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by Gasman64
Wed Mar 03, 2021 7:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Seemed appropriate reading
Replies: 5
Views: 172

Re: Seemed appropriate reading

That's great, Zach, there's always something good to be found in Scripture.
by Gasman64
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:37 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Darn! 26 New Members Since Friday! Welcome New Members!
Replies: 16
Views: 224

Re: Darn! 26 New Members Since Friday! Welcome New Members!

smitty316 wrote: Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:18 pm Fake news......
Well, stranger, I've been wondering where you've been...
by Gasman64
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:34 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Time to Make Some Saw Dust
Replies: 58
Views: 756

Re: Time to Make Some Saw Dust

That should be a nice project, Jeremy; looking forward to seeing your creation.
by Gasman64
Mon Mar 01, 2021 5:51 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Menards Mica Shade 134
Replies: 30
Views: 376

Re: Menards Mica Shade 134

Will, that's a nice looking shade. Thanks to the others for providing links to Menards, sizes, etc.
by Gasman64
Mon Mar 01, 2021 5:35 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Last years of Coleman quality?
Replies: 33
Views: 515

Re: Last years of Coleman quality?

So, the verdict is, late '40s through the '80s... :)
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 28, 2021 8:27 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Finished off a couple of projects...
Replies: 12
Views: 143

Re: Finished off a couple of projects...

Nifty stuff there, Mark; the "custom" 243 reflector is just your style, and the floor lamp feature looks very handy.
I'd write more, but someone needs their ears scratched...🐱
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 457G lives again.
Replies: 13
Views: 119

Re: 457G lives again.

Nice going, Bob; I value function over form myself. Nice to see it put to work, and that looks like some nice, albeit rugged country you're in.
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:38 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Coleman Centennial NOS Missing label
Replies: 19
Views: 211

Re: Coleman Centennial NOS Missing label

Campfireman wrote: Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:36 am Coleman Centennial 200B643J NOS Missing label From the factory.
Is it worth MILLIONS now like the upside down stamp?
I'd say just whatever your wife paid for it. That's definitely a disappointing discovery, though. I definitely like the special collar on that!
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:34 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Repairing Others Items.
Replies: 25
Views: 364

Re: Repairing Others Items.

>>Jim, Probably with the "contact Seller" function? This must be something new. It was not tolerated in the past and such messages were caught and stopped. I assume because ebay was afraid of people buying and selling outside of ebay once they had each others contact information. Admittedly, it's b...
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:30 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Mom's Birthday lamp
Replies: 8
Views: 102

Re: Mom's Birthday lamp

That's really nice, Willy. Your Mother would've been pleased.
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 28, 2021 2:24 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Best Coleman lantern...242, 202, 200A, 220....?
Replies: 35
Views: 358

Re: Best Coleman lantern...242, 202, 200A, 220....?

It's all a matter of opinion.
EDIT: My personal favorite is the 242, mostly the B and C versions. However, not everyone's choice.
by Gasman64
Sat Feb 27, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Chapman tool set
Replies: 14
Views: 332

Re: Chaman tool set

Reese, it was good of you to initiate that special Chapman set; I have one, and really like it.
by Gasman64
Sat Feb 27, 2021 7:49 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Imune Sytem Failure
Replies: 42
Views: 529

Re: Imune Sytem Failure

:cf_welcomejump: Your thread title had me truly worried for a few moments; I thought you were having a serious health problem! As for the MilSpecs, yes, they're a bit different, but I like them, having a pair. Gently preheat the generator (careful, just aluminum), and under ten pumps. I hope you enj...
by Gasman64
Sat Feb 27, 2021 4:24 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Update: The Empire Strikes Back - Lightup! Finally Tackling June 1949 237 Empire
Replies: 20
Views: 207

Re: Finally Tackling June 1949 237 Empire

Looks good so far to me, Kelly; I'd be happy with that nickel.
by Gasman64
Sat Feb 27, 2021 4:01 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Snuck these out of Toby's shed
Replies: 16
Views: 246

Re: Snuck these out of Toby's shed

Those look great, Mike, nice work on them!
by Gasman64
Sat Feb 27, 2021 3:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Our Daughter The Commander is Coming Home
Replies: 42
Views: 508

Re: Our Daughter The Commander is Coming Home

Good for her, Greg, nice that things worked out that way.
by Gasman64
Fri Feb 26, 2021 8:15 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: These guys aren’t hunters, they’re poachers
Replies: 22
Views: 476

Re: These guys aren’t hunters, they’re poachers

Despite their punishment, they still give the rest of hunters a bad name.
by Gasman64
Fri Feb 26, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anyone in PA?
Replies: 11
Views: 245

Re: Anyone in PA?

gpaguy wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 3:39 pm Western Pa. About an hour North of Pittsburgh. You stated 40 miles from Pittsburgh but in which direction ?
SW corner of PA, roughly between Claysville and Waynesburg. I'm not sure if the OP wants the exact town mentioned.
by Gasman64
Fri Feb 26, 2021 8:17 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lampshade making revisited
Replies: 16
Views: 184

Re: Lampshade making revisited

Matthew, those look great; very nice work!
by Gasman64
Fri Feb 26, 2021 5:37 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anyone in PA?
Replies: 11
Views: 245

Re: Anyone in PA?

It would be closest to Bruce, but still at about a hundred miles, as the crow flies.
by Gasman64
Thu Feb 25, 2021 7:26 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New favorite?
Replies: 27
Views: 334

Re: New favorite?

Great deal, Lee, nice 249 that you got there!
by Gasman64
Wed Feb 24, 2021 5:42 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Never give up hope
Replies: 19
Views: 287

Re: Never give up hope

That's great news, Greg! No doubt you wrote them off, figuring they were long gone, but what a great surprise that is!
:cf_woohoo:
by Gasman64
Wed Feb 24, 2021 5:36 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Levi’s 1200 lantern
Replies: 12
Views: 278

Re: Levi’s 1200 lantern

Nice work, Pancho; he owes you at least a hundred corn cobs.
by Gasman64
Wed Feb 24, 2021 5:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Aggressive, vicious dog, do you have one?
Replies: 54
Views: 728

Re: Aggressive, vicious dog, do you have one?

Duane, that's one ugly wound; I sure hope it heals alright for you. No dog here, but there was a terrible incident in this area in 2017 where a vicious dog attacked children, severely disfiguring one of their faces; I think the police dispatched it on the spot. Dog's owner got 7 years probation, but...
by Gasman64
Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:22 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Party like it's 1940!
Replies: 13
Views: 255

Re: Party like it's 1940!

The fellow who first told me about 80/20 said it was quite commonly used by the Amish in Lancaster County. He sold & serviced & modified lanterns to their requirements & provided lantern modifications for buggy use. He said most of what he modified & fabricated for buggies was for lantern heaters &...
by Gasman64
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:25 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: A Departure From The Sacred To The Profane: Canadian Twin 5419A701 Lanterns
Replies: 12
Views: 185

Re: A Departure From The Sacred To The Profane: Canadian Twin 5419A701 Lanterns

VERY NICE scores you made, Kelly! Great cases, and those lanterns are nice, too.
:cf_sign_greatfinds:
I may as well admit that, back in January, I bought my first profane lantern, a nice 5107.
by Gasman64
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:14 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Is The Dating Still In? Even to the “experts”
Replies: 34
Views: 452

Re: Is The Dating Still In? Even to the “experts”

I just wanted to say
:cf_welcomejump:
from another Pennsylvanian...
by Gasman64
Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Party like it's 1940!
Replies: 13
Views: 255

Re: Party like it's 1940!

On the other hand, adding CF to kero is not common at all. However, in a Coleman GPA designed for CF, I would consider it perfectly safe. :cf_sign_huh: I've thought for years that "Amish mix" was kero with a small amount of CF added (to help extend gen. life, keep it from gunking up quite as fast f...
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:06 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Saved a 237 this weekend
Replies: 24
Views: 301

Re: Saved a 237 this weekend

I hope it holds up for you, Eric; at least it's just kero.
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 7:13 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Toilet cleaner for frame cleaning?
Replies: 24
Views: 291

Re: Toilet cleaner for frame cleaning?

Paul, I'm fond of citric acid. You can purchase the granular form online, and it'll keep for years in a tightly sealed container. So safe, you can even eat it, but it's hard on the teeth... :D
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 7:09 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Walnut tool box for the workbench
Replies: 24
Views: 281

Re: Walnut tool box for the workbench

Superb work, Mose; I'm also fond of walnut, and wish I had just half that kind of skill.
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:00 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Brass reflector for a 220E
Replies: 20
Views: 270

Re: Brass reflector for a 220E

Gar, I like that reflector; I need to look around here and try something similar.
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 5:54 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Patching a chimney
Replies: 9
Views: 196

Re: Patching a chimney

Decent fix there, Marty.
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 5:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: a little 242nl
Replies: 10
Views: 210

Re: a little 242nl

Ohhhhhh, Joe.........:cf_beatdeadhorse:
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 5:49 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Coleman Name Plate
Replies: 15
Views: 165

Re: Coleman Name Plate

It's from an oil burning heater.
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 5:47 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: All Dead...Or Only Mostly Dead? 5-70 200A and 1-79 321B
Replies: 36
Views: 450

Re: All Dead...Or Only Mostly Dead? 5-70 200A and 1-79 321B

Real nice work on those two, Kelly! Even the pictures hurt my eyes!
:cf_sign_goodjob:
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 5:44 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT. I was in charge of @ $91,000,000.00 worth of equipment today!!
Replies: 47
Views: 491

Re: OT. I was in charge of @ $91,000,000.00 worth of equipment today!!

Neat stuff, Jason, thanks for the interesting pictures.
by Gasman64
Mon Feb 22, 2021 5:28 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Spring??
Replies: 20
Views: 337

Re: Spring??

That's great, Bob! I can almost hear the lawnmower...

Jim, that's a great picture, too.
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 21, 2021 6:42 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New perforated globe added to my collection
Replies: 44
Views: 531

Re: New perforated globe added to my collection

^^^^^^^Well, good alternate purpose for the candle holder, Mark; nice that you have other sets of eyes looking for you... :o I'm always on the lookout at thrift stores for things I could use in this hobby, especially stainless steel sieves for makeshift lamp shades...but no luck so far.
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 21, 2021 5:36 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New perforated globe added to my collection
Replies: 44
Views: 531

Re: New perforated globe added to my collection

Mark, that's a nice globe, too..quite the fancy custom there! Is that one of those CNC plasma cut type of things? You definitely know who to go to for metal globes. :cf_thumbup:
:cf_cool:
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 21, 2021 3:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: New perforated globe added to my collection
Replies: 44
Views: 531

Re: New perforated globe added to my collection

Mark, sorry I somehow missed this thread earlier....
Those look good, and looks like a nice set of them you have there. I have but one, a commercially produced screen type for 288s that was a gift to me.
I'm going to have a look around here and see what's available locally.
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 21, 2021 2:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Did a Little Hunting Today
Replies: 22
Views: 284

Re: Did a Little Hunting Today

Great find, Murff! They sell those at COSTCO?? :D :lol:
Yes, that'll look great in your shed. Carla would prefer that to girlie calendars...
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 21, 2021 2:37 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Happy birthday drkillemquick
Replies: 8
Views: 65

Re: Happy birthday drkillemquick

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Hoping you had a great day, Donnie; maybe you even found a nice 335, or two...or three... :lol: :D ;)
by Gasman64
Sun Feb 21, 2021 2:30 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Winter storm panic threads
Replies: 24
Views: 527

Re: Winter storm panic threads

This video depicts, in a very humorous way, how many people still act when snow is predicted here, in the NE US:

I can't understand why even long-time locals act this way...
by Gasman64
Sat Feb 20, 2021 3:13 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: All Dead...Or Only Mostly Dead? 5-70 200A and 1-79 321B
Replies: 36
Views: 450

Re: All Dead...Or Only Mostly Dead? 5-70 200A and 1-79 321B

Those lanterns appear to be pretty good; they probably won't take much at all. Some oil for the pump cup on the 200, and the Easi-Lite may need the O-ring kit (from OCP), and of course, mantle and globe. Nice gifts from your niece.

"Mostly dead?" Inconceivable!!
by Gasman64
Fri Feb 19, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Decided to retire today
Replies: 41
Views: 467

Re: Decided to retire today

Good for you, Scott. Just be sure to find something to do to keep busy; does no good to have nothing to get up for each day.
OK, well, there's breakfast... :D
by Gasman64
Fri Feb 19, 2021 8:26 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Light up request
Replies: 29
Views: 288

Re: Light up request

Joe, I'm sad to know of this; good, long-time friends are one of life's greatest treasures.
I'll have something nice lit up tonight (Friday.)
by Gasman64
Fri Feb 19, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Looking to ID this Kero Lantern
Replies: 20
Views: 203

Re: Looking to ID this Kero Lantern

I hope you get it, Gary. I really enjoy the pair of 237s I have, especially since one is my B-day lantern.
by Gasman64
Fri Feb 19, 2021 8:13 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: New Guy with a restoration technical question
Replies: 14
Views: 306

Re: New Guy with a restoration technical question

:cf_welcomejump: from not too far away...