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#61

Post by Lovegun » Tue Jul 24, 2007 12:20 pm

This was a great thread! Beauty is in the eye of the beerholder! Here is some off my shelves that are seasoned!
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Post by henry porter » Tue Jul 24, 2007 3:27 pm

blake wrote:I didn't really buy the Viking repo for $76.00. I was trying to see what reaction I could get, but no one bit.

Anyway, I found it ironic that the seller of the repo who stealing other ebayer pictures to make the repro cans has his pictures protected. When you right click on the photo it says 'Images protected by Auctiva. Sign up at http://www.auctiva.com to protect your images'. Give it a try with the link below.

Link to viking auction.
Turn off javascript and you should be able to right-click & save the pics. I use opera, so when I right-click it asks if I want to stop executing scripts on the page. I don't know if firefox has something similar.

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Post by Rand » Tue Jul 24, 2007 3:49 pm

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Post by CMD » Wed Jul 25, 2007 9:40 am

Where would the hobby be if there werent rust collectors? If somehow in the beginning dumping and rusty cans were frown uponned??

pretty boring Id say

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Post by Mike S » Tue Aug 14, 2007 5:45 pm

Went through my old computer the other day and pulled all my old photos from it. I thought i would resurrect this thread with one can that used to grace my shelves.....talk about hard core!

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Post by johnintexas » Tue Aug 14, 2007 6:31 pm

Mike S wrote:Went through my old computer the other day and pulled all my old photos from it. I thought i would resurrect this thread with one can that used to grace my shelves.....talk about hard core!

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Post by Scott Rollert » Thu Aug 16, 2007 8:53 pm

Mike, you are the frontrunner in the "Hall of Shame"! Congrats!!!

You represent the epitome of what the Rusty Bunch is all about. Only a true beer can collector could understand why you kept the can.
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Post by ANGRY GARY » Thu Aug 16, 2007 11:28 pm

mike wins,
game over
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last one out lock the door


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Post by fallscityfreak » Fri Aug 17, 2007 12:09 am

Just when you thought fallscityfreak was a total "shiny can snob" here is my offering for the hall of shame!

I dumped (and I use that term loosely) these cans in Missouri this May on a fishing trip with my Dad. We checked into a local Mom & Pop type motel and I asked the owner if there were any old dumps in the area that were acssable. She clued me in on one that was just up the road. I checked it out briefly on the second day and this was my find. No digging, metal detectors or maps (ya, I know, where's the fun in that) but I didn't have a lot of time. But I know right where the dump is and plan on returning this fall.

I just picked up these cans on sight. Cone tops right on the surface! What lies buried??? From left to right Stag with cap still attached, the low pro is a Goetz Country Club, Schlitz soft top, IGA soda can and the ever present Budweiser flat. The pick a pac soda partial was a schlep-a-long as well.

Will fallscityfreak proudly desplay with the other collection? . . . .NOT! :lol:

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Post by cansnatcher » Fri Aug 17, 2007 12:23 am

Mike, that is one great label. Note I didn't say great can, as that wouldn't be true.......
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Post by Rustmonger » Fri Aug 17, 2007 1:30 am

Mike, is that Apollo one of mine by any chance? I remember giving away a couple and one of 'em crumbled in the mail. Was that you or maybe it was Mike C? Don't remember.

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Post by Mike S » Fri Aug 17, 2007 2:57 am

Dave it sure is. i think it was one of a group of cans that you originally traded for the krueger bock...I do remember when the box came it looked like it was delivered by the usps football team. The rest of the can was just little chips :cry:
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#73

Post by Lovegun » Sat Aug 18, 2007 12:41 pm

Another entry for the hall of shame, I got this speciman thursday from Dayton Digger. He dug this one, along with the one on his shelf in Kentucky. One of those crazy undervalued cans in the book, ($150), I finnally got one on the shelf after 35 years in this hobby.
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At least it stands up now!
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Post by Scott Rollert » Sat Nov 10, 2007 7:02 pm

The newest, latest, greatest can to be enshrined into my Hall, nominated & voted in on Nov. 10, 2007...

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#75

Post by Sven » Sun Apr 13, 2008 3:40 pm

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A POS from Philly. I know its another type of POS as well.

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#76

Post by CMD » Fri Jan 28, 2011 6:16 pm

Bump
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Wanted Frederick's cone ,Balboa IRTP by Southern Finer, Flavor ale by Monarch, Little Imp, gold IRTP Finer Flavor by Southern, Lucky Lager OI Withdrawn free, Leidigs deluxe cone, white/gold Imperial from Maier, Tornbergs WF cone, Golden Pilsener zip, Rainier OD cone,Niborg,Acme 3.2% on side panel, Rio Grande Lager ball knob, Malt Syrup tins or labels,Utah & New Mexico and CA breweriana,Uncle Dan's Root beer signs ,I-7 openers needed....BALBOA,UNION, ROGER WILLIAMS ALE

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Post by canman65 » Sun Feb 27, 2011 2:19 pm

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I hope these are ok?? I love this kind of stuff! Nice cans guy's!
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Post by MikeS29 » Sun Feb 27, 2011 4:27 pm

My links all got broken when I rearranged photobucket :smt014

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Post by Clarkston1 » Wed Mar 05, 2014 10:16 pm

Bump -
A little rusty and burned but the only example I ever dumped. Need to upgrade it someday.
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Post by foreigncanman » Thu May 16, 2019 3:34 pm

Here a few internationals. The Northern is a super common but need to upgrade the zip top. The zenia is missing some of its backside.Tom
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