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by Lines
Wed Feb 01, 2023 5:47 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Recently Acquired Air-O-Lantern QL
Replies: 9
Views: 81

Re: Recently Acquired Air-O-Lantern QL

Nice work. That is beautiful. Nice 228 also.
by Lines
Wed Feb 01, 2023 5:39 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Contest. Ugliest heat shield
Replies: 19
Views: 361

Re: Contest. Ugliest heat shield

I know John's son is....lol.
by Lines
Wed Feb 01, 2023 5:35 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: List of possible birthday lanterns, check it out
Replies: 1
Views: 87

Re: List of possible birthday lanterns, check it out

Interest 10/62 228E. PM coming.
by Lines
Wed Feb 01, 2023 5:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Contest. Ugliest heat shield
Replies: 19
Views: 361

Re: Contest. Ugliest heat shield

Rfieldbuilds wrote: Wed Feb 01, 2023 4:29 am I cant rightly accept anything for a reposted pic. The actual owner of the ugly shield I sent the picture of is CCF user Johnrude.
Is he related to Evin Rude????
by Lines
Wed Feb 01, 2023 5:04 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) Thoughts on Lee Valley Tools and addictions
Replies: 7
Views: 189

Re: (OT) Thoughts on Lee Valley Tools and addictions

Rfieldbuilds wrote: Wed Feb 01, 2023 1:09 pm Wow. I cant sharpen tools worth a darn. I wish I had that knowledge and experience.
Same here. Need to learn before I keel over.
by Lines
Wed Feb 01, 2023 5:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Turner Brass 1511
Replies: 13
Views: 109

Re: Turner Brass 1511

Nice Ulf. Same thoughts here, unusual colors, really cool.
by Lines
Wed Feb 01, 2023 4:58 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Perfection 750 making heat, and light!
Replies: 30
Views: 230

Re: Perfection 750 making heat, and light!

I've said before on here, but in case you didn't hear, TOBY, YOU SUCK! :)
by Lines
Wed Feb 01, 2023 4:33 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 426D Fuel Flow Issues
Replies: 14
Views: 141

Re: 426D Fuel Flow Issues

If it was sitting for awhile with old fuel before you got it, it may have varnished and is sticking the rod. You could try swishing some acetone around in the tank to see if that might loosen it before tearing it down. I would go ahead and break it down anyway. Totally cleaned is a better, more perm...
by Lines
Wed Feb 01, 2023 3:56 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Contest. Ugliest heat shield
Replies: 19
Views: 361

Re: Contest. Ugliest heat shield

LOL...PM sent.
by Lines
Tue Jan 31, 2023 7:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Roman's First Fettle
Replies: 14
Views: 182

Re: OT: Roman's First Fettle

Awesome.
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 9:43 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: any way to salvage a leaking CV, not a check ball problem
Replies: 11
Views: 165

Re: any way to salvage a leaking CV, not a check ball problem

Hey Tom, I've ran into that problem a couple of times. What I did was chuck the pump stem into my drill and used a fingernail file (emery board) to sand the point until the groove was eliminated. Then used Brasso to polish it smooth again. Worked very well. Edit: you have to be careful to keep the s...
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 9:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Ratty Old QL Still Provides Plenty of Sunshine
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Re: Ratty Old QL Still Provides Plenty of Sunshine

Nice work Ulf. Reminds me of a guy I worked with years ago. His son was getting married, so we asked him about his future daughter-in-law. He replied: "She's not much to look at, but she's a helluva worker".
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 8:32 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

Awesome picture. That place looks really cool.
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 5:18 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Newbie Fears Addiction, Has No Space
Replies: 35
Views: 375

Re: Newbie Fears Addiction, Has No Space

The struggle is real. But I think you're up for the challenge, challenge.
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 4:56 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just signed up here
Replies: 31
Views: 261

Re: Just signed up here

Yes, it is strangely addicting. Good to have you here!
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 2:23 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just signed up here
Replies: 31
Views: 261

Re: Just signed up here

UhOh, I spotted something on that tray in the above picture that will send you deep into another rabbit hole. Lead head jigs! You're headed for trouble....lol :) You don't do plastic baits and fly tying too, do you? Would be guilty of all the above. Plastic baits jigs tie flies. 👍 Same here. Gave u...
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 1:54 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My first GPA find of the year
Replies: 12
Views: 305

Re: My first GPA find of the year

That pair should be fun.
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 1:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sunday night lights
Replies: 7
Views: 123

Re: Sunday night lights

Blinding. That thing's kickin' some serious @$$.
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 1:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just signed up here
Replies: 31
Views: 261

Re: Just signed up here

UhOh, I spotted something on that tray in the above picture that will send you deep into another rabbit hole.
Lead head jigs! You're headed for trouble....lol :)
You don't do plastic baits and fly tying too, do you?
by Lines
Mon Jan 30, 2023 12:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just signed up here
Replies: 31
Views: 261

Re: Just signed up here

Welcome from Alabama Jason. Like you,I just got back into lanterns and stoves again recently.
This is a great place to learn.
OCP is the best. There's a syndicate you can join with the lantern you have posted there.
Have fun!
https://www.colemancollectorsforum.com/ ... f=9&t=3691
by Lines
Sun Jan 29, 2023 8:50 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2023 CCF Garage/Yard/Estate sale thread
Replies: 105
Views: 1633

Re: 2023 CCF Garage/Yard/Estate sale thread

You suck Toby!
by Lines
Sun Jan 29, 2023 8:44 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Fuel for 639c?
Replies: 25
Views: 422

Re: Fuel for 639c?

Does Jim Beam make your 639C burn brighter and cleaner? I'll bet it creates a warm glow.
by Lines
Sun Jan 29, 2023 4:06 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Fun with globes!
Replies: 16
Views: 235

Re: Fun with globes!

All very nice Mark. I like the tint that the green puts out. I also love the Perfection heater.
by Lines
Sun Jan 29, 2023 3:51 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Greetings to all....
Replies: 26
Views: 292

Re: Greetings to all....

Cool lantern. That little heater is pretty awesome too.
by Lines
Sun Jan 29, 2023 3:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) chess table finished
Replies: 22
Views: 263

Re: (OT) chess table finished

Beautiful Moses.
by Lines
Sun Jan 29, 2023 1:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found me a pair of bottle openers..
Replies: 7
Views: 237

Re: Found me a pair of bottle openers..

My dad owned one exactly like the green one. Very cool.
by Lines
Sun Jan 29, 2023 1:22 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 40 year old fuel ————-Still works!
Replies: 9
Views: 223

Re: 40 year old fuel ————-Still works!

Old outboards could still run on some of that old fuel, but the new ones? Not so much.
by Lines
Sun Jan 29, 2023 1:09 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 242 b question
Replies: 8
Views: 91

Re: 242 b question

That looks beautiful. I agree with all above saying "B". Compare the stamp to the "R" in the word TRADEMARK and you can see the difference.
by Lines
Sat Jan 28, 2023 11:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 1286
Views: 28917

Re: Just Because!

:lol:
by Lines
Sat Jan 28, 2023 11:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Join the official MilSpec Snydicate
Replies: 502
Views: 14310

Re: Join the official MilSpec Snydicate

That's how I have to post pictures too hunt!
by Lines
Sat Jan 28, 2023 10:15 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Painting the metal frame?
Replies: 14
Views: 222

Re: Painting the metal frame?

I've painted several founts with Rustoleum Professional Hunter Green with great satisfaction. I would like to clear coat them to make them more chemical resistant. I guess I'll try Rustoleum clear engine enamel next time. I have a birthday fount to paint, so I'll try it out there. If it doesn't work...
by Lines
Sat Jan 28, 2023 8:53 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Painting the metal frame?
Replies: 14
Views: 222

Re: Painting the metal frame?

Like Dan, I tried VHT clear engine enamel over Rustoleum black on a Perfection heater font. It didn't actual blister it, but made the black sag. Not compatible. I'm going to try Rustoleum Clear next time.
by Lines
Sat Jan 28, 2023 8:43 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Red 220E??? PICS ADDED
Replies: 13
Views: 225

Re: Red 220E??? PICS ADDED

Daaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaamn!
by Lines
Sat Jan 28, 2023 2:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Greetings to all....
Replies: 26
Views: 292

Re: Greetings to all....

Welcome from Alabama Dave.
by Lines
Sat Jan 28, 2023 2:39 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 201 fount question
Replies: 26
Views: 339

Re: 201 fount question

Somebody on here once said: One man's patina, is another man's rust and dirt. Strictly a matter of perspective and preference.
by Lines
Sat Jan 28, 2023 2:23 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Painting the metal frame?
Replies: 14
Views: 222

Re: Painting the metal frame?

https://postlmg.cc/G46J9sb9 If your frame is pitted bad enough to where you can't get a decent look by cleaning, use Huntaholics advice. I tried it and was very pleased. I'm thinking about doing a couple more of mine with the header paint. VHT Header Paint. (Part # SP117) Here is the 220J: https://p...
by Lines
Fri Jan 27, 2023 2:34 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 201 fount question
Replies: 26
Views: 339

Re: 201 fount question

Use WD40 to clean the collar. It normally won't remove the printing.
Edit: as with any cleaner though, use in an inconspicuous area first.
by Lines
Thu Jan 26, 2023 2:00 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What's the most you would pay for Jafe Red globe?
Replies: 68
Views: 1517

Re: What's the most you would pay for Jafe Red globe?

I saw that yesterday. WOW!
by Lines
Thu Jan 26, 2023 1:39 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 201 fount question
Replies: 26
Views: 339

Re: 201 font question

This is what I've used for my last five jobs. I think the color is pretty close. It goes on really smooth and even. Three to four coats provides a good finish. I let them cure for a couple weeks before using. I am careful when filling with fuel because I am not sure how fuel resistant this paint is....
by Lines
Thu Jan 26, 2023 1:28 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 220/228 burner tubes?
Replies: 5
Views: 136

Re: 220/228 burner tubes?

I've tried different lengths in a 220F, and I can't tell any difference.
by Lines
Thu Jan 26, 2023 12:55 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 201 fount question
Replies: 26
Views: 339

Re: 201 font question

Hey David. Just my opinion only. I would strip the fount and repaint. As long as it functions well, why not revive it. Stripping a fount and repainting is actually a lot easier than it sounds. Is it a green fount? I have had much faster results stripping green paint than red. Must be the difference ...
by Lines
Wed Jan 25, 2023 9:51 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Comet ZTF (C/2022 E3)
Replies: 18
Views: 282

Re: OT: Comet ZTF (C/2022 E3)

Sorry Mark. Your shot string is pretty uniform though.
by Lines
Wed Jan 25, 2023 9:17 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Comet ZTF (C/2022 E3)
Replies: 18
Views: 282

Re: OT: Comet ZTF (C/2022 E3)

Briley Extra Full should tighten up a bit, Get the ported, makes it louder for the guy sitting next to you. :)
by Lines
Wed Jan 25, 2023 9:08 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 35
Views: 273

Re: Hello!

Yes it did. I filled the fount half full of Crown fuel and added some stainless steel nuts, and shook it really well of and on all day. Then dumped all the fuel, and rinsed with another half fount of clean fuel. That cleaned it up really well. Getting the last few nuts out was kind of a pain, but I ...
by Lines
Wed Jan 25, 2023 4:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 35
Views: 273

Re: Hello!

Hey Bob, my best lantern is a 228F 12/66 also. A little cleaning should have it going strong. See you have the new OCP patch!
Cool.
by Lines
Wed Jan 25, 2023 4:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Wood matches old and new
Replies: 21
Views: 368

Re: Wood matches old and new

Interesting. Good post Chuck. Strike anywhere and strike on box are also different.
by Lines
Wed Jan 25, 2023 5:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How did y’all’s moms cook?
Replies: 28
Views: 434

Re: How did y’all’s moms cook?

My mom was an excellent cook. Raising 8 children, she had a lot of practice. She was an only child and learned from my grandma, and grandpa, both excellent cooks. Homemade beef and noodles, chicken and noodles, meatloaf, catfish, salmon patties, rabbit and gravy, squirrel and gravy, mashed potatoes,...
by Lines
Wed Jan 25, 2023 4:46 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New kero Light up
Replies: 14
Views: 164

Re: New kero Light up

That's a scorcher Jared. Nice one.
by Lines
Wed Jan 25, 2023 3:08 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Flipper from cast iron pan
Replies: 16
Views: 267

Re: Flipper from cast iron pan

Nice job Moses!
by Lines
Wed Jan 25, 2023 3:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 35
Views: 273

Re: Hello!

Hello Bob. Welcome from Alabama! What year is your "basket case" 228? Very good lantern to start with. Very rewarding when you finish one.

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