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by Murff
Mon Jun 21, 2021 9:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: I need a bicycle and a windmill
Replies: 22
Views: 374

Re: I need a bicycle and a windmill

JimL wrote: Mon Jun 21, 2021 8:38 pm Thanks. Yeah, I forgot about that. I certainly approve of the zero tolerance policy towards politics on this forum.
Bless you, Jim!

Murff
by Murff
Sat Jun 19, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Murff went hunting today...
Replies: 29
Views: 430

Re: Murff went hunting today...

mgmlvks wrote: Sat Jun 19, 2021 9:25 pm Dang! TWO Tilley heaters!
For sale, cheap!

And, sorry to say, no cases like that.

Murff
by Murff
Sat Jun 19, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Murff went hunting today...
Replies: 29
Views: 430

Re: Murff went hunting today...

deepmarsh wrote: Sat Jun 19, 2021 9:01 pm Looks like an entire collection!
Nah, he kept the good stuff!

Murff
by Murff
Sat Jun 19, 2021 9:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Murff went hunting today...
Replies: 29
Views: 430

Murff went hunting today...

Actually, the bounty contacted me...

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Some good stuff!

Murff
by Murff
Tue Jun 15, 2021 10:08 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Smart Man ~~ Humor
Replies: 3
Views: 170

Smart Man ~~ Humor

Smart man Shawn was walking down the street when he saw his buddy Mick driving a brand new Mercedes Mick pulled up next to him with a wide grin. "Mick where did you get that car?, Shawn ask. "Sue gave it to me", he replied. "She gave it to you? I knew she was sweet on you, but a brand new Mercedes?"...
by Murff
Mon Jun 14, 2021 7:52 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What caswells do you guys recommend?
Replies: 23
Views: 395

Re: What caswells do you guys recommend?

LEGAL WARNING!! The Owner, Administrators and Moderators of the Coleman Collectors Forum DO NOT endorse nor encourage that any product used to repair compromised founts be used in any way!! Using these products may result in unintentional fires! Once a fount has been determined to have a pin hole l...
by Murff
Sat Jun 12, 2021 3:38 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Happy Birthday.....MURFF!!!
Replies: 35
Views: 215

Re: Happy Birthday.....MURFF!!!

Tgarner01 wrote: Fri Jun 11, 2021 8:59 pm Image


Happy birthday Murff!
It would have looked like that, for sure!

Thanks for the birthday wishes, everyone!

Murff
by Murff
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: a friend of mine
Replies: 39
Views: 896

Re: a friend of mine

Thanks Bill, and particularly not participated in by a moderator. It makes me feel as though there is a double standard here. Gary I am a bit late coming to the dance on this thread. The OPer was asking for opinions on his freind's "condition". So far, the thread has stayed on that tract with the c...
by Murff
Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:45 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Northern Pacific Railway kero can dent removal
Replies: 12
Views: 256

Re: Northern Pacific Railway kero can dent removal

How about a small suction cup and pull from the outside?

Murff
by Murff
Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Have we reached the point where even 90’s cars are starting to look better than new ones?
Replies: 31
Views: 478

Re: Have we reached the point where even 90’s cars are starting to look better than new ones?

Ford resurrected an old name on a new platform
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Ford Maverick Pickup. On the new Bronco platform.

Murff
by Murff
Wed Jun 09, 2021 1:29 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2023 Canadian Convention Interest Thread!
Replies: 10
Views: 201

Re: 2023 Canadian Convention Interest Thread!

Well, the Mrs. & I paln to attend, Lord willing!

Murff
by Murff
Mon Jun 07, 2021 10:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Thailand bidders
Replies: 31
Views: 835

Re: Thailand bidders

I find it odd that I have flat out blocked Thailand from my auctions but still get bids from people who are there with Thai addresses. I know if they use a US forwarding service with a US address, they can bid on my auctions but how the heck are they still able to bid?? On a more positive note, a Th...
by Murff
Wed Jun 02, 2021 11:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Steel stand!
Replies: 9
Views: 203

Re: Steel stand!

You have it right! Now you can adjust the width and length by squeezing the sides to fit what will go on it. The two pieces extending out from the back are to support older style stoves where the lid folds all the way down. Of course, Thank you. If I put a stove on it I would of probably seen that....
by Murff
Wed Jun 02, 2021 10:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Heater
Replies: 19
Views: 347

Re: Heater

I have several of these. They will keep you warm sitting at your repair table in an unheated shed it the winter. Are they cool? No, but they do look awesome when first lit and the flame "dances" as you hold the knob to the "Light" position.

Murff
by Murff
Wed Jun 02, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Uncle Poo Ping!
Replies: 8
Views: 238

Re: Uncle Poo Ping!

Rumor has it he may be slowly dying a deserved death.

Image <<< Sid Currently

Murff
by Murff
Mon May 31, 2021 10:52 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Happy Memorial Day!
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Happy Memorial Day!

Never Forget Those Who Kept Us Free!
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Murff
by Murff
Sun May 30, 2021 5:13 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 1963 Ford Galaxy
Replies: 39
Views: 369

Re: 1963 Ford Galaxy

My dad had the same 63 Galaxy. Four door sedan with dealer added under the dash air conditioning. 352 cu in.

Murff
by Murff
Wed May 26, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How Many Forum Members...
Replies: 41
Views: 795

Re: How Many Forum Members...

Whitegas Extraordinaire wrote: Mon May 24, 2021 6:04 pm And at least one to report it just for fun!
And, don't do it again!!! :cf_grouch:

Murff
by Murff
Sun May 23, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How Many Forum Members...
Replies: 41
Views: 795

How Many Forum Members...

How Many Forum Members... ...does it take to change a light bulb? 1 TO CHANGE THE LIGHT BULB AND TO POST THAT THE LIGHT BULB HAS BEEN CHANGED. 14 TO SHARE SIMILAR EXPERIENCES OF CHANGING LIGHT BULBS AND HOW THE LIGHT BULB COULD HAVE BEEN CHANGED DIFFERENTLY. 7 TO CAUTION ABOUT THE DANGERS OF CHANGIN...
by Murff
Sun May 23, 2021 4:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: lantern vise
Replies: 47
Views: 620

Re: lantern vise

I have one of Ernie's fount vises. I don't use it often but do like how it works. I had about 10 502s that I have tried getting apart with every thread de-rusting product invented. After getting the vise, I was able to get one 502 apart with the 502 in the vice and an oil filter wrench on the 3/8" r...
by Murff
Thu May 20, 2021 4:08 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Filed for Social Security today - Man I am old!!
Replies: 17
Views: 275

Re: Filed for Social Security today - Man I am old!!

Another who took early Soc. Sec. Paying for health care sucked for 2.5 years until Medicare kicked in at 65. The only thing that sucked worse was the last employer. So happy the numbers allowed me to leave.

Murff
by Murff
Wed May 19, 2021 11:05 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Received my Coleman Light today--no patches
Replies: 57
Views: 1274

Re: Received my Coleman Light today--no patches

No patch!

:cf_duh: :cf_grouch: :cf_explosive: :cf_shucks: :cf_yuk:

Murff
by Murff
Wed May 19, 2021 1:51 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Murf's pic
Replies: 15
Views: 290

Re: Murf's pic

You guys like playing with dynamite!

:cf_absolutely:

Murff
by Murff
Tue May 18, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Murf's pic
Replies: 15
Views: 290

Re: Murf's pic

Legal Disclaimer:

Murff is not responsible if a wife clops her husband in the chops for misusing the above photo!

Murff
as Administrator
by Murff
Tue May 18, 2021 7:30 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time for the "Three Word Game."
Replies: 42
Views: 428

Re: Time for the "Three Word Game."

had recently croaked.
by Murff
Mon May 17, 2021 1:03 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OMG! What have we done??
Replies: 60
Views: 1019

Re: OMG! What have we done??

The buy was from an unknown collector in North Dakota. He passed away and his life partner contacted a buyer of Coleman collections and parts. Myself and two others went to ND and picked up the items and drove back to Washington State in a rented Uhaul truck. The late collector had a very extensive ...
by Murff
Mon May 17, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OMG! What have we done??
Replies: 60
Views: 1019

Re: OMG! What have we done??

Close up of lantern circled in photo:

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Murff
by Murff
Sat May 15, 2021 2:51 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OMG! What have we done??
Replies: 60
Views: 1019

OMG! What have we done??

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More later!

Murff
by Murff
Thu May 13, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Received my Coleman Light today--no patches
Replies: 57
Views: 1274

Re: Received my Coleman Light today--no patches

Cajuncook1 wrote: Thu May 13, 2021 2:27 pm Is there a magazine associated with website?
International Coleman Collectors Club puts out 3 quality club news magazines each year. Worth the price of joining.

www.intlccc.net

Murff
by Murff
Tue May 11, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: The SOB has his own Exit!
Replies: 10
Views: 358

The SOB has his own Exit!

I'll be darned!
by Murff
Sat May 08, 2021 9:46 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Pinhole in bottom of fount
Replies: 15
Views: 321

Re: Pinhole in bottom of fount

Legal Disclaimer: The owners of this forum DO NOT ENDORSE THE USE OF ANY SEALERS OR PRODUCTS TO REMEDY A RUSTED FOUNT! Where there is rust coming through, if the leak is fixed, another may appear at any time and if the lantern is running when that leak occurs, the results could be disastorous! Be sa...
by Murff
Tue May 04, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Best job you've had
Replies: 29
Views: 326

Re: OT: Best job you've had

As a young lad of 8 years old, I was blessed to have lived in a neighborhood just across the reiver from a large Boeing Aircraft plant. I sold newspapers after school to employees as their shifts ended and they exited the shops. This lead to a 34 year career working first for the Seattle P-I and the...
by Murff
Fri Apr 30, 2021 11:13 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Need input on plated 6-65 200a font
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Re: Need input on plated 6-65 200a font

Looks like bare steel to me. Maybe someone stripped the paint and buffed it a bit, at one time.

Murff
by Murff
Wed Apr 14, 2021 1:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well, I'll be....
Replies: 20
Views: 389

Re: Well, I'll be....

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"Pretty Obvious!"

Murff
by Murff
Sun Apr 11, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: help with lantern idetification
Replies: 7
Views: 144

Re: help with lantern idetification

1945 Mil-Spec. Nice find!

Murff
by Murff
Wed Apr 07, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Funny looking check valve
Replies: 7
Views: 175

Re: Funny looking check valve

That there happened when Lottie, the executive secretary walked by on the production floor back in 1946. She was known to make heads turn and ol' Bubba was working the check valve slot makin machine and lost his concentration!

Here's her picture:
by Murff
Tue Apr 06, 2021 7:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many miles you alls cars have?
Replies: 56
Views: 586

Re: How many miles you alls cars have?

I purchased a 2017 F150 with 8600 miles on it 4 weeks ago.

Murff
by Murff
Tue Apr 06, 2021 12:53 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: USPS! WTH!
Replies: 26
Views: 537

USPS! WTH!

I usually defend the USPS as they get things delivered. However, this lantern was going from Seattle to Idaho! Start a the bootom and read up. USPS expects delivery by Friday??? I guess they aren't through giving the lantern a tour of Eastern Washington and Central Idaho! Apr 5, 2021 5:31pm PROCESSE...
by Murff
Mon Apr 05, 2021 12:20 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: There is a solution to every problem
Replies: 19
Views: 264

Re: There is a solution to every problem

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by Murff
Sun Apr 04, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 228E 3 52 Disassembly
Replies: 45
Views: 547

Re: 228E 3 52 Disassembly

Where Stewart has his pipe wrench will work, but I use a deep socket on the valve stem packing nut with a long extension as a handle for leverage. Murff Just to be clear, that's not a pipe wrench in my photos, it's a monkey wrench. The difference is significant in this context. A monkey wrench is l...
by Murff
Sun Apr 04, 2021 5:19 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 228E 3 52 Disassembly
Replies: 45
Views: 547

Re: 228E 3 52 Disassembly

Where Stewart has his pipe wrench will work, but I use a deep socket on the valve stem packing nut with a long extension as a handle for leverage.

Murff
by Murff
Sat Apr 03, 2021 10:56 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Pulsing 288
Replies: 6
Views: 136

Pulsing 288

I rebuilt a 288 today and the bloody thing started the semi-usual pulsing after rebuilding one of these little beastards. So, I does a quick search on the CCF here and, after going through a few old threads, I found the easiest fix! I can't find the thread now (CRS kicked in) but anyway, it comes do...
by Murff
Sat Apr 03, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cool Mantle
Replies: 5
Views: 131

Cool Mantle

Started working on a Coleman 621B and found this mantle on it:

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Murff
by Murff
Sat Apr 03, 2021 6:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Question for Ebay sellers.
Replies: 8
Views: 220

Re: Question for Ebay sellers.

As a seller who seldom has a Buy-It-Now, but I do at the moment, eBay asked me if I wanted to send offers to watchers. I had never seen this before and ignored it.

I figure if someone wants it, they will buy it on their own.

Murff
by Murff
Fri Apr 02, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: One Noisy Day, Inkle, Inkle, Glink
Replies: 8
Views: 211

Re: One Noisy Day, Inkle, Inkle, Glink

Don Martin! Classic cartoonist for MAD Magazine back in the day. My favorite cartoon by him showed a Daniel Boone type pioneer running through the forest making all kinds of noise as he ran over sticks and twigs making noises like "snap", "crackle", "trip", "stomp". Pursuing the pioneer was an India...
by Murff
Fri Apr 02, 2021 12:38 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: APRIL FOOLS! NOW THAT WAS FUN!!
Replies: 20
Views: 233

Re: APRIL FOOLS! NOW THAT WAS FUN!!

Nah, Sid's a real puke!

Murff
by Murff
Thu Apr 01, 2021 11:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: APRIL FOOLS! NOW THAT WAS FUN!!
Replies: 20
Views: 233

APRIL FOOLS! NOW THAT WAS FUN!!

Hey Guys! I hope you enjoyed the Aprils Fool Prank that Ian, Ed & I set up earlier today. I do see two threads regarding it and looks like we "got" a few of you. I've been wanting to pull something like this for years on the CCF. The phpBB makes it a bit easier to do than the old site. Anyway, hope ...
by Murff
Wed Mar 31, 2021 10:34 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Forum issue
Replies: 28
Views: 592

Re: Forum issue

I think the "Submit" button should be on the left.

Murff
by Murff
Wed Mar 31, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Forum issue
Replies: 28
Views: 592

Re: Forum issue

It has happened to me, also. It's a PITA sometimes.

As an Administrator or Moderator, every time we go the control panel, it asks us to log in to verify our identities. Seems if we logged onto the Forum, it knows who we are, but no.

Murff
by Murff
Thu Mar 25, 2021 8:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: eBay Lantern Question
Replies: 37
Views: 541

Re: eBay Lantern Question

I see the seller had a negative feedback, I assume from this deal. I agree to just walk away from the deal.

The lantern is a 220D, btw.

Murff