Hurricane Ian Almost Destroyed this Vendo 44 When Hurricane Ian hit the west coast of Florida in the fall of 2022, most residents were rightly preoccupied with survival. But after the debris was cleared and the water subsided, it was time to see the damage. This beautiful Vendo 44 was […]
There are some differences between the Canadian Vendo 44 and the USA version of the 44 machines. I have not figured them all out yet, but I thought I would pass some information along today, and show a recent restoration of one we did for a nice customer in Quebec. […]
We have been filming the last 4 weeks We were contacted by Insider, a division of Business Insider Magazine about filming a restoration for a series they are doing on different items people restore. So over the last month, we have been filming the restoration of this Vendo 44 for […]
Can I vend today’s bottles in my Vendo 44? First, some info about the Vendo 44 / VMC 44 The Vendo 44 is one of the more popular models on the market because of it vintage look and small footprint. This Vendo model was originally produced in the mid to […]
Our customer from Alabama shipped this Vendo 110 to us to restore. The story was this was his father's machine, and at some point, his dad removed all the interior parts, bottle stack, shelves, etc, and used the machine to cool meat.
Perhaps one of the most desirable machines today is the VMC 44 and its almost identical sister the Vendo 44. This VMC came to us with the door hanging off and lots of rats nests in the base. Our customer was from NC and this was going to be […]
The story behind the machine We got a email from a customer on Conway SC, who had a Vendo 39 he wanted to get restored. It was in rough shape, and normally we would pass on a machine this damaged. More on that in a minute. He explained to […]
We did this one just before the holiday last month for a local customer and friend of ours. It is a Vendo 56 – complete restoration. New Cooling system. It was a present for this father, who has had the machine for a long time. Before After