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Info on gilbarco sel a vision #726036
Tue Mar 05 2019 09:33 PM
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Looking for info on what was the original message on gilbarco sel a vision gas pump —


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Re: Info on gilbarco sel a vision [Re: tulareone] #726041
Wed Mar 06 2019 12:49 AM
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A guy I know had this on his, and if I remember correctly, according to him, it was what was originally on the Texaco versions. Again my memory fades me, but I think this was an original stock banner on his.

“You can trust your car to the man who wears the star.”

Hope this helps.

-Steve

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Re: Info on gilbarco sel a vision [Re: tulareone] #726101
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...the ones I've seen had messages where the letters were just closely-spaced holes punched into an opaque 'ribbon'...


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Re: Info on gilbarco sel a vision [Re: gulfiend!] #726107
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That is only way I have seen them as well.


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Re: Info on gilbarco sel a vision [Re: tulareone] #726115
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Here is a picture of an NOS one that was on ebay years ago.

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Re: Info on gilbarco sel a vision [Re: tulareone] #726118
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The original literature I have on them shows the punched tape. I’ve never seen that Texaco pump before and have been in on several discussions on these over the years. It might be a legit variation, who knows?

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Re: Info on gilbarco sel a vision [Re: Rabbitman] #726125
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Originally Posted by Rabbitman
The original literature I have on them shows the punched tape. I’ve never seen that Texaco pump before and have been in on several discussions on these over the years. It might be a legit variation, who knows?


No, I’m sure you guys are right. I’m just going off of my memory, so I’m probably wrong smile

I remember him saying everything on top was original. Maybe he just meant the mechanics.

One of these days I’ll get back out to his place and see if I can confirm.

Thanks for clarifying guys,
Steve


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Re: Info on gilbarco sel a vision [Re: tulareone] #726188
Thu Mar 07 2019 11:39 PM
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Thanks for the input — reason iam asking the person that’s makeing me the ribbon — told me I could put what ever I wanted
I was wanting it to be correct — Ruben


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