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by Sierra_Roadrunner
Fri Oct 22, 2021 9:32 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman 201
Replies: 8
Views: 165

Re: Coleman 201

That has definitely been rode hard and put away wet. How and where did you find that relic? It may have seen better days but with that bright glow it promises better nights ahead.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Fri Oct 22, 2021 9:07 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: finished for the day
Replies: 21
Views: 339

Re: finished for the day

That's a real nice Garden Shed you've created Bill. Looks like a late 1800s early 1900s Sawyers Workshop/Cabin in a Logging Camp. Outstanding! It must feel comforting to be surrounded by those walls, the glowing Wickies and tools.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Fri Oct 22, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Whats that?!? There is this wet stuff coming out of the sky!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 290

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

Sadly, here in California we have had non stop fires, some of this still burning since June. They have taken out a lot of homes and business and now have a couple threatening the giant Sequoias in Sequoia National Park. We have had several dry years and moisture is very welcome. Oh man! I hope it r...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Thu Oct 21, 2021 8:26 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sticker shock!
Replies: 19
Views: 452

Re: Sticker shock!

Ouch! Your getting hit with a bunch of whammies all at once Wayne. Guess we'll all feel it in one form or another soon too. As Dean Martin used to sing "Ain't That a Kick in the Head."
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Wed Oct 20, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT 1943 Footlocker Rehab
Replies: 5
Views: 174

Re: OT 1943 Footlocker Rehab

(moved from being wrongly in Classifieds) Found a WWII tray locally in Leavenworth. Also local expert agrees the grey is USN, so that paint remains. There is some old black letters on the original green paint under the grey, but I will resist trying to get a look at it! Will probably use it to stor...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Oct 19, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Old newspaper Coleman advertisement
Replies: 12
Views: 291

Re: Old newspaper Coleman advertisement

Thanks for the stroll down Memory Lane CaptFerd. Good deals on great equipment and toys plus great work on the advertisement mounted on canvas you did.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Oct 19, 2021 9:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: I Present to You, “Gassy Night,” by None Other Than, Vincent Van Glogh
Replies: 19
Views: 368

Re: I Present to You, “Gassy Night,” by None Other Than, Vincent Van Glogh

It's hard to see the ones in the upper left and right corners because of the glare - so are those 500 cp lanterns? You have a very creative imagination Levi - what some may call Artistic License - trying to impress your teacher might earn you points for extra credit than again it could land you in s...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Oct 16, 2021 11:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Yep! It's A Sealed Box! 425E Stove...Today's Find
Replies: 13
Views: 305

Re: Yep! It's A Sealed Box! 425E Stove...Today's Find

Cooler - that is a fresh blast from the past. Even if you paid the sticker price it is a good deal. Box looks in great condition too nice nugget of history you have there.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Wed Oct 13, 2021 7:16 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Fishing Trip over Columbus Day
Replies: 6
Views: 141

Re: Fishing Trip over Columbus Day

Thanks for the comments guys! We almost had the entire property to ourselves. There were some turkey hunters out. We had the entire camping area to ourselves, which was excellent! The vault toilet was pretty clean, which is amazing. This area is a Missouri Department of Conservation area and there ...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Oct 12, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What are you doing today?
Replies: 92
Views: 1203

Re: What are you doing today?

What rifle Dominic? It's a winchester 1894 made in 1902. Most of the parts were gone. I rebuilt it a couple years ago. 30WCF That is one Sweet Long Gun Dominic. Great job on restoring that beautiful classic and getting the Antelope. The sights and saddle ring really set it apart from the more commo...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Oct 12, 2021 9:03 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: lantern ID?
Replies: 15
Views: 269

Re: lantern ID?

Ferroplasm wrote: Tue Oct 12, 2021 4:59 pm Thanks folks! They're asking $15 for the lantern + case. I thought that was an OK deal.
Deals like that don't come along to often. Hopefully it's still available so you can jump on it. That is a great "Package" deal.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Oct 12, 2021 1:41 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What are you doing today?
Replies: 92
Views: 1203

Re: What are you doing today?

Optimus45 wrote: Sun Oct 10, 2021 7:20 pm
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Where were you camped Joe? That almost looks like Herkey Creek up near Idyllwild in the San Jacintos.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Oct 09, 2021 10:32 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: What the heck is in this fount?
Replies: 7
Views: 193

Re: What the heck is in this fount?

Not positive but ......I don't know if Coleman lined or coated the Canadian founts but that's what it looks like it. Could be the liner has been compromised by that old fuel and is starting to separate. If that's what it is I removed the liner in a fount by soaking it in denatured alcohol. It came o...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Oct 05, 2021 6:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 200 Short vent
Replies: 10
Views: 190

Re: 200 Short vent

That's very impressive and colorful Archie. The red paint on that 200B almost looks cherry red or burgundy compared to the other red 200s in your lineup.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Mon Oct 04, 2021 6:20 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 288 heat shield...
Replies: 14
Views: 394

Re: 288 heat shield...

Sounds like things are coming along nicely nymtber - a pic of your 288 sporting the Stansport Amber globe would be nice. Please? I don't know if I'd remove the logo, Like you I'd have to think about that too.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sun Oct 03, 2021 10:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: A reminder
Replies: 10
Views: 265

Re: A reminder

Thanks for the reminder Shawn. I remember when you posted the reminder last year - hard to believe its been a year already.
Excellent advice and much appreciated.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Fri Oct 01, 2021 10:38 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 🔥

Definitely not for the faint of heart. That thing almost looks like the after burner kicking in on a Jet engine! What's the Thrust factor on that Toby?
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Fri Oct 01, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Funnel felt replacement
Replies: 8
Views: 244

Re: Funnel felt replacement

Thanks Dean for the great tutorial and Kevin for the retrieval. So; +1 with Aljo on his great question about home brewed replacement rings. Anybody have any ideas or sources of where to get or how to make replacement rings? Interesting that there are plenty of funnels available but often times they ...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Sep 28, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Coleman Stove Fuel Tank Storage
Replies: 10
Views: 281

Re: Coleman Stove Fuel Tank Storage

You could avoid all the worry by getting a propane adapter for that 426 and skip the Coleman fuel (liquid gas) altogether. The adapters are pretty common and you should be able to find one on Amazon or epray easy enough. Connect one pound bottles to the adapter or get another adapter so you can use ...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Sep 25, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It's not the "Rolling Stone", but Coleman on the Cover!
Replies: 20
Views: 486

Re: It's not the "Rolling Stone", but Coleman on the Cover!

all i need is the Winchester :-) https://i.postimg.cc/xCqpVvXD/2003-brothers-classic-truck-show-47.jpg Rolling down memory lane here with Bill's "The Backwoodsman" magazine cover and Steve's Pickup. Is that a Car Hop Tray on the door Steve? A couple of frosty A&W Root Beer Mugs would go great on th...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Sep 25, 2021 7:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Northern Nova versus HC Lightning Bug
Replies: 11
Views: 239

Re: Northern Nova versus HC Lightning Bug

Both are brilliant but the HC Lightning Bug looks to have a few more Candles to it. Even looking at it in the pic nearly requires welders goggles, not so much on the Northern Nova. Definitely wouldn't want to stare at either one of them for very long without some kind of eye protection.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Thu Sep 23, 2021 7:39 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: fall purchase, 4 pics
Replies: 5
Views: 280

Re: fall purchase, 4 pics

You're very fortunate Steve. Those look to be in great condition and well taken care of. Hard to find them in that condition with the original documents included.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Wed Sep 22, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Proud Air force Dad Here!!
Replies: 16
Views: 270

Re: Proud Air force Dad Here!!

Congratulations Mike to you and your wife and especially your son. He set his goals and and is following his dreams and ambitions now. Those years of being in the JR ROTC while in high school should count for an extra stripe (pay grade) or two for him. Also his ROTC training may earn him a squad lea...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Sep 21, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: CCF Site Update
Replies: 27
Views: 581

Re: CCF Site Update

Thanks to you Murff, all the Mods and Ian too. My hat's off to all of you for the fine job you do for CCF. What a Team!
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Sep 21, 2021 7:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Update on the rebuild of my 220F (11/69)
Replies: 8
Views: 145

Re: Update on the rebuild of my 220F (11/69)

It's always nice to see another Coleman saved from the brink of extinction, particularly when you can get them glowing properly again and looking as great as what you have accomplished with your 220F 11/69 Mark. Congratulations and Well Done!
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Mon Sep 20, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First light up for my 1968 Sears
Replies: 10
Views: 236

Re: First light up for my 1968 Sears

That is a pretty sight, nice glow in the globe it looks beautiful. Speaking of globes; is that one the original for that 1968 Sears or did someone put it on there as a replacement?
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Mon Sep 20, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 3 Whoppers, 3 Cheeseburgers and 3 Small Fries
Replies: 19
Views: 455

Re: 3 Whoppers, 3 Cheeseburgers and 3 Small Fries

I had a great spicy Hot Dog at the New CircleK in Tombstone today. All new rolling cookers and fresh condiments! All for $2.19. That is a great deal Mike- That new Circle K is the closest thing to fast food for miles around. And it sure beats the prices that spicy Hot Dog would have set you back on...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Sep 18, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hunting Prep 2021
Replies: 26
Views: 489

Re: Hunting Prep 2021

Well CA reopened all but 4 or 5 National Forests, so my Annual Hunting trip is definitely on! They even expect RAIN up north this weekend! :D Going for the first week in Oct, (Yeah, CA has weirdly early deer seasons...) so tomorrow I'm unloading the Eagle TT, and restocking a few consumable things,...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Wed Sep 15, 2021 5:33 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Cleaning a F/A tube with metering rod (long winded)
Replies: 38
Views: 797

Re: Cleaning a F/A tube with metering rod (long winded)

Thanks for your simple, easy to understand step by step pictures and instructions Toby . This should help the novice and serve as a refresher for those more advanced that forget procedures as time marches on.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Sep 14, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Does this look painted?
Replies: 15
Views: 321

Re: Does this look painted?

That is a nice job. Could it perhaps be powdered coated?
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Sep 14, 2021 6:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: An Enamel Coffee Mug.
Replies: 33
Views: 668

Re: An Enamel Coffee Mug.

That's a real nice Mug to wrap your paws around Keith! Limited production run? Selected regions? Maybe they only produced so many of those mugs like they did with the 8/95 and 9/97 200B's. Those would go nicely with the Coleman white enamel cups with the stainless steel rim and the stainless steel w...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Sep 11, 2021 12:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT- Only one bite all day
Replies: 14
Views: 256

Re: OT- Only one bite all day

That ain't no fish tale Bob - your picture proves it's a Whopper! Great catch!
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Mon Sep 06, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Back in the Day..with Coleman
Replies: 6
Views: 297

Back in the Day..with Coleman

Maybe I have to much time on my hands and Coleman on the brain but I thought I'd go through my archives of old boxes, files, drawers, shelves and camping gear to see what items I could find to stir up memories of Coleman and related period pieces from back in the day This is some of what I came up w...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Mon Sep 06, 2021 6:17 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found a couple gems cheap
Replies: 16
Views: 417

Re: Found a couple gems cheap

Really nice gems 10gage. And you can enjoy a fresh cup of coffee from that Coleman pot while fettling that Sears.
See you have the one burner ready to go in the back there too. Looks like fun - happy fettling.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Mon Sep 06, 2021 1:48 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Pyrex glass date codes
Replies: 4
Views: 131

Re: Pyrex glass date codes

I have two of them, both from different sources and both not original to the lantern. One on a 2/56 228E the other on a 2/74 220H. Both have the 0694 like what is on your 12/89 DF Mike. I was thinking maybe date code too- but now maybe not so much. Edited: to correct that one is a 2/74 220H, not a 2...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sun Sep 05, 2021 8:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sportsman's Club Swappers Day
Replies: 10
Views: 211

Re: Sportsman's Club Swappers Day

That's a great 200A Burg and great amber globe you walked into David - congratulations on a great score. Your long walk paid off big time. I have the same model Griddle you picked up - Did you get the instruction sheet with yours? I'd be happy to send you a copy if you want. https://i.postimg.cc/JnH...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Fri Sep 03, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Searing a Sirloin with a Sears and Suds.
Replies: 6
Views: 172

Re: Searing a Sirloin with a Sears and Suds.

That's a nice way to kick start the long holiday weekend Bill! Definitely doing it up right with Sears, Steaks & Suds with a Smokey Joe!
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Fri Sep 03, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Black band
Replies: 23
Views: 302

Re: Black band

20 years is never to late for a Coleman. Smiling in all its glory and glowing bright once again. Looks great Shawn.
Them others hanging up back there look good too.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Aug 28, 2021 8:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT; Antique sells for $6.03M
Replies: 14
Views: 353

OT; Antique sells for $6.03M

I don't know if a Coleman product will ever sell for $6.03 million but I suppose anything is possible. An antique that sold for $20.00 new in 1873 fletched that astronomical amount yesterday at Bonhams Auctions in Los Angeles. Of course it had a pretty well known historical link to The Old West. Pat...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Aug 28, 2021 7:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just in time for 242 day! Light-up!
Replies: 16
Views: 183

Re: Just in time for 242 day!

You were in the right place at the right time and a day ahead of time. Way to go - great score Timm!
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Aug 28, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just look in the box, dummy!
Replies: 17
Views: 415

Re: Just look in the box, dummy!

Can't beat the prizes that were in your friends box Timm. Whole bunch better than what someone would find in a box of Cracker Jacks and a way sweeter deal.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sat Aug 28, 2021 12:38 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: God bless the 13 US troops we lost today
Replies: 13
Views: 377

Re: God bless the 13 US troops we lost today

So sad that they gave their lives while protecting and helping others from the very element they were defending them from. God Bless them all. May they all rest in peace.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Fri Aug 27, 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The Ice Cream Truck!
Replies: 34
Views: 547

Re: The Ice Cream Truck!

arizonacamper wrote: Fri Aug 27, 2021 6:17 pm I remember chasing down the ice cream truck as a kid and getting A50/50 bar. does anybody remember those?
Shawn
Yup me too Shawn - it was ALWAYS a 50/50 and sometimes a Sidewalk Sunday on the side to put in the freezer for later.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Wed Aug 25, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Good morning and hello
Replies: 31
Views: 361

Re: Good morning and hello

Welcome to CCF Matt. There are all kinds of great how to trouble shoot lanterns in the Technical Archives so before tearing into your lanterns I highly recommend you look there. Those filler cap gaskets being that old should be replaced as leaking there could be part your problem, and it helps to ha...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Sun Aug 22, 2021 5:49 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Wooden Lantern Box
Replies: 28
Views: 561

Re: Wooden Lantern Box

I've have the wood and other materials on hand for a while but haven't made a cut yet for the same reasons Dave has questions about. So, like Rustytank I'm tuned in also to see what the Coleman Enablers consensus is.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Fri Aug 20, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Confused
Replies: 6
Views: 235

Re: Confused

+1 with Randy. IIRC one of the reasons for the heat shield on those is to protect the plastic eccentric block.
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Thu Aug 19, 2021 5:25 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Any John Wayne fans
Replies: 24
Views: 404

Re: Any John Wayne fans

@Optimus45, Case makes an excellent knife Joe. That John Wayne of yours is a fine example. It really dresses it up with the "Red River D brand" emblem on it. Red River is a great movie. Joanne Dru was in it with the Duke and also co[- starred with him in She Wore a Yellow Ribbon. And she was allergi...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Wed Aug 18, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Any John Wayne fans
Replies: 24
Views: 404

Re: Any John Wayne fans

@Sierra_Roadrunner, Joe I also have a JW pocket knife but I just packed it away last week. I’ll look but I don’t think I have a pic of it. Joe, Please don't go unpacking stuff to find it. If you have a pic of it that would be great so we could see it. Or maybe you can find a pic of it on the intern...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Aug 17, 2021 8:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Any John Wayne fans
Replies: 24
Views: 404

Re: Any John Wayne fans

I'm pretty sure I had that Mod 179 (or its moral equivalent) as a kid. Both my brother and I got then for Xmas!, they were woefully inaccurate, but I did manage to ill a lizard with mine once. Yeah, if I remember right Outlaw; they're a couple inches off even within a few feet. If IIRC mine "pulled...
by Sierra_Roadrunner
Tue Aug 17, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Any John Wayne fans
Replies: 24
Views: 404

Re: Any John Wayne fans

Optimus45 wrote: Tue Aug 17, 2021 8:10 pm Do you want these?
Thanks, but no Joe.
They wouldn't fit my 1894 30-30 and I sure wouldn't pay the price for the rifle they have at Cabala's.
Cheers.....