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by OregonMichael
Sun Jan 29, 2023 12:41 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Straight Line Logo Globe 220B/228B**SOLD**
Replies: 2
Views: 275

FS: Straight Line Logo Globe 220B/228B**SOLD**

As the title says. This one's kinda cool, in that it has a factory "bend" in the top rim... https://i.postimg.cc/LX2nNy5t/IMG-1404.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/wv23PhRS/IMG-1405.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/1Xz4Zfp4/IMG-1406.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/nrwrVpk2/IMG-1407.jpg Never seen that kind of an irregular...
by OregonMichael
Sun Jan 29, 2023 12:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lye powder question
Replies: 16
Views: 254

Re: Lye powder question

Agree with above, pure lye crystals from the hardware store is what I use. And of course, always add lye to water, NEVER water to lye.
by OregonMichael
Sat Jan 28, 2023 11:53 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: AGM 3927 Generator Question
Replies: 5
Views: 86

Re: AGM 3927 Generator Question

Thanks for the feedback, guys. I put it together today and it fits perfectly.
by OregonMichael
Sat Jan 28, 2023 12:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Electrocuted cpr
Replies: 8
Views: 284

Re: Electrocuted cpr

74HARLEY wrote: Fri Jan 27, 2023 1:35 am I would take it....
I'm with ya, Joe. For $35 bucks, I'd be all over that.
by OregonMichael
Fri Jan 27, 2023 9:53 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: AGM 3927 Generator Question
Replies: 5
Views: 86

Re: AGM 3927 Generator Question

Tgarner01 wrote: Fri Jan 27, 2023 9:17 pm Michael I used a 220 gen on one of mine... I can't recall if I modified the pricker to fit, but I'm sure I did.
Thanks Toby. I have the original pricker rod so that's not a problem. Was wondering if the pricker wire is the right length, but sounds like it is.
by OregonMichael
Fri Jan 27, 2023 9:08 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: AGM 3927 Generator Question
Replies: 5
Views: 86

AGM 3927 Generator Question

Anyone know if the generator for an AGM 3927 is the same as a 220? I know the end of the pricker rod fitting is different, but wondering if the generator tube and tip and the same as a Coleman 220.

???
by OregonMichael
Mon Jan 23, 2023 11:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: WW2 field kitchen video
Replies: 11
Views: 176

Re: WW2 field kitchen video

Great video. That burner is a period correct AGM. I had one of those and it landed with my buddy Joe. We just fired it up a few weeks ago.
by OregonMichael
Sun Jan 22, 2023 2:40 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB: Lamp Globe for 129
Replies: 8
Views: 180

Re: WTB: Lamp Globe for 129

Rubing wrote: Sun Jan 22, 2023 2:11 am I have one FS as well
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Greg, please shoot me a PM on what you'd like to get for that globe, and I'll pass on the info. Thanks!
by OregonMichael
Sun Jan 22, 2023 2:39 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB: Lamp Globe for 129
Replies: 8
Views: 180

Re: WTB: Lamp Globe for 129

Will wrote: Sun Jan 22, 2023 1:36 am Michael~ Would you consider a trade? A sunrise for a straight line?
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Will...wish I had a sunrise to trade for that, but I don't. I think he'd pay the going price for what you have, though.
by OregonMichael
Sun Jan 22, 2023 1:27 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB: Lamp Globe for 129
Replies: 8
Views: 180

WTB: Lamp Globe for 129

Local friend of mine, sort of a collector, broke the globe on his 129 lamp and needs to replace it. Poor guy is kicking himself. Anyhow, it's a straight line logo inner globe. Anyone have one they'd part with? Please PM me if you can help.

Thanks all!
by OregonMichael
Wed Jan 11, 2023 3:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Military Field Stove
Replies: 13
Views: 273

Re: Military Field Stove

Yes, this is a Coleman M2A burner that was used on the bottom shelf of a field oven, as Bob said. There would have been several racks above it; more of a cabinet. I've owned a couple of these in the past and they're a really cool piece. One of those has heated my garage more than once. The later one...
by OregonMichael
Fri Jan 06, 2023 11:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First finds of the year! BULK LOT
Replies: 21
Views: 376

Re: First finds of the year! BULK LOT

Nice haul! Your torch light looks almost identical to the Gloria Model J on Terry's site, but the J that's pictured has a different burner assembly with a Q99 looking generator:

https://terry-marsh.com/us-lantern-manufacturers-a-I/

Perhaps an earlier version? Never seen one like that before.
by OregonMichael
Thu Jan 05, 2023 7:35 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB: 2 Quicklite 327 Embossed Vents *FOUND*
Replies: 0
Views: 102

WTB: 2 Quicklite 327 Embossed Vents *FOUND*

Picked up a couple of Quicklites recently, one with no vent and the other with the wrong vent. Looking for two vents in decent shape. Have an ample amount of stuff to trade, or happy to buy for a reasonable price. Let me know if you have spares and can help out.

Thanks!
by OregonMichael
Thu Jan 05, 2023 7:33 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Saving a pricey stove generator
Replies: 20
Views: 471

Re: Saving a pricey stove generator

Outstanding!!!
by OregonMichael
Thu Jan 05, 2023 4:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: pretty expensive little blue lantern
Replies: 19
Views: 576

Re: pretty expensive little blue lantern

i sent a package from California to South Africa , should have paid for air mail , i chose snail mail and it took 2 1/2 months to get there .:-) In all of the years I've been selling, I only shipped to South Africa once...and the package disappeared. Never was recovered. I sure hope for the sake of...
by OregonMichael
Thu Dec 29, 2022 3:11 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Lantern Cases, Stove Case, and 508 Stove**ALL SOLD**
Replies: 9
Views: 501

Re: FS: Lantern Cases, Stove Case, and 508 Stove

Bump....all but the stove still available...
by OregonMichael
Tue Dec 27, 2022 5:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Lantern Cases, Stove Case, and 508 Stove**ALL SOLD**
Replies: 9
Views: 501

Re: FS: Lantern Cases, Stove Case, and 508 Stove

Kgam1020 wrote: Tue Dec 27, 2022 5:28 pm The red slip case is dated 6/89. If someone is looking for a matching date to a lantern... FWIW
Thanks Ken! Serves me right for not wearing my glasses when posting photos...LOL!
by OregonMichael
Mon Dec 26, 2022 11:03 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Lantern Cases, Stove Case, and 508 Stove**ALL SOLD**
Replies: 9
Views: 501

FS: Lantern Cases, Stove Case, and 508 Stove**ALL SOLD**

Just clearing out some space in the garage. One note about the clamshell cases for newer collectors: These will NOT hold a high vent 220/228 (model E and earlier). These were designed for a 275 or 220/228F (or later). Shipping will be from 97219 and I'll find the best deal I can through either USPS ...
by OregonMichael
Fri Dec 09, 2022 5:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: More 242B Date Questions
Replies: 21
Views: 322

Re: More 242B Date Questions

Maybe the founts are the same and your fount was made in 1935, but not assembled until 1936 with 242B parts? More than likely this, IMO. Someone along the line also probably put in a 200A valve stem as well. Could you post a picture of the direction disc? You said it was unlike others you'd seen. L...
by OregonMichael
Mon Nov 28, 2022 5:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Light up and Prayer Request
Replies: 58
Views: 807

Re: Light up and Prayer Request

Prayers and good vibes on the way...
by OregonMichael
Mon Nov 28, 2022 5:47 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Would you guys and gals pray for my family?
Replies: 62
Views: 790

Re: Would you guys and gals pray for my family?

Dean, sending prayers and good vibes to you and the family.
by OregonMichael
Tue Nov 01, 2022 8:15 pm
Forum: Other Coleman Lanterns and Lamps
Topic: 223G
Replies: 20
Views: 394

Re: 223G

Outstanding! Only the second example I've ever seen of one of those. And, yours looks to be in nicer shape. Really beautiful.
by OregonMichael
Sun Oct 23, 2022 5:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Taking some time off starting Thanksgiving
Replies: 26
Views: 488

Re: Taking some time off starting Thanksgiving

Good for you, Dean. Take the time to enjoy the family and the season.
by OregonMichael
Sat Oct 22, 2022 3:30 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 530 Help
Replies: 23
Views: 483

Re: 530 Help

Excellent! Good work.
by OregonMichael
Tue Oct 18, 2022 5:12 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Pocket Coleman stove
Replies: 5
Views: 238

Re: Pocket Coleman stove

Hmmm...interesting. If that snorkel is loose and you're seeing fuel inside of the pump tube then there's probably a crack there somewhere in the tube and it's leaking. IMO, probably not a useable fount.
by OregonMichael
Tue Oct 18, 2022 2:17 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Pocket Coleman stove
Replies: 5
Views: 238

Re: Pocket Coleman stove

I'm not quite clear on which part inside of the fount is loose. Is it the fuel & air tube at the bottom of the valve? Or, it it the air snorkel that's attached to the end of the pump tube?
by OregonMichael
Tue Oct 18, 2022 2:14 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 530 Help
Replies: 23
Views: 483

Re: 530 Help

Were it me at this point, I think I'd be swapping out the generator. I'm wondering if somewhere along the line, the vaporizer opening was enlarged and you're getting too much fuel. Have you tried running it with the tip cleaning lever 1/2 to 2/3 closed? If it settles down and runs like that, then I'...
by OregonMichael
Tue Oct 18, 2022 2:35 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Confusion or cow patties ?
Replies: 9
Views: 384

Re: Confusion or cow patties ?

Since you are working on a '45 milspec, the disc which says "mantles" is going to be correct. At that point, Coleman was manufacturing standard 220 burners into those lanterns and so they came with a corresponding direction disc. Later, the army contracted with Aladdin to produce the single burner ...
by OregonMichael
Tue Oct 18, 2022 12:16 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Confusion or cow patties ?
Replies: 9
Views: 384

Re: Confusion or cow patties ?

Since you are working on a '45 milspec, the disc which says "mantles" is going to be correct. At that point, Coleman was manufacturing standard 220 burners into those lanterns and so they came with a corresponding direction disc. Later, the army contracted with Aladdin to produce the single burner "...
by OregonMichael
Sat Oct 01, 2022 11:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Very Bad News - mowgod
Replies: 25
Views: 673

Re: Very Bad News - mowgod

I didn't know Phil, but very sorry to hear of his passing. My condolences to his family.
by OregonMichael
Sat Oct 01, 2022 11:17 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 1977 Ford F250 Camper Special
Replies: 17
Views: 400

Re: 1977 Ford F250 Camper Special

Nice project, David! First brand new pickup my dad bought when I was a kid was a '77 F-150, and I remember driving it. Looking forward to seeing the finished product.
by OregonMichael
Wed Sep 28, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anyone use pirate ship? Are UPS charges on the open up on there?
Replies: 24
Views: 316

Re: Anyone use pirate ship? Are UPS charges on the open up on there?

One word of caution regarding UPS....my advice is to NEVER use them for international shipping. Last time I did was a package destined for England. Logged in at Stansted Hub, then sat for months. Eventually they told me it was "gone." That's only one instance; there are a few more. Even the local UP...
by OregonMichael
Fri Sep 23, 2022 1:17 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Amazing find - still trembling
Replies: 60
Views: 1281

Re: Amazing find - still trembling

Interesting. Following this Scott, and looking forward to details, photos and the outcome.
by OregonMichael
Thu Sep 22, 2022 6:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Table lamp shade ID source
Replies: 3
Views: 121

Re: Table lamp shade ID source

Photo?
by OregonMichael
Mon Sep 19, 2022 7:22 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Amazing find - still trembling
Replies: 60
Views: 1281

Re: Amazing find - still trembling

A buddy removed a coat of paint off of a lamp just using vinegar and a rag. I don't understand this one, but certainly has to do with the paint used. I suggest starting off with the mildest method suggested and working your way up as necessary. Totally agree. Vinegar is a good place to start. Thank...
by OregonMichael
Sat Sep 10, 2022 8:26 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: That don't look good... NE Oregon fires UPDATE
Replies: 83
Views: 1534

Re: That don't look good... NE Oregon fires

High winds in the Portland area for the past 24 hours or so. That's brought the smoke over from the east, so sky is looking pretty brown right now. I can only imagine what it's like out your way, Timm. Sending some good vibes your way...
by OregonMichael
Tue Sep 06, 2022 2:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Go to bed, wake up DEAF?
Replies: 77
Views: 1386

Re: Go to bed, wake up DEAF?

Wow, sorry Dean. From what they've told you, it sounds like your odds of recovering hearing in that ear are pretty good, though. Got my fingers crossed!
by OregonMichael
Sat Sep 03, 2022 11:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Today’s finds-
Replies: 14
Views: 376

Re: Today’s finds-

Anytime you get a single burner stove for a buck, it's a great day....but those milspec parts for that price was a straight-up steal!!! Congrats...
by OregonMichael
Sat Sep 03, 2022 4:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Brotherhood / Sisterhood of the traveling Sears
Replies: 162
Views: 4820

Re: Brotherhood / Sisterhood of the traveling Sears

PartsManRob wrote: Sat Sep 03, 2022 3:42 am Michael,

I plan on being at Rasar too. Maybe I can bring a maintenance goodie bag for her? What does she need?
Rob, I didn't get a chance to light this one so any issues may just be cosmetic. However, that cap could probably use a new gasket...?
by OregonMichael
Fri Sep 02, 2022 11:09 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Brotherhood / Sisterhood of the traveling Sears
Replies: 162
Views: 4820

Re: Brotherhood / Sisterhood of the traveling Sears

Greetings All from sunny Portland, Oregon! https://i.postimg.cc/FzfmCybs/IMG-0798.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/Jn0WtN2c/IMG-0799.jpg Well, the Traveling Sears 2.0 was safely delivered to me via Joe Hess. My intention was to give this fine piece at least somewhat of a facelift before passing it on, but I...
by OregonMichael
Tue Aug 09, 2022 6:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: ICCC 20th Anniversary Lantern Decal
Replies: 0
Views: 140

ICCC 20th Anniversary Lantern Decal

This is a long-shot, but I wanna try. Yesterday, I found this in the bottom of a shipping carton in my garage. It was sandwiched in a little cardboard envelope... https://i.postimg.cc/J0xF9x7h/IMG-0673-2.jpg I have no idea how long it was in there...could've been a couple of years. In the past two y...
by OregonMichael
Fri Aug 05, 2022 4:29 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cancer sucks but it's met its match here in the pines
Replies: 35
Views: 562

Re: Cancer sucks but it's met its match here in the pines

Prayers and good vibes sent your way, Phil. You got this...
by OregonMichael
Fri Jul 22, 2022 11:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Gold Bond 228H
Replies: 37
Views: 816

Re: Gold Bond 228H

A couple closeup well lighted pic of the decal will go a long ways to telling if it’s original. You can also remove the pump and check for any green overspray in the pump tube. Excellent advice. IMO, the three biggest signs would be, 1) a vinyl replacement decal vs. original looking waterslide, 2) ...
by OregonMichael
Wed Jul 20, 2022 11:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Arc Lantern Cone Variation**UPDATE**
Replies: 27
Views: 771

Re: Arc Lantern Cone Variation

Finally got this one finished and off the bench. Very lucky that there were no stress cracks in the fount and it holds excellent pressure. Custom reproduction bail (and one vent clip) by Bruce Kuda, repro globe by Craig Seabrook (via Cigar Mike...thanks Mike!) and finished off with a repro generator...
by OregonMichael
Fri Jun 24, 2022 6:04 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: BREAKING NEWS!!!
Replies: 47
Views: 1223

Re: BREAKING NEWS!!!

Congrats Murff! "Hail to the Chief!"
by OregonMichael
Wed Jun 15, 2022 12:27 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Arc Lantern Cone Variation**UPDATE**
Replies: 27
Views: 771

Re: Arc Lantern Cone Variation

my steel cone could use that treatment , its just slightly larger diameter at the bottom than the Bottom of the repo globe making it a pain , have to take the cone off to put or off the globe . Hmmm Steve, that's interesting info. Maybe someone had the same issue with this cone and decided to fix t...
by OregonMichael
Tue Jun 14, 2022 11:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Arc Lantern Cone Variation**UPDATE**
Replies: 27
Views: 771

Re: Arc Lantern Cone Variation

Progress report. The cone turned out to be made of brass...


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Ample amount of missing plating on the top of the globe rest and top of the fount. But, hey....over 100 years and it looked like it'd never been cleaned. Go figure...LOL! Work continues...
by OregonMichael
Wed Jun 08, 2022 11:16 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Arc Lantern Cone Variation**UPDATE**
Replies: 27
Views: 771

Re: Arc Lantern Cone Variation

This is on what I believe to be a Yale arc lantern. Has the one row of large holes on the collar, but is nickel plated (under a centry of dirt) and has a Coleman burner assembly. The heat cone has me puzzled. Anyone ever seen one with a corregated bottom edge like this? ////////:::::::::::………….. Hi...

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