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#697123 - Sat Oct 21 2017 01:52 PM RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE
hawkike Online   content
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Registered: Sat Dec 09 2006
Loc: citrus heights ca.95610
A friend recently sent this photo of a rare 55 gallon drum that he recently bought..Only one that I have seen.

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#697124 - Sat Oct 21 2017 01:56 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: hawkike]
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Registered: Fri Sep 07 2007
Loc: So. Ca.
that has too be one of the better looking
55 gal drums I've seen .. ... cool
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#697132 - Sat Oct 21 2017 03:05 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: advertologist]
hawkike Online   content
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Registered: Sat Dec 09 2006
Loc: citrus heights ca.95610
40's era Randy?

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#697165 - Sat Oct 21 2017 10:06 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: hawkike]
MATT ALVAREZ Offline
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Registered: Sat Sep 23 2006
Loc: Cameron Park,Ca.
That is a good looking can. I am pretty sure that style pectin was used between 1941 and 1956. 5 gallon and larger cans usually have a date stamped on the bottom.
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#697175 - Sat Oct 21 2017 11:23 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: MATT ALVAREZ]
hawkike Online   content
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Registered: Sat Dec 09 2006
Loc: citrus heights ca.95610
Thanks Matt.
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#697190 - Sun Oct 22 2017 09:50 AM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: hawkike]
Mike M. Offline
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Registered: Tue Jan 31 2012
Loc: Western, WI.
WOW That is sweet !
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#697225 - Sun Oct 22 2017 06:28 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: hawkike]
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Registered: Sun Mar 10 2013
Loc: Northern California
amazing for the age. Nice!


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#697226 - Sun Oct 22 2017 06:49 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: hawkike]
wayno48 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jun 28 2017
Loc: California
I like the detail of snow on the barrel ribs.

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#697274 - Mon Oct 23 2017 10:04 AM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: wayno48]
hawkike Online   content
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Registered: Sat Dec 09 2006
Loc: citrus heights ca.95610
Top of the drum--note an old term,"inflammable mixture"

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#697278 - Mon Oct 23 2017 11:20 AM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: hawkike]
wayno48 Offline
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Registered: Wed Jun 28 2017
Loc: California
What's the odds of the cap with the Shell logo still with the barrel? Great piece.

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#697314 - Mon Oct 23 2017 10:17 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: hawkike]
Jerry Germann Offline
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Registered: Fri May 05 2017
Loc: ND, USA
Very Nice,

Ballpark Value?

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#697315 - Mon Oct 23 2017 11:03 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: Jerry Germann]
hawkike Online   content
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Registered: Sat Dec 09 2006
Loc: citrus heights ca.95610
Randy may know.
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#697317 - Mon Oct 23 2017 11:17 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: hawkike]
advertologist Offline
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Registered: Fri Sep 07 2007
Loc: So. Ca.
Frank, thats a tuff one .. ... cool
due too size & too the right person probably a couple hundred dollars- I'm sure not many of those were ever saved-
we need Matt too chime in as he would be the right person..
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#697318 - Mon Oct 23 2017 11:37 PM Re: RARE 55 GALLON SHELL DRUM ANTIFREEZE [Re: advertologist]
hawkike Online   content
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Registered: Sat Dec 09 2006
Loc: citrus heights ca.95610
Thanks Randy.

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