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|Comment||this is a great help. This restoration shop is very close to where I live and would be able to transport the Watling there also if necessary. I am very grateful. I haven't contacted them yet but I hope it works out. I do plan to send pics of the 2 larger scales to you also.|
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We can answer almost any question regarding antique scales of any type.
We are dealers in antique coin operated penny scales and parts. We collect antique scales of all types.
Bill has been buying and selling scales and mail order penny scale parts since 1983. Jan started collecting small scales of all types in 1977. Our combined collection of antique scales contains over 2200 scales. We are the authors of the book Scales: A Collector's Guide and The revised & Expanded 2nd Edition of Scales: A Collector's Guide. Jan is the editor of "Equilibrium" the journal of The International Society of Antique Scale Collectors. Our website is www.PennyScale.com
The International Society of Antique Scale Collectors www.isasc.org, Coin Operated Collectors Association
Articles by or about the Bernings have appeared in issues of “Southeastern Antiquing and Collecting Magazine”, “This Old House”, "Reminisce", “Equilibrium” and “Country Living”.
Jan: BS FACS & Art University of Georgia