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by gpaguy
Mon Jan 23, 2023 12:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Horton turns 100
Replies: 20
Views: 310

Re: Horton turns 100

Me thinks Horton was the original purchaser/owner of that lantern and unlike the lantern, is long sense dead
by gpaguy
Mon Jan 23, 2023 11:37 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: States and pressure lanterns.
Replies: 12
Views: 349

Re: States and pressure lanterns.

The South Eastern portion of Pennsylvania has produced by my count 7 Aladdin model A lanterns. IDoesn't sound like a lot but there are not many of that model in existence or being discovered anywhere else including in the state where they were produced. It is my belief that there was a retailer for ...
by gpaguy
Mon Jan 23, 2023 11:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: States and pressure lanterns.
Replies: 12
Views: 349

Re: States and pressure lanterns.

I can’t remember who but, on one of my threads about my Tilly someone was surprised I found one over here seeing they are typically across an ocean. Honestly I was surprised to see one in person at the time. There was a company in Pittsburgh Pa that was importing Tilly lanterns and heaters. If I re...
by gpaguy
Wed Jan 18, 2023 10:47 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT funny but not political thread
Replies: 891
Views: 32165

Re: OT funny but not political thread

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by gpaguy
Tue Jan 17, 2023 9:51 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Winter is keeping me down.
Replies: 13
Views: 316

Re: Winter is keeping me down.

" I know I live in an area where there should be great finds. " Really ? I'm about a 2 hour drive strait North of you and it kinda sucks around here. Yes, lots of commons, but only a very occasional Air O or Quicklite lantern. I do better poaching over in Ohio and have had pretty good luck in the mo...
by gpaguy
Mon Jan 09, 2023 11:27 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How did you get started?
Replies: 54
Views: 945

Re: How did you get started?

I was at a local flea market and ran across this little single burner stove that was made by Coleman and came with an aluminum case . Looked like a well built stove and wondered if it would work seller didn't know anything about it but He only wanted 12 bucks for it. So I bought it and brought it ho...
by gpaguy
Sun Jan 08, 2023 4:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Uh, a bit on the high side, BIN 400A genny
Replies: 14
Views: 341

Re: Uh, a bit on the high side, BIN 400A genny

Woo hoo. I think I have 5 of these I'm just sitting on. Nos. Don't have any stoves that use them. Got them in a parts lot of mostly stove generators at a local yard sale. The guy I got them from had worked at a service center and also did some sales work for Coleman. Paid 40 bucks for three boxes of...
by gpaguy
Thu Jan 05, 2023 3:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Strike while the iron is hot!
Replies: 13
Views: 462

Re: Strike while the iron is hot!

Who are the Lichens ? Are they anything like the " Little People " in that TZ episode ? lOL.
That looks like a pretty big job that would be more pleasant if done in the Summertime or in a big Heated garage.
by gpaguy
Thu Jan 05, 2023 2:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Finally found an Arc! Now with Fire 🔥
Replies: 19
Views: 472

Re: Finally found an Arc!

How he created his vents for those always amazed me.
A little more polishing and that will look great
by gpaguy
Wed Jan 04, 2023 12:25 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Snow Plows built nearby at work...
Replies: 8
Views: 349

Re: Snow Plows built nearby at work...

Those guys need front loaders with the biggest buckets you can equip them with.
by gpaguy
Tue Jan 03, 2023 1:02 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is there a modern equivalent for p/n 413-262 ?
Replies: 7
Views: 302

Re: Is there a modern equivalent for p/n 413-262 ?

As far as I know, the 413-262 is not in production and hasn’t been for decades. I have 2 in my parts stash. Neither came with the cleaner stem. Only one came with the detachable needle taped to the generator tube. I was able to get the needle and holder from OCP, probably in 2016, to go with my oth...
by gpaguy
Tue Jan 03, 2023 9:26 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is there a modern equivalent for p/n 413-262 ?
Replies: 7
Views: 302

Re: Is there a modern equivalent for p/n 413-262 ?

The newer generator with the skinny tip cleaner stem is far more common, so turning down the stem shouldn't be necessary. I've got a bunch of the newer version and only a couple of the older style. Do you have any 413E/F/G or 426B/C/D stoves to see if their generator works on your 385? No 413's her...
by gpaguy
Tue Jan 03, 2023 1:19 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is there a modern equivalent for p/n 413-262 ?
Replies: 7
Views: 302

Re: Is there a modern equivalent for p/n 413-262 ?

John. This was just the piece of information I was looking for. Thank you very much. I was looking at p/n 413-2621 and wondering. This generator is available and that was what I was hoping for. The thicker cleaning rod and replaceable tip is new news to me but Dean might be able to turn that one dow...
by gpaguy
Mon Jan 02, 2023 8:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New Years GPA Resolutions
Replies: 47
Views: 799

Re: New Years GPA Resolutions

Mark has a difficult search for a wild USFS lantern, but I plan to search around for a Preway 516, like this this one shown at CCS. I think we have the same odds of finding one. Well, maybe his odds are better. https://i.postimg.cc/cHJt0t3G/Screenshot-20230101-154546-Brave.jpg A member here found o...
by gpaguy
Mon Jan 02, 2023 12:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is there a modern equivalent for p/n 413-262 ?
Replies: 7
Views: 302

Is there a modern equivalent for p/n 413-262 ?

Coleman part numbers have always seemed a bit of a mystery to me. Are the first three digits pertaining to a particular model # ? In this case p/n 413-262, does the 413 have anything to do with the model 413 series of stoves ? The reason I ask is I am looking for a generator for a Coleman Canada mod...
by gpaguy
Sun Jan 01, 2023 2:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.
Replies: 14
Views: 579

Re: Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.

Looks like you nailed it Rodney. p/n 413-262 is what I need. Thanks Rodney.
by gpaguy
Sat Dec 31, 2022 4:22 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2023 OCP Patch Contest - Final winner in post #89
Replies: 106
Views: 2313

Re: 2023 OCP Patch Contest Starts Now!

In the past it was opened to second guesses In the past It was opened to second guesses if no one got it on the first round or someone's guess wasn't specific enough as to a particular version of a model and someone could still nail it. I'd bet that it has been guessed or Rob would would have said ...
by gpaguy
Fri Dec 30, 2022 11:53 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Buna-N Sheet Info Needed
Replies: 44
Views: 1096

Re: Buna-N Sheet Info Needed

by gpaguy
Fri Dec 30, 2022 11:04 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Buna-N Sheet Info Needed
Replies: 44
Views: 1096

Re: Buna-N Sheet Info Needed

A member here discovered a product that works great as pip material. It was member Salukispeed. The material was a 1/8" closed cell foam viton material. I have been using this stuff ever sense and it works great. It can be had from McMaster Carr . The only problem with this stuff is it's crazy expen...
by gpaguy
Tue Dec 27, 2022 1:20 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2023 OCP Patch Contest - Final winner in post #89
Replies: 106
Views: 2313

Re: 2023 OCP Patch Contest Starts Now!

Huntaholic wrote: Tue Dec 20, 2022 10:38 pm 200A, its got to be a 200A!
It was a 200A, for the year one patch !
by gpaguy
Wed Dec 21, 2022 12:16 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) The police interceptor is scrap metal
Replies: 25
Views: 656

Re: (OT) The police interceptor is scrap metal

I had an incident like that crossing a causeway with a portion of the causeway being a bridge . I didn't know the bridge part was a sheet of ice untill I could feel the rear drifting to the side a little and I was going something like 60 mph.. I let up but not off of the gas pedal and kept making sm...
by gpaguy
Tue Dec 20, 2022 9:52 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2023 OCP Patch Contest - Final winner in post #89
Replies: 106
Views: 2313

Re: 2023 OCP Patch Contest Starts Now!

427 embossed FS lantern.
by gpaguy
Sun Dec 18, 2022 8:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.
Replies: 14
Views: 579

Re: Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.

OK. Thanks everyone for there input. I looked thru my generator collection and low and behold there was a 412-262 generator in there. In comparison between 412-262 gen. and the original , the original generator is 1 inch longer. https://i.postimg.cc/tJ0nsKfj/IMG-20221218-144302399.jpg The original g...
by gpaguy
Sat Dec 17, 2022 12:38 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.
Replies: 14
Views: 579

Re: Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.

RR_RES wrote: Fri Dec 16, 2022 10:35 pm Yeah, it looks like stoves of that era commonly use either a 412-262 or 413-262
Wow. I hope so. Thanks Rodney.
by gpaguy
Sat Dec 17, 2022 12:33 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.
Replies: 14
Views: 579

Re: Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.

Majicwrench wrote: Fri Dec 16, 2022 9:43 pm I'll bet that is a common generator. Can you measure it?
I'll check those measurements tomorrow Keith. That would be great if it was something common. I took it apart today and do recall that the valve wheel is permanently attached to the stem.
by gpaguy
Fri Dec 16, 2022 8:36 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.
Replies: 14
Views: 579

Need a generator for model 385 cabin stove.

I'm looking for a generator , or the part # for this generator would even be helpful.. I have a not often seen Coleman Canada model 385 single burner cabin stove that has a lot of miles on it and the crimped in pricker wire is broken off. Before I contact Dean I would like to see if this generator i...
by gpaguy
Thu Dec 15, 2022 10:29 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: SOLD- WINCHESTER 410 SHELLS
Replies: 10
Views: 978

Re: FS- WINCHESTER 410 SHELLS

Winchester sure makes a lot of unique ammunition. I've got a couple cases of there Ranger T series law enforcement ammo here.
by gpaguy
Mon Dec 12, 2022 7:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 6 months in to this now...
Replies: 24
Views: 588

Re: 6 months in to this now...

>>My garage typically smells like CF, kero and burned-in mantles. That's a good thing! Steve, Except for the burned-in mantles. Those particles linger for a long time. The current ones may not contain thorium, but they contain yttrium which is a known carcinogen. In my opinion, I think you should c...
by gpaguy
Fri Dec 02, 2022 10:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: International shipping
Replies: 16
Views: 204

Re: International shipping

I'm waiting on a cool Canadian Cabin stove that I won on eBay and in 5 days time it has not left Canada yet. It has only traveled from Windsor to Toronto. I know there's more of this slow motion foot dragging to come with US customs and a trip over to the East coast before it gets here.
by gpaguy
Mon Nov 21, 2022 11:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Recent finds, McGraw Edison, AGM, Preway
Replies: 25
Views: 491

Re: Recent finds, McGraw Edison, AGM, Preway

I'll bet Prentiss Wabers didn't build very many of those stoves based on , I've never seen one before. And it's in great shape.
by gpaguy
Tue Nov 15, 2022 2:23 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Picture heavy. Southeast fall gathering at Elijah Clark state park.
Replies: 13
Views: 302

Re: Picture heavy. Southeast fall gathering at Elijah Clark state park.

Looks like a great gathering. A couple of your pic.s look like they were taken with a drone. I never considered flying my helicopter drone at night. Always considered it a risky enough adventure flying in the daytime when you can see the obstacles like really tall trees.
by gpaguy
Fri Nov 11, 2022 11:38 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: What is the difference between a Cabin Stove and a Hot Plate?
Replies: 11
Views: 407

Re: What is the difference between a Cabin Stove and a Hot Plate?

Let me add to the confusion.
I have seen yet another name for these types of stoves. I have an AGM stove here that is labeled a Trailer stove.
by gpaguy
Fri Nov 04, 2022 5:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Wrench ID help! "R-Circle" 19/32 x 1/2
Replies: 18
Views: 405

Re: Wrench ID help! "R-Circle" 19/32 x 1/2

Found this cute wrench today - it is marked as shown with "R-Circle". Cannot find a reference to it on "Alloy Artifacts" or elsewhere on the internet. I have been reading that 19/32" may have ben a metric equivalent, but was really created for (I think) vintage Ford engines head-bolts. Any ideas? N...
by gpaguy
Mon Oct 31, 2022 5:07 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Youtube guy Wranglerstar builds a USFS style lantern box
Replies: 21
Views: 432

Re: Youtube guy Wranglerstar builds a USFS style lantern box

When I Googled USFS lantern case a picture of my case and lantern showed up. Best I can do for right now.

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by gpaguy
Mon Oct 31, 2022 11:21 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Youtube guy Wranglerstar builds a USFS style lantern box
Replies: 21
Views: 432

Re: Youtube guy Wranglerstar builds a USFS style lantern box

I have What I consider an authentic USFS box likely from the 1930's with embossed lantern here and it is not like that one. I've never seen one like his and would like to know what he used as a model and what era would that represent ? The box iI have is constructed with 1/4" plywood and has two ext...
by gpaguy
Mon Oct 24, 2022 9:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Taking some time off starting Thanksgiving
Replies: 26
Views: 482

Re: Taking some time off starting Thanksgiving

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. Now picture that being said with a heavy Japanese accent. LOL.
by gpaguy
Sat Oct 22, 2022 9:02 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 1929 Spiegel Catalog
Replies: 8
Views: 261

Re: 1929 Spiegel Catalog

Cool Larry. Those old Spiegel catalogs are very expensive on Ebay these days. I would like to see the Brooklure lanterns from the 30's catalogs.
by gpaguy
Wed Oct 05, 2022 2:13 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Another serial killer in N California, reward
Replies: 8
Views: 393

Re: Another serial killer in N California, reward

California has it all.
by gpaguy
Tue Oct 04, 2022 9:13 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Some things are harder than others...
Replies: 9
Views: 443

Re: Some things are harder than others...

I have a very rare Tures lantern that apparently was lighting a concrete job while sitting in the concrete. It had concrete on the bottom as well as the outside. Used a razor blade and picked away at it for hours till it was gone. None of it was thick like it looks on the bottom of yours though so n...
by gpaguy
Mon Oct 03, 2022 3:52 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Today’s dumb deed
Replies: 29
Views: 571

Re: Today’s dumb deed

Those hedge trimmers are a dangerous tool to operate but I have even more fear of chain saws. Never been cut by either one of them though.
by gpaguy
Fri Sep 30, 2022 10:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: BEWARE OF SHADY SELLER HERE
Replies: 25
Views: 1451

Re: BEWARE OF SHADY SELLER HERE

Murff wished him into the cornfield like the Twilight Zone. " He was a bad man ".
by gpaguy
Thu Sep 29, 2022 9:47 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: i got weak !!! bought a 242K
Replies: 21
Views: 594

Re: i got weak !!! bought a 242K

I saw that early on and put it in my watch list. Didn't get too excited about it because I thought it would really climb in price. I have a partial what I think is a 242K here. It has a nice early tank on it and it has the round pricker wheel on it but missing all the other 242K features.
by gpaguy
Thu Sep 29, 2022 9:34 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Show me those 238’s
Replies: 45
Views: 1189

Re: Show me those 238’s

rob_pontius wrote: Fri Aug 27, 2021 3:11 am No kidding Timm. I've never seen one in the wild.
You need to live in Peru, or New Zealand or some other far away place to find them.
by gpaguy
Wed Sep 28, 2022 7:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Nice pair spotted in Tombstone
Replies: 12
Views: 526

Re: Nice pair spotted in Tombstone

Back in the day they were owned by Wyatt Earp.
by gpaguy
Thu Sep 22, 2022 6:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Interesting USFS white gas box.
Replies: 5
Views: 247

Re: Interesting USFS white gas box.

that guy would like one of these.
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by gpaguy
Thu Sep 22, 2022 4:46 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: free Yeti coolers
Replies: 20
Views: 550

free Yeti coolers

Thousands of Yeti Coolers Are Washing Up on the Alaskan Shore
https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topst ... d0fdcdc502
by gpaguy
Tue Sep 20, 2022 9:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: NL323 GS
Replies: 13
Views: 364

Re: NL323 GS

I have one unconverted GS323 here. Got it from another member here.
Another super rare one is the Sunshine Safety NL323. I think there is only 3 known to exist. Have one of those here too.
by gpaguy
Sun Sep 18, 2022 4:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Amazing find - still trembling
Replies: 60
Views: 1275

Re: Amazing find - still trembling

Nice that you live in an area where you can find these FS lanterns. I know I'll never see one in the wild in PA. On the other hand I took advantage of the opertunities on Ebay years ago when they were reasonable and available. Maybe the one USFS lantern from PA has already been found? I recall read...
by gpaguy
Sun Sep 18, 2022 10:18 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Amazing find - still trembling
Replies: 60
Views: 1275

Re: Amazing find - still trembling

Nice that you live in an area where you can find these FS lanterns. I know I'll never see one in the wild in PA. On the other hand I took advantage of the opertunities on Ebay years ago when they were reasonable and available.

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