1940s Vendolator 27 Coca-Cola Coke Machine
Description THIS ITEM IS PICKUP ONLY --- PLEASE READ THE TERMS AT END OF DESCRIPTION CAREFULLY --- PLEASE DO NOT BID IF YOU CANNOT PICK THIS ITEM UP. T ARE 6 COKE VENDING MACHINES AND ONE JUKE BOX CURRENTLY AT AUCTION - BUY THEM ALL AND FILL YOUR TRUCK.
You are bidding on a 1940s Vendolator 27 Coca-Cola Vending Machine.
Also referred to as the âeoeVMC 27 Mailboxâe, this rare and unusual Coke Machine was produced between the years 1948-1951. The Vendolator 27 was extremely popular after the war years in the "Mom and Pop" stores throughout America for supplying cold drinks, as the âeoespaceship likeâe look attracted customers. As the competition increased between soft drink manufacturers, Coke focussed production more toward the higher capacity, larger upright machines to sell more drinks and subsequently the VMC 27 had a very short lifespan...thus this particular machine is very sought after and hard-to-come by.
I purchased this machine from a former Coke executive in Alabama many years ago - he had this machine in his house. To my knowledge, this machine is complete and in working order. I plugged it in for the first time since I have owned it before I posted it on ebay...the compressor kicked right on and the machine seems to cool fine. I stuck a few... read more