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by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Dec 02, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 831
Views: 11037

Re: Just Because!

Mister_Wilson wrote: Thu Dec 02, 2021 3:17 am ...these hadn't been lit in a long time.
143.jpg
143 dated 8-6

152.jpg
152 dated 1-47
John, I like your 152. Nice light up.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Dec 02, 2021 2:26 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT- Hunting gear Christmas gift made in USA
Replies: 4
Views: 154

Re: OT- Hunting gear Christmas gift made in USA

My son-in-law needed some new chaps for rabbit hunting this winter so I looked for a pair to give him for Christmas. I checked the usual sources and of course all of the chaps were MIC. Then while online I stumbled across a company in Ohio that makes hunting outerwear. Their products are made by Am...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Dec 02, 2021 2:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 831
Views: 11037

Re: Just Because!

Mister_Wilson wrote: Thu Dec 02, 2021 2:01 am Wow! That’s a beautiful combo.
Thank you John. With the exception of the later Coleman burner it’s Nulite. The shade is not terribly rare if you keep your eyes peeled.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Dec 02, 2021 1:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 831
Views: 11037

Re: Just Because!

December 1st and I have a new fount. Matching well with the shade.
Eventually it will be returned to torchlite with parts on hand!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Dec 02, 2021 1:47 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 831
Views: 11037

Re: Just Because!

Been running this Leacock 105 since restored for two days at evening for 2 hours each day or so and for fuel I’ve used diesel/RUG 80:20 ratio also burning the same mix in my Hipólito 502 Amish conversion https://i.ibb.co/80d0LRS/30-B3557-A-9010-431-D-A4-BB-4-E351-A661641.jpg https://i.ibb.co/1K5ngC...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Dec 01, 2021 9:42 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: quality bow saw?
Replies: 16
Views: 262

Re: quality bow saw?

I haven’t used a bow saw in years but have some experience with a cheap pruning saw. The aggressive teeth on it makes quick work of green wood. I’d be curious how it works with dry wood.
This has not been stored properly over the past twenty years.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Dec 01, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Got hit last night
Replies: 31
Views: 560

Re: Got hit last night

I think many scrap dealers are similar to pawn shop owners. Eliminating the criminals cuts into to their bottom line. We had a local guy fail to report 5 million in scrap money over several years. It cost him 12 million and a couple years in home confinement. How 5 million in scrap doesn’t involve a...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Dec 01, 2021 12:39 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Shade ID help please pictures added
Replies: 13
Views: 165

Re: Shade ID help please pictures added

If you were interested in a “suspension” style lamp those gaudy things are everywhere on the east coast. You may need to save one!😎 I will make that happen if you want. 😉 Kevin Thanks for taking time to identify this shade. And although offering to find a hanging lamp is generous I am going to decl...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Nov 30, 2021 11:59 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Shade ID help please pictures added
Replies: 13
Views: 165

Re: Shade ID help please pictures added

Dominic, I had it pegged as modern even though you have mentioned how thin it is at least twice. I dragged out my Veritas 1933 catalog reprint. This is a European catalog so descriptions may differ Vs if found in a US catalog. The catalog describes this shade as LARGE VESTA For Suspension Lamps. In...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Nov 30, 2021 11:27 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Shade ID help please pictures added
Replies: 13
Views: 165

Re: Shade ID help please pictures added

Dominic, I had it pegged as modern even though you have mentioned how thin it is at least twice. I dragged out my Veritas 1933 catalog. This is a European catalog so descriptions may differ Vs if found in a US catalog. The catalog describes this shade as LARGE VESTA For Suspension Lamps. In a few mi...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Nov 30, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Painting my first slant lamp
Replies: 34
Views: 313

Re: Painting my first slant lamp

Wow, that turned out great James!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Nov 30, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Searching for a new home
Replies: 22
Views: 500

Re: Searching for a new home

In Ontario housing is out of control. I could get in to a long winded speech but. Anyway in my area IF A HOUSE comes up for rent you talking between 2000 and 3000 + utilities. Batchelor apartments start at are 1000 + utilities. Thank God we got in to the market before things got crazy here. Good lu...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Nov 30, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?
Replies: 73
Views: 1101

Re: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?

Well now my trucked died while driving this morning, no shoulder to get to, blocking a busy lane two lane highway. The Ram Ecodiesel has a large AGM battery and the defrost is electric. I am surprised the truck started but when it shut off the battery indicated 11v, I cranked again and it dropped t...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 29, 2021 11:16 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?
Replies: 73
Views: 1101

Re: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?

uvarmint wrote: Mon Nov 29, 2021 11:11 pm 3-5 years here in the states. I purchased a new 2004 made in Japan 4Runner that was delivered with a Panasonic battery. It lasted (the battery) 14 years. After it finally died I found out you can’t get them here.
😮
Me’s thinks they used the good lead and acid in that one!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 29, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Quick-Lite Burners: Why two cap screens?
Replies: 16
Views: 286

Re: Quick-Lite Burners: Why two cap screens?

"Odd thing is, as soon as I partially close off the air tube inlet the burner levels right out and runs steady as a light bulb. It made me wonder if double screens created a similar air restriction affect." Well, if the components currently in the lantern are different than OEM, then the performanc...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 29, 2021 10:35 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?
Replies: 73
Views: 1101

Re: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?

Well now my trucked died while driving this morning, no shoulder to get to, blocking a busy lane two lane highway. The Ram Ecodiesel has a large AGM battery and the defrost is electric. I am surprised the truck started but when it shut off the battery indicated 11v, I cranked again and it dropped t...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 29, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Quick-Lite Burners: Why two cap screens?
Replies: 16
Views: 286

Re: Quick-Lite Burners: Why two cap screens?

"Why do (some?) Quick-Lite burners have two screens in the burner caps?" You may need to closely examine the dal screens. If they appear to be stuck together, then that may be the reason why two were inserted in the burner. The manufacturing process may have produced them in pairs and they were stu...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 29, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?
Replies: 73
Views: 1101

Re: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?

Don't you hate being "that guy" stuck in the middle of the road. Shawn Shawn It was brutal, the police came then the highway superintendent. The super complained I was stopping them from salting which should have been done prior to rush hour. It stopped snowing a couple of hours earlier. The lane w...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?
Replies: 73
Views: 1101

Re: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?

Well now my trucked died while driving this morning, no shoulder to get to, blocking a busy lane two lane highway. The Ram Ecodiesel has a large AGM battery and the defrost is electric. I am surprised the truck started but when it shut off the battery indicated 11v, I cranked again and it dropped t...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?
Replies: 73
Views: 1101

Re: How many years do you all get out of a car battery?

Well now my trucked died while driving this morning, no shoulder to get to, blocking a busy lane two lane highway. The Ram Ecodiesel has a large AGM battery and the defrost is electric. I am surprised the truck started but when it shut off the battery indicated 11v, I cranked again and it dropped to...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 28, 2021 6:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What are your Black Friday or Cyber Monday deals for yourself or others for gifts for Christmas?
Replies: 17
Views: 210

Re: What are your Black Friday or Cyber Monday deals for yourself or others for gifts for Christmas?

228B and 228D for $65, plus the pleasure of spending 3 hours is in the car with myself. I was wondering when you'd go get those... Will Weren’t those listed for several months? They are gonna clean up nice. Both are runners. I’m curious who in Syracuse offered 75$ if the seller would deliver to him...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 28, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Music CD's, where did they go?
Replies: 16
Views: 338

Re: Music CD's, where did they go?

mgmlvks wrote: Sun Nov 28, 2021 3:22 am A corollary, ask me about my. 1000 CD's in a warehouse somewhere with steaming service "Murfie" that folded. Soured ne on streaming in general
Mike
I just read about that, ouch. Your position is understandable!
I ripped my whole cd collection and supplemented it way back in the day.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 28, 2021 3:08 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Music CD's, where did they go?
Replies: 16
Views: 338

Re: Music CD's, where did they go?

I can stream just about almost anything!
Much more than my cache of albums and mp3s. It’s nice to have the data!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 28, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Some fun little projects earlier this week
Replies: 12
Views: 221

Re: Some fun little projects earlier this week

Darn it Jim
You’re into it a bit deeper than I realized.
Well done!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 28, 2021 1:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: I'm tired
Replies: 32
Views: 523

Re: I'm tired

I like it, sadly I haven’t found anyone who will rent a dump truck so I envision buying one. I’d prefer the slow fill into mud buggy or wheel barrow, there’s only so much shoveling I’m willing to do. My shoulders are shot. Been there done that just can’t tolerate that any more.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 28, 2021 1:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Any cassette users here? OT
Replies: 34
Views: 517

Re: Any cassette users here? OT

Will If you’re looking for good stuff to listen to digitally. KBCO out of Boulder CO used to record live performances in their studio. Extremely expensive to buy the CD a few years ago but some interesting stuff. Maybe the taped stuff back in the day? Here’s an example but I’ve heard some electric r...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Nov 27, 2021 9:07 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Yale Arco-Lantern Matchliter Lantern
Replies: 6
Views: 226

Re: Yale Arco-Lantern Matchliter Lantern

Dan
That’s a spectacular lantern. I’m kinda curious of the backstory of how you acquired it?
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Nov 27, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: turkeys in the oven :-)
Replies: 7
Views: 192

Re: turkeys in the oven :-)

Today’s events, sleep in, drink pot of coffee, mild fettling, eat a large turkey sandwich with stuffing, one beer with the neighbor, short nap then two slices of apple pie. Return to the shop and light a new to me 228B sluurp. We cooked two birds this year. One large in the oven and a thirteen pound...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Nov 26, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What’s the earliest transitional 220e
Replies: 20
Views: 255

Re: What’s the earliest transitional 220e

One of my 228 is 1/63. The others are missing.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Nov 26, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Toyota any good?
Replies: 50
Views: 723

Re: Toyota any good?

the 2007 blew a head gasket at 200,000. Tried to buy a factory reman and they wanted $27,000 from Toyota. 😳 Wow, my Italian diesel would cost less, that’s insane! Toyota had a frame made and installed in a friends Tundra. I think he was in a rental for 8 months, they paid but he woulda been happy w...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Nov 26, 2021 2:42 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Any cassette users here? OT
Replies: 34
Views: 517

Re: Any cassette users here? OT

When I moved I pitched my Technics tape deck and a pretty fancy technics turntable. Both had issues. A couple years later I pitched what was left if my tapes. I did keep the Thorsens made in England turntable and Revox reel to reel. My father was a semi audiophile. He used to shop at a high end shop...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving!
Replies: 24
Views: 229

Re: Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:23 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Whose camp is this?
Replies: 19
Views: 552

Re: Whose camp is this?

Here’s what I commented on, from your first link

Wonder if we hit an attachment limitation on the forum? Small pic won’t post
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:12 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Whose camp is this?
Replies: 19
Views: 552

Re: Whose camp is this?

SteveRetherford wrote: Wed Nov 24, 2021 11:56 pm here is a bunch more , one shows a coleman lamp n a picnic stove . https://www.theguardian.com/world/galle ... n-pictures
Guess that answers the question! That Japanese forest looks like parts of NY, PA, MI……..
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Nov 24, 2021 11:47 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Whose camp is this?
Replies: 19
Views: 552

Re: Whose camp is this?

Steve investigates while I’m stalking.
I’m not sure if this is the van, during my investigation I found 6-8 very similar vans side by side in one picture. If it’s this van the guy is famous
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Nov 24, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Help Identifying a Fount
Replies: 5
Views: 143

Re: Help Identifying a Fount

I recently acquired a small nickle fount that I am trying to identify. It is a Canadian fount, dated 9/34. It has a tiny fuel filler (242 size). Also the check valve in the fount has no previsions for an air stem. I know pictures would probably help a lot, but I'm at work. I'll try and post some to...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Nov 24, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Whose camp is this?
Replies: 19
Views: 552

Re: Whose camp is this?

Yes that guy is for sure a regular on Facebook I believe. Initials CW.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Nov 24, 2021 1:19 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 639c kero on sale right now on amazon
Replies: 28
Views: 575

Re: 639c kero on sale right now on amazon

Northman49 wrote: Wed Nov 24, 2021 12:45 am The ad shows a Propane carry case...is that included in the deal?
Ed
Unfortunately No!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Nov 23, 2021 11:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Crazy 236 on kijiji in red deer
Replies: 12
Views: 280

Re: Crazy 236 on kijiji in red deer

Considering how many 236s I've found hereabouts--zero--maybe that's not a bad price. Not that I'd pay it.... Imagine if that was a 275. That is fair comparison. I can not find 275s here but i turned down 2 x236s for under 50$ Earlier in the year. Btw i am not sure i want a 275 after i read your res...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well, this sucks! Eureka (I fount it)!
Replies: 49
Views: 1005

Re: Well, this sucks!

Pancholoco1911 wrote: Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:38 am What are those for Timm? Me think these are for hanging lamp like Petromax or Hasag
Seems that European lamps wouldn’t have USA made glass? Though I know there perhaps are examples with shades
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well, this sucks! Eureka (I fount it)!
Replies: 49
Views: 1005

Re: Well, this sucks!

I still haven't found the AL 620, but while digging around I did find these: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51698569143_bc935efaff_b.jpg Macbeth Pearl Glass globes, which a fellow over on CPL wants to buy, so it's a good thing I did! Timm What do those fit?. They kinda resemble Tilley X246 gla...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 22, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Fuel mixing thoughts
Replies: 29
Views: 579

Re: Fuel mixing thoughts

I know performance can vary by each model of stove, but I was wondering what thoughts and obervances folks have had from mixing various fuels and running them throught their stove(s)? I hear for cleaning, a mix of acetone and Coleman Fuel works well. Some folks seem to like mixing a blend of kerose...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Nov 22, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Shipping to Europe-be patient
Replies: 9
Views: 175

Re: Shipping to Europe-be patient

I sent a package (lantern) to a gentleman in Germany on July 23 this year. Smooth transaction at the time, as per request basic postage no insurance/tracking. Well 3 months later buyer was concerned that package was lost so we mutually agreed to refund his money. So I was out about $100. Shipping G...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 21, 2021 10:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 831
Views: 11037

Re: Just Because!

Forum members need our kind thoughts today, even though we may not know!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 21, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Well, this sucks! Eureka (I fount it)!
Replies: 49
Views: 1005

Re: Well, this sucks!

Timm
I hope you didn’t put it in a Kevin place. That would mean you may never find it!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 21, 2021 9:10 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Polishing a Turd: A 275 Odyssey
Replies: 16
Views: 292

Re: Polishing a Turd: A 275 Odyssey

Thanks, y'all! This really was the fiddliest fettle I've done. It seemed like there was something new to challenge me around every corner. I hope Mike likes "Noatak Nellie", and doesn't mind that it's going to cost more than the usual fettle. The 275 I parted out for this was in better shape than t...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 21, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 831
Views: 11037

Re: Just Because!

Smudge wrote: Sun Nov 21, 2021 9:00 pm Just because it's been a long time since I've logged in, I thought I'd drop by and say hi and fire up the Workhorse lantern.
Nice light up!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 21, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 639c kero on sale right now on amazon
Replies: 28
Views: 575

Re: 639c kero on sale right now on amazon

It’s on sale for $89.99 direct from Coleman now. One item of note I’ve seen postings with a 2/21 and 3/21 production date The 2/21 have an old style pump and the 3/21 have the plastic dohickey pump. The early 2021 dates don’t explain these being outta stock all year. Perhaps they built founts right...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Nov 21, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Polishing a Turd: A 275 Odyssey
Replies: 16
Views: 292

Re: Polishing a Turd: A 275 Odyssey

Thanks, y'all! This really was the fiddliest fettle I've done. It seemed like there was something new to challenge me around every corner. I hope Mike likes "Noatak Nellie", and doesn't mind that it's going to cost more than the usual fettle. The 275 I parted out for this was in better shape than t...