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by Coldwaterpaddler
Thu Aug 11, 2022 11:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Fell off of the wagon…
Replies: 17
Views: 234

Re: Fell off of the wagon…

That lamp IS really cool. I like it!

There's no way I could pass on a $20, 242 that looks like that. Nice!
by Coldwaterpaddler
Thu Aug 11, 2022 11:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Intervention needed?
Replies: 16
Views: 137

Re: Intervention needed?

Three or more working stoves will do it, and . . . yours are all suitcase stoves. Accept your fate! 😀
by Coldwaterpaddler
Thu Aug 11, 2022 3:13 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Texas-base
Replies: 14
Views: 333

Re: Texas-base

Was he discussing making graphite string?
by Coldwaterpaddler
Thu Aug 11, 2022 3:00 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Some Euro stove cases/tins I have
Replies: 9
Views: 156

Re: Some Euro stove cases/tins I have

That's great stuff. I wonder what the "C" means in "Scouts & C?
by Coldwaterpaddler
Thu Aug 11, 2022 2:13 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Light them if you got them! 222 Day
Replies: 10
Views: 145

Re: Light them if you got them! 222 Day

Three 222s, two 222As and one 222B. https://i.postimg.cc/hvq3c4Pj/20220810-184648.jpg I'd really like to find the first 222 brown with the three red knobs on the label. In fact, I bought a second one withe the three white knobs on the label in case I can find a trade one day. https://i.postimg.cc/zD...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Thu Aug 11, 2022 1:36 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hello All
Replies: 19
Views: 238

Re: Hello All

Welcome aboard from Colorado. There are some M-1950 users here, including me. Not sure if I still have a spare pump.
by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 10, 2022 3:03 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wanted - Coleman Peak 1 globe
Replies: 16
Views: 282

Re: Wanted - Coleman Peak 1 globe

This is for sale in Denver...

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by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 10, 2022 3:01 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 220 day
Replies: 20
Views: 276

Re: 220 day

August 1939 220B.

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by Coldwaterpaddler
Tue Aug 09, 2022 6:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anybody use wick lanterns for camping?
Replies: 14
Views: 287

Re: Anybody use wick lanterns for camping?

I haven't used one camping but have used one when night-ice-fishing. It worked pretty nice because the shelter is pretty small meaning you sit pretty close to the lantern, and a bright GPA is too intense.

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by Coldwaterpaddler
Tue Aug 09, 2022 4:07 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: AGM 2570
Replies: 9
Views: 131

Re: AGM 2570

If it was local to me I'd have bought it already at that price. Nice.
by Coldwaterpaddler
Tue Aug 09, 2022 4:05 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Genuine antiques, my Primus 96's
Replies: 22
Views: 259

Re: Genuine antiques, my Primus 96's

You've been on quite the quest! The only GPAs of which I have the complete set is the much newer and fewer, seven, M-1942 stoves.

I wonder if Terri Marsh would be interested in photos of complete sets of things because that collection of Primus 96's is impressive. Thanks for sharing.
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 7:56 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: More miscellaneous stuff...
Replies: 8
Views: 372

Re: FS: More miscellaneous stuff...

Wow...a 1957 Rogers canister? Makes me wonder if there are any 1957, M-1950 stoves as I have never seen one from 1955 to 1960.
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 7:50 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: No power since 2am..
Replies: 17
Views: 225

Re: No power since 2am..

Almost looks like a few garden train cars on the floor.
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 7:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Re: Is this a suitcase stove???

I saw a Coleman propane lantern in the box and was able to let it be, and then a Coleman made Sears catalytic heater and yesterday a Coleman calalytic heater. I need to keep things trimmed-down to just Coleman gas pressure lanterns...and stoves it seems, have 3 425s now and a 3 burner westerner or ...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 2:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Re: Is this a suitcase stove???

Pancholoco1911 wrote: Mon Aug 08, 2022 4:42 am Steve

You need this and your collection it’s done ☑️
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I have yet to find one of those or the grill shown on the card. You have several of those, right?

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by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 2:38 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Re: Is this a suitcase stove???

Nice find with the box too. Briefcase sounds good for this fine little stove. The bottle stores inside in those clips. Very cool design. Can be hooked up to bulk size bottle too. https://i.postimg.cc/3Ny3gCKT/20190915-071700-2.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/y8r4T3b6/100-4256.jpg The label on the front of...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 4:00 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Re: Is this a suitcase stove???

Nice find with the box too. Briefcase sounds good for this fine little stove. The bottle stores inside in those clips. Very cool design. Can be hooked up to bulk size bottle too. https://i.postimg.cc/3Ny3gCKT/20190915-071700-2.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/y8r4T3b6/100-4256.jpg The label on the front of...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 3:54 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Re: Is this a suitcase stove???

I want to correct one thing I wrote in my original post. It appears that the store advertising card actually attaches to the windscreens and not the grate.

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by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 3:08 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 1925 Coleman Quick Lite
Replies: 7
Views: 121

Re: 1925 Coleman Quick Lite

Nice!
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 2:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Re: Is this a suitcase stove???

It looks like a suitcase, so it's a suitcase. Propane, but still... this isn't like classifying critters and weeds, where we have to submit to a committee, so if you think it's a suitcase, it's a suitcase. Respecting reply above--cross-posted. Briefcase looks right. But . . . But . . . I don't want...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 2:00 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Re: Is this a suitcase stove???

JimL wrote: Mon Aug 08, 2022 1:45 am Keep it. It's a backpacking stove. :)
A little bulky but it can be done. I heard about one group of backpackers who left a Coleman 425, 2-burner stove in the next drainage over the year before last, so it happens.
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 1:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Re: Is this a suitcase stove???

It looks like a suitcase, so it's a suitcase. Propane, but still... this isn't like classifying critters and weeds, where we have to submit to a committee, so if you think it's a suitcase, it's a suitcase. Respecting reply above--cross-posted. Briefcase looks right. But . . . But . . . I don't want...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 1:56 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Re: Is this a suitcase stove???

Jeepstircrazy wrote: Mon Aug 08, 2022 1:43 am Nope, it's a briefcase stove :D
Briefcase Stove . . . it's like a whole new category. I like it!
by Coldwaterpaddler
Mon Aug 08, 2022 1:39 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is this a suitcase stove???
Replies: 32
Views: 416

Is this a suitcase stove???

I'm not much of a propane guy (a few lanterns and a few stoves) and I keep telling myself I don't want to collect suitcase stoves, although still manage to acquire them. So . . . . today I came across this Bernz-O-Matic single-burner propane stove. https://i.postimg.cc/fb9LvJKm/20220807-185440.jpg I...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sun Aug 07, 2022 5:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Out with the old, in with the new, power equipment
Replies: 15
Views: 186

Re: Out with the old, in with the new, power equipment

hikerduane wrote: Sun Aug 07, 2022 4:56 pm Styrofoam is another. Jet Ski = watercraft.
Duane
Xerox became the word for photo copy.

Thermos (AGM/Thermos) became generic for vacuum bottle and then came the ensuing lawsuit between AGM/Thermos and Aladdin over the term "thermos".
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sun Aug 07, 2022 4:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Out with the old, in with the new, power equipment
Replies: 15
Views: 186

Re: Out with the old, in with the new, power equipment

I read this post and had to laugh . . . at myself. A walk-behind string trimmer? What's a string trimmer? Who needs to trim so much string that they need to buy a machine? So, I looked it up. It's a weed whacker! Apparently, "string trimmer" is the official name, I believe, and weed whacker and wee...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sun Aug 07, 2022 3:43 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Out with the old, in with the new, power equipment
Replies: 15
Views: 186

Re: Out with the old, in with the new, power equipment

I read this post and had to laugh . . . at myself. A walk-behind string trimmer? What's a string trimmer? Who needs to trim so much string that they need to buy a machine? So, I looked it up. It's a weed whacker! Apparently, "string trimmer" is the official name, I believe, and weed whacker and weed...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sat Aug 06, 2022 3:24 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: No-Name alcohol stove find
Replies: 25
Views: 307

Re: No-Name alcohol stove find

Pancholoco1911 wrote: Sat Aug 06, 2022 2:49 am Steve

I have never ever had an alcohol stove in my life and I’ve always liked to have one but when I do the math on fuel consumption I end with either kerosene or gasoline stoves.
Well . . . I see the problem. You're looking at this hobby rationally! 😂
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sat Aug 06, 2022 2:36 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: You just can't make this stuff up. Well, apparently you can.
Replies: 30
Views: 489

Re: You just can't make this stuff up. Well, apparently you can.

Of course Moon Pies are made on the moon! The bakery is from the first Confederate moon launch! Really: I actually know a hard-core "flattie" (Flat Earther). His explanations for how objects in the sky move are soooooo much more complicated than Galileo's and Newton's. The explanation of why ships ...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sat Aug 06, 2022 2:34 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: You just can't make this stuff up. Well, apparently you can.
Replies: 30
Views: 489

Re: You just can't make this stuff up. Well, apparently you can.

That's funny stuff, however, it does remind everyone that not everything you see is what youve been told it is. My understanding about many space telescope photos is that they've been enhanced and image-processed anyway. Of course they have. What we get from orbiting telescopes (and most terrestria...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sat Aug 06, 2022 2:17 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Model 2 questions - paint? stencil?
Replies: 13
Views: 234

Re: Model 2 questions - paint? stencil?

I have a model 2 of my grandad's and I've got it running thanks to your help. Now I think I'd like to make it look good. It's almost completely disassembled. I've pulled the hinge pins as much as possible to get the oven taken apart. Questions about paint. What do I use? High heat I presume but I c...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sat Aug 06, 2022 1:56 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: You just can't make this stuff up. Well, apparently you can.
Replies: 30
Views: 489

Re: You just can't make this stuff up. Well, apparently you can.

That's funny stuff, however, it does remind everyone that not everything you see is what youve been told it is. My understanding about many space telescope photos is that they've been enhanced and image-processed anyway.
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sat Aug 06, 2022 1:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: No-Name alcohol stove find
Replies: 25
Views: 307

Re: No-Name alcohol stove find

Steve Yes, it was SS and wasn’t cheap like Ian’s stove. This one was $65 Tanque oxidado Gracias 🙏 That's a bit pricey but it appears to be in very good condition and a more desirable model than my cheaper galvanized model. I'm not sure if you've ever used a gravity-feed alcohol stove like a Punker ...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sat Aug 06, 2022 1:23 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: No-Name alcohol stove find
Replies: 25
Views: 307

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 Closest REI it’s 1.5 hours away Ian and Steve this was the stove I left behind couple months ago https://i.postimg.cc/LXcqdfXy/79-D50937-C54-E-4356-A5-C9-55-F81-B8886-CE.jpg Ni...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Fri Aug 05, 2022 7:16 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Original flat fuel cap gasket or fuel rated o-ring? What's your preference and why?
Replies: 24
Views: 333

Re: Original flat fuel cap gasket or fuel rated o-ring? What's your preference and why?

I prefer the flat gaskets, but mostly for originality. I did have one bad experience using an O-ring. I replaced the foot valve gasket on an M-1950 stove with an O-ring. It wouldn't seal, so pressurizing the stove forced fuel out of the vaporizer. I disassembled the stove again and inspected it. It ...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Fri Aug 05, 2022 6:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: No-Name alcohol stove find
Replies: 25
Views: 307

Re: No-Name alcohol stove find

Jeepstircrazy wrote: Fri Aug 05, 2022 5:41 pm
If DNA was the preferred method for cooking up your drug of choice before injecting it in your body in California, the state would probably provide the DNA and the stove along with the needles they already provide...
That's pretty funny, but probably not far from the truth either. 😀
by Coldwaterpaddler
Fri Aug 05, 2022 3:22 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: model 400, 07/80 leak resolved?
Replies: 8
Views: 133

Re: model 400, 07/80 leak resolved?

These are Schrader valve stoves as you suspected. I've had a 400, 400A and 3024 which needed new Schrader valves. I haven't seen any leak and then stop leaking so, that's a bit surprising. The early 400s like yours have a brass F/A tube which has a larger fuel opening than the plastic tubes, so I gu...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Fri Aug 05, 2022 3:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: No-Name alcohol stove find
Replies: 25
Views: 307

Re: No-Name alcohol stove find

Very cool. I'd also have bought that. The burner tube and valve arrangement reminds me of a Punker though yours is clearly different. Nice find!

How do you preheat that one?

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by Coldwaterpaddler
Thu Aug 04, 2022 2:25 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wanted - Coleman Peak 1 globe
Replies: 16
Views: 282

Re: Wanted - Coleman Peak 1 globe

I'm not sure I've ever seen one for sale, however, it seems like I might have seen one on a propane lantern made around the same time. I believe it's the same size. While youre waiting for someone to reply try a couple of web searches for propane lanterns and check it out. Maybe you'll get lucky and...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 03, 2022 11:15 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My Den
Replies: 37
Views: 327

Re: My Den

Wow! Now that's a labor of love. Steve, Assuming you mean the Constellation, I wholeheartedly agree. Of all the cool items being displayed, that one really stands out for me. Yep. I was at Oshkosh one year and there was one there that was being restored. All of the people working on it called it a ...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 03, 2022 11:12 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Removing a fount dent without ruining the fount or killing myself.
Replies: 38
Views: 708

Re: Removing a fount dent without ruining the fount or killing myself.

Hmmm... I've got to try this. The freezing method has marginal results.
by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:58 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My Den
Replies: 37
Views: 327

Re: My Den

I like the Connie, or at least I think that's a connie. What a neat time period, too!
by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Oregon trip, passed more than I bought
Replies: 11
Views: 208

Re: Oregon trip, passed more than I bought

Sounds like a fun hunting trip!
by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:50 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Pocket Coleman stove
Replies: 6
Views: 275

Re: Pocket Coleman stove

For what it's worth I've seen those burners mounted on 200A founts if all you're looking for is functional... I second this as I have one. The 200A fount is super nice, so I'm a bit surprised somebody used it. The valve is actually from an M2 burner but it's basically the same thing. Originally, it...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 03, 2022 2:51 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Bonneville bound
Replies: 28
Views: 418

Re: Bonneville bound

WooHoo! I was there last year, but not for speed week. Hope you have a great time!

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by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 03, 2022 1:48 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman Screening Reviews.
Replies: 9
Views: 227

Re: Coleman Screening Reviews.

It depends on the company, but it's in one's interest to assume that company surveys are not anonymous. If the company HR and CEO stresses repeatedly that the surveys are anonymous and then demonstrates in front of the entire company of 1200 people that they betray that confidence then they deserve...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 03, 2022 1:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman Screening Reviews.
Replies: 9
Views: 227

Re: Coleman Screening Reviews.

It's been that way within corporations, too. I had to fill out a company survey(s) about 10 years ago. They said it was completely anonymous. There were 16 people in our local office. We all (14 of 16) had a negative response to one of the questions. During the company-wide meeting where they posted...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Wed Aug 03, 2022 12:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: just another new guy
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: just another new guy

Another welcome from Colorado! Enjoy your new-found hobby. 😀
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sun Jul 31, 2022 4:06 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: These Coleman mantles are crap
Replies: 25
Views: 483

Re: These Coleman mantles are crap

I just did some very, very rocky 4-wheeling with a new #20 Coleman mantle installed on a 222A. I bought those mantles from Bass Pro last summer. Having heard all the horror stories of poor quality Coleman mantles I fully expected the mantle to be detached each evening. To my surprise it was intact e...
by Coldwaterpaddler
Sat Jul 30, 2022 3:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Eaa
Replies: 9
Views: 335

Re: Eaa

It's been 20 years since that last time I was there and every time I've been there it's been impressive.

I believe those float planes, possibly called kingfishers, were launched from the aft turret of battleships.