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by Seansmithwfd
Wed Feb 01, 2023 1:22 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Re: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever

Bump change the listing somewhat to looking for the geared cleaning lever or possibly a model 100 valve assembly
by Seansmithwfd
Mon Jan 30, 2023 11:09 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Model 16 radiant heater grates
Replies: 9
Views: 180

Re: Model 16 radiant heater grates

I have found that the hard to find items show up when you least expect them to or have for me atleast. Watch gas under pressure channel on you tube. That is Michael down toward Houston. I believe he rebuilt one. He and I actually have talked about those heaters as well. I believe his didn’t have the...
by Seansmithwfd
Mon Jan 30, 2023 4:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Got a lttle camping in this past weekend
Replies: 14
Views: 191

Re: Got a lttle camping in this past weekend

We used to hit the state parks when in our twenties and do that kind of camping. Texas has a ton of them and all are wonderful
by Seansmithwfd
Mon Jan 30, 2023 2:28 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Got a lttle camping in this past weekend
Replies: 14
Views: 191

Re: Got a lttle camping in this past weekend

How cool is that. The wife and I have already been talking about camping. Think the first primitive camping will be sometime in March. Will do a ten mile hike in to a pot on lake Texoma and camp overnight the hike back out the next day. Already starting our hiking training for our dolomite trip in S...
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Jan 29, 2023 1:34 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Model 16 radiant heater grates
Replies: 9
Views: 180

Re: Model 16 radiant heater grates

I opened this question and immediately recognized those two heaters. I have been watching them as well over the last two weeks or so. He just dropped the price a couple of days ago. They have been tempting. The price is getting better. You may be able to offer him a deal on the pair. Then start look...
by Seansmithwfd
Sat Jan 28, 2023 7:56 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Re: Wtb agm 3705 valve assembly

Duane thanks for responding on that.
by Seansmithwfd
Thu Jan 26, 2023 11:00 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Re: Wtb agm 3705 valve assembly

I told myself I would only buy unusual this year.
by Seansmithwfd
Thu Jan 26, 2023 10:17 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Re: Wtb agm 3705 valve assembly

So all the agms have the geared cleaning lever set up?
by Seansmithwfd
Thu Jan 26, 2023 8:16 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Re: Wtb agm 3705 valve assembly

Which other models use the same cleaning lever setup?
by Seansmithwfd
Thu Jan 26, 2023 4:21 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Re: Wtb agm 3705 valve assembly

It looked good and was the right price but when I tore it down I found that the cleaning lever had the gear broken off and missing.
by Seansmithwfd
Thu Jan 26, 2023 4:20 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Re: Wtb agm 3705 valve assembly

Here is the only pic of mine at the moment
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by Seansmithwfd
Wed Jan 25, 2023 11:24 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Re: Wtb agm 3705 valve assembly

Again appreciate it. I am fixing to go in to work in a few. The lantern is out in the shop in pieces. Will get some photos on as soon as I can. That’s has always been my problem about buying parts lanterns. Satisfying to make them not parts lanterns. I have four lanterns that are definitely parts du...
by Seansmithwfd
Wed Jan 25, 2023 3:54 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Re: Wtb agm 3705 valve assembly

I know very little about the agm’s. This one has the slightly down canted valve. I will start looking on that site. Thanks.
by Seansmithwfd
Wed Jan 25, 2023 12:00 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever
Replies: 18
Views: 236

Wtb agm 3705 gear cleaning lever

Changed the title. Looking for the cleaning lever that has the gear on the end (or atleast I assume it does as the generator is geared) The generator cleaning lever is broken on mine. One of the members here mentioned a model 100 possibly would work as well. Thanks.
by Seansmithwfd
Tue Jan 24, 2023 4:03 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Lantern id please
Replies: 14
Views: 246

Re: Lantern id please

Thanks for the interesting info gents. This one is at local auction. Will watch it and if I am happy with the price I will experience the joy and or heart ache of it. This was just a happenchance to come across. Actually first saw a Coleman 9g stove that perked my interest. No not a stovie. Ha… they...
by Seansmithwfd
Tue Jan 24, 2023 1:41 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Lantern id please
Replies: 14
Views: 246

Re: Lantern id please

Ah perfect thanks.
by Seansmithwfd
Tue Jan 24, 2023 1:36 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Lantern id please
Replies: 14
Views: 246

Lantern id please

I assume it is a Prentiss waber but that is as far as I have gotten. Square knob. Round fill cap. Pump in side of fount. Ideas on model and year. Thanks.
Sorry had to pull photo. Realized the auction site was at the top.
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by Seansmithwfd
Mon Jan 23, 2023 9:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: WW2 field kitchen video
Replies: 11
Views: 176

Re: WW2 field kitchen video

Thank you. That was extremely interesting
by Seansmithwfd
Sat Jan 21, 2023 7:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Show me your shades
Replies: 46
Views: 639

Re: Show me your shades

Dang I am jealous!! I just have a handful of creepy lamps….
by Seansmithwfd
Mon Jan 16, 2023 3:15 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Bb shake
Replies: 13
Views: 311

Re: Bb shake

I get enough of a workout with the honey do chores on the ranch. I do like the idea of the nuts as pictured.
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Jan 15, 2023 8:30 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Bb shake
Replies: 13
Views: 311

Re: Bb shake

Cool appreciate it guys.
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Jan 15, 2023 2:19 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Bb shake
Replies: 13
Views: 311

Re: Bb shake

Reason I asked is that collar is 2 and a 1/4 inches. Largest one by far on any of my gpa’s. Only have the fill port open. Most the time I have the bing open and send air in through there but not this one. Thanks for the info
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Jan 15, 2023 1:57 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Bb shake
Replies: 13
Views: 311

Bb shake

Just out of curiosity when doing a bb dance how do you get lol the bb’s out. Have a bq lantern with a pretty decent collar at the fuel port. Was thinking using steel shot so I could use a small magnet to get them out. I believe that would work if not somewhat tedious with either the steel shot or sm...
by Seansmithwfd
Wed Jan 11, 2023 2:28 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB Tilley CS56 parts
Replies: 11
Views: 241

Re: WTB Tilley CS56 parts

Google search the Tilley man in England. I have gotten some odd parts from him reasonable. He boast about having thousands of Tilley parts. Hope that helps
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Jan 08, 2023 2:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cold Weather Gear
Replies: 33
Views: 523

Re: Cold Weather Gear

For us (wife and myself) we do a ton of hiking. The last three big trips were climbing Kilimanjaro, Patagonia’s toro del pine and mount blanc in Europe. We exclusively use synthetic materials and layer layer layer. Gives you. Ton of options for peeling those layers off for thermo regulation. Arctery...
by Seansmithwfd
Mon Jan 02, 2023 8:12 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Work surface suggestions needed
Replies: 14
Views: 336

Re: Work surface suggestions needed

I use old towel for disassembling and reassembling. Then have one that is not so clean when I am using cleaners on the parts. This does two things for me. If I drop a screw or some other small part it normally doesn’t roll off and get lost. This also helps keep the work bench a little cleaner. When ...
by Seansmithwfd
Sat Dec 31, 2022 7:28 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New Years Eve Light up and Dinner/Party Plans
Replies: 25
Views: 353

Re: New Years Eve Light up and Dinner/Party Plans

Bbq at my place tonight. Three 242’s and a 202 professional on the post of the carport to light everyone’s way in. Would have been 4 242’s but one decided to act up. On the patio going to run a chandelier
by Seansmithwfd
Tue Dec 27, 2022 7:56 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: (SOLD) 650 Size Bulge globe (236-237) $20
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: (FS) 650 Size Bulge globe (236-237) $20

I will take it. Pm sent
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Dec 25, 2022 4:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman engine block heater
Replies: 28
Views: 641

Re: Coleman engine block heater

That is awesome. Love them. Totally different but my first was a 1974 powerwagon. 318 and was a tank. Only bad was a divorced transfer case that was always breaking the short drive shaft. I know that it didn’t have anything to do with a teenagers driving habits. Thanks. Very cool
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Dec 25, 2022 12:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman engine block heater
Replies: 28
Views: 641

Re: Coleman engine block heater

Grob just curious. What year is the powerwagon ?
by Seansmithwfd
Sat Dec 24, 2022 3:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman engine block heater
Replies: 28
Views: 641

Re: Coleman engine block heater

My idea of a block heater. 1985 John Deere 2140 built in Germany doesn’t like the cold. 457g with a heat drum.
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by Seansmithwfd
Mon Dec 05, 2022 3:13 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Vent hazing
Replies: 52
Views: 691

Re: Vent hazing

Ok interesting. Thanks for the info
by Seansmithwfd
Mon Dec 05, 2022 2:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Vent hazing
Replies: 52
Views: 691

Re: Vent hazing

Just curious and I may have missed it in the previous post. When talking about a torch what are you using? Propane torch or aoc? And if an aoc are which head are you using? Welding tip? Cutting or rosebud?
by Seansmithwfd
Fri Dec 02, 2022 3:25 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Driftless area delights
Replies: 11
Views: 260

Re: Driftless area delights

Made out like a bandit. Congrats
by Seansmithwfd
Fri Dec 02, 2022 4:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Thoughts on possible purchase
Replies: 53
Views: 704

Re: Thoughts on possible purchase

Don’t be. They really are fun if somewhat finicky. They give a different perspective of how a gpa can be done.
by Seansmithwfd
Fri Dec 02, 2022 3:48 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Thoughts on possible purchase
Replies: 53
Views: 704

Re: Thoughts on possible purchase

That’s interesting
by Seansmithwfd
Fri Dec 02, 2022 3:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Thoughts on possible purchase
Replies: 53
Views: 704

Re: Thoughts on possible purchase

I have both the Petromax and the Aida. They are definitely interesting to play with. I don’t ever use them on a regular basis. Some days they run like a charm and others you want to kick them out the door. Lots of noise like a mil spec and tons of light. I do agree I like the 236 and 237 better. Les...
by Seansmithwfd
Thu Nov 24, 2022 3:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman Quick Lite Crew
Replies: 148
Views: 2922

Re: Coleman Quick Lite Crew

My small number. Do I qualify?
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by Seansmithwfd
Wed Nov 23, 2022 10:38 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 327 day, let's see em
Replies: 36
Views: 450

Re: 327 day, let's see em

Amazing on how these things clean up and shine. I need to work on my polishing skills. Great lanterns
by Seansmithwfd
Sat Nov 19, 2022 2:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Creating a label for the later 457G and 460G Handy Gas Plants
Replies: 14
Views: 372

Re: Creating a label for the later 457G and 460G Handy Gas Plants

That is amazing and shows true dedication to preserving the heritage of the gas plants. I would be interested in both the 457g and the 460g when you get to the point.
by Seansmithwfd
Sat Nov 12, 2022 1:59 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT Pyrex Coffee Percolator
Replies: 8
Views: 249

Re: OT Pyrex Coffee Percolator

I just checked mine. It is a 5 cup version and has zero play in it.
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Oct 30, 2022 2:46 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 242B over A
Replies: 12
Views: 244

Re: 242B over A

Hate seeing a globe shattered. Was curious on the stamping. Noticed it on mine as well. Was curious if that was common
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Oct 30, 2022 2:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 242B over A
Replies: 12
Views: 244

Re: 242B over A

I was going to post about that. I picked one up last weekend in west Texas. As I was cleaning it I noticed the same thing. Was this common?
by Seansmithwfd
Sun Oct 30, 2022 1:22 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Unic-lumiere
Replies: 16
Views: 483

Re: Unic-lumiere

Absolutely she is. Supports me very well through this rabbit hole I got myself in
by Seansmithwfd
Sat Oct 29, 2022 11:44 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Unic-lumiere
Replies: 16
Views: 483

Re: Unic-lumiere

Very interesting. Thank you Jim.
by Seansmithwfd
Sat Oct 29, 2022 11:16 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Unic-lumiere
Replies: 16
Views: 483

Re: Unic-lumiere

I originally missed this lamp. The guy changed his mind about selling it. Today we went back into this antique store. My wife found it stuff in the back of his booth. I didn’t know she found it. She had it put behind the sales counter. After walking all through this store we went to check out and lo...
by Seansmithwfd
Wed Oct 19, 2022 8:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: More proof of the addictiveness of these Coleman things
Replies: 11
Views: 210

Re: More proof of the addictiveness of these Coleman things

They are very addictive. I started being more serious about them 9 months ago. Have always had five or size with the two originals being 220’s that belonged to my dad and uncle. I believe that is where I fell in love with them. Found memories at deer camp with them lighting the supper table. So from...
by Seansmithwfd
Wed Oct 19, 2022 7:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First Cool Snap for DFW, Texas area 😁
Replies: 7
Views: 193

Re: First Cool Snap for DFW, Texas area 😁

It was actually cool enough this morning to run the radiant heater. To bad I had just gotten off of shift. But the cool is just the beginning and typical Texas in a short sleeve shirt now.
by Seansmithwfd
Fri Oct 14, 2022 4:09 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cap gaskets from fettlebox
Replies: 6
Views: 180

Re: Cap gaskets from fettlebox

I didn’t have much luck with them. Emailed back on forth on some gaskets for a perfection stove. When I asked for a price with shipping it was crickets. Never heard anymore from them. Chalked it up to they didn’t want my business

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