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by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 30, 2022 11:47 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Tilley AL620
Replies: 7
Views: 59

Re: Tilley AL620

Wow Mike, well done! That’s sharp.
by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 30, 2022 8:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: interesting motorcycle
Replies: 10
Views: 149

Re: OT: interesting motorcycle

Good call, I don’t see a battery now that you mention it.
by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 30, 2022 8:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: interesting motorcycle
Replies: 10
Views: 149

Re: OT: interesting motorcycle

Pretty heavy duty wiring and connectors for turn signals.
by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 30, 2022 7:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Dusty lanterns on my bookshelf
Replies: 7
Views: 168

Re: Dusty lanterns on my bookshelf

desmobob wrote: Thu Jun 30, 2022 3:45 pm
Mister_Wilson wrote: Thu Jun 30, 2022 3:32 pm Pictures of the Duck would be nice too 😁
1995 900SS SP

Classic😎

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by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 30, 2022 3:32 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Dusty lanterns on my bookshelf
Replies: 7
Views: 168

Re: Dusty lanterns on my bookshelf

Pictures of the Duck would be nice too 😁
by Mister_Wilson
Wed Jun 29, 2022 12:49 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: “The Solar” wick burner E.M & Co.
Replies: 19
Views: 172

Re: “The Solar” wick burner E.M & Co.

I had a sneak peek, it’s pretty cool.
by Mister_Wilson
Tue Jun 28, 2022 1:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lantern stands?
Replies: 29
Views: 585

Re: Lantern stands?

These two lantern holders were made by an Illinois member named Jay (firetop). Two piece extruded aluminum tubing gives the option for a 5 ft or 10 ft height. Well made, looks professional, and functions perfectly. https://i.postimg.cc/fbNmzsCW/127-AE724-43-F1-4494-8-E15-4-A3-E729017-FE.jpg https:/...
by Mister_Wilson
Tue Jun 28, 2022 1:48 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 425 valve issues
Replies: 2
Views: 74

Re: 425 valve issues

I’ve seen many stoves do that, not sure why. As you found out, not much you can do to change the behavior, just adjust your way through it.
by Mister_Wilson
Sun Jun 26, 2022 6:06 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: BREAKING NEWS!!!
Replies: 47
Views: 994

Re: BREAKING NEWS!!!

Naphtha or kerosene?
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 25, 2022 11:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: not what ya want to see making tacos
Replies: 13
Views: 420

Re: not what ya want to see making tacos

I am for sure 🤣
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 25, 2022 10:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: not what ya want to see making tacos
Replies: 13
Views: 420

Re: not what ya want to see making tacos

Wish I was in Tijuana eatin’ BBQed iguana.
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 25, 2022 10:12 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Coleman 134 lamp with external pump, $30 (Sold)
Replies: 6
Views: 198

Re: Coleman 134 lamp with external pump, $30

That’s a good deal for someone Moses.
by Mister_Wilson
Fri Jun 24, 2022 5:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT well this sucks on an epic level
Replies: 45
Views: 1295

Re: OT well this sucks on an epic level

I hate it that the title of this thread becomes more and more relevant. Hang in there brother, you and your family are in my prayers.
by Mister_Wilson
Fri Jun 24, 2022 1:44 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Generator tip stamp?
Replies: 5
Views: 113

Re: Generator tip stamp?

Toby, probably the same reason they used a V on the 220 generator tip.
by Mister_Wilson
Fri Jun 24, 2022 1:18 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: coleman 520 AGM stove 1944
Replies: 29
Views: 405

Re: coleman 520 AGM stove 1944

That style check valve looks similar to what I've removed from AGM lanterns. I'm not sure if they're interchangeable.
Welcome to the Forum from Pennsylvania, USA. Hope you are safe.
by Mister_Wilson
Fri Jun 24, 2022 12:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: BREAKING NEWS!!!
Replies: 47
Views: 994

Re: BREAKING NEWS!!!

All hail Murff.
by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 23, 2022 9:04 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread
Replies: 534
Views: 10235

Re: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread

Looks like it’s in great shape, will clean up nice!
by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 23, 2022 9:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What’s going on with this iron?
Replies: 5
Views: 176

Re: What’s going on with this iron?

Looks like that’s what they did, put a 4A in a #12 box.
by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 23, 2022 6:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cosmic Rays, actually Gamma rays
Replies: 19
Views: 249

Re: Cosmic Rays, actually Gamma rays

What?! Radioactive mantles?!
by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 23, 2022 3:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTS 220B (or BX) Dated 3 8 for parts or repair
Replies: 8
Views: 366

Re: WTS 220BX Dated 3 8 for parts or repair

My original comment was made in jest. I find the whole box argument a bit silly.
No disparagement intended. If I hadn’t just bought one at the Gettysburg gathering I might spring for this one.
by Mister_Wilson
Wed Jun 22, 2022 4:34 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: fount bale ding protection
Replies: 25
Views: 461

Re: fount bale ding protection

I think, maybe? It has a lot of patina so hard to tell for sure.
by Mister_Wilson
Wed Jun 22, 2022 1:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTS 220B (or BX) Dated 3 8 for parts or repair
Replies: 8
Views: 366

Re: WTS 220BX? Dated 3 8 for parts or repair

Do you have the box? :P
by Mister_Wilson
Wed Jun 22, 2022 12:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: fount bale ding protection
Replies: 25
Views: 461

Re: fount bale ding protection

https://i.postimg.cc/tR830HyJ/7-A9-CB5-B2-5038-4-BC9-80-EA-8-EEED4-E87100.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/D04wQDYY/FF6919-CD-E91-B-46-D3-B1-F4-D27-F470-D6625.jpg I’ve had this 220C for a few years. A previous owner wrapped the bail with some kind of tape. I don’t know how much heat it will take, but makes...
by Mister_Wilson
Wed Jun 22, 2022 12:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Happy Summer Solstice
Replies: 16
Views: 206

Re: Happy Summer Solstice

THE DAYS WILL START GETTING SHORTER NOW!!! 😩
by Mister_Wilson
Sun Jun 19, 2022 2:44 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 249 Clean Up
Replies: 13
Views: 200

Re: 249 Clean Up

It's nice that there happened to be a 249 just sitting there. Happens all the time! :lol:
That's a nice looking lantern, Greg.
by Mister_Wilson
Sun Jun 19, 2022 2:13 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 295 leaky check valve
Replies: 7
Views: 88

Re: 295 leaky check valve

The check valves are the same as earlier lanterns, so if it truly is the cv, use the methods that have worked for you in the past.
by Mister_Wilson
Thu Jun 16, 2022 10:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Old West Wickie Wednesday
Replies: 7
Views: 200

Re: Old West Wickie Wednesday

I'm not a big wickie guy, but that's pretty cool.
by Mister_Wilson
Wed Jun 15, 2022 2:34 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 288 melted E block?
Replies: 8
Views: 128

Re: 288 melted E block?

I have a few metal e blocks.
by Mister_Wilson
Tue Jun 14, 2022 11:35 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Early Mountie 🍁!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 237

Re: Early Mountie 🍁!!!

That’s a real beauty.
by Mister_Wilson
Tue Jun 14, 2022 11:30 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

How much is a cheap radiation detector( whatever you call it)? If affordable seem like vendors who sell a bunch of mantles would get one. That way they could test them to hopefully please those that just have to have thorium. Sam Blank has a tester. I’ve sent mantles to him before for testing. It’s...
by Mister_Wilson
Tue Jun 14, 2022 2:00 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

I emailed Sam Blank and he responded by saying he sold thorium mantles wholesale. I emailed American Mantles and asked about thorium mantles for sale, they directed me to Sam Blank. lol Problem of thorium Peerless mantles solved. Sam Blank sells the thorium mantles made by Auerlict . If this is the...
by Mister_Wilson
Mon Jun 13, 2022 9:04 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

Nope, done.
by Mister_Wilson
Mon Jun 13, 2022 7:51 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

I could send you a pack that I bought from Sam this weekend, but that would mean trusting your homemade ion chamber and you to be honest and objective in your testing and reporting. Not gonna happen.
Peace out ✌️
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 11, 2022 9:16 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

I’m not sure if you’re more full of yourself or assumptions.
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 11, 2022 7:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

HC Lanterns has them. He buys directly from Sam.
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 11, 2022 6:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

The myth being?
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 11, 2022 6:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

Buy what you want
Use what you want.
Believe what you want.
Believe who you want.
Trust who you want.
If you were promised a pony as a child and didn’t get it, I’m sorry.
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 11, 2022 5:26 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT funny but not political thread
Replies: 368
Views: 9804

Re: OT funny but not political thread

Got it.
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 11, 2022 5:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

Yes, Sam brought a lot new production mantles with him and sold them to us for a very fair price. The issue here seems to be trust, or a lack of, rather than the mantles themselves. He has no control over the packaging and what is stated or not. If you don’t trust him or the product, don’t buy any. ...
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 11, 2022 2:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

Back to the topic of Peerless mantles... I spoke with Sam and he said that all of the Peerless mantles his dealers get are thorium. Examples of his dealers are Old Coleman Parts, HC Lanterns, and Peak Distribution. If you want yttrium mantles, you can get those from American Mantle. Did he confirm ...
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 11, 2022 2:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated
Replies: 95
Views: 1320

Re: Peerless mantles are no longer thoriated

Jim beat me to it. YES, the mantles he imports are thorium, he said that’s all he buys.
YES, both versions are made by Peerless India. Jim pointed out examples of which vendors are which.
Are the thorium version better? That’s up to you to decide.
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 04, 2022 10:42 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Mother in law comes through again!
Replies: 14
Views: 315

Re: Mother in law comes through again!

I just bit through my lower lip.
by Mister_Wilson
Sat Jun 04, 2022 11:25 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Man I Almost Really Messed Up
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: Man I Almost Really Messed Up

What a pleasant surprise, glad you caught it.
by Mister_Wilson
Fri Jun 03, 2022 10:34 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Where did the time go?
Replies: 17
Views: 329

Re: Where did the time go?

Mine is in two years. How does this happen?
by Mister_Wilson
Fri Jun 03, 2022 2:33 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My Grails!!! 🔥😎👍
Replies: 16
Views: 425

Re: My Grails!!! 🔥😎👍

RobSchroff wrote: Thu Jun 02, 2022 1:44 pm Nice lanterns, but its seems that most of your posts are a little boastful
Prideful maybe?
by Mister_Wilson
Wed Jun 01, 2022 9:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Finally complete my 200s!!!🔥🔥🔥
Replies: 21
Views: 276

Re: Finally complete my 200s!!!🔥🔥🔥

Dang, Archie!
by Mister_Wilson
Wed Jun 01, 2022 12:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Changing your travel plans?
Replies: 23
Views: 464

Re: Changing your travel plans?

A couple of weeks ago I made a 1200 mile round trip to see my sister in TN, this past weekend 620 mile round trip with Mrs. Wilson to visit her sister and BIL, going to Gettysburg in a week or so, then we’ll do 2600 mile round trip at the end of the month to visit our daughter and her family in Texa...
by Mister_Wilson
Tue May 31, 2022 2:17 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread
Replies: 534
Views: 10235

Re: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread

Wow, thank you for doing that. The hunt continues.
by Mister_Wilson
Tue May 31, 2022 1:17 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: late 635?
Replies: 8
Views: 220

Re: late 635?

The 635B for Leacock has founts dated 01-96.
by Mister_Wilson
Tue May 31, 2022 1:11 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread
Replies: 534
Views: 10235

Re: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread

Shucks.