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  • Don't Blow Your Fuse

    This is getting nuts just for a tin container with 4 fuses.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Original-ra...19.m1438.l2649

  • #2
    And 12 bids already we must be missing something
    3 ~ Tudor's
    Henry Ford said
    "It's all nuts and bolts"


    Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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    • BILL WILLIAMSON
      BILL WILLIAMSON commented
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      As P. T. Barnum once said---------------!!

  • #3
    How many of you remember the $400.00 ford A key ring?

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    • #4
      the tin blue ford emergency fuse boxes I have seen sell for over $100. recently. about a year ago I bought a lot of 3 for $30. and couple others for less than $30. each, all in excellent condition. not all prices crazy.

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