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by D421
Sun Oct 24, 2021 10:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Today's knife project
Replies: 11
Views: 106

Re: Today's knife project

The sharp finger. Is that the one that was good for large squirrels and small elephants?
by D421
Sun Oct 24, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Boy things are dried up around me.
Replies: 7
Views: 179

Re: Boy things are dried up around me.

There once was a man who cried because he could find no slants, then he met a man who had no lanterns.

I feel your pain I bought two 288's this month.
by D421
Sun Oct 24, 2021 4:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?
Replies: 50
Views: 478

Re: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?

arizonacamper wrote: Sun Oct 24, 2021 3:44 am No that's the worst thing you can do is put a battery cut off switch in. switch everything off and it loses memory and will need to relearn adaptive strategies especially engine and transmission modules.
Shawn
I was thinking that be the case.
by D421
Sun Oct 24, 2021 3:19 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?
Replies: 50
Views: 478

Re: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?

Shawn
Would a battery cut off switch do any good, or do those modules need power?
by D421
Sat Oct 23, 2021 11:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Early Aoi O model QL
Replies: 10
Views: 130

Re: Early Aoi O model QL

Tgarner01 wrote: Sat Oct 23, 2021 11:10 pm Frame, valve wheel, and vent say early, but it looks like a baffle has been added?... Maybe the glass is distrorting the look....
I'm no expert, as I only have a couple. However, I also noticed the baffle that seems to appear later.
by D421
Sat Oct 23, 2021 11:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?
Replies: 50
Views: 478

Re: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?

Hmm, I have resisted saying anything because I know it will jinx me. I have 2001 F250. I'm on my second set of motorcraft batteries. When I replaced the first set the engine cranked slower than normal even with the new batteries. I replaced the battery cables been going strong since. I went with the...
by D421
Sat Oct 23, 2021 3:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New member
Replies: 24
Views: 251

Re: New member

Welcome. Jim's advice is spot on.
by D421
Fri Oct 22, 2021 6:13 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My dad's barn
Replies: 28
Views: 398

Re: My dad's barn

Looks like some neat stuff, I bet you make them shine soon.
by D421
Fri Oct 22, 2021 3:32 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 334 Shade
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: 334 Shade

Nice shade. Thanks for the pictures.
by D421
Fri Oct 22, 2021 12:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Pair of quick lite floor lamps
Replies: 28
Views: 317

Re: Pair of quick lite floor lamps

Ha Toby, I have a piece about 20 inches around here someplace. Been meaning to do something but I can't compete with you big boys and your giraffe lamps.
by D421
Thu Oct 21, 2021 9:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Pair of quick lite floor lamps
Replies: 28
Views: 317

Re: Pair of quick lite floor lamps

Nice. How tall are those things? Dominic I built mine for my father to put in the hunting cabin so I asked him how tall he wanted it... He held his hand up so high and that's what I built it too 😁 tape measure says 60" from the base of the fount to the top of the valve wheel. Your turning store mus...
by D421
Thu Oct 21, 2021 3:42 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Pair of quick lite floor lamps
Replies: 28
Views: 317

Re: Pair of quick lite floor lamps

Nice. How tall are those things? Dominic I built mine for my father to put in the hunting cabin so I asked him how tall he wanted it... He held his hand up so high and that's what I built it too 😁 tape measure says 60" from the base of the fount to the top of the valve wheel. Your turning store mus...
by D421
Thu Oct 21, 2021 2:29 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Pair of quick lite floor lamps
Replies: 28
Views: 317

Re: Pair of quick lite floor lamps

Nice. How tall are those things?
by D421
Thu Oct 21, 2021 1:44 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Whats that?!? There is this wet stuff coming out of the sky!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 289

Re: Whats that?!? There is this wet stuff coming out of the sky!!!

outlawmws wrote: Thu Oct 21, 2021 1:36 am Its been a while, I think it's called, something... starts with an R...

Gimmie a minute here... :?

Umm Errrraaaiinnn? That's it! Rain! :mrgreen:
I was expecting another answer. We have had over 20 inches of snow over the last couple weeks.
by D421
Tue Oct 19, 2021 1:06 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It's a 200A sort of day! Light-up!
Replies: 32
Views: 384

Re: It's a 200A sort of day! Light-up!

Just pump it up real good, set it outside and wait for a pigeon to land on it. Watch which feathers get blown around.
by D421
Mon Oct 18, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT Something's wrong here....
Replies: 30
Views: 611

Re: OT Something's wrong here....

Would be a great Christmas present for a mother in law.
by D421
Mon Oct 18, 2021 12:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT Perfection heater glass globe cleaning?
Replies: 17
Views: 189

Re: OT Perfection heater glass globe cleaning?

I can see why you wanted clean glass. Had to match the rest of the heater.
by D421
Sun Oct 17, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Generator basics
Replies: 4
Views: 141

Re: Generator basics

My opinion the fiber tube is there as both a filler and a filter. They do their job well, but there are many other options I've found that work well. There's two pressures at play when a lantern is in operation. The pressure in the fount and the pressure the vaporizing fuel in the generator crates....
by D421
Sun Oct 17, 2021 5:03 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Generator basics
Replies: 4
Views: 141

Generator basics

I would like to hear from others smarter than I am regarding the function of the cardboard tube in generators. Lets say a 200a. I know it's not really just carboard. My thinking is it is there as an insulator to prevent vaporizing in the lower part of the generator. In my mind this keeps the pressur...
by D421
Sat Oct 16, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Todays CL score
Replies: 31
Views: 511

Re: Todays CL score

Holy cow. And less than 5 minutes driving time per lantern.
by D421
Sat Oct 16, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 200A collars--which is which?
Replies: 4
Views: 84

Re: 200A collars--which is which?

Actually two different pat #s. 200882 and 1873184.
by D421
Sat Oct 16, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 200A collars--which is which?
Replies: 4
Views: 84

Re: 200A collars--which is which?

I've got a 58 that has two patent dates. I'm pretty sure it got the original rest.
by D421
Sat Oct 16, 2021 1:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT broken Browning lives again
Replies: 13
Views: 274

Re: OT broken Browning lives again

Glad you got it fixed. Thats one of the few things that can break in those. Glad to see those old classics stay with friends.
by D421
Fri Oct 15, 2021 11:59 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 200A Rebuild... leak through eccentric block
Replies: 10
Views: 174

Re: 200A Rebuild... leak through eccentric block

Are you doing this test with the generator removed?
by D421
Wed Oct 13, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Please don’t hit the turtles…
Replies: 21
Views: 489

Re: Please don’t hit the turtles…

Time for a turtle decoy full of fence staples.
by D421
Wed Oct 13, 2021 12:06 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Check valve/air stem frustrations
Replies: 9
Views: 154

Re: Check valve/air stem frustrations

I have not tried it but I have thought about this for fixing seats. If someone like Dean could make a hardened steel tool cut to the correct angle and without threads you could use lapping compound to reface the seat.

Just a thought.
by D421
Tue Oct 12, 2021 11:39 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What are you doing today?
Replies: 92
Views: 1203

Re: What are you doing today?

That levergun is a beauty! Great furniture, too! What cal is it? That mag tube looks like a shotgun. Timm Its just a 30 WCF (30-30). Since this gun had no collectors value I decided to build it they way I would have ordered it. Its a saddle ring carbine with a shotgun butt stock as opposed to the c...
by D421
Tue Oct 12, 2021 4:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Fooling around Yosemite
Replies: 22
Views: 316

Re: Fooling around Yosemite

Great place, great lantern, great photo. Have a great time.
by D421
Tue Oct 12, 2021 2:45 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What are you doing today?
Replies: 92
Views: 1203

Re: What are you doing today?

Pancholoco1911 wrote: Tue Oct 12, 2021 2:40 am What rifle Dominic?
It's a winchester 1894 made in 1902. Most of the parts were gone. I rebuilt it a couple years ago.
Image
30WCF
by D421
Tue Oct 12, 2021 2:25 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What are you doing today?
Replies: 92
Views: 1203

Re: What are you doing today?

Went out and got some meat ahead of the snow.

Image
by D421
Mon Oct 11, 2021 3:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 72 year old Ford 8n tractor runs again
Replies: 33
Views: 589

Re: 72 year old Ford 8n tractor runs again

Lee That's a really nice one. I have had several none that nice. Dominic, thank you, guy that restored it supposibly did a good job, not just paint. He says loves working on them very easy to work on. under the seat, ride side, has a lever, is that for different gearing of transmission? I have the ...
by D421
Mon Oct 11, 2021 2:13 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 72 year old Ford 8n tractor runs again
Replies: 33
Views: 589

Re: 72 year old Ford 8n tractor runs again

Lee
That's a really nice one. I have had several none that nice.
by D421
Mon Oct 11, 2021 1:14 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What’s your go-to camping lantern?
Replies: 65
Views: 946

Re: What’s your go-to camping lantern?

I have been using a 242B/200A frank as my go to camping lantern for the last couple years. Fount is a 200A but the valve assembly and uppers are from a 242. I use a reproduction amber globe and it gives a a really nice but not blinding light and I much prefer the larger filler neck on the 200A over...
by D421
Sun Oct 10, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Suitcase Stove in the Dishwasher? Decal survival??
Replies: 21
Views: 363

Re: Suitcase Stove in the Dishwasher? Decal survival??

Man we were one scotch away from real research.
by D421
Sun Oct 10, 2021 2:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well now I have an iron
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Re: Well now I have an iron

bowenstudios wrote: Sun Oct 10, 2021 1:22 am A 609 was the first iron I saw that made me think “I should by a gpa iron”, then they multiplied from there!!! They just have a nicer sleeker design.

It’s also nice to see I’m not the only one that balances things on their vise.
Mike

Kind of like my vice on a vise.
by D421
Sun Oct 10, 2021 1:39 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well now I have an iron
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Re: Well now I have an iron

BSAGuy wrote: Sun Oct 10, 2021 1:17 am Perhaps your wife is just allergic to electric irons. Try this gas onw with her and see what she says.
Not sure if she will use it but she talked me into buying, while the seller explained that it was one of the first steam irons.
by D421
Sun Oct 10, 2021 1:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well now I have an iron
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Re: Well now I have an iron

Tgarner01 wrote: Sun Oct 10, 2021 12:26 am Ahhh... No more wrinkly shirts 😁
And grilled cheese sandwiches.
by D421
Sun Oct 10, 2021 12:30 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Suitcase Stove in the Dishwasher? Decal survival??
Replies: 21
Views: 363

Re: Suitcase Stove in the Dishwasher? Decal survival??

I hate cleaning stoves. Do it tell us how it works.
by D421
Sun Oct 10, 2021 12:23 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well now I have an iron
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Well now I have an iron

I'm not sure why but I bought a 609 iron. I have to keep it out side as I am sure my wife is allergic to all irons. At least I think so as I've never seen her near one. Cleaned it a little and it fired up. Seemed a little hard to light but it may be I need to practice iron lighting. https://i.postim...
by D421
Sat Oct 09, 2021 1:12 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Leaking Pressure!
Replies: 6
Views: 147

Re: Leaking Pressure!

To Dominic, zoomkat, and TwoCanoes; you guys really nailed it! After replacing & testing 3 C/V's in one of my 335's , then doing the same in a totally different 335, - ALL with the same final result; I came to the same conclusion! >> The so-called "Check Valve" is NOT a true Check Valve, unless it ...
by D421
Fri Oct 08, 2021 6:32 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Leaking Pressure!
Replies: 6
Views: 147

Re: Leaking Pressure!

D421 wrote: Fri Oct 08, 2021 6:18 pm The C/V is to hold pressure while pumping. Seldom to they seal compltely. The pump stem it what really seals things. This is my opinion, others will chin in.
Fixed the spelling of stem.
by D421
Fri Oct 08, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Leaking Pressure!
Replies: 6
Views: 147

Re: Leaking Pressure!

The C/V is to hold pressure while pumping. Seldom to they seal compltely. The pump seam it what really seals things. This is my opinion, others will chin in.
by D421
Fri Oct 08, 2021 5:28 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Seems like a FA tube issue Update 10/12/21
Replies: 18
Views: 301

Re: Seems like a FA tube issue

Some people can't get it through their head that there can be a restriction on these metering rod style F/A tubes... There can be just enough clearance between the lower orfice and the metering rod to allow fuel to trickle in while the valve is in the off position to actually fire up on 1/4 turn st...
by D421
Fri Oct 01, 2021 11:07 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: David Bradley multi purpose torch and weed burner 🔥
Replies: 9
Views: 156

Re: David Bradley multi purpose torch and weed burner 🔥

Probably not for sale in California.
by D421
Fri Oct 01, 2021 6:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 794
Views: 9492

Re: Just Because!

Tgarner01 wrote: Fri Sep 24, 2021 5:05 pm Trying out a different light diffuser.

How do you like that diffuser? Pros vs cons. I may have to try one.
by D421
Fri Sep 24, 2021 3:27 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Homemade generator
Replies: 23
Views: 400

Re: Homemade generator

Now you just need to come up with a part number and a web site.
by D421
Thu Sep 23, 2021 3:49 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: High milage mantles
Replies: 14
Views: 278

Re: High milage mantles

It seems to me that the most important thing in making mantles last is to keep the lantern upright in transport. I've hauled lanterns for many a mile of bad roads, driving too fast, and had mantles last for many a trip. Laid on the side? A few miles on paved roads and the mantles are cracked around...