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by Trout
Tue Oct 19, 2021 1:05 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 413H: No Blue Flame until Secondary Burner is Lite
Replies: 4
Views: 100

Re: 413H: No Blue Flame until Secondary Burner is Lite

Read this link for ideas and possible causes:
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=28121
by Trout
Thu Oct 14, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Perplexed
Replies: 21
Views: 474

Re: Perplexed

Cottage_hill_bill wrote: Thu Oct 14, 2021 2:29 pm Already tried swapping burners. No difference.
My bad, I thought you had swapped the whole stove not just the rings and burner bowl.
by Trout
Thu Oct 14, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Perplexed
Replies: 21
Views: 474

Re: Perplexed

You could maybe narrow the cause down by swapping the main burners between this stove and the other that works properly. That could tell you whether the issue is with the burner or the bunsen/manifold.
Just spitballin' here.
by Trout
Sun Oct 10, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Pricker rod crimper
Replies: 24
Views: 534

Re: Pricker rod crimper

Thanks Murff, much better.
by Trout
Sun Oct 10, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Pricker rod crimper
Replies: 24
Views: 534

Re: Pricker rod crimper

moondogman wrote: Sat Oct 09, 2021 11:35 pm Well I guess dont know how to post a link
It doesn't show up for me either. Can you post a description so I can use Search?
Thanks.
by Trout
Wed Sep 29, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Coleman Stove Fuel Tank Storage
Replies: 10
Views: 280

Re: Coleman Stove Fuel Tank Storage

+1 with Stovie & TSPORT.

Throw in a propane converter only if you think someone else might have to use it that doesn't know liquid gas operation.
by Trout
Wed Sep 29, 2021 12:32 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Where to buy new 220F fuel pump assembly?
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Re: Where to buy new 220F fuel pump assembly?

OCP will have the parts you need. https://www.oldcolemanparts.com/

I relieve pressure before I store my lanterns.
by Trout
Tue Sep 28, 2021 9:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) Making bread
Replies: 28
Views: 548

Re: (OT) Making bread

kb0hae wrote: Tue Sep 28, 2021 8:52 pm A few years back some friends got a bread machine.
Hmm...what's a bread machine?
by Trout
Sat Sep 25, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Finally got one 6/66
Replies: 11
Views: 282

Re: Finally got one 6/66

outlawmws wrote: Sat Sep 25, 2021 1:51 am Awesome! I'd like a 666. Preference for a 200 however.
I happen to have a 6/66 200A sitting on my desk right now. It's a devil of a lantern and have been bouncing back and forth between restoring or passing it on.
by Trout
Sat Sep 25, 2021 7:38 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Todays find, Svea 123R
Replies: 6
Views: 166

Re: Todays find, Svea 123R

Score!.
It's in great shape for a great price.
by Trout
Sat Sep 25, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) Making bread
Replies: 28
Views: 548

Re: (OT) Making bread

Looks great Moses, can almost smell it from here.

I bake bread mostly in my deep Dutch Oven. Both inside and outside on the coals.
by Trout
Sat Sep 25, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: How to empty fuel tank?
Replies: 11
Views: 192

Re: How to empty fuel tank?

I siphon it out 99%. Then I stick a tightly rolled up paper towel in to get the last dribble with tank tilted so any remaining fuel puddles right below the filler hole. If it's to be shipped then I add Steve's compressed air routine.
by Trout
Mon Sep 20, 2021 6:57 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 222 series jet size
Replies: 47
Views: 543

Re: 222 series jet size

Our 8th grade literature teacher told that joke with the Soviets sending the US the drill bit and we sent it back with the hole drilled through it. This was during the Cold War so that was the only way our teacher was going to be telling it.
by Trout
Mon Sep 20, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 222 series jet size
Replies: 47
Views: 543

Re: 222 series jet size

Deanofid wrote: Mon Sep 20, 2021 5:30 pm
So Mike (trout), if you want to wait a couple weeks you can be the test guy for a couple of new .005" gas tips.
I'm game Dean! It's not like I have to use that lantern anytime soon. Thanks.
Mike
by Trout
Sun Sep 19, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 222 series jet size
Replies: 47
Views: 543

Re: 222 series jet size

Not that I remember. But I did try an accessory pricker that came with one of my 427s.
by Trout
Sun Sep 19, 2021 2:12 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 222 series jet size
Replies: 47
Views: 543

Re: 222 series jet size

Thanks Toby, that's the list I was looking for.
by Trout
Sun Sep 19, 2021 2:05 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 222 series jet size
Replies: 47
Views: 543

Re: 222 series jet size

Thanks Dean, That makes sense looking at the pricker it's super thin compared to most gens I deal with. I will probably end up just buying a new generator. This jet is not clearing with any chemicals I throw at it and I have nothing that fine to try pushing through it.
by Trout
Sun Sep 19, 2021 1:41 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 222 series jet size
Replies: 47
Views: 543

222 series jet size

Anyone know the jet size on the 222-226 etc generators? The generator information lists seem to be gone.
Thanks
by Trout
Wed Sep 01, 2021 9:15 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My first rework
Replies: 17
Views: 251

Re: My first rework

Gunhippie wrote: Wed Sep 01, 2021 9:11 pm My green paint B '51 has the year left, too.

No idea when this changed or if it was up to the guy on the tooling line for each run.
I just checked my B '51 and it's like yours, number/letter. Never dawned on me the '41 was different.
by Trout
Wed Sep 01, 2021 9:06 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My first rework
Replies: 17
Views: 251

Re: My first rework

Beautiful! Congrats on the retirement thing! I just seem to get tireder. Look below the fuel bung on the fount side. The date should be either side of the "Made In". https://live.staticflickr.com/1856/42579467220_342bc5ce72_b.jpg You can see the 47 there. B is on the other side. I never realized th...
by Trout
Wed Sep 01, 2021 2:08 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Out of town errands
Replies: 5
Views: 165

Out of town errands

I had to run some out of town errands yesterday morning and picked these up while I was out.
I have lots of 200As but this is the first Blackband I've run across in almost 10 years of collecting.
by Trout
Tue Aug 31, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It's 243 Day !!
Replies: 22
Views: 285

Re: It's 243 Day !!

My 243A
by Trout
Thu Aug 26, 2021 12:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's see those 237s
Replies: 23
Views: 366

Re: Let's see those 237s

My only 237A, and felt lucky to get it.
by Trout
Wed Aug 25, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 550A stove differences?
Replies: 7
Views: 143

Re: 550A stove differences?

The generators are the same for both stoves. Not sure if any internal parts are different, but here are the exterior differences that I found. The A has flame proof material between the burner bowl and the frame, B does not. Aluminum pump cap with clip, B has the plastic lock in pump cap. Fuel valv...
by Trout
Tue Aug 24, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Light Output
Replies: 28
Views: 537

Re: Light Output

Wow! I feel like an old Newbie now.
:)
by Trout
Tue Aug 24, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 550A stove differences?
Replies: 7
Views: 143

Re: 550A stove differences?

Mike, Maybe you know, there is a separate kerosene generator for them also. It has the V notches in the flair attachment nut. Yes, I had read about that but was going to ask about it next. I got this entire assembly along with the stove. The question is; does one really have to change out the F/A t...
by Trout
Tue Aug 24, 2021 2:10 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Craigslist & Coleman....
Replies: 26
Views: 634

Re: Craigslist & Coleman....

Our local craigslist seems to have quite a few GPA's listed, with no buyers as they are a couple of weeks or so. The economy, saturation of collectables or?.... I'm in the center of the state(AZ) and the vast majority of what I see around here on CL is greatly overpriced common stuff. When somethin...
by Trout
Tue Aug 24, 2021 1:51 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Wooden Lantern Box
Replies: 28
Views: 560

Re: Wooden Lantern Box

This is a $1 instrument box I got at the Flea that I adapted to carry a 502 in the bottom and my BDay 220 on top.
by Trout
Tue Aug 24, 2021 1:34 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 550A stove differences?
Replies: 7
Views: 143

550A stove differences?

Anybody know the differences between the 550A and B stoves?
Are the white gas generators the same?
by Trout
Tue Aug 17, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Light Output
Replies: 28
Views: 537

Re: Light Output

Welcome from a fellow Paysonite. I always assumed you resided in Globe. :)
by Trout
Sun Aug 15, 2021 11:35 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 227 day
Replies: 21
Views: 322

Re: 227 day

Here's mine. Non captured.
by Trout
Thu Aug 12, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What uncommon item did you get early?
Replies: 55
Views: 1058

Re: What uncommon item did you get early?

I found my Air-O before my first L327.
I found my USFS 427 before my L227.
by Trout
Thu Aug 12, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sleepless
Replies: 8
Views: 244

Re: Sleepless

Oops that was a PM. I was at Willow. Rained almost the entire time.
by Trout
Wed Aug 11, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sleepless
Replies: 8
Views: 244

Re: Sleepless

Thanks guys. And this morning I seem to have over slept. I use 4lb test with 5x tipper leader. Since trout is the only game fish I go for that is sufficient most times. That said, I did lose a fish to a broken the line yesterday but I wrote that off to the line getting old and it needs to be changed...
by Trout
Wed Aug 11, 2021 2:38 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sleepless
Replies: 8
Views: 244

Sleepless

Woke up at 3AM and couldn't get back to sleep.
So what to do, what to do. So I went fishing. :)

I hadn't been able to get away to go fishing for months but these made up for it.
The top one is 16".

AZ reduced the limit on trout this year to only 4 per day this year.
by Trout
Sat Aug 07, 2021 1:15 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Waffle iron and Russian stove
Replies: 5
Views: 161

Re: Waffle iron and Russian stove

How big is the Waffle iron?
I have an aluminum stand that you can have for the postage if it will fit your iron. The inner diameter is a skosh over 5 1/8" and 8" overall outside diameter.
by Trout
Wed Aug 04, 2021 3:12 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Joke time!
Replies: 35
Views: 823

Re: Joke time!

Another oldie:

A horse walks into a bar.

Bartender asks 'Why the long face?."
by Trout
Sun Jul 25, 2021 10:25 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Milspec! '59 Coleman w/Quad glass
Replies: 20
Views: 176

Re: Milspec! '59 Coleman w/Quad glass

I have an Armstrong Products('77) and SMP('86) that have very faint pebbling but neither as course as what's on that lantern. You wouldn't even notice it on these unless you were specificly looking for it.
by Trout
Sun Jul 25, 2021 5:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) Cast Iron; Wagner 1388 Chef's pan
Replies: 10
Views: 235

Re: (OT) Cast Iron; Wagner 1388 Chef's pan

That cleaned up well.
I have a 9 " unmarked chefs skillet that became my favorite as soon as I got it.
by Trout
Sun Jul 25, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: A couple recent oddball finds.
Replies: 17
Views: 232

Re: A couple recent oddball finds.

Dang nice stuff......and the radiant, aint a lot of those around!. I've got a Ready-Glo, but mine has a mickey-mouse screen radiant, which works. Keith, I have a ReadyGlo but have done nothing with it because there is no radiant (or grill). I think Steve may have been the one to mention that a radi...
by Trout
Fri Jul 23, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How often do you clean the dust of your unused lantern?
Replies: 26
Views: 380

Re: How often do you clean the dust of your unused lantern?

I have somewhere in the vicinity of 140 -150 lanterns in the house and dust a lantern before I light it. For the 8 or 9 years prior to the pandemic I made it a rule that they would ALL be dusted and lit at least once a year. For whatever reason that stopped during the pandemic and has yet to kick ba...
by Trout
Thu Jul 22, 2021 12:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 202s day to shine
Replies: 37
Views: 386

Re: 202s day to shine

I think this was my second or third one.
by Trout
Fri Jul 02, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How the gas mantle made lamps 10X brighter
Replies: 5
Views: 191

Re: How the gas mantle made lamps 10X brighter

My son sent this one to me as well. Watched it yesterday. Looking forward to his next one.
by Trout
Thu Jun 24, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lantern Technologies Video
Replies: 3
Views: 122

Lantern Technologies Video

My son sent this to me yesterday and I'll pass it along for your viewing pleasure. I know some of us have lamps and lanterns outside of the GPA realm.

by Trout
Thu Jun 10, 2021 6:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Drought?
Replies: 35
Views: 625

Re: Drought?

Our Tonto National (AZ) has been under Stage 1 restrictions since May 14 and going to Stage 2 to tomorrow.
by Trout
Mon Jun 07, 2021 6:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2021 Garage sale thread
Replies: 288
Views: 4294

Re: 2021 Garage sale thread

I got this 9D a couple of weeks back. This is as found.
Just got it running yesterday.
by Trout
Sun May 30, 2021 1:22 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Would you buy this?
Replies: 20
Views: 291

Re: Would you buy this?

I would have to see it in person. It's been my experience that photos just don't show enough of the true condition. It appears to have been left out in the rain or at least extremely damp conditions for way too many years. Even in the photo the rust on the frame looks looks heavy, like pitting rust....
by Trout
Fri May 28, 2021 12:26 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 9D stove generator problem
Replies: 7
Views: 111

Re: 9D stove generator problem

I'm not finding a parts list for the 9D but I found an exploded view of a 9E and the part number looks to be 471-238. I see OCP has a 471-2381. I think I'll take a chance and order that one. It 'looks' right enough.
Thanks again guys.
by Trout
Thu May 27, 2021 11:46 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 9D stove generator problem
Replies: 7
Views: 111

Re: 9D stove generator problem

https://www.oldcolemanparts.com/search.php?mode=search&page=1&keep_https=yes Here's the list I found from my OCP search. Not sure yet if one of these works for your stove. I imagine Cigar Mike will know if you give him a call. Thanks John. The only things that come up for me at that link at two scr...
by Trout
Thu May 27, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 9D stove generator problem
Replies: 7
Views: 111

9D stove generator problem

I picked up a 9D stove a few weeks back and have just now gotten to work on it. The generator wire tip (pricker) stuck in the orifice and has broken off the rod. The nice thing (I guess it's nice) is that the wire tip has a separate holder that screws into the long control rod. Does anyone know if t...