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#3175812 - 11/02/13 06:30 AM A bit of history - Motor Oil Packaging Design
Alfa_Hadera Offline

Registered: 11/17/10
Posts: 36
Loc: Israel
A link to a Petrolicious article on Motor Oil Packaging featuring some realy admirable designs of old time. Does anyone personaly remember any one of these oils or have actually got to use them? What about the companies? What happened to them?
Alfa 156 Selespeed Twin Spark 2.0
Now: Big ends gone vroom.

#3175837 - 11/02/13 07:28 AM Re: A bit of history - Motor Oil Packaging Design [Re: Alfa_Hadera]
79sunrunner Offline

Registered: 02/26/13
Posts: 427
Loc: Illinois, USA
I like the Pennsylvania oil can all the way at the bottom. Good find Alfa!
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#3175939 - 11/02/13 09:10 AM Re: A bit of history - Motor Oil Packaging Design [Re: 79sunrunner]
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Registered: 08/19/10
Posts: 3471
Loc: Champlain/Hudson Valley
Hello, I LOVE the Panatela can. The design could be used for a perfume bottle. Kira

#3177068 - 11/03/13 10:26 AM Re: A bit of history - Motor Oil Packaging Design [Re: Alfa_Hadera]
OVERKILL Online   content

Registered: 04/28/08
Posts: 33468
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Oh my, I have this in the cupboard at the cottage:

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#3189614 - 11/16/13 04:13 PM Re: A bit of history - Motor Oil Packaging Design [Re: Alfa_Hadera]
RF Overlord Offline

Registered: 11/08/03
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Loc: Cape Cod, MA
This one must have been the "AMSOIL" of its day

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#3219144 - 12/17/13 02:54 AM Re: A bit of history - Motor Oil Packaging Design [Re: RF Overlord]
David1 Offline

Registered: 06/17/13
Posts: 1243
Originally Posted By: RF Overlord
This one must have been the "AMSOIL" of its day

Marvel Mystery Oil has not changed much

Im talking the label

Edited by David1 (12/17/13 02:55 AM)
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