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Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. #735486
Mon Sep 09 2019 12:50 PM
Mon Sep 09 2019 12:50 PM
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Felton, Pa
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Donaldbell Offline OP
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Father bought this pump many year ago, has been sitting in front my grandfathers house ever since. He recently passed and we are just trying to see what we have.

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Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735498
Mon Sep 09 2019 05:36 PM
Mon Sep 09 2019 05:36 PM
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St. Louis, MO, USA
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Your pump was made by the Aqua. It is probably a Model #ASD, but that should be on the ID tag. It was introduced in 1929, there is no information as to how long the continued to make them.

This sites rules is no questions on values in this section, there is a section for values, just go to the index.

Jack Sim


Author, 1st & 2nd editions of Gas Pump ID book, 3rd edition is now available at www.gaspumpbible.com
Air Meter ID book also available
Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735502
Mon Sep 09 2019 06:29 PM
Mon Sep 09 2019 06:29 PM
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Stella, NC
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You should very proud to own this Aqua clock face pump .Its a awesome piece!!!

Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735503
Mon Sep 09 2019 06:47 PM
Mon Sep 09 2019 06:47 PM
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Portland Oregon
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Great pump and would love to have one as we all would attest to.


Craig
Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735506
Mon Sep 09 2019 07:42 PM
Mon Sep 09 2019 07:42 PM
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USA
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Wow! Nice pump!


Drive with Care and Buy Sinclair!! I buy Sinclair globes, signs, cans, ect.
Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735541
Tue Sep 10 2019 04:43 PM
Tue Sep 10 2019 04:43 PM
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Reedsburg,Wi,USA
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You obviously have something that is sought out and many people want. Proceed with caution so you don’t lose money if you sell!

Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735617
Wed Sep 11 2019 10:13 PM
Wed Sep 11 2019 10:13 PM
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St. Louis, MO, USA
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I didn't want to post a value, again because it was against the rules. I am the author of the Gas Pump Bible book where I have identified over 2500 gas pump with values. I put a value of $3000 on the pump, but this is based on the pump being near 100% complete. No one can really put a value on your pump without a bunch of pictures. A buyer would be asking, is it complete; does it have rust; and the most important thing, where is it? Since you are in Pennsylvania, a person in California might not give you $3000 because of the cost of shipping.
My values are starting points.

I have owned over 200 pumps and the one I always wanted was a Fry. I recently found one in Chicago at a price I could afford, but then I subtracted the cost of the 800 mile trip, removing it from the tank it was attached to, and possibly having to stay over night in a motel. Of course I didn't get it, he sold it to someone who lived in Chicago.

Jack Sim


Author, 1st & 2nd editions of Gas Pump ID book, 3rd edition is now available at www.gaspumpbible.com
Air Meter ID book also available
Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735625
Thu Sep 12 2019 06:19 AM
Thu Sep 12 2019 06:19 AM
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Green Bay, WI
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Welcome to Old Gas If my grandfather had been the owner of such a neat pump, I would put a value on it of, Oh let's say "priceless". First one I have seen of these. Thanks Grandpa.......

Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735807
Sun Sep 15 2019 09:06 PM
Sun Sep 15 2019 09:06 PM
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Hays, Kansas
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Sweet pump!!


Braden Splichal

Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735865
Mon Sep 16 2019 09:46 PM
Mon Sep 16 2019 09:46 PM
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Big Sky Country
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Not sure how Jack came up with 3000 but there
Would be a lineup for them at that price.


Wanted early tin litho signage.
petro, farm, auto, etc.
Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735881
Tue Sep 17 2019 11:14 AM
Tue Sep 17 2019 11:14 AM
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ND
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Good Afternoon,

If you are considering selling the pump, I would personally list it on Ebay. I think that would get you the most money for what you have and I think you would be pleasantly surprised what it would bring. Obviously this was one of your dad's/grandfathers treasures and he must have thought highly of him, so I would keep it to remember him by. Just my humble opinion.

Have a great day!!

TN Volunteer

Re: Need help identifying Gas pump and the value. [Re: Donaldbell] #735898
Tue Sep 17 2019 08:53 PM
Tue Sep 17 2019 08:53 PM
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Lockhart, TX 78644
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The above comment has encouraged me to comment which I usually do not do. I couldn't disagree with TN Volunteer more. I can't stand ebay or any of these internet sites and paying their fees/commissions, etc. If you decide to sell it, educate yourself, think about what price would make you happy, price it and sell it.

IMO, and I am not really a pump guy, but I have been collecting for 30 plus years and have seen a lot of high priced pumps; I would want $10K - $12K CASH or I would just keep it and smile when I walked by it. LOL.

Again, just my opinion. Good luck and that pump is really cool !!


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