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by mcdugal2
Sat Jan 27, 2024 12:54 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Chimney question
Replies: 12
Views: 283

Re: Chimney question

I believe the chimney that goes with that lamp is about a foot tall... look for Rayo chimney on google... that one might work, but...
by mcdugal2
Fri Jan 26, 2024 9:36 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Prentiss-Wabers History
Replies: 13
Views: 491

Re: Prentiss-Wabers History

In the part about Theodore Asa Taylor the year he moved to California should probably say 1946 instead of 1846...
by mcdugal2
Fri Jan 26, 2024 9:15 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 505B O-rings
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Re: 505B O-rings

might use the same sizes as the 321?
by mcdugal2
Fri Jan 26, 2024 8:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Kerosene Lanterns
Replies: 36
Views: 493

Re: Kerosene Lanters

Aida express 1500 any good. Just found out about them. The Aidas, Petromaxs, etc. run great when they are dialed in. they do take some periodic maintenance to keep them dialed in though and they are Kero only just like wick lamps... there are 150 cp 'baby' versions, as well as 250/300, and 500 cp v...
by mcdugal2
Thu Jan 25, 2024 3:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Inverted lantern on hold.
Replies: 25
Views: 652

Re: Inverted lantern on hold.

A small pin/orifice drill... can't remember the number though...
by mcdugal2
Thu Jan 25, 2024 3:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Never thought I’d see one of these again…
Replies: 22
Views: 650

Re: Never thought I’d see one of these again…

I think we have three copies of The Hobbit, and I have an all in one edition of LOTR that came out just before the movies came out. And I've had every version of the extended versions (DVD, Blu-Ray, and now UHD Blu-Ray..).

Nice pics...
by mcdugal2
Thu Jan 25, 2024 2:53 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Inverted lantern on hold.
Replies: 25
Views: 652

Re: Inverted lantern on hold.

StanDahl wrote: Sat Jan 20, 2024 10:31 pm I've got a red kamplite version that's near-new, and the fuel intake clogs continually. It drives me nuts, so it sits on a shelf waiting for me to get motivated to work on it again.
Hey John, I made the hole in the pick up tube on mine (the one I run most often any way..) larger...
by mcdugal2
Wed Aug 02, 2023 10:33 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance Archive
Topic: Project 295
Replies: 10
Views: 7887

Project 295

Fred Kuntz can probably make those if asked he'll just have to make up a die set to do them... he made a gasket for my PW L13A (the original was cork).

EDIT: The replacement gens for the 295 do not have that wing on them....
by mcdugal2
Tue Apr 25, 2023 6:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Whats your favorite single burner to cook with?
Replies: 37
Views: 838

Re: Whats your favorite single burner to cook with?

For Ramen a M-1950 or my feather 440 if I want it fast; A 500A if I don't. For Funnel Cakes a 460G HGP...
by mcdugal2
Tue Apr 25, 2023 2:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Another lantern running “until the valve leaked”
Replies: 5
Views: 226

Re: Another lantern running “until the valve leaked”

Use the graphite ribbon and then it won't matter...
by mcdugal2
Sun Apr 23, 2023 11:58 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Can this Valve be Saved?
Replies: 15
Views: 708

Re: Can this Valve be Saved?

The thread pitch for the generator jamb nut is either 5/16-27, or 3/8-27, I can't remember which at the moment...but, the threads can be fixed...
by mcdugal2
Tue Apr 18, 2023 2:13 am
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: 2023 Spring Gathering in Hartford TN hosted by the VLCC
Replies: 3
Views: 1384

Re: 2023 Spring Gathering in Hartford TN hosted by the VLCC

I was planning on coming to this but things have come up that I have to deal with...
by mcdugal2
Sat Jan 21, 2023 1:22 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Primus 107
Replies: 11
Views: 406

Re: Primus 107

Looks like you'll need a flame spreader, cap gasket is rubber can be burned/chipped out. its about 1/8 inch thick.. the picture second down, that part is supposed to stick wide end down in or near the preheat cup with the tube end up in or near a slot in the burner head.. not sure how its supposed t...
by mcdugal2
Wed Jan 18, 2023 1:54 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Wickie Fuel
Replies: 32
Views: 518

Re: Wickie Fuel

In my Aladdin lamps I Aladdin lamp oil. I use the klean-heat in my Petromax and clones. I have run it in my Perfections and my Aladdin Blue Flame Heater...
by mcdugal2
Mon Jan 16, 2023 2:23 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Tilley Wall Lamp
Replies: 8
Views: 246

Tilley Wall Lamp

Last Thursday, I stopped in at on of my local Antique malls (the one on my route home..) and picked up this... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52628974256_3c3a7490e1_c.jpg Tilley wall lamp by Philip Rhoades , on Flickr Now, I'll have to get another globe and start finding shades... now that I ha...
by mcdugal2
Sun Jan 15, 2023 7:07 pm
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: 2023 OHio Coleman Gathering
Replies: 44
Views: 3079

Re: 2023 OHio Coleman Gathering

So did I...
by mcdugal2
Wed Jun 15, 2022 4:20 am
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: 2022 OHio Coleman Gathering Aug 19-21
Replies: 17
Views: 1878

Re: 2022 OHio Coleman Gathering Aug 19-21

Not sure what site I have, but my reservation is in for Sunday to Sunday (8/14-8/21).
by mcdugal2
Fri Jun 10, 2022 1:46 pm
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: 2022 Fall Great Lakes Gordon's Gathering
Replies: 40
Views: 3295

Re: 2022 Fall Great Lakes Gordon's Gathering

I plan on being there thr whole week..
by mcdugal2
Wed Mar 09, 2022 3:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Q99 vs r55
Replies: 12
Views: 519

Re: Q99 vs r55

I have R55s on many things and they run quite smoothly though louder than my Q99s...
by mcdugal2
Wed Mar 09, 2022 3:27 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Possibly controversial, a new video
Replies: 13
Views: 760

Re: Possibly controversial, a new video

I've never bothered converting a 242 as I have a 249 already...
by mcdugal2
Wed Mar 09, 2022 3:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: High Gas Prices!
Replies: 94
Views: 2729

Re: High Gas Prices!

Some gas stations actually cut you off at $50...
by mcdugal2
Wed Mar 09, 2022 2:40 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Zebco globe
Replies: 6
Views: 556

Re: Zebco globe

They offered stoves also.. https://live.staticflickr.com/8160/7491416434_2030a07fc3_c.jpg HPIM0369 by Philip Rhoades , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/8146/7491423510_ae29d5719a_c.jpg HPIM0366 by Philip Rhoades , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/8001/7491420590_239934484c_c.jpg HPIM03...
by mcdugal2
Wed Mar 09, 2022 2:27 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Can you make a military burner valve adjustable?
Replies: 11
Views: 445

Re: Can you make a military burner valve adjustable?

I have an OoCD 520 that regulates pretty well with the cleaning needle. the rest of my 520s and 530 just go out if I try... except for my M-1942 Mod...
by mcdugal2
Wed Mar 09, 2022 2:19 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: New fuel valve packing keeps cracking
Replies: 71
Views: 3518

Re: New fuel valve packing keeps cracking

I'm guessing it's a mixture of graphite and clay and the ones that aren't sealing have the wrong mixture... like the difference between a 2B pencil and a 4H....
by mcdugal2
Wed Mar 09, 2022 1:30 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Coleman Generator Flare Angle.
Replies: 9
Views: 468

Re: Coleman Generator Flare Angle.

If I was making my own genny I would flare the end before cutting it to length, because there is also the threaded brass insert that needs to be silver braised into the other end to consider also...

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