Whether you like Coca-ColaPepsi, Dr. Pepper or Sprite, soda lovers all have a favorite way to drink their favorite fizzy beverages. Some swear by the cold can, others enjoy sipping from glass bottles, and many prefer sipping it through a straw from a fountain machine-made drink.
We Accept: Current Sale:. Reproduction bottle loading instructions and patent notice Restored main door All bottle shelves and cooler box powder coated silver New VMC logo New kick plate and feet We upgraded from the original water release decal to an original porcelain sign from another Dr. Pepper VMC 81 New insulation throughout Original cooling system restored with new wiring harness, fan motors, fan shroud, and thermostat All rust was completely removed and replaced with new sheet metal The floor of the cooler box was replaced with a new stainless steel floor.
Over the past few years the value of these machines has skyrocketed! If you have any questions or wish to place your order, callOR send us an email. Over the last 16 years our restorations have become known worldwide for their quality and real warranties.
It clearly took a bit of legwork, but maybe there are some transferable lessons for parents who want to lay an entrepreneurial foundation. He rented the machine, found a location in a local workshop, and installed it. And then he told me two things.
Nobody knows the true history of the rusting machine, which looks like it was spat straight out of the Seventies, but locals continue to plunk down their change and the machine never seems to run out of stock. Who first installed the outdoor machine, who stocks it, and who collects the money are all a mystery. According to one report, after spending five dollars in change on the mystery button, the machine produced six different brands of soda, none of which had their own button on the machine.
There is a store that carries glass-bottle sodas that will fit in old soda machines. The store has an incredible selection of soda pop, offering varieties of gourmet, nostalgic, imported and unusual non-alcoholic soft drinks in glass bottles. And they ship worldwide.
At ArtFactory. All of our restorations are done to full, working museum quality, and all machines are restored to original, historically correct specifications. Every item we restore is a genuine, original.
We offer restoration services for your vintage soda machine, candy vendor, gas pump or other interesting vintage collectible. Looking for a Vintage Soda Machine for your garage, game room or living room. We stock an inventory of unrestored items or we can source out an item and restore it for you!
The vintage soda-pop dispenser has been spitting out random cans of sugary pop and juices for decades, and no one seems to know who stocks it. While on vacation in Seattle last week, he posed for photos in front of the crusty box before it ate his dollar bill and he scrounged up three quarters to eventually score a Sierra Mist. Broadway Locksmith has been at its current location, E. John St.