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by Jayhawksr
Sun Jan 16, 2022 2:19 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cast iron collectors bet you don't have one like this!
Replies: 44
Views: 661

Re: Cast iron collectors bet you don't have one like this!

If it was a Wagner it would weigh half as much and they could have used a smaller truck.
by Jayhawksr
Wed Jan 12, 2022 3:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Yereka! A lantern in a Red Green episode!
Replies: 22
Views: 361

Re: Yereka! A lantern in a Red Green episode!

You can fix anything with duck tape! Thanks to PBS we got to see Red down here as well.
by Jayhawksr
Wed Jan 12, 2022 3:09 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Fishing / Camping
Replies: 32
Views: 418

Re: Fishing / Camping

Well, I'm not a millionaire but I did buy an Orvis Helios 3 fly rod. I love and it use it as my primary trout rod and it was still cheaper than a rusted out poultry lantern! I also have a couple of cheap glass rods and some vintage bamboo -- one of which I re-wrapped the guides. I've also built an I...
by Jayhawksr
Sun Jan 09, 2022 11:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Who dusts your Coleman Collectables?
Replies: 18
Views: 274

Re: Who dusts your Coleman Collectables?

My lanterns hang in the garage and get the occasional blast from the battery powered leaf blower.
by Jayhawksr
Sun Jan 09, 2022 11:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Newer Vehicles No Spare Tire
Replies: 35
Views: 399

Re: Newer Vehicles No Spare Tire

I heard that the Mini comes with run flats. So no spare or jack — no room anyway.
by Jayhawksr
Mon Jan 03, 2022 3:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New Years Resolution
Replies: 3
Views: 157

Re: New Years Resolution

I don't like the way he sings, but I like the way he talks.
by Jayhawksr
Tue Dec 28, 2021 1:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The $4 CQ lives!
Replies: 15
Views: 268

Re: The $4 CQ lives!

That's a lot of suckage there for $4.
by Jayhawksr
Mon Dec 27, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Thrift store find
Replies: 18
Views: 427

Re: Thrift store find

1hpycmpr wrote: Mon Dec 27, 2021 8:21 pm Great score, Richard! Were all three together or mixed amongst the glassware?
All lined up together. I knew it was going to be good when I saw the "Made in Germany."
by Jayhawksr
Mon Dec 27, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Thrift store find
Replies: 18
Views: 427

Thrift store find

I went out for coffee and decided to run into the Habitat Restore and see if they had any good records. Short answer, they did not. But by the all the electric lamps were these little guys marked at $2.50 a piece. It must be half price day because I all three for just under $4 with tax. Not bad sinc...
by Jayhawksr
Tue Dec 21, 2021 6:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Trying to Think of a Forum Appropriate Caption for this.
Replies: 38
Views: 761

Re: Trying to Think of a Forum Appropriate Caption for this.

Officer Darwin. Come in Officer Darwin.
by Jayhawksr
Sun Dec 19, 2021 2:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: I think I got the bug!
Replies: 18
Views: 384

Re: I think I got the bug!

Welcome to the madness.
by Jayhawksr
Thu Dec 16, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OCD stove
Replies: 18
Views: 460

Re: OCD stove

I think I would want to see if it was legit before dropping that kind of money.
by Jayhawksr
Wed Dec 15, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: This is kinda painful to watch...
Replies: 17
Views: 675

Re: This is kinda painful to watch...

The magic of the interwebs. "I bought some stuff at a yard sale -- now I'm an expert and should post my vast knowledge on YouTube."
by Jayhawksr
Wed Dec 08, 2021 7:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 220F Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 142

220F Christmas

I haven't done a fettle for a while and my brother-in-law needed a Christmas present. My wife suggested a lantern since it not like there aren't a bunch hanging in the garage. My sister-in-law and brother-in-law have had a rough six months with the untimely passing of their oldest son. Hopefully the...
by Jayhawksr
Tue Dec 07, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Baylor big 12 champs OT
Replies: 1
Views: 75

Re: Baylor big 12 champs OT

Me, I'm a KU guy so I'm used to the football wasteland. Congrats on the championship. Hopefully KU basketball will go all the way this year!
by Jayhawksr
Tue Dec 07, 2021 1:50 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New Guy Here
Replies: 40
Views: 565

Re: New Guy Here

Hello from Central Maryland.
by Jayhawksr
Fri Dec 03, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Music CD's, where did they go?
Replies: 17
Views: 439

Re: Music CD's, where did they go?

As I type this I'm spinning 10CC Bloody Tourist on my Pioneer PL-55X turntable -- so that tells you where I'm coming from. Compressed files always seem to be lacking sonically so I stick with the media unless I'm streaming for convenience (phone or car). Maybe one one I'll look into Tidal or Qobuz b...
by Jayhawksr
Fri Dec 03, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Ever Vigilant Post Office
Replies: 9
Views: 252

Re: Ever Vigilant Post Office

I always pack my bottle rockets in the lantern fount. It just seems safer that way.
by Jayhawksr
Mon Nov 29, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Gee Walmart
Replies: 21
Views: 629

Re: Gee Walmart

Funny that none of the pictures show the stove burning.
by Jayhawksr
Wed Nov 24, 2021 5:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Any cassette users here? OT
Replies: 34
Views: 605

Re: Any cassette users here? OT

If you really want the best deck find a Nakamichi Dragon. That seems to be the thing. I've been thinking of getting a old 70's silver face to with my vintage Pioneer rig but the really nice ones are commanding a premium and I"m down to one cassette tape. I know one article I read said if you looking...
by Jayhawksr
Tue Nov 23, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Western movie
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Western movie

Best western quote -- Danny Glover in Silverado. "I don't wanna kill you and you don't wanna be dead."
by Jayhawksr
Fri Nov 12, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Mantle Lamp Monday - Montgomery Ward table lamp
Replies: 54
Views: 659

Re: Mantle Lamp Monday - Montgomery Ward table lamp

My brother collects Aladdins and he told me -- "Never turn you back on it." I guess they can go from working just fine to flaring up without notice and if your in the other room or wandering around the house things can to south pretty quickly.
by Jayhawksr
Fri Nov 12, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: A humble request from Dean
Replies: 52
Views: 1174

Re: A humble request from Dean

I did it the last time it was suggested. It's just a good idea.
by Jayhawksr
Tue Nov 02, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Strange request
Replies: 16
Views: 452

Re: Strange request

I'm not saying anything new here -- a 220F or later model with a bad fount. I would focus on something that has the stamped metal burner assembly.
by Jayhawksr
Wed Oct 27, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Chiefs 200A
Replies: 16
Views: 474

Re: Chiefs 200A

I did this one for an old friend and college room mate.
by Jayhawksr
Tue Oct 26, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Whats that?!? There is this wet stuff coming out of the sky!!!
Replies: 26
Views: 589

Re: Whats that?!? There is this wet stuff coming out of the sky!!!

You left coasters might want to turn that fire hose off now.
by Jayhawksr
Tue Oct 26, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Hope you don't mind me mentioning....
Replies: 73
Views: 1055

Re: Hope you don't mind me mentioning....

Happy Birthday and I hope you have another 40!
by Jayhawksr
Sat Oct 23, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My dad's barn
Replies: 34
Views: 915

Re: My dad's barn

There’s some good stuff there.
by Jayhawksr
Sat Oct 23, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My dad's barn
Replies: 34
Views: 915

Re: My dad's barn

There some good stuff there.
by Jayhawksr
Sat Oct 23, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New member
Replies: 26
Views: 460

Re: New member

Hello from Maryland.
by Jayhawksr
Thu Oct 21, 2021 12:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Amazing two weeks - now a...Red Ted
Replies: 19
Views: 552

Re: Amazing two weeks - now a...Red Ted

Dude, you really, really suck!
by Jayhawksr
Wed Oct 06, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many hours or miles would you drive for a embossed CPR lantern
Replies: 18
Views: 499

Re: How many hours or miles would you drive for a embossed CPR lantern

I drove about an hour and half (one way) for CL 427.
by Jayhawksr
Fri Sep 17, 2021 11:25 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 288 and 285 question
Replies: 7
Views: 256

Re: 288 and 285 question

"I don’t have much experience working on the newer models but I did bring a good selection of tools." These types of lanterns have a different method of startup and operation than the older lanterns, so it is important to understand how they work. The first thing to note is that they need to have t...
by Jayhawksr
Fri Sep 17, 2021 9:59 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 288 and 285 question
Replies: 7
Views: 256

288 and 285 question

I’m camping at the lake with the boys and told a buddy I would fix his lanterns. We are looking at a 288 and 285 both running white gas. The issue is a lot flame at the mantles even after the genny is warmed up. It’s almost like a fuel and air aren’t mixing right and its fuel rich. Any suggestions w...
by Jayhawksr
Thu Sep 02, 2021 7:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The Ice Cream Truck!
Replies: 34
Views: 668

Re: The Ice Cream Truck!

That’s funny. We did the same thing the other night with our grown daughter. We been in this house for almost 20 years and it’s the second or third time the ice cream truck has been down our street.
by Jayhawksr
Sat Aug 28, 2021 11:43 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Unfired 335 1972
Replies: 18
Views: 296

Re: Unfired 335 1972

Fire! Fire! Fire!
by Jayhawksr
Fri Aug 27, 2021 12:17 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Craigslist & Coleman....
Replies: 26
Views: 777

Re: Craigslist & Coleman....

Around here its all propane with the odd overpriced 220F/H or 200A tossed in. It always make me wonder who would play $100 for a rusted out 220H or $250 for a beat up 200A from the mid-'70s.
by Jayhawksr
Fri Aug 27, 2021 12:13 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Retired at Last
Replies: 89
Views: 1903

Re: Retired at Last

Thanks again for all the great customer service. I'm sure you left OCP is good hands and I look forward to ordering in the future.
by Jayhawksr
Wed Aug 25, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Light up request for Tay
Replies: 37
Views: 787

Re: Light up request for Tay

The little stove.
by Jayhawksr
Tue Aug 24, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Big Boy 4014
Replies: 27
Views: 700

Re: Big Boy 4014

Foamers gotta foam.
by Jayhawksr
Wed Aug 18, 2021 5:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Homemade white gas
Replies: 61
Views: 1047

Re: Homemade white gas

This just seems like a bad idea on soooo many levels. Hahaha!
by Jayhawksr
Wed Aug 18, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Do you like Orvis brand clothes?
Replies: 18
Views: 508

Re: Do you like Orvis brand clothes?

1oldfart wrote: Tue Aug 17, 2021 1:15 am What do you guys/gals think of Orvis clothing? Made in USA I hear.

Good quality or Bad quality?
Orvis is having an online clearance sale -- just got the email this morning. You should check it out.
by Jayhawksr
Wed Aug 18, 2021 1:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What uncommon item did you get early?
Replies: 55
Views: 1189

Re: What uncommon item did you get early?

220BX --not super uncommon but it was around my third lantern.
by Jayhawksr
Tue Aug 17, 2021 7:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It’s Been Too Long
Replies: 24
Views: 505

Re: It’s Been Too Long

Welcome back!
by Jayhawksr
Tue Aug 17, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 220H In The Box
Replies: 38
Views: 686

Re: 220H In The Box

Open box, unpack, tie on new silk-lites, add fuel, light and enjoy!
by Jayhawksr
Tue Aug 17, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Do you like Orvis brand clothes?
Replies: 18
Views: 508

Re: Do you like Orvis brand clothes?

I've found there clothing to be high quality and a pretty high price if you don't get it on sale. I buy my fly rods from them -- all but the Clearwater and Encounter lines are made in Vermont. If you ever get to Manchester a tour of the rod factor is very cool.
by Jayhawksr
Mon Aug 16, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Picket-fence globe on a 228F?
Replies: 19
Views: 342

Re: Picket-fence globe on a 228F?

My red knob 220H came with a picket fence globe. i assume it's original.
by Jayhawksr
Thu Aug 12, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: You know it's hot when...
Replies: 5
Views: 230

You know it's hot when...

Rosie moves from her dog bed to the floor register.
Rosie.jpg
by Jayhawksr
Thu Aug 12, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Really?
Replies: 17
Views: 461

Re: Really?

As you point out "It's priceless until someone puts a price on it." I guess the price is $600!