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Selling off some excessive pumps video #741575
Wed Jan 01 2020 10:11 PM
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I decided to let go of a few excess pumps from my collection. I am focusing on collecting deco and clockface pumps from the 30s. Thought a few of you would enjoy my selling experience.

https://youtu.be/7JHXs3MoBXs




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Rob

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Re: Selling off some excessive pumps video [Re: Gas Pump Rob] #741578
Wed Jan 01 2020 11:40 PM
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So Rob I watched the video and noticed the creek has water! That's good. I didn't see burnt vegetation. That's good too. And a lot of the stuff around the sheds was gone as well.
Now we're some of those pumps with guts? Shipping with residual gas gunk would be frowned upon I would think. Or does it matter?

Re: Selling off some excessive pumps video [Re: Gas Pump Rob] #741581
Thu Jan 02 2020 04:28 AM
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Hello Fred,
Yes the creek is flowing beautifully!!!! We have had lots of rain!!!! The vegetation has grown back since the Tomas Fire . I cleaned up around the sheds since you were here. All good news! As far as guts some were heavy and some were not. I don’t think shipping in a container makes a difference guts or no guts . I have shipped complete pumps using North American van lines several times. The guts are not flammable after 30 years or more of sitting. Dick Bennett used a torch to gut back in the day . Also the old varnish does not spill out when moving them .

Thanks for watching my videos,
Rob

Re: Selling off some excessive pumps video [Re: Gas Pump Rob] #741585
Thu Jan 02 2020 07:39 AM
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Thanks for the tour Rob. Although the most of the fun is in the hunt, there is a sense of contentment in the sale. Neil

Re: Selling off some excessive pumps video [Re: Gas Pump Rob] #741615
Thu Jan 02 2020 08:20 PM
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Yes I agree 100 percent Neil !!!!!!

Rob

Re: Selling off some excessive pumps video [Re: Gas Pump Rob] #741628
Fri Jan 03 2020 01:00 PM
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Thanks for the entertainment. A worthwhile 7:42 minutes. Bob

Re: Selling off some excessive pumps video [Re: Gas Pump Rob] #741639
Fri Jan 03 2020 06:03 PM
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Awesome Rob!!

Re: Selling off some excessive pumps video [Re: Gas Pump Rob] #741648
Sat Jan 04 2020 12:17 AM
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Thanks guys!

Re: Selling off some excessive pumps video [Re: Gas Pump Rob] #741725
Sun Jan 05 2020 11:16 AM
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I enjoyed every minute of your video Rob. Thanks.

Re: Selling off some excessive pumps video [Re: Gas Pump Rob] #741734
Sun Jan 05 2020 02:19 PM
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Thank you Greg!

Rob


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