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Author Topic: Ideal 55 Resto: Nesbitt’s or Royal Crown??  (Read 103 times)
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« on: September 13, 2023, 08:01:03 pm »

I recently picked up two Ideal slider 55’s: a Nesbitt’s and a Royal Crown. I think between them I have enough good parts to restore one. Once done I plan to sell it. Based on these brands & the re-sale value, which one would you recommend I restore & which one goes to the junk yard??
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« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2023, 03:49:58 pm »

I would keep or restore the Nesbitts. I feel that is the hard of the two to find


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« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2023, 06:51:02 pm »

Keep the Nesbitt’s IMO rarer of the two, although both are very desirable. 

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