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    Posted 8 years ago

    elliep
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    I am hoping to find somebody that knows the original color that this candy machine was. Someone I know is trying to restore it and we are coming up empty handed

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    Comments

    1. Canadpicker Canadpicker, 8 years ago
      If you wet a cloth with mild soap rub a small spot. You should be able to find a spot that comes up. Or behind a peice of trim.
    2. Manikin Manikin, 8 years ago
      Who is it made by ? I see something wrote on it under mirror . Very neat piece !
    3. aghcollect aghcollect, 8 years ago
      There is a restored version on google search - done in a dark red (maroon) color with gold pinstripe. Also the "Candy" print on the mirror. - You are missing the pull-lever or button panel. - Weren't these originally dip-painted, not spray-painted? Maybe inside still has the original color (or behind the mirror)
    4. Manikin Manikin, 8 years ago
      http://www.americanheritage.us/ProductDetails.aspx?productID=262
      Looks like a Rowe machine . your knobs are missing , But Red is color . This one was restored so not sure if they used color of original one as maroon vs red .
    5. Manikin Manikin, 8 years ago
      lol agh I was typing as you were sorry :-(
    6. Manikin Manikin, 8 years ago
      From what I see of yours it appears to have a red undertone also .
    7. elliep elliep, 8 years ago
      Thanks for all the information guys!! I will relay the message!
    8. BuffaloPresley, 4 years ago
      I have the same machine I have the original color match code if you still need it! Can you please post some more pictures of the outcome of the project?
    9. JaredRolen JaredRolen, 2 years ago
      The vending rack has been removed from the machine is off to the left of the machine . For the person that thought the “knobs “ were missing !
    10. JaredRolen JaredRolen, 6 months ago
      Is this machine for sale email me if so. jaredrolen@gmail.com

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