid that goes with the big dome bonet.the one you have must be the cheap mod,i have never seen one before. charley

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Re: Dayton 300 visible pump Top picture [Re: Craig Osbeck] #712752
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the elc conduit is on the outside of the glass on the big top, on yours it is on the inside. i also just saw that the jar base is not the same on all of them ,good luck. charley


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