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by WYSIWYG
Mon Aug 08, 2022 12:15 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Bounty hunter
Replies: 14
Views: 166

Re: Bounty hunter

I have my second one, I got the 250 just a few years ago, I want to turn in my second, let me know if they reply and the contact info.

BTW those bottles are the ones guys need for the "rocket launcher" as they fit perfectly!!!
by WYSIWYG
Sun Aug 07, 2022 10:40 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Cleaning cast aluminum
Replies: 12
Views: 119

Re: Cleaning cast aluminum

I would try some spray on aluminum wheel cleaners, they used to sell some really good stuff years ago but no longer available in the people's republic of California
by WYSIWYG
Sat Aug 06, 2022 10:35 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: No-Name alcohol stove find
Replies: 25
Views: 302

Re: No-Name alcohol stove find

I have a brother in-law who just sold his still, he has a permit to make fuel !! Somehow some accidently ended up in bottles and got saved.
by WYSIWYG
Fri Aug 05, 2022 9:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: No-Name alcohol stove find
Replies: 25
Views: 302

Re: No-Name alcohol stove find

Ian that’s a nice looking stove to own, I wouldn’t leave that behind too. Sadly where I live denatured alcohol it’s banned Pancho, as a resident of the people's republic of California, I'm constantly on the lookout for denatured alcohol, I have found that it can still be purchased at marine supply ...
by WYSIWYG
Fri Aug 05, 2022 3:06 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT funny but not political thread
Replies: 455
Views: 13037

Re: OT funny but not political thread

Deanofid wrote: Fri Aug 05, 2022 1:54 am Did you ever follow someone going down all of Main Street when they are going 5 MPH?
Without honking your horn?



Liar...
Yea what's up with the honking
And why are they always following me so close
by WYSIWYG
Thu Aug 04, 2022 10:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The entire drinking thread is gone!
Replies: 157
Views: 3003

Re: The entire drinking thread is gone!

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One of the perks of my job is, I get to travel to many different places so I can try the regional brews
by WYSIWYG
Wed Aug 03, 2022 3:35 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Making a "whole house fan"
Replies: 23
Views: 440

Re: Making a "whole house fan"

I have one. It works great. And yes if the windows are not open, and you open the front door, look out. It's gona fly open as soon as you turn the knob. I've heard the drains gurgle and the windows whistle. It will find air. Had it suck air down the chimney and scatter ashes all over the front room....
by WYSIWYG
Wed Aug 03, 2022 1:41 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The entire drinking thread is gone!
Replies: 157
Views: 3003

Re: The entire drinking thread is gone!

Saw this today I think it's new.


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An interesting taste, but still a good IPA
by WYSIWYG
Tue Aug 02, 2022 4:27 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The entire drinking thread is gone!
Replies: 157
Views: 3003

Re: The entire drinking thread is gone!

papa wrote: Tue Aug 02, 2022 12:49 am It should go away again.
You are not required to read threads that you do not find of interest.
If you do read them .. your a fan LOL

BTW you are able to just scroll past things you don't want to see or read.
by WYSIWYG
Mon Aug 01, 2022 11:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The entire drinking thread is gone!
Replies: 157
Views: 3003

Re: The entire drinking thread is gone!

Tonight's beverage will be one of these.


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Or maybe



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Can't decide so maybe one of each !!
by WYSIWYG
Mon Aug 01, 2022 5:15 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hot Vent Nut
Replies: 31
Views: 417

Re: Hot Vent Nut

Never forget Reese's Law of thermodynamics.!!!

At temperatures below incandescence hot metal looks exactly like cold metal.
by WYSIWYG
Mon Aug 01, 2022 5:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hot Vent Nut
Replies: 31
Views: 417

Re: Hot Vent Nut

It takes about 35 years for the imprint of the vent nut to wear away, or maybe it's still there under all the other scars and wrinkles
by WYSIWYG
Mon Aug 01, 2022 5:06 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hot Vent Nut
Replies: 31
Views: 417

Re: Hot Vent Nut

Oh I never put my hand on top of a running lantern while I was preparing to pump it up.

I wonder how that would feel,??? just asking for a friend
by WYSIWYG
Mon Aug 01, 2022 1:03 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The entire drinking thread is gone!
Replies: 157
Views: 3003

Re: The entire drinking thread is gone!

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by WYSIWYG
Mon Aug 01, 2022 12:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Be careful what you wish for
Replies: 8
Views: 215

Re: Be careful what you wish for

Shawn, your not supposed to put the rain guage under the downspout for the gutters !!

More rain tonight, it's pouring in Flowing Wells right now.
by WYSIWYG
Sun Jul 31, 2022 11:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2 dead lanterns make one
Replies: 11
Views: 242

Re: 2 dead lanterns make one

Yep that answers it, I found the same

My tap was screaming at the brass LOL
by WYSIWYG
Sun Jul 31, 2022 10:15 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2 dead lanterns make one
Replies: 11
Views: 242

Re: 2 dead lanterns make one

Gunhippie wrote: Sun Jul 31, 2022 8:09 pm Fortunately, due to the FA system used by AGM in those years, extending the PU tube is simple!

275/3016 franks ROCK
Timm how did you address the frame rest height/valve height, or did you not run into to an issue.
by WYSIWYG
Sun Jul 31, 2022 7:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2 dead lanterns make one
Replies: 11
Views: 242

2 dead lanterns make one

I sold a few parts off the 275 and bought the cracked 3016 for the globe, this is the test fit. So far so good. Next extend the fuel pickup and paint.



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by WYSIWYG
Sun Jul 31, 2022 3:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The entire drinking thread is gone!
Replies: 157
Views: 3003

Re: The entire drinking thread is gone!

Decisions decisions decisions


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by WYSIWYG
Sun Jul 31, 2022 3:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT Sunset Photo
Replies: 12
Views: 214

Re: OT Sunset Photo

nice
by WYSIWYG
Wed Jul 27, 2022 5:09 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What to do now, delimea
Replies: 16
Views: 447

Re: What to do now, delimea

JimL wrote: Wed Jul 27, 2022 3:24 am Ohhh, I thought she bought it for you.

Act surprised when she hands it to you as a gift. :)
LOL,
She already asked me if I could use it....
by WYSIWYG
Wed Jul 27, 2022 3:18 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What to do now, delimea
Replies: 16
Views: 447

Re: What to do now, delimea

Thanks Jim, I'm well aware of what it was. I was asking about ideas of what my stepmother could do with it now that she bought the thing.
by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 26, 2022 4:36 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What to do now, delimea
Replies: 16
Views: 447

What to do now, delimea

So my stepmother texts me about the great lantern she found. https://i.postimg.cc/JnvWJ184/IMG-1615.jpg I let her know it's missing most of it, the flamespreader is gone and it's stress cracked. Hoping she doesn't buy it. Opps too late, I told her I would see if anyone has ideas what to do with it.
by WYSIWYG
Mon Jul 25, 2022 4:47 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hello from Toronto!
Replies: 23
Views: 238

Re: Hello from Toronto!

wow,, this is what I get,


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maybe it's a Canada thing LOL
by WYSIWYG
Mon Jul 25, 2022 4:17 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hello from Toronto!
Replies: 23
Views: 238

Re: Hello from Toronto!

yep that works just updated mine
by WYSIWYG
Mon Jul 25, 2022 3:38 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The entire drinking thread is gone!
Replies: 157
Views: 3003

Re: The entire drinking thread is gone!

Was at a hotel and asked for a shot of makers, the lady says how much is a shot?

I replied "Let your heart be your guide"
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I should have asked for her number!!!
by WYSIWYG
Mon Jul 25, 2022 2:55 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: #21 mantles on backpacking lanterns?
Replies: 13
Views: 236

Re: #21 mantles on backpacking lanterns?

I have posted pictures of this dozens of times in the past, but cant find the pic now LOL. Any way just tie the 21 or peerless equivalent on to the lantern as normal, it may hang a bit low. Then pump up the lantern, and light it. do NOT pre burn the mantle. it WILL shrink up a lot and be nearly the ...
by WYSIWYG
Mon Jul 25, 2022 2:36 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The entire drinking thread is gone!
Replies: 157
Views: 3003

Re: The entire drinking thread is gone!

Could Spangles, a drive through/eat in burger joint be the best ever place in Kansas ???

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by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 12, 2022 4:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: TESTED: Pinesol to clean fa tube and gens?
Replies: 23
Views: 504

Re: Pinesol to clean fa tube and gens?

I read some post where small engine generators are cleaned in pine sol 50%. Has anyone tried it to clean the gunk out of gens and fa tubes? I was thinking of trying it in my sonic cleaner Thanks Pb Paul , I've not heard of using water based cleaners to clean electrical parts. Although I've been out...
by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 12, 2022 4:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings
Replies: 45
Views: 987

Re: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings

See how there was a disagreement of sorts and as adults we politely went back and forth and now we are all friends still

I hope
by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 12, 2022 4:01 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings
Replies: 45
Views: 987

Re: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings

And now back on topic....
by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 12, 2022 3:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings
Replies: 45
Views: 987

Re: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings

Sorry Rusty, I guess the younger generation got left out of world history during high school.
There are a few names of world dictator types that just send chills down the spine. Going way back.
by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 12, 2022 3:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings
Replies: 45
Views: 987

Re: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings

That's great Rusty. One can't look at the guy laughing for long before you also start laughing along with him. One of my favorite gifs. I don't have a clue who he is but I bet he'd be a hoot to be around. Really ???? Idi Amin Dada Oumee was a Ugandan military officer and politician who served as th...
by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 12, 2022 1:38 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. - Sold Make offer or buy it
Replies: 10
Views: 704

Re: Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. Make offer or buy it

Thank you Ken, I need to put a hold on it from another offer that PMed but did not post. I just wrote them to get confirmation, otherwise will be happy to sell it to you. Regards, Ed This is awkward when it happens, not sure why a buyer wants to keep it a big secret he is interested in the item. Ju...
by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 12, 2022 12:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Deadman Fire Lookout Tower
Replies: 61
Views: 712

Re: Deadman Fire Lookout Tower

Nice Mark,

I notice that there are cell antenna on the tower, how long have they been there? Does the cell company give you guys any access to the electricity that the solar array generates?
by WYSIWYG
Mon Jul 11, 2022 5:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings
Replies: 45
Views: 987

Re: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings

:cf_thumbup:
Gunhippie wrote: Mon Jul 11, 2022 5:36 pm If you like something in a thread, just post something saying so.
:cf_thumbup:
by WYSIWYG
Mon Jul 11, 2022 3:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings
Replies: 45
Views: 987

Re: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings

805colemanDude wrote: Mon Jul 11, 2022 12:53 pm
A Seabee wrote: Mon Jul 11, 2022 2:01 am I am thrilled to belong to this community. the forum is very informative and people are polite and welcoming. I learn something new every time I visit

Wish we had a like button
What he said ^
We had a like button in the past, most folks didn't like it so it went away.
by WYSIWYG
Mon Jul 11, 2022 3:03 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Lantern Cases
Replies: 13
Views: 441

Re: Lantern Cases

The short answer is yes.

I can think of at least three different cases, and they are not universal some wont work with some lanterns
by WYSIWYG
Sun Jul 10, 2022 10:03 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: NorthStar 2000 generator question
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Re: NorthStar 2000 generator question

The really stubborn ones get this treatment
They aren't much good afterwards but I got it apart

In a answer to your question, it is "box" shaped so that a small socket will fit on it during assembly.

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by WYSIWYG
Sun Jul 10, 2022 3:05 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: NorthStar 2000 generator question
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Re: NorthStar 2000 generator question

A proper sized wrench would probably be a better choice of tool for that job
by WYSIWYG
Sun Jul 10, 2022 3:09 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: new store in Eden NC, coleman heavy
Replies: 48
Views: 809

Re: new store in Eden NC, coleman heavy

Keep an eye on your vent nuts and fuel caps!! I've watched lanterns at antique stores slowly loose their parts as they are waiting to be sold
by WYSIWYG
Sun Jul 10, 2022 1:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: new store in Eden NC, coleman heavy
Replies: 48
Views: 809

Re: new store in Eden NC, coleman heavy

Maybe a repair counter? Bring in you old dead and dying? May be a source for new inventory too? The Army Navy surplus store in the antique district in Orange county Ca. Has a area where it is obvious that they are doing repairs, I've never met the guy doing them but he has parts and repair tickets ...
by WYSIWYG
Sat Jul 09, 2022 9:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Got a line on some possible uncommon 200s/ update
Replies: 39
Views: 656

Re: Got a line on some possible uncommon 200s

Looks like you got a slanted lamp too !! 🤣🤣
by WYSIWYG
Sat Jul 09, 2022 6:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: what has friarmike ben up to
Replies: 25
Views: 449

Re: what has friarmike ben up to

I was just wondering the same thing ! It's good to hear that you are ok. you can rack up some frequent flyer miles and take that trip to Costa Rice for free !!
by WYSIWYG
Sat Jul 09, 2022 5:24 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What is this, do I want it?
Replies: 15
Views: 291

Re: What is this, do I want it?

You probably.don't need to worry about it now it's probably already sold.
When you see something you don't recognize and it's cheap. Buy it.. then ask questions

That how I got my San Diego lantern for less than I usually pay for lunch !!
by WYSIWYG
Thu Jul 07, 2022 3:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Rats!!! I've been exposed
Replies: 45
Views: 1204

Re: Rats!!! I've been exposed

Today I feel pretty good ! Most my symptoms have subsided, starting to get my appetite back. Never lost sense of smell,
Thanks for all the well wishes,
by WYSIWYG
Thu Jul 07, 2022 12:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman 533 generators ( edit 04/09/2022 its discontinued)
Replies: 43
Views: 956

Re: Coleman 533 generators ( edit 04/09/2022 its discontinued)

I clicked the link on my work laptop and the anti virus software popped up a big red box and said I could not visit the site.

said it was a Malicious URL and that the certificate was invalid
by WYSIWYG
Wed Jul 06, 2022 3:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What do you all think of my collection of workbench lubes and oils?
Replies: 21
Views: 340

Re: What do you all think of my collection of workbench lubes and oils?

I think I still have some 111 trichloroethane and a few other of the "good" solvents in the garage.
by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 05, 2022 9:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Rats!!! I've been exposed
Replies: 45
Views: 1204

Re: Rats!!! I've been exposed

on my way to pick up some more testing materials !



by WYSIWYG
Tue Jul 05, 2022 9:47 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Rats!!! I've been exposed
Replies: 45
Views: 1204

Re: Rats!!! I've been exposed

Yea, I've had worse hangovers.

the bad part is I had to cancel my trip to visit my customer in Winnipeg, but my install in Valencia,Cal. I should be able to make so only impacted one customer