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by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Jun 18, 2021 2:40 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 686
Views: 6812

Re: Just Because!

It’s Thursday y’all!
Be safe, be good!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Jun 18, 2021 2:20 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Correct me if I’m wrong...
Replies: 10
Views: 195

Re: Correct me if I’m wrong...

I’m guessing that’s not gpa but perhaps a drip? Iron? They are GPA but self pressurizing. You put fuel in the body, prop the top and light it. It heats the tank up creating pressure. No pumping, but is pressurized. Good info, thank you! I need to draw a line at no pump appliances- unless it’s Colem...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Jun 18, 2021 12:10 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Correct me if I’m wrong...
Replies: 10
Views: 195

Re: Correct me if I’m wrong...

I’m guessing that’s not gpa but perhaps a drip? Iron?
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Jun 17, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: More Stovie denial
Replies: 19
Views: 213

Re: More Stovie denial

Still trying to only buy cast burner suitcase stoves... But I've once again failed miserably... Have no idea where this one is going to live 🤔 Anyhow a 442A. I just mentioned to a fellow member on here yesterday that I rarely pickup anything from marketplace, then this popped up and my lovely wife ...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Jun 16, 2021 10:32 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: PreWay 742-43
Replies: 8
Views: 128

Re: PreWay 742-43

An acquaintance of mine who knows that I fix up old Coleman lanterns wants me to fix up this PW (Sears) 742-43. Admittedly I don't know much about it. Any issues with stress cracks? Pump/check valve issues? Other fettle advice? Thanks in advance should be a fun fettle. I have one of those that runs...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Jun 16, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anyone need a hotplate tank?
Replies: 5
Views: 135

Re: Anyone need a hotplate tank?

ecblanks wrote: Wed Jun 16, 2021 10:11 pm Bump. The seller has dropped price a couple times now. Surprised that no one on here needs what I'm assuming is a pretty rare item.
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/it ... 192585070/
It popped in my feed today!

Thank you for sharing.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 15, 2021 8:38 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: P.S.A. always have a fire extinguisher handy with a thermos lantern
Replies: 33
Views: 517

Re: P.S.A. always have a fire extinguisher handy with a thermos lantern

mowgod wrote: Tue Jun 15, 2021 8:28 pm
RobSchroff wrote: Tue Jun 15, 2021 7:53 pm Was that intended for someone else?
Im thinking it was ment for me bud.
Phil
I don’t think so.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 15, 2021 6:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: When did Coleman end the 639 ?
Replies: 27
Views: 268

Re: When did Coleman end the 639 ?

https://www.reeltoe.com/products/mantle-coleman-1-kerosene-lantern Really? I just bought one, or i think i did. THe site was bit werid. If you search fro mthe front page you will not find it. I tried to order two but it said "this is a sale item- $100 limit) It did not charge for shipping so either...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 15, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: When did Coleman end the 639 ?
Replies: 27
Views: 268

Re: When did Coleman end the 639 ?

https://www.reeltoe.com/products/mantle-coleman-1-kerosene-lantern Really? I just bought one, or i think i did. THe site was bit werid. If you search fro mthe front page you will not find it. I tried to order two but it said "this is a sale item- $100 limit) It did not charge for shipping so either...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 15, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: When did Coleman end the 639 ?
Replies: 27
Views: 268

Re: When did Coleman end the 639 ?

I think the last dated 639 I’ve seen were August of 2019. Took a long time to sell those and with the $69.99 sales around Black Friday of that year.
That doesn’t bode well for future GPA production.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 15, 2021 12:21 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 56.....236
Replies: 5
Views: 109

Re: 56.....236

Just scored this 236 from a military buff friend of mine. Swapped a 1945 mess kit sans implements, and a 1945 Army belt ammo pouch with two small snap pockets. The Airstream a friend of mine picked up in Florida this past winter. It was built for NASA but they never used it. Gull wing door and a gu...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 15, 2021 12:08 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT river rock potholes.. got any?
Replies: 18
Views: 223

Re: OT river rock potholes.. got any?

My wife and I visited a small waterfall on the Grasse River here in northern NYS yesterday. I’ve seen this phenomenon at other area waterfalls but not this many and not as many sizes and depths . Thought I’d share...the first shot shows some garbage someone left behind but we took out. The rock sta...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Jun 14, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Take that Ralph! ( Dremwolf)
Replies: 16
Views: 245

Re: Take that Ralph! ( Dremwolf)

Good one! Oh wait, I don't get it. Messages intended for a specific individual (with no explanation of the backstory) should probably be sent directly to that individual via private message. If there is some sort of funny story that you'd like to share with the group, including those details in you...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Jun 14, 2021 1:43 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 530
Replies: 5
Views: 132

Re: 530

JimL wrote: Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:09 pm >>I’ve come to the conclusion that a fellow is not going to perk coffee on one of these jet engines. I could be wrong though.

Are you patient enough to hold the percolator well above the flame for your percolating? :)
I use mines for espresso! The smaller pot may help?
Less pumps helps!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Jun 14, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What's for dinner?
Replies: 17
Views: 213

Re: What's for dinner?

gwillmot wrote: Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:50 am Lean Cuisine ........ Hate diets! ....... What's wrong with "husky"?
Nothing, I’m a bit beyond that though!
How about you?
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Jun 14, 2021 10:09 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It was a great time at the East Coast Coleman Collectors Club Convention
Replies: 18
Views: 263

Re: It was a great time at the East Coast Coleman Collectors Club Convention

A big thanks to Gary for organizing this event, Jon for the un-bee-lievable cooking as well as to those that contributed the dishes to the nightly buffets, the Coleman team for bringing lots of goodies before the store closes, and of course all of the awesome attendees. It was a fantastic time all ...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Jun 14, 2021 10:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It was a great time at the East Coast Coleman Collectors Club Convention
Replies: 18
Views: 263

Re: It was a great time at the East Coast Coleman Collectors Club Convention

i wish i could have attended this year but my stupid body had other plans. great you all had fun and i will go later in the month or july if any one wants to go lantern battle field walking. next year i would like to get a cabin. how were the fireflies this year? I didn’t notice any. Still feel lik...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Jun 13, 2021 11:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found my first air-o-lite
Replies: 25
Views: 223

Re: Found my first air-o-lite

I've also PM'd Dean to see if he'd be interested in making one. If so, I'll let you know and maybe we can both get one. Timm I'd be interested in a couple myself. This is on a a Sunshine Product's but maintains the lower valve! Looks similar to Timm’s? Kevin I'd be willing to bet it's exactly the s...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Jun 13, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found my first air-o-lite
Replies: 25
Views: 223

Re: Found my first air-o-lite

This is on a a Sunshine Product's but maintains the lower valve!
Looks similar to Timm’s?
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Jun 13, 2021 11:23 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Slant T88 conversion
Replies: 31
Views: 402

Re: Slant T88 conversion

Nice nickel nut, valves and Canadian jar. I have a couple of those but those wheels are later! Kinda thinking the nuts and stem are larger too?
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Jun 13, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Slant T88 conversion
Replies: 31
Views: 402

Re: Slant T88 conversion

I just picked up one of the orange parts racks. In one of the jars is 5 NOS slant valve stems. All of which are drilled and threaded. I'm not sure if I still have any 603 generators here or not though. I haven't had my L220 or my slant lamps apart yet to know if they're threaded or not. One or more...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Jun 13, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It’s 1986 Again
Replies: 16
Views: 406

Re: It’s 1986 Again

That’s cool Kevin. I’ve looked at vintage boom boxes on the bay and they sure are fetching big money. Dave I’ve had a few over the years, one I bought in 1988 that is still around. I was making $4.55 an hour in a shipping department blasting Sabbath and Zeppelin. The six figures Vice President just...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Jun 13, 2021 10:11 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT......Good grief..
Replies: 19
Views: 386

Re: OT......Good grief..

As we know crimp diameters are important.
I’m not sure Gates spec but I’m guessing +/- .005 inches but it may be plus .002”, minus .005.
Looks like he used a 3/8 die on a 1/2 hose?
Too tight is just as bad as too loose!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Jun 12, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Attn. Jeep Experts.
Replies: 37
Views: 410

Re: Attn. Jeep Experts.

That's right Kevin, no oil leaks. When I got it, the exhaust header had the usual crack in it. I replaced it with a new one. The A/C had a leak in the system somewhere. I don't use the A/C, so I converted the A/C compressor into an onboard air compressor. That really came in handy when I aired the ...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Jun 12, 2021 8:58 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Attn. Jeep Experts.
Replies: 37
Views: 410

Re: Attn. Jeep Experts.

[quote=Stovie post_Most any OHV V8 from the 1950s onward can achieve 20 to 25 hwy mpg in a car, but it won't pass a smog test when tuned up for best power and efficiency. [/quote] How come they never achieved these mileage [quote=rob_pontius post_id=346444 time=16234488 It didn't leak, smoke, rattle...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Jun 11, 2021 10:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found a couple lamps
Replies: 11
Views: 164

Re: Found a couple lamps

D421 wrote: Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:58 pm I can’t wait till you polish the nickel Dominic!
I’m curious if the one in the back is dated.
Nice lamps!
I couldn't wait either

[/quote]

Nicely done as always Dominic!

😎
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Jun 11, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 686
Views: 6812

Re: Just Because!

Added another 327 to the stable. It was a Hodge Podge when I got it and still is to a point, but looks closer 😁 https://i.postimg.cc/85cdMwFh/PXL-20210611-145929697-2.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/mhfQxsmw/PXL-20210611-145749835-NIGHT-2.jpg Ooo Adding a Hasag 151P https://i.ibb.co/nn7KzZ3/FE634850-D341-...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Jun 11, 2021 6:32 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Something caught my eye on this CL ad photo!
Replies: 13
Views: 369

Re: Something caught my eye on this CL ad photo!

My first 202 came in a lot of 3 or 4 lanterns. I had no idea what it was and it was listed for 10 days before I even inquired.
Nice score and these days that woulda caught my eye two.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Happy Birthday.....MURFF!!!
Replies: 35
Views: 214

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

Murff

HBD! I’m assuming based on fire restrictions you’ll see no other candles lit.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Jun 11, 2021 12:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Found a couple lamps
Replies: 11
Views: 164

Re: Found a couple lamps

D421 wrote: Fri Jun 11, 2021 2:59 am Nice Nickel with some mixed parts I think.

Image
I can’t wait till you polish the nickel Dominic!
I’m curious if the one in the back is dated.
Nice lamps!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Jun 10, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It’s 1986 Again
Replies: 16
Views: 406

Re: It’s 1986 Again

Gunhippie wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 7:00 pm Where do you insert the cassette tape?
Blue Tooth or line input only. I threw my tapes away 8 years ago.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Jun 10, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It’s 1986 Again
Replies: 16
Views: 406

Re: It’s 1986 Again

1oldfart wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 3:54 am $420 US. Big Bucks for a ghetto blaster. Is it worth it? How is the sound quality?
Son says he paid 1/2 that. It sounds really good.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It’s 1986 Again
Replies: 16
Views: 406

Re: It’s 1986 Again

Golly I bet that cranks it!!! It’s kinda ridiculous ! Bringing it to G’burg? If I can steal it from my son. He says it’ll run 12 hours on high volume! That is sweet! I saw one the other day that look exactly like our boom boxes from the 80s but was all modern tech. Mike This thing is heavy, probabl...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:46 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: It’s 1986 Again
Replies: 16
Views: 406

It’s 1986 Again

I purchased a Panasonic Boom Box back in 1985. Took 8D batteries so I had 16 rechargeable D’s!

I’ve owned a few Bluetooth speakers but this one my son bought is kinda sick.
Sometimes reinvigorating an old style isn’t so bad?
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Drought?
Replies: 35
Views: 570

Re: Drought?

Tgarner01 wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:41 pm
D421 wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:29 pm I saw two trees fighting over the same dog. Really dry here.
:cf_rollfloorlaugh:
D421 wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:29 pm I saw two trees fighting over the same dog. Really dry here.
ROTFL
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Jun 09, 2021 6:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Speaking of lumber prices...houses 😮
Replies: 41
Views: 658

Re: 😮

Stovie wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 5:55 pm Aka "Sky Carp"
🤔
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Jun 09, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How hot is it??
Replies: 36
Views: 485

Re: How hot is it??

arizonacamper wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 4:04 pm Weather liars are saying 112 here next week.
Shawn
Enjoy the dry heat Shawn!
It’s been mid to upper 80’s with extreme humidity. It’s 12:40 and I haven’t finished my pot o coffee yet.
Kinda to hot to eat.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Jun 09, 2021 2:02 pm
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: 477

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

Had a loaded 99 Durango 4x4, 5.9L.
Looked good, plenty of power to smoke 31x10 tires with the 3.91 limited slip.
Gas mileage was 12 mpg, when gas was $4.25 a gallon it was a goner.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Jun 09, 2021 1:44 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sad news; another closing
Replies: 20
Views: 492

Re: Sad news; another closing

These are the brands that Newell owns. Which ones can you do without? Newell Brands Inc. is a consumer goods company. The Company has a portfolio of brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmer's, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, C...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 08, 2021 10:25 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Screws burner assembly 502 stove
Replies: 5
Views: 81

Re: Screws burner assembly 502 stove

during a refurb of a 502 stove, I discovered that the previous owner had striped one of the Phillips head screws for the burner assembly. went to Ace's Hardware and got the closest match--and it did not work. so, I was able to get the gnarled-up screw back into the assembly with needle nose pliers,...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 08, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: going to the doctor tommorrow
Replies: 13
Views: 272

Re: going to the doctor tommorrow

Back in 1984 for Grandma refused the surgery. She died a couple of weeks later when it ruptured.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 08, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 686
Views: 6812

Re: Just Because!

Pancholoco1911 wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 1:04 pm
Whitegas Extraordinaire wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:05 am
Pancholoco1911 wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 5:34 am I’m here again with a nice pair of aluminum hats



Pancho, again, Oh My. What’s the back story n getting your hands on two?

Hunting Out of the states
Well, done!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 08, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Another episode of Customer States,
Replies: 26
Views: 229

Re: Another episode of Customer States,

The cylinder rod shouldn’t bend like that. They should be made out of hardened steel. They usually break clean or even shatter. There are some attachment manufacturers that aren’t very good and won’t hold up to hard work. Nah Cylinder rods pretzel all of the time. It’s a column strength issue. Prev...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 686
Views: 6812

Re: Just Because!

It's lunch time and I suddenly realized the electric oven and clothes washing machine were no longer on..... power out due to tree damage in high winds.... No problem here :) A little bacon, egg, rocket and aioli 20210608_130954_copy_1000x450.jpg 20210608_131207_copy_1000x450.jpg 20210608_131449_co...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 08, 2021 9:02 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Another episode of Customer States,
Replies: 26
Views: 229

Re: Another episode of Customer States,

We have a Cat 303 mini excavator at work with a thumb. Curling the bucket while applying thumb pressure to pick up whatever your picking up will only result in the thumb pressure cylinder retracting depending on how much you curl. You can't actually tell how hard your gripping something unless you ...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Jun 08, 2021 1:02 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Canadian 249 pre-heat cup question.
Replies: 7
Views: 128

Re: Canadian 249 pre-heat cup question.

Coast_to_Coast wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 12:12 am
Guff wrote: Mon Jun 07, 2021 11:27 pm A Canadian 249 would most likely have the cast aluminium cup in 1940.
Changed to the stamped horseshoe cup late in 1941 or early '42.

Keith.
Thanks! I’m trying to make a tough decision on a purchase. Are those stamped horseshoe cups hard to come by?
Yes they are!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Jun 07, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: L43S-9 pump problem
Replies: 7
Views: 87

Re: L43S-9 pump problem

Thanks for the instructions regarding photos. I was informed that my lantern is a Prentis Waber sold through Sears. Would this lantern use different parts? I was mistaken in called it a gasket. Yes it is the leather cup. Don’t know what “preway” is or “nrvs” yet. Could you please inform me? Thanks....
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Jun 07, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Sad news; another closing
Replies: 20
Views: 492

Re: Sad news; another closing

Wow
I spoke to Kevin at length a while back and he seemed to think they would be ok.

Ooo, Saturday too is good to hear!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Jun 07, 2021 12:11 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Stripping spray paint from vent
Replies: 18
Views: 158

Re: Stripping spray paint from vent

Cottage_hill_bill wrote: Mon Jun 07, 2021 11:39 am Try just boiling the vent. That is often enough to loosen paint. Lye may well etch the porcelain.
Reese
I several of our experiences it does not etch porcelain. Citric acid will though
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Jun 06, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: ECCCC to ICCC Convention Delivery Help
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Re: ECCCC to ICCC Convention Delivery Help

warren wrote: Sun Jun 06, 2021 8:13 pm If anyone is going to Gettysburg gathering and also the ICCC convention would you be willing to bring 6 200A from Gettysburg to the convention? If so please let me know.
Warren, pm me if you still need this assistance.
I’ll be n Gettysburg Friday and Berlin on Tuesday for the entire convention.