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Western Auto porcelain sign...large and in charge. Saw one of these on the 'bay yesterday for 10k. Really???

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    Posted 10 years ago

    busjunky
    (9 items)

    It is 28" tall and 15'3" in length. Just out yesterday on a forage and happened across it as a result of another ad. Boy, sometimes dumb luck does happen! Keep searching!

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    1. oilman514 oilman514, 10 years ago
      You can ask whatever you want. The one on ebay has been there forever and will never sell for that price. In the "real world" it's a $500 sign.

      I included a link to one that sold recently.

      http://www.oldgas.com/forum/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=249810
    2. busjunky, 10 years ago
      Yeah, I had to convince my wife that it is not a 10k sign, not even in immaculate, eat-off-of-it condition. I paid a little more for mine, but to me it was worth it and I am not a dealer just a collector. Already have a place for it in the garage :)
    3. ttomtucker ttomtucker, 10 years ago
      Great looking sign, my folks use to own a Western Auto store. I remember this sign and how large it was on their store.
    4. derick varnado, 10 years ago
      Found a part of the sign this weekend.mine just says west and associate store under it.its about 9ftx3ft.anyone know around what year mine is.I've got it listed on the Memphis Craigslist.
    5. softailgarage softailgarage, 10 years ago
      yeah, it's not a $500.00 sign either. In California you could get $2,000.00 easy.
    6. oilman514 oilman514, 10 years ago
      http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&_trksid=p4340.l2557&hash=item3a7260e46d&item=251027055725&nma=true&pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&rt=nc&si=af7bcM1yG4u%252FgO5jooxYWscVK7s%253D&orig_cvip=true&rt=nc

      Well considering this one just sold for $510 i think my price i said was plenty fair.
    7. oktreedude, 4 years ago
      I got one just like it for $1200. 15' 7" x 28' . I see the prices rising on WESTERN AUTO and west coast prices are higher because the store started out west in Arizona I believe. Even those born in the 1970's will remember this store and the market will grow for these. It's a keeper !

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