Author Topic: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification  (Read 4261 times)

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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #15 on: June 30, 2012, 04:53:09 AM »
Are you speaking of the 'zero' being crooked?   :)
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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #16 on: June 30, 2012, 02:18:16 PM »
Are people paying that kind off money for real 1111480 distributors?

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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #17 on: June 30, 2012, 07:34:29 PM »
The most expensive I saw one go was 900 a few months ago, since then I have seen them 700 a couple of months after that, and then 500.
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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #18 on: July 01, 2012, 06:40:13 PM »
It might mean that all the *real* ones are in use, and people are now 'making them'...?

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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #19 on: July 02, 2012, 01:33:35 AM »
The ones I saw that sold looked legit, the one for 700 was given the ok by jerry.

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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #20 on: July 02, 2012, 02:57:35 PM »
When I bought my car in 1975 it had a 600 Holley and a dual point aftermarket distributor installed on it. Before I left I asked if he had any other parts for the car, I walked out with the original carb and distributor. Guess it never hurts to ask!

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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #21 on: July 03, 2012, 03:31:41 PM »
I see what the concern is on the mark behind/next to the 0, but if you look to the left in the photo you can see the same kind of mark at about the same position.  I wonder if that wasn't part of the machining process and it just happened to end up under the #?  Even Ratpack's distributor seems to have something that looks like a similar type marking. I can't disagree on the zero though.

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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #22 on: July 03, 2012, 03:56:32 PM »
It also looks like a second "2" behind the 2. Like it was double stamped? The "O" definitely looks to be a different font, but don't know if that's OK or not.

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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #23 on: July 05, 2012, 12:30:49 AM »
great pictures guys, another difference is how oval the zero is vs. the other 480 the zero is more round in the stamp. I think we have our answer, i wonder if the King over paid for it or if made it?

I don't believe Chuck restamps anything.  However, he had restamped it, he would be selling as a restamp.

I am still not convinced it is a restamp.  One would have to find another 9 E 12 distributor to compare, preferably a couple.

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Re: 1111480 Distributor Stamp Verification
« Reply #24 on: July 05, 2012, 02:22:55 AM »
Well he doesn't say "genuine not a restamp", like he does in his other auctions, seems fishy to me