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by Tgarner01
Tue Mar 02, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Show Some “Class”ic Smalls On Your Coleman “Anything”
Replies: 14
Views: 136

Re: Show Some “Class”ic Smalls On Your Coleman “Anything”

Coldwaterpaddler wrote: Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:13 pm Toby, is that a 45-70 cartridge?
45-90, I guess when I was cleaning up the 86 Browning I left one behind on the bench. So it was thrown in as a small 😉
by Tgarner01
Tue Mar 02, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Source for 249 Generator?
Replies: 4
Views: 37

Re: Source for 249 Generator?

I would place a WTB in the classifieds. I'm betting someone here has one. Is the generator body messed up? Just the flare? Might be able to save it?
by Tgarner01
Tue Mar 02, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Show Some “Class”ic Smalls On Your Coleman “Anything”
Replies: 14
Views: 136

Re: Show Some “Class”ic Smalls On Your Coleman “Anything”

Just smallish junk laying on the bench... That count?

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by Tgarner01
Tue Mar 02, 2021 1:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Favorite 413 model stove...
Replies: 16
Views: 146

Re: Favorite 413 model stove...

I've yet to find one, but I'm lusting after a 413B... Cast iron or nothing for ole Toby 😉
by Tgarner01
Tue Mar 02, 2021 1:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: August '88 Powerhouse 290A 700
Replies: 2
Views: 51

Re: August '88 Powerhouse 290A 700

Kelly I bet you're Powerhouse fires right up. You'll enjoy it! Good runners 👍
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Single mantle vs double
Replies: 32
Views: 353

Re: Single mantle vs double

Singles are way easier to work on than doubles. If you've got a double and need to tear it down, it's a 2 person job, or you must have a lantern vice. Wondering why they are a 2 person job? I've FFR'd a lot of Coleman double mantles of all models with just a crescent wrench and small bench vise. Ti...
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Single mantle vs double
Replies: 32
Views: 353

Re: Single mantle vs double

Pancholoco1911 wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:42 pm Toby what does “FFR” stands for?
Here you go Poncho.

viewtopic.php?f=7&t=14188
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Single mantle vs double
Replies: 32
Views: 353

Re: Single mantle vs double

Wondering why they are a 2 person job? Getting the tip cleaner out requires the fount to be held stationary somehow...be that with a fount clamp/vise or another person holding it. I can't loosen the tip cleaner and hold the fount at the same time. After that it's a simple matter of clamping the val...
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:25 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Perfect match
Replies: 13
Views: 229

Re: Perfect match

Optimus45 wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:28 pm Interesting stove stand Toby. You using it to preheat the 500? :lol: :lol: :mrgreen:
Keeps you from having to pump up the 500 😉
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My favorite movie detective...
Replies: 21
Views: 253

Re: My favorite movie detective...

Mister_Wilson wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 1:16 pm
arizonacamper wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 4:51 am Mine would be Jesse Stone
Shawn
The Jesse Stone movies are good. My wife likes them too...I wonder why?
John I'm sure she just loves the cute dog 😉
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Single mantle vs double
Replies: 32
Views: 353

Re: Single mantle vs double

Singles are way easier to work on than doubles. If you've got a double and need to tear it down, it's a 2 person job, or you must have a lantern vice. Wondering why they are a 2 person job? I've FFR'd a lot of Coleman double mantles of all models with just a crescent wrench and small bench vise. Ti...
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Last years of Coleman quality?
Replies: 31
Views: 430

Re: Last years of Coleman quality?

So, the verdict is, late '40s through the '80s... :) I'm going to go as far back as 1927... The changeover from fiber to Bakelite valve wheels 😉... Cheapskates... 😁 For lanterns I would say 1950. No more brass founts after that point. Seems the war effort helped them along more than likely. Still a...
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:09 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Sources for Thorium Mantles?
Replies: 10
Views: 198

Re: Sources for Thorium Mantles?

They're sold out of several at the moment...

https://www.justmantles.co.nz/
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: A couple of finds today - Not GPA
Replies: 4
Views: 85

Re: A couple of finds today - Not GPA

Neat little pellet rifle!
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:00 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Picked up a couple of wickies this weekend
Replies: 16
Views: 107

Re: Picked up a couple of wickies this weekend

Jim you have the largest hands I've ever seen!!! 😳
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 1:30 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Tonight’s Light Up!
Replies: 24
Views: 172

Re: Tonight’s Light Up!

Looking good Levi! At least you had a helper to light all those!! How many total?
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Worked on stoves all weekend
Replies: 13
Views: 161

Re: Worked on stoves all weekend

Dang James! Those are cool!! I like me some cast iron!!
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:39 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What's for dinner??
Replies: 18
Views: 165

Re: What's for dinner??

Ridge_Runner wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:17 am Um, cheeseburgers 😬
+1 😁
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:37 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Last years of Coleman quality?
Replies: 31
Views: 430

Re: Last years of Coleman quality?

I prefer cast burners and mixing chambers, so 1949 on single mantles... Not sure about the stoves?...
by Tgarner01
Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:30 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Menards Mica Shade 134
Replies: 30
Views: 363

Re: Menards Mica Shade 134

If you look on the left side of each of those sites , down near the bottom.... it has the shipping measurements. I don't think the cardboard box is all that thick. Well that’s the reason I asked, everyone is calling this a 10” shade but all of the shipping dimensions are under 10” I almost forgot y...
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Darn! 26 New Members Since Friday! Welcome New Members!
Replies: 16
Views: 208

Re: Darn! 26 New Members Since Friday! Welcome New Members!

Hmm... 🤔 The bots are adapting? 🧐😁
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:08 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Stove burner sizes
Replies: 11
Views: 96

Re: Stove burner sizes

Dominic I'm not a suitcase stove expert (on anything for that matter) but I'm thinking those should have a restrictor plate on one of the burners as well? I'm forgetting which side now 🤔 BTW there's still lamps/lanterns out there... I found another good one today 😉 Must be going to pay off with a b...
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:05 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Menards Mica Shade 134
Replies: 30
Views: 363

Re: Menards Mica Shade 134

Greg I'll try to get you some dimensions of the larger one this evening. They're too tall in my opinion for the common lamp burners, but on my Leacock with the HC burner out looks protonate...

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by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:51 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Stove burner sizes
Replies: 11
Views: 96

Re: Stove burner sizes

Dominic I'm not a suitcase stove expert (on anything for that matter) but I'm thinking those should have a restrictor plate on one of the burners as well? I'm forgetting which side now 🤔 BTW there's still lamps/lanterns out there... I found another good one today 😉 Must be going to pay off with a b...
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:28 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Perfect match
Replies: 13
Views: 229

Re: Perfect match

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by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2/48 247 cleaned and ready for test
Replies: 17
Views: 119

Re: 2/48 247 cleaned and ready for test

Looks great Paul! Look forward to seeing it lit up!
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Large Capacity CF Appliances
Replies: 18
Views: 215

Re: Large Capacity CF Appliances

Like Poncho mentioned HGPs are 3 gallon tanks I believe? Not sure how big the hollow wire tanks are...

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by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:58 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Stove burner sizes
Replies: 11
Views: 96

Re: Stove burner sizes

Dominic I'm not a suitcase stove expert (on anything for that matter) but I'm thinking those should have a restrictor plate on one of the burners as well? I'm forgetting which side now 🤔

BTW there's still lamps/lanterns out there... I found another good one today 😉
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 6:08 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Pump tube
Replies: 31
Views: 408

Re: Pump tube

" I can see that the flex hone might take some debris out of the pits, but the leather cup isn't going to seal the pits no matter what the bore is honed with." In the real world, the length of the pump cup skirt is going to seal any reasonable sized blemish in the side of the pump tube. Note that t...
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 6:06 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Please tell me what I have here
Replies: 10
Views: 250

Re: Please tell me what I have here

That is an odd one... What did the 220A Founts look like? I don't know the Canadian stuff very well...
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My girl is growing up!
Replies: 7
Views: 172

Re: My girl is growing up!

Getting big Shawn! Good looking pup 👍
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Menards Mica Shade 134
Replies: 30
Views: 363

Re: Menards Mica Shade 134

mksmth wrote: Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:04 pm Is toby responsible for the menards crew? 🤔
Nope, pretty sure I got the idea from Dominic and Chuck. I did post my 132 on Facebook back towards the end of summer and now they're everywhere over there also. Menards is probably wondering why there's been a run on shades 😁
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Menards Mica Shade 134
Replies: 30
Views: 363

Re: Menards Mica Shade 134

Jeepstircrazy wrote: Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:45 pm Oh, where can I get a Menard's shade?
Well.. Menards of course... 😉

https://www.menards.com/main/lamp-shade ... 592565.htm
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Finished off a couple of projects...
Replies: 12
Views: 140

Re: Finished off a couple of projects...

Very clever Mark! I like both projects. I may make a mesh globe this week :)
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Best Coleman lantern...242, 202, 200A, 220....?
Replies: 29
Views: 267

Re: Best Coleman lantern...242, 202, 200A, 220....?

Paddywonka wrote: Sun Feb 28, 2021 6:57 am Toby, Really like your 252 variant! Never saw a spare gen stowed that way,clever! What are you using for clips?
Those are clips off of a socket rail. 1/4 drive if I remember correctly.
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:37 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 249 first of the 3
Replies: 5
Views: 97

Re: 249 first of the 3

Looking good Shawn!! You're going to enjoy it!! Bright little suckers!! I start my Kero lanterns with fuel cap loose, valve open, pricker down, and preheat going. Once the preheat is nearly done, I tighten the cap and slowly start pumping it up... I like it this way the best. If you're not hot enoug...
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:12 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Can anyone ID these?
Replies: 8
Views: 157

Re: Can anyone ID these?

I'm thinking Nulite?... I would 🤷‍♂️
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:56 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Best Coleman lantern...242, 202, 200A, 220....?
Replies: 29
Views: 267

Re: Best Coleman lantern...242, 202, 200A, 220....?

Straight forward question. If you could only keep one lantern, and you couldn't sell it, which one would you keep for reliability, efficiency, aesthetics, and just plain, "I like it best for what I need it to do." My favorite of course!! https://i.postimg.cc/4dWMmCGR/PXL-20201026-211052067-PORTRAIT...
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Best Coleman lantern...242, 202, 200A, 220....?
Replies: 29
Views: 267

Re: Best Coleman lantern...242, 202, 200A, 220....?

The best ones are the ones you build 😉

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by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:35 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Poultry lantern questions
Replies: 21
Views: 288

Re: Poultry lantern questions

Scott, Larry's link you provided is the most in depth thread I had read on them. I often wondered about the air o collars myself, Altho Coleman used them for other companies as well after the air o had changed to the Quicklite collar.
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:29 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Menards Mica Shade 134
Replies: 30
Views: 363

Re: Menards Mica Shade 134

Looking good William!! Those small Mica shades fit the small fount lamps perfectly in my opinion. Well done 👍
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:19 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Easy Fettle '85 325 Becomes PITA
Replies: 36
Views: 336

Re: Easy Fettle '85 325 Becomes PITA

Looking good Kelly! Those F/A tubes are very picky on their orfice size. Too small and you get not enough fuel and lose air pressure... Too large and you get no air on startup and basically have a Quicklite... I have had good luck with using the prickers to clean them in the past, even a fine pointe...
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:44 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Tonite’s Lanterns
Replies: 8
Views: 122

Re: Tonite’s Lanterns

Couple of late model oddballs John! Nice lightup 👍
by Tgarner01
Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:38 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Repairing Others Items.
Replies: 25
Views: 358

Re: Repairing Others Items.

I've gotten some going for friends in the past, but it was a just get them going kind of thing. I do the FFRs on my projects normally.

So you're putting that new Coleman sign to good use since you're starting up a service center 😉
by Tgarner01
Sat Feb 27, 2021 11:44 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Displaying lanterns
Replies: 29
Views: 455

Re: Displaying lanterns

Most of mine are crammed in this corner. A few lamps and lanterns in the hunting cabin as well... Not much of a display, but many have glassy eyed them, and then look at me with worry in their eyes 😂 https://i.postimg.cc/3J59gTXJ/PXL-20210224-210520529.jpg Toby, We started about the same time and y...
by Tgarner01
Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 457G lives again.
Replies: 13
Views: 118

Re: 457G lives again.

Glad you got it going good Bob!! They're fun ones 👍
by Tgarner01
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Best forum out there
Replies: 11
Views: 135

Re: Best forum out there

I have to say as addicting as collecting GPAs is, it doesn't hold a candle to the camaraderie I seek out here several times a day. We all like to see what everyone is finding and working on, as well as encouraging/enabling along the way. 😉 So... What did everyone find this weekend anyhow?...
by Tgarner01
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:09 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Electronic Ignitions..
Replies: 8
Views: 98

Re: Electronic Ignitions..

campinut wrote: Sat Feb 27, 2021 6:29 pm Geesh, the haters can go blow! campinut
:cf_heeheehee:
by Tgarner01
Sat Feb 27, 2021 3:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Snuck these out of Toby's shed
Replies: 16
Views: 244

Re: Snuck these out of Toby's shed

Well done Mike! They are definitely in better hands now! About time to come grab some more 😉