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by Rhubarb
Thu Feb 25, 2021 3:05 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Recommend me a high temp glue.
Replies: 17
Views: 226

Re: Recommend me a high temp glue.

by Rhubarb
Tue Feb 23, 2021 11:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Aggressive, vicious dog, do you have one?
Replies: 54
Views: 717

Re: Aggressive, vicious dog, do you have one?

Hey Duane, hope you heal up fast. Might need to start jogging with your steel toed boots!

Here's a video of my vicious dog....guess which one if which!

by Rhubarb
Tue Feb 23, 2021 4:38 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: What does "Sunshine of the Night" actually mean?
Replies: 21
Views: 533

Re: What does "Sunshine of the Night" actually mean?

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AGM claimed that the American Ready-Lite "Chases Darkness" I have always liked that slogan.
by Rhubarb
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:21 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is The Dating Still In? Even to the “experts”
Replies: 31
Views: 399

Re: Is The Dating Still In? Even to the “experts”

It has been mentioned many times that Coleman never threw anything out. Speculation about a stash of base plates or founts popping up in a production run has been brought up more than once. Swapped and upside down date stamps cannot be denied. The date ranges have been narrowed down in most cases by...
by Rhubarb
Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: I can't decide
Replies: 23
Views: 443

Re: I can't decide

Those Canucks are a long ways from home! I am a big fan of the red over nickel so my vote is for the 200!
by Rhubarb
Fri Feb 19, 2021 10:06 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Here's an approach to stress cracked tanks...
Replies: 10
Views: 261

Re: Here's an approach to stress cracked tanks...

Both those videos were very "satisfying" to watch. The forum has an add-on that automatically embeds certain media.
by Rhubarb
Tue Feb 16, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Snowmobile repair, almost too much
Replies: 19
Views: 302

Re: Snowmobile repair, almost too much

There used to be an older parts guy at Reno Cycle and Gear that was really good with parts when I was dealing with them. Sonoma Cycle out of Winnemucca has a good reputation as well. I think Polaris is spending too much time and effort on their UTV line and the SNO line has fallen by the wayside. Du...
by Rhubarb
Mon Feb 15, 2021 10:32 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Snowmobile repair, almost too much
Replies: 19
Views: 302

Re: Snowmobile repair, almost too much

I'd like to see some pictures when you get it back together Duane. Sounds like a classic sled.
by Rhubarb
Mon Feb 15, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Snowmobile repair, almost too much
Replies: 19
Views: 302

Re: Snowmobile repair, almost too much

Ugh, not a fun job, just getting the skid/frame suspension out and wrestling the track is a pain. Getting to the drive shaft is a royal PITA! Remember, assembly is reverse of disassembly. I always have a tough time saying all the cuss word backwards...but any job worth doing, is worth doing well. Ar...
by Rhubarb
Mon Feb 15, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The end of an era at TG
Replies: 51
Views: 689

Re: The end of an era at TG

The cans are lined with plastic, you are drinking out of plastic when get it in the can.



by Rhubarb
Sat Feb 13, 2021 10:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The end of an era at TG
Replies: 51
Views: 689

Re: The end of an era at TG

I remember buying returnable bottles of Busch lite in college because it was cheaper, but only after retuning the bottles, of course.

Here's an interesting article.

https://www.opb.org/news/article/oregon ... e-bottles/

https://www.doublemountainbrewery.com/refillables
by Rhubarb
Sat Feb 13, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The end of an era at TG
Replies: 51
Views: 689

Re: The end of an era at TG

Test: [url=https://flic.kr/p/2kBnY3k][img]https://live.staticflickr.com/31337/50939834367_e706ad9ca6_k.jpg[/img][/url][url=https://flic.kr/p/2kBnY3k]2021-02-02 002 Depal[/url] by [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/chesnimages/]Timm Turrentine[/url], on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/31337/5093...
by Rhubarb
Sat Feb 13, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The end of an era at TG
Replies: 51
Views: 689

Re: The end of an era at TG

I prefer to get it in the can.

by Rhubarb
Sat Feb 13, 2021 6:45 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Revised CCF Rules & Guidelines
Replies: 9
Views: 373

Re: Revised CCF Rules & Guidelines

I like Ike!
by Rhubarb
Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:26 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 6 amp angle grinder?
Replies: 23
Views: 309

Re: 6 amp angle grinder?

If you're using it all the time, buy a nice one, I like the Metabo branded angle grinders for heavy duty use. I keep one at the house that I use occasionally, and it's a $25 Ryobi. Works just fine. No need for an expensive grinder for occasional use.
by Rhubarb
Thu Feb 11, 2021 11:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Does anyone have a clue what this insignia/crest is. Double headed eagle.
Replies: 28
Views: 397

Re: Does anyone have a clue what this insignia/crest is. Double headed eagle.

Second guess is that is an Austrian crest? Is it a belt buckle?
by Rhubarb
Thu Feb 11, 2021 11:28 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Does anyone have a clue what this insignia/crest is. Double headed eagle.
Replies: 28
Views: 397

Re: Does anyone have a clue what this insignia/crest is. Double headed eagle.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Double-headed_eagle

With the three crowns and the cross, possibly a connection to the Russian Orthodox Church? Just a guess.

Second guess is that is an Austrian crest?
by Rhubarb
Thu Feb 04, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Valvespout
Replies: 5
Views: 159

Re: Valvespout

Those are cool. To the Google machine!
by Rhubarb
Fri Jan 29, 2021 7:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Fresh snow, snow thrower first pass
Replies: 27
Views: 360

Re: Fresh snow, snow thrower first pass

Working as a vehicle mechanic at a ski hill affords one the opportunity to work on a fleet snowblowers of various sizes throughout the season. The tracked Hondas are about as good as you can get. Well worth every penny, even the stoniest parking lot/lift attendant can't destroy them. I too will recc...
by Rhubarb
Wed Jan 27, 2021 8:22 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Ice Fishing and GPAs in Action
Replies: 25
Views: 350

Re: Ice Fishing and GPAs in Action

A group of us are going ice fishing this coming weekend, hopefully we can get on some yellow perch. Looks like you guys had a great time!
by Rhubarb
Wed Jan 27, 2021 8:18 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Light up of a different sort.
Replies: 17
Views: 246

Re: OT: Light up of a different sort.

These are those linkable LED shop lights, instant bright no matter the temp and brilliant white light above the bench. Maybe a bit too much blue/bright white on the "k" scale, but still a nice addition. https://www.samsclub.com/p/honeywell-5000-shop-light-2pk/prod24810730?xid=plp_product_1 Yes, the ...
by Rhubarb
Tue Jan 26, 2021 6:12 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Light up of a different sort.
Replies: 17
Views: 246

OT: Light up of a different sort.

Hung a pair of 4' LED shop lights over my work bench today. They came as a pair from Sam's Club, a nice addition, I think.
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Pardon my mess.
by Rhubarb
Sat Jan 23, 2021 1:23 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Bought a small Vinyard
Replies: 9
Views: 316

Re: Bought a small Vinyard

I'd love a bottle! Need my address? Looks like a fun investment.
by Rhubarb
Fri Jan 22, 2021 7:20 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Understanding the covid-19 vaccination
Replies: 47
Views: 952

Re: Understanding the covid-19 vaccination

I received the first part of the Moderna shot today at 2pm PST, as of 11pm PST my arm doesn't have much soreness. The local clinic will contact me for the second shot in 30 days. I'm 39 now and will be 40 when I get the second shot. I haven't taken a flu shot in several years, I'm a rural American, ...
by Rhubarb
Thu Jan 21, 2021 8:19 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Admin message: Mentions / Tagging other users
Replies: 19
Views: 252

Re: Admin message: Mentions / Tagging other users

Don't be sorry, Ian. I appreciate your tenacity when it comes to making this forum work at its best.

The @mention feature is handy, but not worth agonizing page load time.

Good on, ya!
by Rhubarb
Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:15 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Smack Talk Zone
Replies: 18
Views: 398

Re: Smack Talk Zone

The feeling is mutual.
by Rhubarb
Tue Jan 19, 2021 12:21 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Smack Talk Zone
Replies: 18
Views: 398

Re: Smack Talk Zone

Rhubarb wrote: Sun Jan 17, 2021 9:29 am I'm a big NFL fan. But if we're talking smack?... Then I say blow, Pack, blow! But I don't know if the Ain'ts or the Bunks can compete with A-Rog

Skol!
by Rhubarb
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cleveland Browns
Replies: 6
Views: 144

Re: Cleveland Browns

Let's go Brownies!
by Rhubarb
Sun Jan 17, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Smack Talk Zone
Replies: 18
Views: 398

Re: Smack Talk Zone

I'm a big NFL fan. But if we're talking smack?... Then I say blow, Pack, blow! But I don't know if the Ain'ts or the Bunks can compete with A-Rod


Skol!
by Rhubarb
Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:03 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman Light - got yours?
Replies: 61
Views: 865

Re: Coleman Light - got yours?

Mine arrived today. Darcy's article is fantastic.
by Rhubarb
Sat Jan 09, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2021 Patch Contest - Winner last page
Replies: 120
Views: 1672

Re: 2021 Patch Contest - Winner last page

Nice patch! Congrats to the winner! alciuffetelli
by Rhubarb
Thu Jan 07, 2021 6:09 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cornbread in my new toy and Trangia
Replies: 9
Views: 110

Re: Cornbread in my new toy and Trangia

Bueno!
by Rhubarb
Tue Jan 05, 2021 3:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2021 Patch Contest - Winner last page
Replies: 120
Views: 1672

Re: 2021 Patch Contest

Lamp. Model 138.
by Rhubarb
Sun Jan 03, 2021 7:03 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What did you do in your shop today?
Replies: 693
Views: 9934

Re: What did you do in your shop today?

B-I_L and I lifted a tub off of a Scout II a few days ago, not IN the shop, but just next to it.

https://youtu.be/hHD1zfA58YM
by Rhubarb
Sun Jan 03, 2021 1:37 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 202 Boohoo! 😭
Replies: 13
Views: 291

Re: 202 Boohoo! 😭

It wasn't a complete 202. The frame rest was MIA, the burner frame is ferrous enough to attract a magnet, and the bail has some corrosion. Not the prettiest vent, but it was there. I got it for a good price from GiantKid Mike, worth the parts alone, I reckon, even with the fount like it is. Maybe I ...
by Rhubarb
Sat Jan 02, 2021 11:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 202 Boohoo! 😭
Replies: 13
Views: 291

202 Boohoo! 😭

Professional or not, this one is no more. I've been sitting on this fettle since I went to Death Valley 3 years ago. Which means that I have one less 202 than I did before.
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by Rhubarb
Wed Dec 30, 2020 5:01 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Rearranged my workbench
Replies: 8
Views: 169

Re: Rearranged my workbench

Mo betta!
by Rhubarb
Tue Dec 29, 2020 6:22 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Air Force flying in winter over mountains
Replies: 23
Views: 285

Re: Air Force flying in winter over mountains

Those NAS boys venture out this away from time to time. At least that's what the contrails say.
by Rhubarb
Mon Dec 28, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Interesting chimney nut
Replies: 14
Views: 251

Re: Interesting chimney nut

Kind of reminds me of a "captured" nut or something. Will it come apart?
by Rhubarb
Mon Dec 28, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What did you get for Christmas?
Replies: 32
Views: 458

Re: What did you get for Christmas?

Mrs. Rhubarb got me a pizza oven attachment for my GMG pellet "grill."
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Works good. Might have been a little hot. Even though the edges were a little charred, it was one of the best pizzas I have made at home.
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by Rhubarb
Sun Dec 27, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Fuel Cap Removal Tip
Replies: 12
Views: 527

Re: Fuel Cap Removal Tip

I employ the leather strip under the hose clamp technique. I like to use leather from an old belt, as it's a little bit thicker than other leather scraps. cap removal resized 1.jpg A socket on a long extension can act as a " breaker bar" to help break the cap loose. cap removal resized 2.jpg Bear in...
by Rhubarb
Sun Dec 27, 2020 3:25 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How good are you identifying other stoves?
Replies: 7
Views: 169

Re: How good are you identifying other stoves?

KampKook stove for use with short-lived LP-Gas canisters. AGM called their canisters "K-Fuel"

No idea on a model number, likely looks something like this :
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by Rhubarb
Wed Dec 23, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Air pump transplant was successful
Replies: 25
Views: 333

Re: Air pump transplant was successful

I've got a similar procedure to perform here. I hope it turns out as well as your transplant.
by Rhubarb
Wed Dec 23, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Happy Festivus!
Replies: 13
Views: 155

Re: Happy Festivus!

Festivus for the rest of us! HBD!
by Rhubarb
Wed Dec 23, 2020 3:25 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Unexpected mail call - 243 and 4E iron!
Replies: 31
Views: 292

Re: Unexpected mail call - 243 and 4E iron!

Fun! Enjoy your early Christmas prizes, Ian.
by Rhubarb
Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Alcohol priming containers
Replies: 21
Views: 496

Re: Alcohol priming containers

Lab wash bottles look like they would work good.
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I see BernieDawg using these unitized wash bottles on his stoves.
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The fuel bottles for RC cars might be a good idea?
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I haven't used either, just a few ideas.
by Rhubarb
Mon Dec 21, 2020 3:22 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Heads up during December (12.21.20)
Replies: 63
Views: 822

Re: OT: Heads up during December (12.16.20)

Clear as a bell here! I'd bet operator error is the right diagnoses. Should I be able to see 'rings' on Saturn?

This is what Santa brought us last year: https://www.celestron.com/products/come ... -telescope
by Rhubarb
Mon Dec 21, 2020 3:06 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Heads up during December (12.21.20)
Replies: 63
Views: 822

Re: OT: Heads up during December (12.16.20)

The kids and I set up their (our/my) "big box store" Celestron telescope and looked at the moons of Saturn and the two planets in very close proximity to each other... Not very happy with the 'scope. Seems like it's not very clear.
by Rhubarb
Mon Dec 21, 2020 2:59 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Longest Night Light up?
Replies: 3
Views: 69

Longest Night Light up?

It's been done before, anyone gonna break out some "Sunshine of the Night" or "Chases Darkness" on the longest night of the year?