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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #60 on: June 16, 2018, 10:23:54 PM »
Nice lighted Bridgestone sign on on-line VA. auction. No shipping though, has to be picked up in person..... bummer!  :(

https://hashauctions.hibid.com/catalog/134774/june--21-2018-ashburn/?q=bridgestone
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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #61 on: June 19, 2018, 11:44:50 AM »
Yeah too bad on the shipping. That would look great in my garage. Hopefully someone "local" will pick it up.


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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #62 on: June 21, 2018, 11:07:08 PM »
Someone got it for $39.

I guarantee you had they offered shipping, that would have been a higher amount!
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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #63 on: June 22, 2018, 06:50:59 AM »
              They stole it, let's see if it pops up on Ebay at a vastly inflated price
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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #64 on: June 22, 2018, 01:22:33 PM »
 I know that sign is close to the correct time period as the bikes but was it used actually by dealerships to sell motorcycles?

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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #65 on: June 22, 2018, 01:44:14 PM »
Nope, it was a "Tire" sign, but it's possible one would have seen it in a shop that sold both the bikes & tires.

Below is the sign I'd like to get my hands on....
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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #66 on: June 22, 2018, 01:54:01 PM »
Wow now that is a sign!  popcorn I never had seen a lighted motorcycle specific bridgestone sign before. I guess I thought the dealerships only used steel signs. I happened to pick up a modern Bridgestone sign the other day, simply to hang over my bike in our barn even though it's not period correct ::) 

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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #67 on: June 22, 2018, 02:06:43 PM »
Here's a vintage "homemade" lighted sign on eBay that some dealer fashioned back in the day.... (at least I think it's homemade.  :o )

https://www.ebay.com/itm/BRIDGESTONE-VINTAGE-MOTORCYCLE-SALES-AND-SERVICE-SIGN/123161808754?hash=item1cad040f72:g:0EcAAOSwvjBbDbW4
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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #68 on: June 25, 2018, 08:06:02 PM »
For all our friends & members in South Africa.....

https://thebikeshow.co.za/list-simon-fouries-classic-bikes/
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Re: Estate Auctions
« Reply #69 on: June 26, 2018, 07:53:10 PM »
              They stole it, let's see if it pops up on Ebay at a vastly inflated price

This isn't the same sign Brian, but the price is definitely inflated! 

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Bridgestone-Tires-Lighted-Double-Sided-Sign/302770818244?hash=item467e8c0cc4:g:8XcAAOSw-tFbIbKB
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