The Coke machine pictured below is a Vendo 81D.  The photos depict the first stages of the restoration process.  

 

All  vintage soda machines are first completely disassembled, down to every nut and bolt.

 

 

Main door being taken apart

 

No more old - "non-efficient" insulation

Bottle stack and all vending shelves or GONE!

Door liner removed

 

 

 

 

Cooling unit removed - Ready for an overhaul

 

NEXT!!! -Bead blast and powder coat