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by rainjer
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to Make Some Saw Dust
Replies: 52
Views: 640

Re: Time to Make Some Saw Dust

2 steps forward, one step back today. I decided to go out last night and do the sanding, water pop the grain and drill the mounting holes for the sign. That way could I assembled the shelf today and it would have all day to dry. As I went to assemble it I realized I drilled the holed in the bottom p...
by rainjer
Wed Mar 03, 2021 5:33 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to Make Some Saw Dust
Replies: 52
Views: 640

Re: Time to Make Some Saw Dust

I did a stain test board tonight. The board is a drop I sanded to 220 the same time I sanded the parts. Left is raw wood. Right has a pre-stain wood conditioner. Both are one coat of stain applied and wiped off the same time. Tomorrow I will do a 2nd coat and then test a couple topcoats. IMG_2021030...
by rainjer
Wed Mar 03, 2021 3:49 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to Make Some Saw Dust
Replies: 52
Views: 640

Re: Time to Make Some Saw Dust

I also have considerable money in my parts stand, that’s why this pisses me off. @Rubing- I sorry you feel this way... I have looked for a part rack for 12 years with no luck. I happen to have the tools, the time and the talent to build one so I am going to. When I am done with this one I am going ...
by rainjer
Wed Mar 03, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to Make Some Saw Dust
Replies: 52
Views: 640

Re: Time to Make Some Saw Dust

He’s gotta do something because I will not be associated with a Coleman Collector group that promotes reproducing fraudulent Coleman items. Greg - How is this reproducing a fraudulent Coleman item? I am building it for myself. Not to sell. I building it to the dimension I want, using the joinery I ...
by rainjer
Tue Mar 02, 2021 11:29 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to Make Some Saw Dust
Replies: 52
Views: 640

Re: Time to Make Some Saw Dust

Shelves cut to size.
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Backer board cut and fit.
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Jars test fitted.
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Now it is time for my least favorite part of wood working.... sanding and finishing.
by rainjer
Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to Make Some Saw Dust
Replies: 52
Views: 640

Re: Time to Make Some Saw Dust

This morning I decide to work on my jar labels while my son was still sleeping. (his bedroom is above my woodworking area in the garage.) Here is a mockup of my version of a jar label.
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by rainjer
Tue Mar 02, 2021 1:34 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to Make Some Saw Dust
Replies: 52
Views: 640

Re: Time to Make Some Saw Dust

Today's progress. I got all of my wood rough cut to length and planed to thickness. IMG_20210301_150556508.jpg Then I laid out my dados on both sides. IMG_20210301_151530045.jpg Then I laid out my my sign and cut it out. IMG_20210301_153324190.jpg Finally I cut my sides to final length and cut all o...
by rainjer
Mon Mar 01, 2021 5:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to Make Some Saw Dust
Replies: 52
Views: 640

Time to Make Some Saw Dust

Tomorrow I am finally getting around to starting to build my version of a Coleman Parts rack. I purchased these jars some time ago with intent of building my own version of a parts rack. I know the US version used round jars but I liked these better. jars.JPG Today I spent the time to model the jars...
by rainjer
Wed Feb 17, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2021 Coleman Japan Specials
Replies: 38
Views: 515

Re: 2021 Coleman Japan Specials

@bandaide - right from the Coleman Japan web site. Then I converted them to USD. That does no include shipping to the US if you can even get one. They have a sold on a lottery system. It even comes with a classic gold clamshell case... It appears they have also changed the price. The lantern is now ...
by rainjer
Mon Feb 15, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2021 Coleman Japan Specials
Replies: 38
Views: 515

Re: 2021 Coleman Japan Specials

Here are the prices:
Tent - 109,091 Yen = $1035.55
Lantern - 33,00 Yen = $313.25
413J Stove - 36,182 Yen = $343.46
Cooler - 28,000 Yen = $265.79
508B stove - 19,00 Yen = $180.36
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by rainjer
Sun Feb 14, 2021 12:12 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Looking for feedback
Replies: 16
Views: 413

Re: Looking for feedback

Good News!!! I will be going with option 2. I have found a found local source to print my transfers for me at a reasonable price and about a 5 day turnaround. I would send them a print file one a week. That means I will be able to take orders and ship with in 2 weeks. Based on that info I am going t...
by rainjer
Wed Feb 10, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Looking for feedback
Replies: 16
Views: 413

Re: Looking for feedback

@BSAGuy - The $1200 is just the printer. It is another $150 for ink, $75 for the paper. I know the current fixed costs of the metal sign, transfer, packing supplies, shipping and Etsy selling fees for my current process. The transfer printing is only $2.00-$4.00 per sign depending on how many I orde...
by rainjer
Sun Feb 07, 2021 9:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Looking for feedback
Replies: 16
Views: 413

Looking for feedback

This is not a ad to sell anything.....Please do not ask..... As many of you know, in the past I have made and sold Coleman related signs on Etsy. I stopped selling last year due to lack of time to work on it due to work and family commitments. Then COVID-19 hit.... Now I have the time (unemployed fo...
by rainjer
Wed Jan 20, 2021 6:08 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OCP patches
Replies: 16
Views: 184

Re: OCP patches

I have years 1-8. I am missing years 9-11. I do have extra year 4 & 7 patches. Anyone have a extra year 9 or 10 they want to trade for a years 4 or 7?
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by rainjer
Mon Jan 11, 2021 11:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Getting ready to read the Coleman Light by a Kero-lite
Replies: 8
Views: 138

Getting ready to read the Coleman Light by a Kero-lite

Our power just randomly went out so I fired up my Kero-lite so I could read my Coleman Light that came yesterday.
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by rainjer
Mon Dec 21, 2020 5:22 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My Christmas Projects...
Replies: 10
Views: 170

My Christmas Projects...

Since I have not been working I have had more free time to work on woodworking project. Here are the projects I have completed for Christmas gifts the last couple weeks. I made 4 Charcuterie boards out of Maple, Walnut and Purple Heart. These are 3/4" thick and are either 9-1/2 X 10 or 9-1/2 X 16. I...
by rainjer
Mon Nov 23, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Any trailer tire experts?
Replies: 8
Views: 145

Re: Any trailer tire experts?

I have a teardrop trailer with 5.30-12 tires on it. I have towed that trailer 4 time from Washington State to California at freeway speed (65-70). The trailer weighs about 1250 lbs loaded. If you have properly greased wheel bearing and proper air pressure in your tires, it should not be an issue wit...
by rainjer
Sat Nov 21, 2020 3:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) What is this? Bit?
Replies: 6
Views: 117

Re: (OT) What is this? Bit?

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by rainjer
Sun Nov 15, 2020 1:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Added a heater to the garage.
Replies: 7
Views: 130

Re: OT: Added a heater to the garage.

Buy a blank plate and a step drill bit. Make your own plate. Is it electric or gas?
by rainjer
Thu Nov 12, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman Kero-Lite lamp
Replies: 37
Views: 395

Re: Coleman Kero-Lite lamp

This mine with a reproduction and chimney.
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by rainjer
Sun Oct 18, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anybody into maps?
Replies: 57
Views: 277

Anybody into maps?

I am a map guy also. I have to have paper map when I travel. When we went to Ireland in 2018 I had a paper map, a road atlas & a Dublin city map. We still used or phone a Google Maps to navigate but we use the maps to decide where to go. Each morning we would look at the map and then enter the desti...
by rainjer
Wed Oct 07, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: R.I.P. Eddie Van Halen
Replies: 22
Views: 183

R.I.P. Eddie Van Halen

One of my all time favorite bands until the Sammy / Michael Anthony break-up. After that I lost interest in them. The Gary Cherone thing did nothing for me and the David reunion with Wolfgang they just did not have same sound. <br /><br />Eddie was a master on the guitar for many years. And yes, I w...
by rainjer
Wed Oct 07, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: AGM Kamplite white gas lantern
Replies: 3
Views: 100

AGM Kamplite white gas lantern

We do not do price evaluation on this forum. You can use Ebay sold listing to get a rough idea but they would be higher in most cases than you would pay in person in my opinion...
by rainjer
Sat Oct 03, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My next project..
Replies: 10
Views: 226

My next project..

<p>[QUOTE username=Duck userid=5811747 postid=1319489674]that may sound like a lot of money to someone like me who doesn't do a lot of wood work. But if you do and it helps on projects it's worth it. Besides it's a hobby you enjoy. I wish I was better at it. [/QUOTE]</p><p>I have been doing woodwork...
by rainjer
Fri Oct 02, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My next project..
Replies: 10
Views: 226

My next project..

Today I will be starting on my parts cabinet build. I just finished my shop drawing and not it is time to go start cutting some wood.
by rainjer
Wed Sep 30, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cleaning a canvas tent
Replies: 30
Views: 191

Cleaning a canvas tent

Try Oxiclean or regular laundry soap. You will need to rinse really well when done.
by rainjer
Tue Sep 29, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman 3H & 413B Stove Decal Reproduction Art
Replies: 10
Views: 130

Coleman 3H & 413B Stove Decal Reproduction Art

The decal should be 2.5" W X 2.25" tall. Make sure you get white waterslide paper, not clear. The clear ends up being semi-transparent.
by rainjer
Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman 3H & 413B Stove Decal Reproduction Art
Replies: 10
Views: 130

Coleman 3H & 413B Stove Decal Reproduction Art

If you have an inkjet printer you can by whiter sticker or waterslide paper and print them yourself. You will need to clear coat them to seal the ink after you print them. (before you apply them)

by rainjer
Thu Sep 24, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: BIG Coleman stove
Replies: 12
Views: 201

BIG Coleman stove

I have used one of those. I cook 8oz ribeye steaks for a lunch party at work for 125 people. We rented it from a local party rental place. They put out a lot of BTU's....
by rainjer
Thu Sep 24, 2020 6:05 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: More suckage for me... (off topic)
Replies: 4
Views: 87

More suckage for me... (off topic)

[QUOTE username=Gasman64 userid=1551264 postid=1318520180]Nice, Jeremy, looks like a versatile vacuum. I hope it lasts a long time, or has a good warranty; I know it wasn't inexpensive.</blockquote><br />3 year 100% coverage including wear and tear. Free shipping both ways to the repair center. 10 y...
by rainjer
Wed Sep 23, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: More suckage for me... (off topic)
Replies: 4
Views: 87

More suckage for me... (off topic)

Literally...... My wife bought me a new Festool CT15 HEPA filter vacuum for our anniversary. Much quieter than my other shop vac and no dust escapes thru the exhaust. It also has a tool port so it can be turned on and off by plugging you tool into it. When you start and stop the tool, it will start ...
by rainjer
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Opinions on Ads Poll
Replies: 68
Views: 463

Opinions on Ads Poll

I am ok with it as long as they a more "targeted" ads, not just random crap. I would be nice if there was an option to pay an annual subscription fee to remove them if you wanted to.
by rainjer
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)
Replies: 36
Views: 276

Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)

I put the volume in the hints so if somebody knew the dimensions of one pencil they could figure it out... I did round it a little....

I think I am going to donate to our local Habitat for Humanity store. I will never use them...
by rainjer
Wed Sep 23, 2020 2:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)
Replies: 36
Views: 276

Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)

I am declaring Bob1774 the winner.

Actual count: 245 total, 14 sharpened.
by rainjer
Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:29 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My next project..
Replies: 10
Views: 226

My next project..

For everything you see in that picture, $1405 plus sales tax.....
by rainjer
Tue Sep 22, 2020 6:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My next project..
Replies: 10
Views: 226

My next project..

Believe it or not, that is now the most expensive tool I own....
by rainjer
Tue Sep 22, 2020 5:39 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: My next project..
Replies: 10
Views: 226

My next project..

As some of you may know my other hobby is wood working. Since I am unemployed I have recently have been cleaning out my garage and selling stuff locally on OfferUp, Craig's List & Facebook Marketplace to fund my woodworking projects. By doing this I have gotten rid of a lot of stuff I have has sitti...
by rainjer
Tue Sep 22, 2020 2:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)
Replies: 36
Views: 276

Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)

Believe it or not, one person has guessed within 20 on the total and is only off by 1 on the sharpened. (same person)

Should I declare a winner or you want to keep guessing?
by rainjer
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Painted B/BX
Replies: 62
Views: 747

Painted B/BX

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by rainjer
Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: If you could only own ONE Coleman lantern...
Replies: 48
Views: 389

If you could only own ONE Coleman lantern...

I have 2 answers..<br />For a user it would be a 335. Easy to use and bright.<br /><br />For a shelf queen, My Ted Williams. I think it is one of the best looking lanterns ever produced.<br /><br />As for the smallest lantern, I will argue it is the Coleman Exponent Xcursion Lantern 9970. It is a pr...
by rainjer
Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)
Replies: 36
Views: 276

Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)

[QUOTE username=Zulu Kono userid=6367480 postid=1317610207]Are they for sale?
They could be.... I have not decided what to do with them.
by rainjer
Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:05 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)
Replies: 36
Views: 276

Contest time... (no prize, just for fun)

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by rainjer
Sat Aug 29, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Added a slant 220 to my lanterns
Replies: 23
Views: 128

Added a slant 220 to my lanterns

One lesson I learned working on one of these.... Don't use a torch to try and loosen the burner assembly from the font if there is any fuel in the font....lets just say flame thrower...
by rainjer
Mon Aug 24, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Been working on some new signs during my furlough.... Updated...
Replies: 36
Views: 335

Been working on some new signs during my furlough.... Updated...

[QUOTE username=Rustytank userid=6979244 postid=1312634873]I'd like one of these. How would you like payment?<br /><a data-iframely-checked="1" href="/files/attachments/5409018-P%26S%20R%201.jpg" rel="lightbox[1312634873] noopener" target="_blank"><img src="/files/attachments/5409018-P%26S%20R%201.j...
by rainjer
Sun Aug 23, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Been working on some new signs during my furlough.... Updated...
Replies: 36
Views: 335

Been working on some new signs during my furlough.... Updated...

Thanks for the feed back. As to the request for other appliances, I will look look into them but not guarantees. Based on feed back, all 6 the current appliance designs will be made. I have changed the Parts and Service signs based on the feedback. <br /><br />Please let me know which of those you l...
by rainjer
Sat Aug 22, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Been working on some new signs during my furlough.... Updated...
Replies: 36
Views: 335

Been working on some new signs during my furlough.... Updated...

I have been working on a new collection of signs I am thinking of selling in my Etsy store. They would be 9X12 aluminum signs. Before I spend the money on making them I wanted to get a feel for interest. Because of an increase in material costs, I would have to charge $20.00 each.<br />(Shipping wou...
by rainjer
Tue Aug 18, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Times are a changing....
Replies: 25
Views: 377

Times are a changing....

I have never been laid off or fired from any job I have had. I have always left the job with another one line up. <br /><br />I have always made it thru the layoffs because I make my self more valuable by taking every opportunity to learn new skills or cross train. I was with the same Aerospace comp...
by rainjer
Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Times are a changing....
Replies: 25
Views: 377

Times are a changing....

For the first time since in 31 years I am unemployed. I was "terminated" in a letter I received in the mail yesterday from my company. Apparently my last day was 8/13. I have been on furlough for the last 8 weeks after working from home part time for 13 weeks. I am not going to say that this was cau...
by rainjer
Sat Jul 18, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT: Adding a second water heater--question.
Replies: 38
Views: 402

OT: Adding a second water heater--question.

Could you instead do adding another hot water tank just add a storage tank with a recirculating pump?