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Lube Station Photo ! #79794
Sun Feb 06 2005 01:25 PM
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Is this a beauty or what? Found by Frank Jones here in Calif. Jump in here Frank, let us all know a bit about it!

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Re: Lube Station Photo ! #79795
Sun Feb 06 2005 03:40 PM
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Santa Ynez, CA, USA
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That thing is sweet Don.
Is he going to restore it?


C Cragg
Re: Lube Station Photo ! #79796
Sun Feb 06 2005 08:36 PM
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Left Coast
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That Frank comes up with more cool stuff than anybody I know, well except for maybe Turlock Bob!!!

Re: Lube Station Photo ! #79797
Sun Feb 06 2005 09:46 PM
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Owenton, KY U.S.A.
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I have a dual tank IMPERIAL CAR BAR with 2-60 gallon tanks. This 4 tank unit is model #4389 the ad I have dates it 1929. Looks like the unit shown has 3-30 gallon tanks and 1-40 gallon.
This is only the 2nd one I have seen there is a door that pulls down that seals and locks.It also has a ceramic light fixture under the top that lights up the area and globe.I will post pictures when I get a chance.
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REX LIKES CAR-BARS

Re: Lube Station Photo ! #79798
Sun Feb 06 2005 09:51 PM
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Owenton, KY U.S.A.
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DOES ANYONE KNOW WHAT THE GLOBE (HYP*WER )ON THE CAR BAR READS AND WHAT COMPANY IT IS FROM?
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REX

Re: Lube Station Photo ! #79799
Sun Feb 06 2005 11:02 PM
Sun Feb 06 2005 11:02 PM
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Visalia,Ca
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The HypOwer globe is Hyvis oils, The O in Hypower actually says oil. I'm going to restore it in Hyvis colors


I collect anything Hyvis oils
Re: Lube Station Photo ! #79800
Mon Feb 07 2005 12:39 AM
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BEULAH CO
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A guy hear in town just came up with the same thing actualy it came from canon city CO. He sold it for whatever the book price in Jacks book says. I cant rember 1200 or 1800? It was in a littel better shape still in orrignal phillips paint, but didnt have the killer globe on it. Exelent find!!
Thanks for sharing.
Brandon

Re: Lube Station Photo ! #79801
Mon Feb 07 2005 09:34 AM
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Hey Frank, thanks for sharing this with us all, Great find!

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