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by WYSIWYG
Sat May 15, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Flaunting our wealth...
Replies: 28
Views: 586

Re: Flaunting our wealth...

Keep an eye on those in your devices Steve, I've had more stuff ruined by those copper top AA's My daughter was in her room one night , heard a pop and went to investigate in the vicinity of the sound and found one has let go in her LED light string ! Cleaned that mess up before it ate up the batter...
by WYSIWYG
Sat May 15, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Later i.d. help
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: Later i.d. help

What's more interesting are the two lamps and the shade. And possibly a not cracked agm !
by WYSIWYG
Wed May 12, 2021 5:04 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 424 stove problems
Replies: 21
Views: 270

Re: 424 stove problems

Disco wrote: Wed May 12, 2021 4:33 am If the pricker is broken off will the stove still shut down properly?
Yes
.
The pricker does not shut off the fuel flow.. The valve does that.
by WYSIWYG
Wed May 12, 2021 1:54 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: EBay buyer beware fake Red 335
Replies: 30
Views: 682

Re: EBay buyer beware fake Red 335

Who's gonna tell him,.....
by WYSIWYG
Wed May 12, 2021 1:14 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Epay 200A resurrection on Kerosene!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 466

Re: Epay 200A resurrection

I tried deprimering some berdan 7.62mm cases that way, with a dowel and water. It was a dismal failure! But it might work better on an more organic plug like these devices develop. Thanks! I'll bet turned out better than what I tried when I was 9..... I got ahold of some .38 rounds from my then dep...
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 5:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: courier company asking for proof of purging for lantern
Replies: 15
Views: 323

Re: courier company asking for proof of purging for lantern

I always ship with the fuel cap off. No problem proving that there is no fuel
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 4:10 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: upset stomach with sadness and depression
Replies: 40
Views: 849

Re: upset stomach with sadness and depression

This is coming from someone who is really living a strange and weird life... No matter what time it is where you live. Just go to your work space grab something and fix it. Focus your attention on the project. If you have trouble fixing, it just remember.. it's just a machine you will win. Your post...
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 3:47 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮
Replies: 30
Views: 427

Re: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮

green7golf wrote: Tue May 11, 2021 3:34 am Everyone is moving here, the traffic is getting crazy.
Define here...

Does it take an hour to travel 25 miles ?? On the freeway??
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 3:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮
Replies: 30
Views: 427

Re: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮

You forgot gas prices $1.00 above the rest of the country
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 2:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮
Replies: 30
Views: 427

Re: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮

Remember, your asking advise From someone who isn't smart enough to move out of California.!!!!
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 2:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮
Replies: 30
Views: 427

Re: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮

Google says...

The 10 States With the Lowest Cost of Living
New Mexico.
Alabama.
Georgia.
Missouri.
Kansas.
Arkansas.
Oklahoma.
Mississippi.
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 2:39 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮
Replies: 30
Views: 427

Re: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮

Nice place In Tucson is 180k to 250k
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 2:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮
Replies: 30
Views: 427

Re: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮

Only if you are in the market for a house
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 2:29 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Coleman 249 Generator
Replies: 28
Views: 262

Re: Coleman 249 Generator

Yep those are that places I chiseled out tons of carbon build up
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 2:27 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮
Replies: 30
Views: 427

Re: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮

There's no way I could afford my house now. Its getting scary close to 800k !!!! If I had to move I wouldn't be able to afford the property tax !
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 2:21 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Coleman 249 Generator
Replies: 28
Views: 262

Re: Coleman 249 Generator

Oh if the stud is stuck, consider it a warning. LOL

Or do like we do at work... If it ain't broke keep messing with it till it is
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 2:20 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Coleman 249 Generator
Replies: 28
Views: 262

Re: Coleman 249 Generator

I've read that hydrogen peroxide just melts those mud nests away in no time.
by WYSIWYG
Tue May 11, 2021 1:46 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Coleman 249 Generator
Replies: 28
Views: 262

Re: Coleman 249 Generator

I had a post in the past , it seems to be gone. anyway, I had a mixing chamber filled with carbon build up, I was breaking up big chunks of carbon and such, must have been close to 30% of the volume of the mixing chamber. still not sure I got it all out, but the lantern runs much better now
by WYSIWYG
Mon May 10, 2021 10:29 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Flaunting our wealth...
Replies: 28
Views: 586

Re: Flaunting our wealth...

I googled it, they are saying it's because of CV19, Prices up nearly 300% !! People stuck at home doing projects. Some interesting reads. How everything is interconnected.
by WYSIWYG
Sun May 09, 2021 10:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Earliest known to date Sunshine Lamp Co. advertising
Replies: 26
Views: 257

Re: Earliest known to date Sunshine Lamp Co. advertising

Does anyone have a example of that shade !!! It looks very interesting
by WYSIWYG
Sat May 08, 2021 11:42 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What are you doing today?
Replies: 37
Views: 428

Re: What are you doing today?

Lay around and nap all day, got my second Covid shot yesterday and my get up and go , got up and went ..
by WYSIWYG
Sat May 08, 2021 6:42 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New collector here!
Replies: 30
Views: 292

Re: New collector here!

Has anyone mentioned that you will need to build shelves?? And buy those hook thingys for the rafters in the garage. And maybe some shelves for the stoves too..
by WYSIWYG
Sat May 08, 2021 2:26 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: TMI
Replies: 5
Views: 175

TMI

Uncle Sidney ~ Prison Philosopher Says:
"I will be in Solitary Confinement for awhile. A small problem with a recent conjugal visit!"
by WYSIWYG
Sat May 08, 2021 2:22 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Interesting bit of GPA. Schlitz Rail car beer heaters
Replies: 15
Views: 303

Re: Interesting bit of GPA. Schlitz Rail car beer heaters

Very interesting item. Although it would take (i) very cold temps for (ii) a pretty long period to freeze beer. Alcohol has a lower freezing point than water. Were these just lit and placed in a bracket in the rail car? Beer freezes pretty quick here in Wisconsin. It freezes amazingly quick in my f...
by WYSIWYG
Fri May 07, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Broken Glass
Replies: 12
Views: 190

Re: Broken Glass

Willy wrote: Fri May 07, 2021 9:56 pm This was inside a 228 clamshell along with most but not all of rest in broken chunks.
Willy
I've had more globes break inside that yellow clamshell than any other way.
by WYSIWYG
Fri May 07, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Round vs Flat Gasket
Replies: 22
Views: 318

Re: Round vs Flat Gasket

It all depends on the application.
by WYSIWYG
Thu May 06, 2021 4:37 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT - Stopped by Bass Pro
Replies: 21
Views: 419

Re: OT - Stopped by Bass Pro

I hate seeing CFL's in antique lamps, come to think of it I don't like them at all !! There are none in my house. Tungsten halogen or led for me. I have dozens of 100w tungsten bulbs stashed away in the garage
by WYSIWYG
Thu May 06, 2021 1:59 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT What’s the best Waterproofer for a canvas tent?
Replies: 12
Views: 153

Re: OT What’s the best Waterproofer for a canvas tent?

When the top on my 380sl started to leak, I used this stuff. https://www.westmarine.com/buy/303-prod ... ecordNum=1

Worked great and no more water in the car!
But to do a whole tent with it... Might be cheaper to stay at a hotel!
by WYSIWYG
Thu May 06, 2021 1:17 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT thanks to Shawn
Replies: 8
Views: 178

Re: OT thanks to Shawn

I too have met Shawn in person. Super nice guy.
by WYSIWYG
Wed May 05, 2021 3:18 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Fount color 1942 220b lantern
Replies: 6
Views: 109

Re: Fount color 1942 220b lantern

I've got a few like that, all from the same source, the guy painted them with something that seems like a semi transparent blueish stuff
by WYSIWYG
Wed May 05, 2021 1:34 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT funny
Replies: 12
Views: 356

Re: OT funny

Let's not forget the California lumber tax !! The 1% lumber products assessment is imposed on you, as the purchaser of qualified lumber products and engineered wood products for use in this state (Public Resources Code § 4629.5). You generally pay the 1% lumber products assessment on your purchases ...
by WYSIWYG
Sat May 01, 2021 4:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: I thought of Levi when I saw this.
Replies: 12
Views: 284

Re: I thought of Levi when I saw this.

Carpet rake , yea baby

I can still hear the words echoing in my head
" Don't walk on the floor, I just raked it"
BTW yes it was an orange rust color LOL
by WYSIWYG
Sat May 01, 2021 1:49 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Need input on plated 6-65 200a font
Replies: 8
Views: 150

Re: Need input on plated 6-65 200a font

Steel ? Brass ?? To bad there not a way to tell, maybe a magic stone that sticks to steel but not brass
by WYSIWYG
Thu Apr 29, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Finally! A 242 in the wild.
Replies: 22
Views: 282

Re: Finally! A 242 in the wild.

What pump does it have ???

And you suck
by WYSIWYG
Wed Apr 28, 2021 4:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The things people do with Coleman fuel
Replies: 20
Views: 424

Re: The things people do with Coleman fuel

I use it to clean sticker residue off of stuff.
by WYSIWYG
Tue Apr 27, 2021 5:29 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is the igniter just decoration?
Replies: 16
Views: 219

Re: Is the igniter just decoration?

I leave them out
by WYSIWYG
Mon Apr 26, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Chinese military stove
Replies: 13
Views: 274

Re: Chinese military stove

IMG_20210426_021851023_copy_600x800.jpg
Top one looks like a skull !!
by WYSIWYG
Sun Apr 25, 2021 3:48 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Can you guess?
Replies: 27
Views: 362

Re: Can you guess?

Well I can tell you there is a much easier way to do an oil change. !!!
by WYSIWYG
Sun Apr 25, 2021 1:42 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lost Wife @ Walmart (humor)
Replies: 22
Views: 509

Re: Lost Wife @ Walmart (humor)

Perfect LOL
by WYSIWYG
Sun Apr 25, 2021 12:03 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: very very rare
Replies: 7
Views: 501

Re: very very rare

LOL, I was looking at the pic and couldn't figure out how the pricker attached. It never dawned on the thing was pointing the wrong way!
by WYSIWYG
Fri Apr 23, 2021 3:20 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: O.T. Thieves
Replies: 25
Views: 439

Re: O.T. Thieves

Crap, that's a bummer Shawn.
by WYSIWYG
Thu Apr 22, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Standard kijiji experience
Replies: 13
Views: 203

Re: Standard kijiji experience

well at least you didn't drive 45 miles to the meeting place only to be told he just sold it to someone else 5 min. ago...
by WYSIWYG
Thu Apr 22, 2021 1:23 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Wickie Wednesday (kind of) what do I have?
Replies: 13
Views: 175

Re: Wickie Wednesday (kind of) what do I have?

Very nice blow torch you have there.!! we used to have to dedicated torch day years ago but someone got hurt using one incorrectly so that ended that. so be careful with these things guys... That being said I want to show off my torch also! thrift store find years ago. had to do some repairs to the ...
by WYSIWYG
Wed Apr 21, 2021 4:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anyone have a Sigg Tourist cook set?
Replies: 57
Views: 629

Re: Anyone have a Sigg Tourist cook set?

They "demo" that stuff on coke cans !! How thin is your pan??!!? LOL
I just followed the instructions sanded it down and buffed it out
by WYSIWYG
Wed Apr 21, 2021 2:33 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anyone have a Sigg Tourist cook set?
Replies: 57
Views: 629

Re: Anyone have a Sigg Tourist cook set?

outlawmws wrote: Wed Apr 21, 2021 12:58 am
I need to find a top/pan for mine as it has a hole in it.
I had holes in mine too, I got some of the aluminum "welding rod" stuff and fixed mine easy peasy .
by WYSIWYG
Tue Apr 20, 2021 11:19 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It’s Only Tuesday
Replies: 14
Views: 199

Re: It’s Only Tuesday

Shine a blacklight on that shade.....
by WYSIWYG
Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: what am I looking at here?
Replies: 108
Views: 898

Re: what am I looking at here?

No, and if you don't go get that soon I'm going to drive down there and swoop it up, LOL
Unless one of the lurkers already got it.

I figure it will take less than 2 hours to get there .....
by WYSIWYG
Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:34 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: HBD 1hpycmpr!
Replies: 39
Views: 279

Re: HBD 1hpycmpr!

Happy birthday Mark,

Next time I'm in town I'll have to stop by and say hi.
by WYSIWYG
Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well, I'll be....
Replies: 20
Views: 389

Re: Well, I'll be....

Enterprising little fellow !!

campinut wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:10 am Dean, I think you are over thinking it. Bugs only work 2nd and 3rd shift..😲🙄😁.. my bug zapper pulled double duty over the summer, last year. L@@k closely..campinut

Image
by WYSIWYG
Wed Apr 14, 2021 4:37 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: When You Are Over 70 Who Cares! HUMOR
Replies: 14
Views: 368

Re: When You Are Over 70 Who Cares! HUMOR

Well I thought they were very funny, so I shared with a lady friend...

Who cares when your nearly 70 LOL
She didn't think this was as funny as I did.
I think I'm in trouble.