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by Vintageish
Sun Jan 29, 2023 7:51 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT- Dating a Swiss Army blanket
Replies: 5
Views: 112

Re: OT- Dating a Swiss Army blanket

For tags marked KMV:
I'll let a thread elsewhere explain it. (Post #6 if you're in hurry.)
https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/theswis ... t3481.html
by Vintageish
Sun Jan 29, 2023 7:44 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT- Dating a Swiss Army blanket
Replies: 5
Views: 112

Re: OT- Dating a Swiss Army blanket

Well , it's an early one if not a replica! If you're troubled by that statement I'll take it off your hands for $20.00. (Kidding.) Being in Michigan also and a fan of sixteen hundreds on up outdoor history , I've been a fan of wool blankets for a while. Here's some hints on your serial # tag.. If ac...
by Vintageish
Sun Jan 29, 2023 7:06 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) chess table finished
Replies: 18
Views: 174

Re: (OT) chess table finished

Blue ribbon!
by Vintageish
Sun Jan 29, 2023 5:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Newbie Fears Addiction, Has No Space
Replies: 27
Views: 269

Re: Newbie Fears Addiction, Has No Space

Cabin fever gets worse in winter as the walls close in. Critical mass in G.P.A.'s is often dependent on the spouse. Or landlord. Or both. Has there been any attempt at intervention yet? That can factor in making additions to a collection. There is some consolation in reaching critical mass. Time to ...
by Vintageish
Sun Jan 29, 2023 4:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Security 220 Lantern
Replies: 13
Views: 241

Re: Security 220 Lantern

Roulette anyone?
by Vintageish
Fri Jan 27, 2023 4:43 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) The weekend and Unicorn Spit
Replies: 6
Views: 148

Re: (OT) The weekend and Unicorn Spit

Wood sure looks like one of your mediums/ great skills and having a hand for.

Hickory stained greenish is giving me a vision of sassafras for some reason.
But I'm no wood craftsman!
by Vintageish
Thu Jan 26, 2023 6:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How did y’all’s moms cook?
Replies: 28
Views: 405

Re: How did y’all’s moms cook?

Mom sure spent a lot of hours in the kitchen. Noodles ,breads ,dumplings ect. from scratch. She went "out" to a restaurant for Mothers day. Maybe two or three other days a year. Us kids went less. Freezer had beef and pork and chickens at times from friends or acquaintances that raised them. I'm sti...
by Vintageish
Thu Jan 26, 2023 6:06 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 100% virgin wool blankets for camping?
Replies: 23
Views: 424

Re: 100% virgin wool blankets for camping?

Caddilac safari type camping , better options exist for insulation below a fart sack. I'm a wool blanket fan , but have only used on for a under bag insulation rarely. (On a cot , with newspapers too!) If roughing it , your blanket would need a good airing/drying daily. It's moisture out of the grou...
by Vintageish
Wed Jan 25, 2023 3:42 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Flipper from cast iron pan
Replies: 16
Views: 267

Re: Flipper from cast iron pan

Well done.

I can envision that being used here for quesadillas instead of the bacon press.
And for lifting meatloaf or whole chickens without bending a spatula.
by Vintageish
Sat Jan 21, 2023 9:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: CQ light up!
Replies: 30
Views: 215

Re: CQ light up!

Nice!
Congrats and well done.
by Vintageish
Thu Jan 19, 2023 11:58 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Old topic. Maple syrup
Replies: 15
Views: 278

Re: Old topic. Maple syrup

Tapping will make more sense before buds open....As that's when it ends. Temp swings prior years trend freezing to just above throughout day/night cycles for best flows on East sides.. That's all I have to offer as to when. Half tempted to try a couple taps in the yard as a couple maples look big en...
by Vintageish
Wed Jan 18, 2023 3:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Winter is keeping me down.
Replies: 13
Views: 316

Re: Winter is keeping me down.

Better weather finds scattered about after being brought home allow me wintertime work if desired.
Some rough ones on reserve. (Ya that's it , they're just on reserve , not being avoided because I find other things to do. l.o.l.)
by Vintageish
Tue Jan 17, 2023 3:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: i need to get this off my chest
Replies: 12
Views: 548

Re: i need to get this off my chest

Knock the loose stuff off and rub some oil on the remains.
by Vintageish
Tue Jan 17, 2023 4:10 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First camping trip!
Replies: 23
Views: 355

Re: First camping trip!

Great pics / subjects!
by Vintageish
Mon Jan 16, 2023 5:29 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: pretty expensive little blue lantern
Replies: 19
Views: 575

Re: pretty expensive little blue lantern

It is near certain that after a purchase like that I'd drop that puppy on concrete.

Congrats seller and buyer.
by Vintageish
Mon Jan 16, 2023 5:25 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Kinda on topic, living in a van down by the river
Replies: 35
Views: 929

Re: Kinda on topic, living in a van down by the river

Thoreau was quite a character , and I don't as with most folks agree with all his perspectives and opoinion. One passage does come to mind at times when I consider another move and look around at the debris of being stationary a long time. [ When I have met an immigrant tottering under a bundle whic...
by Vintageish
Tue Jan 10, 2023 7:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: ARRRGGHHHH!
Replies: 21
Views: 429

Re: ARRRGGHHHH!

Bugler might be warming up for taps on that one.
by Vintageish
Tue Jan 10, 2023 7:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Drought over
Replies: 11
Views: 255

Re: Drought over

Patience and serendipity sometimes collide !
by Vintageish
Tue Jan 10, 2023 7:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Xmas gift from a friend
Replies: 36
Views: 429

Re: Xmas gift from a friend

Karma-Light!

Congrats.
by Vintageish
Tue Jan 10, 2023 7:19 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Strike while the iron is hot!
Replies: 13
Views: 462

Re: Strike while the iron is hot!

Miss my 68 Mascot I restored and an ex ended up with... I have not tried it but a body shop owner suggested toilet bowl clear on running rust stains on a painted vehicle. A cautious test area on your trailer might be worth the experimenting. @jeepstircrazy Wayne, if you don't have a supplier of par...
by Vintageish
Tue Jan 10, 2023 7:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Strike while the iron is hot!
Replies: 13
Views: 462

Re: Strike while the iron is hot!

outlawmws wrote: Mon Jan 09, 2023 3:37 am If you use toilet bowel cleaner for rust stains, be sure to rinse very well as it will continue to eat metal, and usually paint...
Important to note. Thanks.
by Vintageish
Mon Jan 09, 2023 2:46 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Strike while the iron is hot!
Replies: 13
Views: 462

Re: Strike while the iron is hot!

Miss my 68 Mascot I restored and an ex ended up with...

I have not tried it but a body shop owner suggested toilet bowl clear on running rust stains on a painted vehicle.
A cautious test area on your trailer might be worth the experimenting.
by Vintageish
Sun Jan 08, 2023 8:03 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cold Weather Gear
Replies: 33
Views: 522

Re: Cold Weather Gear

My enthusiasm about Carhartt's faded with greater offshore production. Did wear them a lot of years in industry. And nabbed a stretchy hat at a yard sale. I like wool for cold weather. Pea coats years ago. Wool shirts still. Walked home with a wool blanket for a cloak in an ice storm after spinning ...
by Vintageish
Sun Jan 08, 2023 7:16 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New Pup!
Replies: 24
Views: 326

Re: New Pup!

Hi Maggie!


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by Vintageish
Sat Jan 07, 2023 12:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The Lady from Pasadena and the Rooster. ~~ Humor
Replies: 12
Views: 360

Re: The Lady from Pasadena and the Rooster. ~~ Humor

Sid , your Ma needs you to make parole!
by Vintageish
Sat Jan 07, 2023 12:48 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Can't save em all
Replies: 20
Views: 342

Re: Can't save em all

That'n there's a loaner fount now...
by Vintageish
Tue Jan 03, 2023 12:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT funny but not political thread
Replies: 890
Views: 32157

Re: OT funny but not political thread

https://tinyurl.com/37y7s9hk Stab one of the three? Well you could line the apples up and cut a third off of each with one slice but your math checks out. I'll not argue with you over fruit lol :D Ooops. We should have voted first probably. Or drew straws. That way someone could have made a run for...
by Vintageish
Mon Jan 02, 2023 6:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT funny but not political thread
Replies: 890
Views: 32157

Re: OT funny but not political thread

Rustytank wrote: Mon Jan 02, 2023 8:56 am Image
Stab one of the three?
by Vintageish
Thu Dec 29, 2022 5:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT funny but not political thread
Replies: 890
Views: 32157

Re: OT funny but not political thread

WYSIWYG wrote: Thu Dec 22, 2022 3:43 am
Rustytank wrote: Wed Dec 21, 2022 7:00 pm Image
Which one !! There are lots of things wrong in that pic.
She's not using a heat sink. Yeah , that's it!
by Vintageish
Tue Dec 27, 2022 9:00 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Crown vs. Coleman fuel
Replies: 231
Views: 6525

Re: Crown vs. Coleman fuel

Cans were beat up on my last rare Walmart visit. Or I'd as usual have nabbed more Crown just because I was there. Yes I should order online for pick up. But what if the cans are banged up as is not uncommon? Maybe I'm too picky? L.o.l.. If you ever see how Wally ships their GM trucks, you will be a...
by Vintageish
Tue Dec 27, 2022 7:16 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Crown vs. Coleman fuel
Replies: 231
Views: 6525

Re: Crown vs. Coleman fuel

Hi. At our Walmart, Crown is much less expensive. Is there any real difference? Thanks. Nothing is good without a good demonstration. Burn some and see how it performs for you. Yes they are different. I don't notice a difference in performance. No , I don't huff fumes out of cans trying to find dif...
by Vintageish
Tue Dec 27, 2022 6:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Advice on FROZEN pipes ?
Replies: 14
Views: 374

Re: Advice on FROZEN pipes ?

Force thawing using heat on a section vs all plumbing at once (as you're doing all at once in the crawlspace) ...Always work at the outlet end at like a faucet first. Midspan risks creating a burst. Giving pressure from heat expansion (and or thawed ice water) a place to go beats building it midspan...
by Vintageish
Tue Dec 27, 2022 6:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Murff's Meager Collection
Replies: 34
Views: 648

Re: Murff's Meager Collection

Egads Murff!

We seem to have different definitions of meager...
L.o.l..

Nice.
by Vintageish
Tue Dec 27, 2022 6:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 100th lantern
Replies: 20
Views: 543

Re: 100th lantern

Congrats!
by Vintageish
Sat Dec 24, 2022 7:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Safety Check In for members experiencing Arctic Blast Conditions
Replies: 66
Views: 994

Re: Safety Check In for members experiencing Arctic Blast Conditions

keeping an eye on the oldest or most medically challenged dogs it about the only concern here. There's nine dogs so the sliding door we let them in and out can get icy and freeze shut some times from being opened and closed so much.. I go out with most of them and can carry them back to the door if ...
by Vintageish
Sat Dec 24, 2022 7:13 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Merry Chirstmas to the CCF Members
Replies: 30
Views: 333

Re: Merry Chirstmas to the CCF Members

Seasons Greetings all!
by Vintageish
Fri Dec 23, 2022 4:15 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OCP Update and a Thank you!
Replies: 32
Views: 544

Re: OCP Update and a Thank you!

Season's Greetings!

Thanks for holding up the parts side of things.
by Vintageish
Tue Dec 20, 2022 6:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Do you believe?
Replies: 32
Views: 664

Re: Do you believe?

For some , God is where you meet him.
by Vintageish
Sun Dec 04, 2022 5:18 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: South Texas lantern hunting
Replies: 26
Views: 488

Re: South Texas lantern hunting

Sounds like you had good luck lantern hunting. How did you do on the other hunt? LOL almost forgot about that! 10 hunters in camp and we all killed bucks except one guy and he was too picky. The deer population down there has took a MASSIVE hit and we only saw maybe 30% of the deer we normally see....
by Vintageish
Sat Dec 03, 2022 7:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Mule deer
Replies: 20
Views: 527

Re: Mule deer

Congrats to your friend!
by Vintageish
Mon Nov 07, 2022 4:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Mea culpa…..😬
Replies: 1
Views: 164

Re: Mea culpa…..😬

It's starting to develop that shabby chic look!
As bonus you can see the mantle at work , and direct the strongest light through the missing shade portion as if using a reflector. . l.o.l..

(Ouch!)
by Vintageish
Wed Oct 26, 2022 3:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT funny: How do you like your coffee?
Replies: 22
Views: 326

Re: OT funny: How do you like your coffee?

Coffee please!
Just hand it here.
by Vintageish
Tue Oct 25, 2022 12:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Taking some time off starting Thanksgiving
Replies: 26
Views: 482

Re: Taking some time off starting Thanksgiving

Go!

Happy Holidays to ya!
by Vintageish
Tue Oct 25, 2022 12:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New job.
Replies: 23
Views: 369

Re: New job.

Onward!
(Upward too!)
by Vintageish
Thu Oct 20, 2022 3:58 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The MEGA LAMPTERN project
Replies: 29
Views: 696

Re: The MEGA LAMPTERN project

Heck ,a grate above a drip tray above the vent , you could just about cook your steaks on top of the light!

Quite the interesting project.
by Vintageish
Sat Oct 15, 2022 3:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Friends in all the right places….
Replies: 10
Views: 248

Re: Friends in all the right places….

That went well!

Congrats.
by Vintageish
Sun Oct 02, 2022 3:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: From rags to somewhat cleaner rags...lol
Replies: 16
Views: 320

Re: From rags to somewhat cleaner rags...lol

Maybe it's from only affording beater cars as a youth. Get a lantern running and keep it running ; and all's well in my little world! I do shoot to keep rust and corrosion in check. But a lanterns honest earned work cloths it comes with is enough for cosmetics for me. No offence if someone else like...
by Vintageish
Sun Oct 02, 2022 3:47 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Today’s dumb deed
Replies: 29
Views: 571

Re: Today’s dumb deed

Ow.

Let that be a bitter lesson about trimming hedges!
No offense to those who have them.
But I have a tractor for removing them.

( Note , I'm done wearing any bandages after the last "must do regardless" project, Things have healed enough since. L.o.l..)
by Vintageish
Wed Sep 28, 2022 4:02 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) Article about my aunt lost as a 4 year old
Replies: 11
Views: 371

Re: (OT) Article about my aunt lost as a 4 year old

Yessir!
At the end o day , anyone's baby is our baby. And all should be "home" if we can help it be so.

Great recounting.
by Vintageish
Sun Sep 25, 2022 6:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: In defense of common lanterns
Replies: 18
Views: 487

Re: In defense of common lanterns

A proven workhorse for work?
I've no qualms about that.
More so if it isn't the most expensive horse or prettiest horse that can be owned.

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