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by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 18, 2021 3:59 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Thanks for the add - looks like a great group!
Replies: 25
Views: 231

Re: Thanks for the add - looks like a great group!

Welcome aboard from DFW Texas!
by Cajuncook1
Tue Jun 15, 2021 12:53 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 413G / 425
Replies: 4
Views: 113

Re: 413G / 425

Excellent Score for an excellent price!!!
by Cajuncook1
Tue Jun 15, 2021 12:22 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Mil spec question
Replies: 11
Views: 220

Re: Mil spec question

Toby, Thanks used to work on coleman stuff as well as my antique outboard motors took an 9 year break while taking care of my dad forgot to check cap gasket. Pulled one out of my parts box thing runs great by far loudest lantern i own. What kind of antique outboards do you have? I also have collect...
by Cajuncook1
Sat Jun 12, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New friends from my yard sale
Replies: 6
Views: 171

Re: New friends from my yard sale

Good networking! Yes there are still good folks with similar interests about. Around a hundred lamps. Yikes! There's an interesting match if you two share leads on lanterns and lamps... Interesting note... he said “I’m drooling!” When I showed him my PQ with it’s new shades. Turns out he’s NEVER ru...
by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 11, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Something caught my eye on this CL ad photo!
Replies: 13
Views: 369

Re: Something caught my eye on this CL ad photo!

Very very nice! Good score!
by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 11, 2021 7:17 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found a couple lamps
Replies: 11
Views: 164

Re: Found a couple lamps

D421 wrote: Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:58 pm I can’t wait till you polish the nickel Dominic!
I’m curious if the one in the back is dated.
Nice lamps!
I couldn't wait either
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Very nice!!!!! I can't wait for the light up either😊
by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 11, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Roasting Marshmallows with a M1950
Replies: 15
Views: 165

Re: Roasting Marshmallows with a M1950

Nice! I’ve never tried roasting a marshmallow over a stove so I’ll have to give it a go sometime. Tip of the day: cut a slit in the marshmallow, stuff in a Hershey’s Kiss of your preferred flavor and slow roast the marshmallow to a golden brown. The Kiss will soften/melt and pair well with or witho...
by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Happy Birthday.....MURFF!!!
Replies: 35
Views: 214

Re: Happy Birthday.....MURFF!!!

Happy Birthday !

👑 🎂 🍻
by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 11, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Roasting Marshmallows with a M1950
Replies: 15
Views: 165

Re: Roasting Marshmallows with a M1950

I've often wonder if they would have an odd fuel taste to them. Better not show my 8 year old this or well will be buying bags of the a day. Lol I'm using CF, I did not detect any off taste. Next week I will try the Coleman 502. I think it will be a bit easier since I will be able to lower the flam...
by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 11, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Galactic USPS failure
Replies: 15
Views: 292

Re: Galactic USPS failure

I agree, the USPS system is and has been going down hill :( Sorry, to hear your misfortune. When it gets this bad, you have stop being nice! When you talk to someone at USPS, you ask their for their name and supervisor. You keep ringing the bell up the latter until you get results! Things got so bad...
by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman 413C
Replies: 16
Views: 215

Re: Coleman 413C

"The shop had an early production pristine 413E that I passed on for $12." I would not have left that behind either, says the guy with a dozen E's. I may have to go back in a week or so to claim it. I won't have a dozen, but that would make five. Fettle 413E and sell it on the "Bay". Make a bit of ...
by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:26 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Drought?
Replies: 35
Views: 572

Re: Drought?

20210609_084700 (2).jpg20210606_182716 (2).jpg[/attachment]20210608_072927 (2).jpg (2).jpg[/attachment] What make of stove you got there in your second picture? Do fry your trout or butter broil? Cook Quick No.12 Okeeff & Merritt Los Angeles. T. Marsh dates it mid 1920's-early 30's 16x9x4 inches li...
by Cajuncook1
Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Roasting Marshmallows with a M1950
Replies: 15
Views: 165

Roasting Marshmallows with a M1950

Just playing around with my completed mechanical fettle M1950. It would probably be way easier to roast marshmallows with a Coleman 502. Easier to dial down the heat. I had to twirl and adjust the height from the flames to get it about right. Couple of flamers the first go around.... 🤣 What started ...
by Cajuncook1
Thu Jun 10, 2021 8:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Drought?
Replies: 35
Views: 572

Re: Drought?

Welcome, red flag is norm for SoCal. Just got back from 4 days dispersed with hot meals on the edge of golden trout wilderness. Water the lowest ever and very dry meadow in southern eastern sierra's . Still able to C&R these little guys. Sign could change any day, no stoves!. Daryl sunny SoCal 2021...
by Cajuncook1
Thu Jun 10, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Heat plate on a M1950 stove
Replies: 2
Views: 74

Heat plate on a M1950 stove

I'm sure this has been done, but I thought I would ask the forum members' experience with the use of a hot plate on a M1950 stove. I'm referring to using a 530 hot plate to suppress the direct heat of the M1950 for cooking. Like Jim states, the M1950 is born to boil. Has someone used a hot plate on ...
by Cajuncook1
Thu Jun 10, 2021 7:16 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Drought?
Replies: 35
Views: 572

Re: Drought?

Whitegas Extraordinaire wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:45 pm
Tgarner01 wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:41 pm
D421 wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:29 pm I saw two trees fighting over the same dog. Really dry here.
:cf_rollfloorlaugh:
D421 wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:29 pm I saw two trees fighting over the same dog. Really dry here.
ROTFL
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by Cajuncook1
Tue Jun 08, 2021 3:10 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: going to the doctor tommorrow
Replies: 13
Views: 272

Re: going to the doctor tommorrow

Buddy, get to the doctor and get this evaluated. Prolonged gallbladder inflammation or obstruction can become be a very serious problem if not addressed. Ultrasound imaging can easily be done as well as lab work to determine if your gallbladder is the culprit. Most of the time a laparoscopic cholecy...
by Cajuncook1
Tue Jun 08, 2021 2:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 502 - coffee, not today
Replies: 29
Views: 434

Re: 502 - coffee, not today

Went out on the back deck today to try out recently acquired aluminum coffee percolator I bought for camping. Figured my trusty 502 would get it done. Nah. Only had 24 ounces of water in the pot and it still wasn’t perking after 10 minutes. I guess it was close because I moved it right inside to my...
by Cajuncook1
Fri May 28, 2021 1:08 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Using an old Coleman oven
Replies: 26
Views: 609

Re: Using an old Coleman oven

StanDahl wrote: Fri May 28, 2021 12:29 am That's why I have a user oven and a display oven!
I agree 😊
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 27, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found my Dad's camping and beach lantern!
Replies: 21
Views: 327

Re: Found my Dad's camping and beach lantern!

You guys are the best! I am very grateful that dad’s lantern and stove were found.

Thank you for your very kind words, they are appreciated 😊

Cheers,

Cajun
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 27, 2021 3:32 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found this gem today...
Replies: 20
Views: 298

Re: Found this gem today...

Stunning 🤩
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 27, 2021 2:54 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found my Dad's camping and beach lantern!
Replies: 21
Views: 327

Re: Found my Dad's camping and beach lantern!

Tgarner01 wrote: Thu May 27, 2021 1:59 am A great family heirloom!! What's the stove?
I started a new post in Technical Assitance section.

The stove is a propane 2 burner.

Model 201.72108
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by Cajuncook1
Thu May 27, 2021 2:49 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Need some stove advice regarding fuel hose.
Replies: 4
Views: 86

Re: Need some stove advice regarding fuel hose.

I second Jim's advice. I went to a local welding shop, told them what I wanted, and they made me a hose with connections so I could run a 1920's Quick Meal stove from a 20 lb. propane cylinder. The owner actually went to a back bench and in 10 minutes handed it to me. Maybe $25 bucks. +3 They can r...
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 27, 2021 2:18 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Need some stove advice regarding fuel hose.
Replies: 4
Views: 86

Need some stove advice regarding fuel hose.

Was down visiting my mom in Louisiana. My mom found Dad's Sears GPA lantern and Propane stove. Stove is complete and has peeling paint and rust but sound. The copper/brass connections to the two bunsen and burner are fine. What worries me is the rubber hose that connects to the stove and 1lb propane...
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 27, 2021 1:43 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found my Dad's camping and beach lantern!
Replies: 21
Views: 327

Found my Dad's camping and beach lantern!

Visiting my mom back in Louisiana and she told me after cleaning up some in the garage she found the camping and beach lantern and stove. Well the lantern is a Sears. Model 72325-1 Date 05/77 Avocado green Globe is has a frosting. It's the original globe and generator :) Dad used Coleman Fuel. The g...
by Cajuncook1
Tue May 25, 2021 1:46 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Got a Delivery from Mr. Fred Kuntz Today
Replies: 12
Views: 194

Re: Got a Delivery from Mr. Fred Kuntz Today

🥇🥈🥉

Those look great! They can easily take the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals at the county fair!

Thanks for sharing the great pics!
by Cajuncook1
Fri May 21, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Recommendations for Milspec fount touch up paint
Replies: 7
Views: 118

Re: Recommendations for Milspec fount touch up paint

rob_pontius wrote: Thu May 20, 2021 2:18 am With an S.M.P., you would be best off to do a full repaint. The original paint will continue to fall off. You'll keep chasing it forever. Great lanterns though once you figure them out. It's almost like they have individual attitudes.
👍
by Cajuncook1
Fri May 21, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Milspec Light Up this Evening!
Replies: 13
Views: 194

Re: Milspec Light Up this Evening!

LongueCarabine wrote: Thu May 20, 2021 4:19 pm Year and maker?
1985 SMP

I purchased it from a member here on the forum. Camping white noise, when you are not able to pack up and make it out the woods :)
by Cajuncook1
Fri May 21, 2021 2:12 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT - Cutting Cable - but with alternatives. - Updated
Replies: 16
Views: 423

Re: OT - Cutting Cable - but with alternatives.

If someone wants to keep their home phone number and have cellphone as primary for friends and family, then get Magic Jack. It plugs into your router and you pay $39 a year. You plug your existing home phone into the Magic Jack box. I think you pay a one time $20 fee and Magic Jack pulls your existi...
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 20, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Electric F-150
Replies: 56
Views: 693

Flux compacitor that runs off beer and bio garbage is what I am waiting for

A vechile that has a flux compacitor. A Flux compacitor that runs off beer and bio garbage is what I am waiting for... 🤣
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by Cajuncook1
Wed May 19, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Recommendations for Milspec fount touch up paint
Replies: 7
Views: 118

Re: Recommendations for Milspec fount touch up paint

Appreciate the suggestions and paint information.
😎😊👍
by Cajuncook1
Wed May 19, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Recommendations for Milspec fount touch up paint
Replies: 7
Views: 118

Recommendations for Milspec fount touch up paint

Does someone have a tried and true recommendation for color and brand touch up paint for a 1985 SMP Military lantern fount?
by Cajuncook1
Wed May 19, 2021 1:39 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Milspec Light Up this Evening!
Replies: 13
Views: 194

Re: Milspec Light Up this Evening!

Thanks for the compliments guys! It was fun running and enjoying the roar 🦁
by Cajuncook1
Tue May 18, 2021 2:10 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Dodged one tonight!!
Replies: 20
Views: 403

Re: Dodged one tonight!!

Lubbock has been under a tornado warning for a couple hours. A huge wall cloud passed right over head and dropped a couple funnels but fortunately never touched down. Lots of local hail damage though. They just ended the entire warning thank goodness. 51 years ago this month a huge (1 mile+ wide) F...
by Cajuncook1
Tue May 18, 2021 1:43 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Milspec Light Up this Evening!
Replies: 13
Views: 194

Milspec Light Up this Evening!

Thanks to the Da Gas Man, who sold me a reasonably cost Milspec Lantern! I just wiped it down, put fresh CF in the tank, cleaned the generator tip, replaced the gas cap seal, and put a new mantle and off it went! Got it going after a couple of warm up minutes and slowly pressurized it up. First pic ...
by Cajuncook1
Fri May 14, 2021 5:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Recommendations for Mantles for Milspec Lantern
Replies: 7
Views: 98

Re: Recommendations for Mantles for Milspec Lantern

I have a bunch of #21 mantles, but I did not know if a more durable or larger would be better.


It's fun learning :)
by Cajuncook1
Fri May 14, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Recommendations for Mantles for Milspec Lantern
Replies: 7
Views: 98

Recommendations for Mantles for Milspec Lantern

What mantles do well with the Milspec Lanterns?
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 13, 2021 11:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Received my Coleman Light today--no patches
Replies: 57
Views: 1269

Re: Received my Coleman Light today--no patches

I just join the International Coleman Collectors Club 😊
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 13, 2021 11:19 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?
Replies: 22
Views: 216

Re: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?

I will have do a bit of research and find a suitable replacement for the packing. I would like to keep things safe as possible. If anyone has use a replacement packing please let me know. I may start a new thread regarding the packing to make it easier to find and respond. Thanks very very much guys...
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 13, 2021 11:06 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Does kerosene burn longer that RUG or CF?
Replies: 43
Views: 572

Re: Does kerosene burn longer that RUG or CF?

It's been a while. What's the latest on your kero experiment with the 502? Hey Jim, thanks for inquiring. I work in a hospital so we have to sometimes to do on call for support on our "off days". So, if I get a call, I have to drop what I am doing and go to the hospital. Also the weather has been a...
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 13, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?
Replies: 22
Views: 216

Re: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?

Those are really prone to flooding.....which result in fuel leaking down the side. Follow directions, it takes a LOT of pumps and you need to have a flame at the burner the moment you open valve, don't open valve, then strike match. I've got a 576, great units.....I thought mine was crap till I sta...
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 13, 2021 2:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Received my Coleman Light today--no patches
Replies: 57
Views: 1269

Re: Received my Coleman Light today--no patches

Is there a magazine associated with website?
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 13, 2021 1:55 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 200A stuck solid
Replies: 32
Views: 414

Re: 200A stuck solid

Used the fount pump air tube tool to clear the pump’s air tube. Purchase from OCP listing. Worked great, just follow the instructions that come with the tool. My 228 had so much crude in the font and pump chamber it was unbelievable. Spent days cleaning out the tank with vinegar and BBs. The air tub...
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 13, 2021 4:40 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?
Replies: 22
Views: 216

Re: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?

I've experienced that popping at low settings on a 3024 which uses the same style burner design. I found that the steel burner base isn't sitting flat on the piece below it which may mean that something is a little bent. You might inspect that to make sure it's sitting flat during assembly. Also th...
by Cajuncook1
Thu May 13, 2021 12:00 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?
Replies: 22
Views: 216

Re: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?

Northman49 wrote: Wed May 12, 2021 11:55 pm I have the manual. I can e-mail it to you. Let me know.
Please email the manual. Go to the PM bubble and select email instead PM.

Thank you buddy!
by Cajuncook1
Wed May 12, 2021 11:36 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?
Replies: 22
Views: 216

Re: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?

Does this stove have a known issue with small popping burst at the burner base with low flame settings? Does someone have a parts diagram for the Coleman of a 505 or 576 stove or maybe instruction manual? Thanks guys and gals for chiming in! Y’all make this forum great 😊 Edit: PS Wait, there was a p...
by Cajuncook1
Wed May 12, 2021 10:28 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?
Replies: 22
Views: 216

Re: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?

Well, did some cleaning of the generator and put it together. No leaking this time, but if someone has answers to the questions above that would be greatly appreciated. Here are a few flame pics. 1st pic when I first started then it improved after 20 minutes are so. IMG_20210512_172342.jpg IMG_20210...
by Cajuncook1
Wed May 12, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?
Replies: 22
Views: 216

Is this a Canadian made Coleman 505?

I was able to recently purchase this stove. I think it is a Coleman Canadian made 505? I the closest diagram I could find was 505B parts diagram. So, I have this mostly apart to clean an inspect. I tried lighting it after cleaning out the tank. It burned poorly and it seemed to burn rich and fuel po...
by Cajuncook1
Fri May 07, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Round vs Flat Gasket
Replies: 22
Views: 328

Re: Round vs Flat Gasket

Which one is preferable to use? Mike, the host of the website and this forum sells parts and spares for lanterns and stoves at a very very reasonable prices. Old Coleman Parts ( OCP ) Here are the gaskets you need. https://www.oldcolemanparts.com/home.php?cat=22&page=1 Buy spare generator and mantl...