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by gpaguy
Tue Jun 15, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT river rock potholes.. got any?
Replies: 18
Views: 223

Re: OT river rock potholes.. got any?

Pretty wild. Rocks that can bore holes in other rocks.
by gpaguy
Sun Jun 13, 2021 10:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman shouldnt have dropped this model
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: Coleman shouldnt have dropped this model

Agree. There my favorite single burner stoves that have withstood the test of time and these newer stoves that they already discontinued the generators for...Good luck.
by gpaguy
Sun Jun 13, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Weekend Score
Replies: 12
Views: 205

Re: Weekend Score

Dremwolf wrote: Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:57 pm
gpaguy wrote: Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:32 pm Pic's or it didn't happen !
I was joking about that but those look good. :) AC plywood ?
by gpaguy
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:32 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Weekend Score
Replies: 12
Views: 205

Re: Weekend Score

Pic's or it didn't happen !
by gpaguy
Sun Jun 13, 2021 2:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: BB Shake Option?
Replies: 24
Views: 239

Re: BB Shake Option?

You would probably end up with a hammer tone finish on the inside of your tank. I've always been a fan of coarse thread screws anyway.
by gpaguy
Sat Jun 12, 2021 7:04 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman NL323 score
Replies: 21
Views: 400

Re: Coleman NL323 score

Welcome to the NL323 club. Looks like a very nice untouched original example.
by gpaguy
Thu Jun 10, 2021 2:46 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Drought?
Replies: 35
Views: 570

Re: Drought?

It's been hot and humid with enough rain too make everything max green cut your grass twice a week in Western Pa.. Kind of like living in a freakin green house.
by gpaguy
Tue Jun 08, 2021 4:24 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Another episode of Customer States,
Replies: 26
Views: 229

Re: Another episode of Customer States,

We have a Cat 303 mini excavator at work with a thumb. Curling the bucket while applying thumb pressure to pick up whatever your picking up will only result in the thumb pressure cylinder retracting depending on how much you curl. You can't actually tell how hard your gripping something unless you s...
by gpaguy
Mon Jun 07, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sad news; another closing
Replies: 20
Views: 492

Re: Sad news; another closing

I remember a guy coming to this forum who was trying to buy or get control of the Coleman company. He was a descendent of the original Coleman family. If he doesn't hurry up there isn't going to be anything left of Coleman.
by gpaguy
Mon Jun 07, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The vent is amazing but the "globe" is REALLY novel.
Replies: 9
Views: 301

Re: The vent is amazing but the "globe" is REALLY novel.

In my early days of collecting I bought an Arc lantern from Thailand that someone made a globe for just like this one. Sure didn't look right on an Arc but it was perfectly functional. I still have that globe here. I parted the Arc out.
by gpaguy
Sun Jun 06, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Three Horse Bridge
Replies: 2
Views: 109

Re: Three Horse Bridge

I wouldn't want to be those 2 x 8's right now.
by gpaguy
Sun Jun 06, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: "Rare" 200A
Replies: 6
Views: 224

Re: "Rare" 200A

This morning at my local flea a seller had a 220D lantern with rusty vent, frame and collar and rough looking tank but original globe for 85 dollars. Left it there.
by gpaguy
Sun Jun 06, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well, Mike has done it again...
Replies: 12
Views: 483

Re: Well, Mike has done it again...

I just sent in an order and was wondering who Rob@oldcoleman parts is.
by gpaguy
Fri Jun 04, 2021 4:14 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: “The good old days”. Were they really that good? And would you go back?
Replies: 33
Views: 486

Re: “The good old days”. Were they really that good? And would you go back?

I'm even further back than you from computers and video games. When I was a kid we did all the outdoor stuff to occupy are time. These days I hardly ever see kids outdoors playing and people are so worried there cell phone battery's are going to die which apparently they can't function with out. Kin...
by gpaguy
Fri Jun 04, 2021 3:43 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lanterns from Herter's 1967
Replies: 30
Views: 402

Re: Lanterns from Herter's 1967

I recently got a brief look thru a 1962 Spiegel's catalog and seen a few non Coleman models listed. Was thinking it would be neat to see the Brooklure lanterns listed in older Spiegels catalogs which there are plenty of on the auction site but I don't know what year or years catalogs to look for and...
by gpaguy
Fri Jun 04, 2021 3:21 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: EBay buyer beware fake Red 335
Replies: 34
Views: 825

Re: EBay buyer beware fake Red 335

Hi everyone; I noticed your post and I hope you don't mind me asking the experts. How many red 335 issues were there? I see from above that there are possibly three - 6/70, 8/70, and 11/70. I have seen the 6/70 with the Colex globe but not on the other months (No.4 USA). I was told the June 1970 wi...
by gpaguy
Sat May 29, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: where is banjoman.
Replies: 11
Views: 364

Re: where is banjoman.

A lot of people are being drawn to Facebook Coleman collectors and other related groups. They welcome 35 or 40 people at a time. I go there myself but like it here better. Never been a big Facebook fan because I don't like putting my personal info out for everyone to see. Facebook Coleman Collectors...
by gpaguy
Sat May 29, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Gold bond extreme?
Replies: 26
Views: 488

Re: Gold bond extreme?

I remember when I first got into collecting seeing these really nice Gold Bond 200A's selling for 600 + , and thought that crazy that collectors would pay that much for a 70's model lantern. Now look at them. I got a GPA item ( not coleman ) recently that is 1 of only two known and the only other is...
by gpaguy
Sun May 23, 2021 11:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Thermos crew
Replies: 17
Views: 305

Re: Thermos crew

Got a few hanging around here. E. The doubles https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51199700875_6fdb6cf07d.jpg And the singles https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51197928037_57708a4014.jpg Don't get me started on the stoves. ^ Maniac ^ ? LOL. Now I'm starting to feel bad for leaving one of these sit...
by gpaguy
Fri May 21, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 3 for $5 yard sale special.
Replies: 14
Views: 346

Re: 3 for $5 yard sale special.

There's a guy running around town here in an antique car that has one of these hanging of the front of his car but were not even close to a desert environment here so it's decoration.
I didn't know J.C. Higgins and AGM made them. I have two different sized colemans here.
by gpaguy
Fri May 21, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What is this thing?
Replies: 10
Views: 214

Re: What is this thing?

It's a plumbers lead melting pot from back in the days when they had to seal joints on pipe.
by gpaguy
Thu May 20, 2021 9:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cicada Activity
Replies: 24
Views: 313

Re: Cicada Activity

I haven't heard any yet here in Pa.. We had some cold weather here recently that was predicted to delay there appearance.
by gpaguy
Thu May 20, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Camp
Replies: 15
Views: 332

Re: Camp

It looks like you are having fun in the mountains of pa.. Can't wait to get over there myself.
by gpaguy
Thu May 20, 2021 7:16 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Where do you find your lanterns
Replies: 32
Views: 518

Re: Where do you find your lanterns

Keeping an eye on what your neighbors are putting out to the curb on trash days have brought me a few scores including a Coleman 326 Air O Gas stove.
by gpaguy
Wed May 19, 2021 8:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Stove stand purchase at a vintage trailer rally
Replies: 8
Views: 288

Re: Stove stand purchase at a vintage trailer rally

I have a Basford stove stand here and the OP's picture is not like it. I have never seen a stove stand with those rods on the lower legs.
by gpaguy
Mon May 17, 2021 12:41 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: One pricey lantern!
Replies: 13
Views: 304

Re: One pricey lantern!

Well the last two Arcs to sell on Ebay both were near or over 4 grand.
by gpaguy
Sun May 16, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OMG! What have we done??
Replies: 60
Views: 1019

Re: OMG! What have we done??

This score belongs to Mike? I thought he wanted to retire. He isn't going to retire anytime soon if he has to sell all of those listing 5 or 10 of them a week on Ebay.
by gpaguy
Sat May 15, 2021 8:33 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OMG! What have we done??
Replies: 60
Views: 1019

Re: OMG! What have we done??

florida_grown wrote: Sat May 15, 2021 3:02 am Curious as to what this big hat is.
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Looks like an Akron/Radiant lantern grouped with various other Akron models.
by gpaguy
Sat May 15, 2021 8:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OMG! What have we done??
Replies: 60
Views: 1019

Re: OMG! What have we done??

Murff. You cleaning out your storage locker again ?
by gpaguy
Sat May 15, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Problem solved
Replies: 13
Views: 252

Re: Problem solved

Clever use of a drone. I bought one recently and it's a lot of fun with the neighborhood dogs and I can't wait till I find my first hornets and Yellow jackets nest's.
by gpaguy
Fri May 14, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Watch collectors? 1936 Gruen Curvex
Replies: 19
Views: 311

Re: OT: Watch collectors? 1936 Gruen Curvex

I know nothing of watches but that looks like a quality made piece that is worth some bucks.
by gpaguy
Thu May 13, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Picked up this strange little fella today.
Replies: 6
Views: 303

Re: Picked up this strange little fella today.

Your lucky you got that refill adapter with yours. It took me a long time to find one for my stove. Now you need the lantern.
by gpaguy
Tue May 11, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The SOB has his own Exit!
Replies: 10
Views: 358

Re: The SOB has his own Exit!

I here he frequents Australia too.
by gpaguy
Tue May 11, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: courier company asking for proof of purging for lantern
Replies: 15
Views: 327

Re: courier company asking for proof of purging for lantern

If it's not flying give it too the USPS. They have delivered rancid fuel soaked boxes with stoves in them to me.
by gpaguy
Mon May 10, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Flaunting our wealth...
Replies: 28
Views: 607

Re: Flaunting our wealth...

Prices in Florida must be higher. I'm seeing $ 51.85 for 1/2" plywood at Lowes here in Pa., but yes it's still ridiculous.
by gpaguy
Sun May 09, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: EBay buyer beware fake Red 335
Replies: 34
Views: 825

Re: EBay buyer beware fake Red 335

This thing is on pace too sell for more than a real red 335.
by gpaguy
Fri May 07, 2021 2:05 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: EBay buyer beware fake Red 335
Replies: 34
Views: 825

Re: EBay buyer beware fake Red 335

by gpaguy
Thu May 06, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Over night power outage
Replies: 14
Views: 209

Re: Over night power outage

Well , It was fun while it lasted anyways.
by gpaguy
Wed May 05, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Mail call! More pictures!
Replies: 23
Views: 387

Re: Mail call!

That's about as nice as they can come. Congrats
by gpaguy
Tue May 04, 2021 11:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My turn! Guess what’s in the box!?
Replies: 16
Views: 222

Re: My turn! Guess what’s in the box!?

"How am I so lucky???? And why would Greg say “Is this Levi?”

He must of fell off the wagon again Levi. Just let it slide.
by gpaguy
Tue May 04, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anyone seen a plaque like this on a stove before?
Replies: 26
Views: 745

Re: Anyone seen a plaque like this on a stove before?

When you get this stove cleaned up you might want to contact Terry Marsh about it.
by gpaguy
Mon May 03, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to play...Guess what's in the box?
Replies: 44
Views: 417

Re: Time to play...Guess what's in the box?

Northman49 wrote: Mon May 03, 2021 7:20 pm I know squat about these OCDs. So is there anything marked "OCD" on the lantern or is it just on the box? More pics maybe?
there's often a number engraved into the tank nickle
by gpaguy
Mon May 03, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New road trip gpa!
Replies: 13
Views: 232

Re: New road trip gpa!

Was that from are favorite flea market ?
Those things are cool. I have a couple of them here.
I see there is a guy on Ebay that reproduces a two piece decal for these but you would need both pieces of tin to attach the decal too. And I don't know how they would hold up to use.
by gpaguy
Mon May 03, 2021 10:43 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Quick overnight camping trip
Replies: 19
Views: 226

Re: Quick overnight camping trip

Being that the Western US is covered with so much pine this seems like a devastating problem. Is it attacking different types of pine or just one ? What's this going to do to the lumber industry ?
by gpaguy
Mon May 03, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to play...Guess what's in the box?
Replies: 44
Views: 417

Re: Time to play...Guess what's in the box?

That's good enough for a week of walking around with a big smile on your face.
by gpaguy
Sun May 02, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Quick overnight camping trip
Replies: 19
Views: 226

Re: Quick overnight camping trip

You have a beetle out there that's killing the pine trees ? We have a beetle here in Pennsylvania called the Emerald Ash boring beetle that is beautiful with it's colors but really destructive to Ash trees. Dead Ash trees all over the place. We lost are Chestnut and Elm trees to a blight already and...
by gpaguy
Sun May 02, 2021 6:34 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Pick for the day
Replies: 12
Views: 289

Re: Pick for the day

Did you raid my favorite flea today ? Can I see a closeup of that Akron/Monky Wards lantern on the right in your pic. #2 ? I might have had that one in my hands today. Nice scores. was you in PENNSYLVANIA today? Do you have a messenger account or number to text. I have to jump through hoops to get ...
by gpaguy
Sat May 01, 2021 11:38 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Pick for the day
Replies: 12
Views: 289

Re: Pick for the day

Did you raid my favorite flea today ? Can I see a closeup of that Akron/Monky Wards lantern on the right in your pic. #2 ? I might have had that one in my hands today. Nice scores.
by gpaguy
Thu Apr 29, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Toronto cans
Replies: 17
Views: 243

Re: Toronto cans

Those cans are super cool. I have a couple of them here.
They also made an earlier version of gas can that is more difficult to find.
by gpaguy
Sun Apr 25, 2021 10:53 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: What is this generator?
Replies: 29
Views: 396

Re: What is this generator?

do these gennys have a steel rod in the lower end ? with packing up top I have a GS323 here that has a short section of steel rod in the bottom of it but it has no packing at the top. Something else I thought of...What about how far you thread the generator into valve and how far you thread the val...