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by jun
Sun Aug 23, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lurker found AUSTRAMAX
Replies: 10
Views: 124

Lurker found AUSTRAMAX

[QUOTE username=Guff userid=1650365 postid=1312621725]It's an nice early Australian Austramax lantern.<br />I would not classify it as rare, but certainly a hard to find and sought after early model.<br />The Austramax lanterns first came on the scene in Australia from mid to late 1940, and those on...
by jun
Sat Aug 22, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lurker found AUSTRAMAX
Replies: 10
Views: 124

Lurker found AUSTRAMAX

Thanks Mel for posting pic
by jun
Sat Aug 22, 2020 2:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lurker found AUSTRAMAX
Replies: 10
Views: 124

Lurker found AUSTRAMAX

Long time lurker just found a nice AUSTRAMAX<br />Sorry this rookie is having a hard time uploading pic<br /><br />So the history of the lantern from the granddaughter was that it was bought home by his grandpa a military surgeon based in Australia during WW2 who treated GIs who were in the Bataan d...
by jun
Fri Feb 03, 2012 5:10 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Por-15 Question
Replies: 6
Views: 717

Por-15 Question

Hey Tom, try it 1st on the beater tank I gave you and see how that goes.

by jun
Fri Jan 27, 2012 7:30 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: help with an AGM stove - Coleman 500 look-alike
Replies: 15
Views: 1858

help with an AGM stove - Coleman 500 look-alike

<B><FONT color=#0000ff>I got the maroon 6206 with a crack fount. I took it all apart but have no use for them. Looks like you need an adapter to use on a Coleman fount??</FONT></B><BR><B><FONT color=#0000ff></FONT></B> <BR><B><FONT color=#0000ff>I wonder if the wind screen will work on a 500. I know...
by jun
Fri Jan 13, 2012 3:00 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Tank ID
Replies: 8
Views: 806

Tank ID

I wish I have the rest of the stove.

I'm hoping someone can ID this and take it - I'm tired of moving it around...

My guess it's a Kampkook due to the knob that locks into the stove when engage but........
by jun
Thu Jan 12, 2012 11:31 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Tank ID
Replies: 8
Views: 806

Tank ID

<P>Anybody recognize this Tank or could use it.<BR><IMG border=0 hspace=0 alt="" align=baseline src="http://i611.photobucket.com/albums/tt199/buckwheatos/P1010552.jpg"><BR><BR><IMG border=0 hspace=0 alt="" align=baseline src="http://i611.photobucket.com/albums/tt199/buckwheatos/P1010553.jpg"></P><P>...
by jun
Tue Jan 10, 2012 6:23 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Lantern production dates - do these exist? 200A - 220/228
Replies: 11
Views: 1054

Lantern production dates - do these exist? 200A - 220/228

Guilty as charged.. El Cheapo Buckwheatos!!!!
by jun
Wed Dec 21, 2011 3:53 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: 426c valve stem backing
Replies: 12
Views: 890

426c valve stem backing

Just go order the proper packing from Cigar Mike/OCP and avoid the trouble....

by jun
Mon Nov 21, 2011 7:48 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Inverted Thermos Instructions Wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 660

Inverted Thermos Instructions Wanted

PM me your email address and I'll send you a scanned copy

by jun
Fri Aug 26, 2011 9:04 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Check valve fitting leaking
Replies: 15
Views: 1547

Check valve fitting leaking

any pics?
by jun
Tue Aug 16, 2011 2:57 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Sears Ted Williams Stove
Replies: 19
Views: 2603

Sears Ted Williams Stove

I'll pay $5, if in good shape - tops $20
by jun
Mon Aug 15, 2011 6:44 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: New Obsession
Replies: 25
Views: 1627

New Obsession

Welcome Greg!!! FJLC one of my favorites having rolled a 73 Yellow with White Top and a 76 Green with a White Top not necessarily in that order. Boy - was I in trouble with my parents
by jun
Tue Jul 26, 2011 5:33 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Fuel stains
Replies: 17
Views: 1243

Fuel stains

Hey Shawn, don't confuse this with 275 skid marks!!!! LOL!!!
by jun
Wed Jul 13, 2011 5:02 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: 200A Questions - But First, an Intro...
Replies: 52
Views: 2827

200A Questions - But First, an Intro...

Chris, the only thing I am aware off that FLOATS is a Turd!!! LOL!!!

by jun
Wed Jul 13, 2011 4:59 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Coleman 242C lantern won't stay lit
Replies: 28
Views: 5028

Coleman 242C lantern won't stay lit

Hopefully you can join the NorCal gathering!!!! Your pretty close compare to us from SoCal!!!

by jun
Wed Jul 13, 2011 3:54 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: 200A Questions - But First, an Intro...
Replies: 52
Views: 2827

200A Questions - But First, an Intro...

<b><FONT color=#0000ff>Hey Doug, if you need any help what so ever I am in OC - Mission Viejo. You are welcome to bring your stuff over or I can visit - It seems you are in the SMOG Angeles area (LA). There are other SOCAL guys in the forum!!!</FONT></b><br><b><FONT color=#0000ff></FONT></b> <br><b>...
by jun
Mon Jul 11, 2011 5:29 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Coleman 242C lantern won't stay lit
Replies: 28
Views: 5028

Coleman 242C lantern won't stay lit

Welcome!!!!

by jun
Sun Jul 10, 2011 4:16 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Prentiss Wabers 418 stencil
Replies: 16
Views: 1866

Prentiss Wabers 418 stencil

"Eagle Eye John" does not missed anything!!!!

Quality piece of work on the labels BTW!!!
by jun
Fri Jul 01, 2011 6:16 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: How to strip nickel fount-update-
Replies: 13
Views: 1648

How to strip nickel fount-update-

I use Citric Acid with hot water and then wool away with 0000 steel wool after soaking. Got the trick from our in house practitioner Dr Coleman. He has a thread I believe in the how to.....
by jun
Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:01 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Porcelain repair and Nickle plating
Replies: 20
Views: 8550

Porcelain repair and Nickle plating

Allright Paul, it looks like you got the Teddy in Pasadena that John mentioned to me a few weeks ago - Welcome to the forum!!!!
by jun
Thu May 26, 2011 4:33 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Cabin stove refurbishment
Replies: 18
Views: 1652

Cabin stove refurbishment

NICE!!!!!!!!!!!
by jun
Wed Jan 12, 2011 11:23 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: PW Stove Check Valve
Replies: 7
Views: 603

PW Stove Check Valve

Chanco just reminded me on what I did on the 2 that I have to work - now with John and Erik. I guess it became a PW42Bomb with John.
by jun
Wed Jan 12, 2011 5:30 am
Forum: FAQ, Contact List, Forum Rules and Guidelines & Links
Topic: AN OPEN LETTER TO ALL FORUM MEMBERS
Replies: 102
Views: 13719

AN OPEN LETTER TO ALL FORUM MEMBERS

Congratulations Mike!

by jun
Sat Jan 08, 2011 3:20 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: PW M1942 bomb
Replies: 15
Views: 1424

PW M1942 bomb

<P>You got it BIG E!!! hehehe!!!!<IMG border=0 align=absMiddle src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v300/Murff/Emoticons/sFun_mischieviousbig.gif"><IMG border=0 align=absMiddle src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v300/Murff/Emoticons/sFun_mischieviousbig.gif"><IMG border=0 align=absMiddle src="...
by jun
Fri Jan 07, 2011 5:03 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Little pump cap screw
Replies: 12
Views: 1235

Little pump cap screw

<P>Nice lantern David and oh BTW to save you the trouble of finding the proper screw - just send the lantern to me and I will be happy to care of it.<IMG border=0 align=absMiddle src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v300/Murff/Emoticons/sHa_yes2.gif"><IMG border=0 align=absMiddle src="http://img.p...
by jun
Fri Jan 07, 2011 4:56 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: PW M1942 bomb
Replies: 15
Views: 1424

PW M1942 bomb

<P style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="LINE-HEIGHT: 115%; FONT-FAMILY: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; FONT-SIZE: 10pt">OH Man!!! Erik and John still got pulse and respiration. I have to come up with a better plan so I can hoard lanterns and stoves. The PWbombs failed me. I might have ...
by jun
Wed Jan 05, 2011 8:05 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Military lantern question
Replies: 39
Views: 14444

Military lantern question

John, you won't believe what I picked up tonight - dirt cheap.
My 1st AGM Single Stove, Optimus Stove No 8, 2 pocket stove A46 and B46 all complete, 3 canteens and 2 mesh kits


I know, need pictures - but I just got home to pick it up maybe tomorrow with my after xmass find

by jun
Wed Jan 05, 2011 3:09 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Military lantern question
Replies: 39
Views: 14444

Military lantern question

John - YOU SUCK!!!

by jun
Wed Jan 05, 2011 1:38 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: 200A large fount
Replies: 26
Views: 2623

200A large fount

Can you use or create an adapter on the 220 so it will take 200/A or 242 valve assy? Has anybody tried or done this method?

by jun
Mon Jan 03, 2011 10:42 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: PW M1942 bomb
Replies: 15
Views: 1424

PW M1942 bomb

Yikes!!!

by jun
Mon Jan 03, 2011 1:14 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: PW M1942 bomb
Replies: 15
Views: 1424

PW M1942 bomb

John, how else can I get any more lanterns it you are still lurking around LOL!!!

BTW - I don't fully pressurized them when I light them up and I've only noticed leak on the one Ergoscup got but they both work for me.

Must be OE - Operator Error LOL!!!
by jun
Sun Jan 02, 2011 2:34 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Old Coleman? Table Lamps
Replies: 37
Views: 5364

Old Coleman? Table Lamps

I saw one last Tuesday in mint and working condition. Didn't know what it was and should have taken a picture. Being so cheap I was willing to fork out a $100 until the guys said he wanted $1500. I mentioned this to John (StanDahl) yesterday on his visit. I might have to work on the guy to bring the...
by jun
Fri Dec 31, 2010 5:19 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: 36 Threads Per Inch Valve Wheel Button Head Screw?
Replies: 11
Views: 2211

36 Threads Per Inch Valve Wheel Button Head Screw?

Chris, I can't beleive there is a shortage of screws in your neck of the woods?? For sure there is no shortage in OC - LOL!!!


by jun
Thu Dec 23, 2010 7:55 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Big Flame Due to Burner Screen
Replies: 19
Views: 1337

Big Flame Due to Burner Screen

Steve, are you saying that those screens sag like boobies over time???

by jun
Mon Dec 13, 2010 8:46 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Hard starting 242.. or is it me?
Replies: 16
Views: 1050

Hard starting 242.. or is it me?

When I store all my lantern dry, I open the valve all the way so it does not compress the spring in the F/A tube - this way no need to stretch.

by jun
Wed Dec 01, 2010 6:19 am
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Q99 in slant?
Replies: 33
Views: 2674

Q99 in slant?

John, that is really really SWEETTTTTT!!!!!!!

by jun
Tue Nov 16, 2010 7:15 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Air O Gas Purchase
Replies: 19
Views: 1372

Air O Gas Purchase

I am soooo CHEAP!!!!!!!!!!!! but have done it one time or another with NO regrets. Our buddy John and Wolfy knows I am cheap and is probably going like this <IMG border=0 align=absMiddle src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v300/Murff/Emoticons/sHa_yes2.gif"><IMG border=0 align=absMiddle src="http...
by jun
Mon Aug 30, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: How-To & Safety Pages
Topic: Project 129
Replies: 20
Views: 5770

Project 129

Great reference!!! a must for saving