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#1 wilberj OFFLINE  

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Posted September 27, 2014 - 11:41 AM

Dad just got back with this bolens sign! He found it at the place he droped my car seats off at to get redone.

   Its seen better days but you just dont find these!

 

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Edited by wilberj, September 27, 2014 - 11:42 AM.

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Posted September 27, 2014 - 11:54 AM

Now that is nice!

First time I ever seen one like that besides in dealer brochures!!!!


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Posted September 27, 2014 - 11:58 AM

Nice signs.   They could easily be redone original or with your name on them.   . :thumbs:   Rick


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Posted September 27, 2014 - 12:00 PM

Jerome, That is one very neat Sign. I think the patina really makes it neat !! Great Find. :thumbs: 


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Posted September 27, 2014 - 12:16 PM

Nice find I have one just like it hanging out front on the shop.


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Posted September 27, 2014 - 12:39 PM

Great looking sign!
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Posted September 27, 2014 - 12:55 PM

Thanks guys, I just pluged it in and it works!


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Posted September 27, 2014 - 05:00 PM

Great score :thumbs:  That's one you don't see every day.



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Posted September 27, 2014 - 05:58 PM

Great score!!!! I haven't ever seen that style exactly before!
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Posted September 27, 2014 - 07:17 PM

Awesome, nice find.


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Posted September 27, 2014 - 07:55 PM

Excellent find, Jerome!

 

I know where one is hanging still, alongside a nice Wheelhorse sign, but the owner will not let it go for anything.  I even offered to pay for a new lighted business sign in trade for the pair. 

 

Ben W.


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Posted September 27, 2014 - 08:40 PM

There was one like that at an auction I went to this summer,busted all up,wasn't worth buying,these  old signs are getting hard to find


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Posted September 27, 2014 - 09:11 PM

Sweet! Is that one going up somewhere or getting stored?



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Posted September 27, 2014 - 09:41 PM

Neat find!



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Posted September 28, 2014 - 07:38 AM

Very cool! Im a sucker for dealer signs, especially when they have a name on them and some patina. A NOS sign just doesnt have the same appeal as yours!




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