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#693459 - Wed Aug 30 2017 03:16 PM flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign
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Registered: Fri Sep 07 2007
Loc: So. Ca.
do you see the difference in these 2 pump signs?
your 2¢ .. ... cool


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#693460 - Wed Aug 30 2017 03:23 PM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: advertologist]
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Registered: Wed Jun 28 2017
Loc: California
On the top plate the I is centered on the A. Offset on the lower.

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#693463 - Wed Aug 30 2017 03:58 PM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: advertologist]
wayno48 Online   content
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Registered: Wed Jun 28 2017
Loc: California
I can't tell by the photos but the lower doesn't look "square".

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#693465 - Wed Aug 30 2017 05:05 PM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: advertologist]
A P Ogle Offline
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Registered: Thu May 10 2001
Loc: Arlington,TX,USA
Looks like the black Ethyl letters don't quite fit the white outlines on the second pic.

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#693466 - Wed Aug 30 2017 05:17 PM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: advertologist]
wayno48 Online   content
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Registered: Wed Jun 28 2017
Loc: California
Bingo!!

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#693467 - Wed Aug 30 2017 05:41 PM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: wayno48]
petropumps Online   content
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Registered: Sat Aug 07 2004
Loc: Oregon
Thicker white outline on the lower as well.

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#693478 - Wed Aug 30 2017 08:08 PM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: advertologist]
hancock-oil Online   content
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Registered: Thu Nov 27 2008
Loc: San Jose Ca us
I have the lower version which I'm positive is an original!!!


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#693480 - Wed Aug 30 2017 09:22 PM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: hancock-oil]
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Registered: Fri Sep 07 2007
Loc: So. Ca.
mine is the bottom one that matches Jim's,
top one (questionable) just ended on ebay .. ... cool

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-original-FLYING-A-ETHYL-GASOLINE-porcelain-pump-plate/122664998001


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#693494 - Wed Aug 30 2017 11:31 PM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: advertologist]
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Registered: Tue Jan 31 2012
Loc: Western, WI.
I have the bottom one also and it's the real deal!
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#693495 - Wed Aug 30 2017 11:56 PM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: advertologist]
Donald D. Brock Offline
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Registered: Mon May 28 2012
Loc: Washington
I have 2.....Each of which were obtained in the mid-late 1980s. One has the top of the "A" centered under the "I" of "Flying" and the other is offset to the left.

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#693511 - Thu Aug 31 2017 06:52 AM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: advertologist]
hancock-oil Online   content
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Registered: Thu Nov 27 2008
Loc: San Jose Ca us
In thinking both are Good!!! Just 2 different vendors! Jim
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#693532 - Thu Aug 31 2017 10:01 AM Re: flying A ethyl apple green sq pump sign [Re: advertologist]
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Registered: Mon Jan 28 2013
Loc: Peoria, IL
To my knowledge, both are good. I believe I have owned both versions previously


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