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repro alemite/lincoln workstation parts #651519
Mon Mar 28 2016 07:15 PM
Mon Mar 28 2016 07:15 PM
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hays, kansas
johnnyreb Offline OP
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Hello guys!

I'm thinking about making replacement parts for the alemite and lincoln engineering workstations or "service merchandisers".
Just wanna know how much demand there would be. The more parts I can sell, the cheaper they will be. Plus, the more resources I will be able to put towards making other parts and maybe parts for the graco/kent moore/natkin/sure benches.
Will be starting with the stainless trim, doors and door badges for the alemites. As some of you may know, a lot of the sheet metal on the alemites were made of aluminum. I will be making all of the sheet metal parts out of steel. If you have an aluminum one and are planning to restore it, you're probably gonna have problems unless it's in excellent shape and even then, you're better off with steel. I've never seen an aluminum alemite that didn't need the doors replaced!
Will also try to produce stainless for lincolns and eventually the "lift-up" center doors for both types of alemites and for the lincolns as well.
If there are any members of this site who can do small batch metal stamping, casting, die casting or roll forming, or any other type of manufacturing that could assist in any way, it would be greatly appreciated please pm me.
Please,please spread the word. I'm not a wealthy man. If i'm gonna do this, i'll need to sell as many parts as i can to pay for all of this! grin

THANKS OLDGASSERS!!!

Last edited by johnnyreb; Mon Mar 28 2016 07:34 PM.
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Re: repro alemite/lincoln workstation parts [Re: johnnyreb] #651539
Mon Mar 28 2016 11:34 PM
Mon Mar 28 2016 11:34 PM
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St. Louis, MO, USA
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If you need any literature on the products made by these companies, I probably have over 60 lbs. of lit. for them and a few other (Gilbarco, Hunter, etc.). Let me know if interested.

Jack Sim


Author, Gas Pump Identfication books 1st & 2nd Editions & Air Meter Identification books
We rebuild ECO air meters and sell parts.
Re: repro alemite/lincoln workstation parts [Re: johnnyreb] #651568
Tue Mar 29 2016 08:44 AM
Tue Mar 29 2016 08:44 AM
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johnnyreb Offline OP
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Hello Jack
I bought a bunch of Lincoln literature from you a few years back. I would love anything you could come up with!

Re: repro alemite/lincoln workstation parts [Re: johnnyreb] #651571
Tue Mar 29 2016 08:54 AM
Tue Mar 29 2016 08:54 AM
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I just heard back from Lincoln engineering. The guy I contacted says that he would authorize the use of the name and logo to make the "badges"! I really didn't expect to get anywhere with that...:)

Re: repro alemite/lincoln workstation parts [Re: johnnyreb] #651639
Tue Mar 29 2016 10:38 PM
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Lincoln offices are less than five minutes from where I live.

Jack Sim


Author, Gas Pump Identfication books 1st & 2nd Editions & Air Meter Identification books
We rebuild ECO air meters and sell parts.
Re: repro alemite/lincoln workstation parts [Re: johnnyreb] #665278
Fri Sep 02 2016 08:29 PM
Fri Sep 02 2016 08:29 PM
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Any idea where I can get an emblem, the stainless just above the emblem and the upright piece that goes on the back of the top of a Lincoln Model 2765 Series D. Kirk T


Kirk T.
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Re: repro alemite/lincoln workstation parts [Re: johnnyreb] #673293
Thu Dec 01 2016 03:06 PM
Thu Dec 01 2016 03:06 PM
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hays, kansas
johnnyreb Offline OP
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i'm not familliar with that model number or what you mean by "upright piece that goes on the back top" i have a few lincoln emblems but have plans for them.

Re: repro alemite/lincoln workstation parts [Re: johnnyreb] #681378
Tue Mar 07 2017 06:11 AM
Tue Mar 07 2017 06:11 AM
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I bought this Lincoln Workstation from a retired Lincoln mechanic, it was removed from the dealership he worked at in Texas. I'll figure out how to post some pics, I'd be interested in any literature if available too.


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Re: repro alemite/lincoln workstation parts [Re: johnnyreb] #682364
Wed Mar 15 2017 09:35 AM
Wed Mar 15 2017 09:35 AM
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These workstations are cool...I would like to find one locally.


Dave GILL,
Dave's Garage & Memorabilia, Inc.

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