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by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 24, 2022 2:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 1131
Views: 21485

Re: Just Because!

Kgam1020 wrote: Sat Sep 24, 2022 12:53 pm Some real nice posts everyone!

Mark, That stove is awesome!!
Beautiful globe on that CQ Kevin!

Thank you Ken

It’ll be lit at the cabin tonight with some other special pieces.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 24, 2022 11:57 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 1131
Views: 21485

Re: Just Because!

Lines wrote: Sat Sep 24, 2022 3:10 am That's a nice lamp! Is that referred to as a shade or a globe? Very cool.
Robert
That's a Coleman 061 globe with a Coleman 462 fitter on a late CQ.

The 061 is a hollow wire globe.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 24, 2022 3:03 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 1131
Views: 21485

Re: Just Because!

Nice stuff as always folks!

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by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 23, 2022 1:15 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: EvapoRust fails me
Replies: 9
Views: 235

Re: EvapoRust fails me

Kevin, I've had Evaporust take paint off of several different items including an Aladdin thermos bottle. I just assume that the paint will be damaged when I use it. Dan, Not surprising that Ospho stripped the plating, it is just a diluted phosphoric acid. Great for converting rust to a less reactiv...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 23, 2022 2:06 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Login Issues
Replies: 5
Views: 77

Re: Login Issues

All I know is it’s brutal
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Sep 22, 2022 7:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Login Issues
Replies: 5
Views: 77

Login Issues

It’s probably something on my end but lately I’ve had to log in multiple times each day Vs previously.
In the past I’ve needed to log in once every couple months.
Biggest issue is logging in with IOS on my phone
Is anyone else experiencing this?
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Sep 22, 2022 12:15 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Help with 220B pump removal.
Replies: 18
Views: 239

Re: Help with 220B pump removal.

Pull your fuel/air tube from the valve. The early B models had an eccentric that is removed from the bottom, not the top. I'm not sure when they changed this. Rob I’m not sure the exact timeframe of the long eccentric block but I’m pretty sure that isn’t one. The long blocks are easy to spot when y...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Sep 22, 2022 2:59 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Out in the wilds
Replies: 19
Views: 306

Re: Out in the wilds

Mister_Wilson wrote: Thu Sep 22, 2022 2:45 am
Whitegas Extraordinaire wrote: Wed Sep 21, 2022 7:11 pm I thought your blanket was 8 bags of potatoe chips. 🤣
Those are throw pillows. The blanket is bubble wrap :shock:
Oh my!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Wed Sep 21, 2022 7:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Out in the wilds
Replies: 19
Views: 306

Re: Out in the wilds

Dang looks like a nice spot

I thought your blanket was 8 bags of potatoe chips. 🤣
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Sep 19, 2022 8:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Porcelain alternative test...
Replies: 15
Views: 396

Re: Porcelain alternative test...

Murff
It's time to buy a small enameling kiln and porcelain your own vents.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Sep 18, 2022 1:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Amazing find - still trembling
Replies: 57
Views: 792

Re: Amazing find - still trembling

Nice that you live in an area where you can find these FS lanterns. I know I'll never see one in the wild in PA. On the other hand I took advantage of the opertunities on Ebay years ago when they were reasonable and available. Maybe the one USFS lantern from PA has already been found? I recall read...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 17, 2022 4:22 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Amazing find - still trembling
Replies: 57
Views: 792

Re: Amazing find - still trembling

Oh My! 👀
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 17, 2022 2:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 228B at the Grand Canyon
Replies: 23
Views: 331

Re: 228B at the Grand Canyon

Absolutely gorgeous Dan!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 17, 2022 1:36 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: (OT) Coffee Stand Progress
Replies: 10
Views: 137

Re: (OT) Coffee Stand Progress

Moses
Looks like you wouldn't have any problem building a deck and fence 😉
That's a nice piece, well done.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 17, 2022 10:45 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Farewell old faithful
Replies: 23
Views: 319

Re: Farewell old faithful

So sorry for your loss Andrew.
17 years is a good run but that actually makes it worse.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 17, 2022 1:23 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Just Because!
Replies: 1131
Views: 21485

Re: Just Because!

It’s Friday and I’m a bit angry!

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by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 16, 2022 10:33 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lightning bugs
Replies: 11
Views: 241

Re: Lightning bugs

Huntaholic wrote: Fri Sep 16, 2022 9:52 pm If lightning bugs is already taken maybe we can be referred to as fireflies? I never like the term "firefly" though, thats what yankees call lightning bugs! LOL
😮
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 16, 2022 12:06 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What lamp is this?
Replies: 9
Views: 213

Re: What lamp is this?

WYSIWYG wrote: Fri Sep 16, 2022 2:15 am I'm sure Conny or MacBurner know what it is

Conny probably has three of them LOL
I wouldn’t be surprised if Conny bought that. That was my first thought.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 16, 2022 12:05 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What lamp is this?
Replies: 9
Views: 213

Re: What lamp is this?

Wayne
That lamp may have been made by Swaine.
Not many examples known.
I phoned a friend and that was his thought. If it’s the correct assumption they were made in Des Moines, Iowa.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Sep 15, 2022 9:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First in a while
Replies: 4
Views: 167

Re: First in a while

Mike
Hard to argue at that rate!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Thu Sep 15, 2022 9:34 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 220B parts lantern $10 + ship SOLD
Replies: 5
Views: 301

Re: 220B parts lantern $10 + ship SOLD

Keith
Thanks for a quick and easy transaction
This helps me complete an earlier 228B.

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by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Sep 13, 2022 6:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: OT Traffic safety lesson, the hard way.
Replies: 41
Views: 760

Re: OT Traffic safety lesson, the hard way.

In NY she’s clearly at fault. You are not permitted to pass on the shoulder. I recall a friend driving a girl home he was signaling left towards her home, she suggested they go park for a while which required a right turn. He turned right while his turn signal indicated left. In this case Karen who ...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Sep 13, 2022 5:39 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Mica questions
Replies: 12
Views: 242

Re: Mica questions

zoomkat wrote: Tue Sep 13, 2022 4:02 pm Just curious, do the aftermarket mica globes have the same mechanical frame design as the original mica globes? This would pertain to the folding and creasing of the metal frame.
My understanding is Fred's are so accurate that he adds a mark in a location so as not to deceive.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Tue Sep 13, 2022 1:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Tilley facts
Replies: 31
Views: 330

Re: Tilley facts

These two instruction leaflets should help. I don't have the X246A instructions but it is pretty much the same as X246 except the globe cage is slightly different and the control cock is as the later X246B. https://www.dropbox.com/s/2y8vs7o1fq507xs/Til_Instr_X246-Green_2601-Issue%206.pdf?dl=0 https...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Mon Sep 12, 2022 6:47 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Remembering those on 9/11
Replies: 17
Views: 197

Re: Remembering those on 9/11

I remember exactly where I was. It was my son's first birthday so I had a cake and a bunch of balloons in the back seat of my car. We just wrapped up a meeting with a sales rep when we learned what happened. Once he realized what happened he came back and asked if he could watch the news with us. Hi...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Sep 11, 2022 4:29 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Plumbers furnace score, complete?
Replies: 30
Views: 510

Re: Plumbers furnace score, complete?

Duane I'll be curious how it runs without. The two I have had no tube but when I sent the generator valve and windscreen to a collector his wouldn't run well without it. There's other posts here with members discussing. I'll search up what he used but it was with commercially available material and ...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Sep 11, 2022 3:53 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Update on my Wife's Condition.
Replies: 12
Views: 265

Re: Update on my Wife's Condition.

Bill

Thank you for reporting on her progress.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Sep 11, 2022 3:03 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 228 vent rod
Replies: 6
Views: 128

Re: 228 vent rod

Mister_Wilson wrote: Sun Sep 11, 2022 2:18 am Looks like Mike has one of Dean’s drill and tap jigs.
They work well.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Sep 11, 2022 1:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Plumbers furnace score, complete?
Replies: 30
Views: 510

Re: Plumbers furnace score, complete?

Someone on the forum shared this a while back.
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by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Sep 11, 2022 12:55 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Plumbers furnace score, complete?
Replies: 30
Views: 510

Re: Plumbers furnace score, complete?

That ones nice, most I see are pretty rough. I’d like to know about this tube also, I have a really clean almost unfired one that I didn’t think has one either. I’ve also seen one of the ones for heating irons at the flea twice now, but no one is ever around. PS the tuna can is interesting, I wonde...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sun Sep 11, 2022 12:50 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: That don't look good... NE Oregon fires UPDATE
Replies: 83
Views: 1399

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

According to OPR, Oakridge and parts of Estacada are under level 3 "Go Now" evac orders, so some of the smoke is from your side of the mountains. Dang I have family in Oakridge! Yep. it's not just blowing here from far away! Bryan Be safe along with Timm, Duane and everyone else in the paths. Freek...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 9:22 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: That don't look good... NE Oregon fires UPDATE
Replies: 83
Views: 1399

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

Gunhippie wrote: Sat Sep 10, 2022 9:21 pm According to OPR, Oakridge and parts of Estacada are under level 3 "Go Now" evac orders, so some of the smoke is from your side of the mountains.
Dang
I have family in Oakridge!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 7:03 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Plumbers furnace score, complete?
Replies: 30
Views: 510

Re: Plumbers furnace score, complete?

Thank you guys, keep off the streets for a bit now. Working in addition on a Norwegian army Optimus 111 stove that I'm stripping the paint from, cool silent burner caps. Duane Duane That may be missing a tube that fits down inside of the generator coil. They always are I think. My understanding it ...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 6:42 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread
Replies: 731
Views: 14956

Re: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread

Mister_Wilson wrote: Sat Sep 10, 2022 6:36 pm A couple of nice scores, Kevin.
Thanks John.
The Aladdin unburned mantle would cost as much as the whole lamp today!
This shade is extremely light and thin too.
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 5:54 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Plumbers furnace score, complete?
Replies: 30
Views: 510

Re: Plumbers furnace score, complete?

Everyone needs one of these. Much better to own when they are completely complete.
Nice pick up Duane!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 5:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread
Replies: 731
Views: 14956

Re: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread

A couple things I acquired this morning. Keep looking the junk is out there. https://i.postimg.cc/bJ7dLQyy/62567-A75-8-BB6-4-FF5-B3-EB-A1-A3561624-D2.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/2jW1yXGV/891-B2-D3-A-BD01-49-A9-851-D-B01-C8-E301-A39.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/MKyfPrfh/9-A9-B4652-D562-41-B8-BA49-7-ADF8-F18...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 11:31 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First World Problems
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: First World Problems

Moses_Yoder wrote: Sat Sep 10, 2022 8:22 am you said it right the first time, first world problems. I have to go in to work today for 6 hours because some slimy bastard has to have his gsh dran kitchen right now and can't wait for it. People are simply mentally handicapped today. Cant even build a deck or a fence.
Mentally handicapped?
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 4:52 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First World Problems
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: First World Problems

Kevin- what a freakin' mess. I am sure this bunch does good work, but they need to respect their customers too. I suggest asking/looking around for some qualified handyman. I have had success agreeing to buy material myself if I get a list, saving their cash flow. Try asking people that have comple...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 4:43 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First World Problems
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: First World Problems

Thanks everyone, I appreciate your perspectives which I mostly agree with. To give you an idea of scope the fencing portion is a custom built 6' high cedar privacy fence. Approximately 330' long with three gates. The deck is some of your most expensive composite material, aluminum railing with two s...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 4:14 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First World Problems
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: First World Problems

Weirdnerd wrote: Fri Sep 09, 2022 10:33 pm The way I see it, no call, no show, no contract?...no business.

Find someone who wants your business.
Werner
I agree!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 4:11 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First World Problems
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: First World Problems

"It’s not work that needs to be done but what the fork? There’s probably 50k in labor here. Four guys, three weeks so I’m assuming a pile of profit?" Well, do your homework, get your ducks in a row, and start the project yourself. Worse case a contractor can finish it for you. I've never built a de...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Sat Sep 10, 2022 3:48 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How to package a lamp for shipment
Replies: 18
Views: 403

Re: How to package a lamp for shipment

My worst packaged item came from a prolific buyer and selling collector off of Facebook. He's an active member here. Shoe box, very limited padding. I'm fairly confident it had many more dings when it arrived. I failed to save the grainy pics so I couldn't prove anything. I contacted the seller and ...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 09, 2022 10:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First World Problems
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: First World Problems

I suspect the guy wouldn't get phone calls if he bothered to show up or at least communicated. People may not like delays, but lack of communications about delays are far more annoying. I'd be seriously leery of having him come out now since he never bothered to contact you that he would be delayed...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 09, 2022 10:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First World Problems
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: First World Problems

Kevin, Easy for me to say, but if a contractor told me he punished customers who asked when he would start by delaying their project, I would not give him one penny. Is that what he meant? Kind of! It definitely seems that it is harder and harder to find folks who will show up when they say they wi...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 09, 2022 10:24 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First World Problems
Replies: 30
Views: 426

Re: First World Problems

I feel his pain, about being constantly contacted by customers. I run a auto repair shop, it's just me, I get to clean the toilets, pay the bills, fix the cars and answer the phone. That said, gotta love your customers, at least I do. And there are a few folks who I will not do work for, which is m...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 09, 2022 8:41 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: First World Problems
Replies: 30
Views: 426

First World Problems

What is wrong with contractors today? My wife wants a privacy fence and the deck was rotted ten years ago when I bought the place. She retired after 33 years teaching and wanted this work done. Back in April we reached out to four construction companies. Three showed up only two quoted. She liked on...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 09, 2022 8:17 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Coleman marine stove, 344 preheater
Replies: 13
Views: 292

Re: Coleman marine stove, 344 preheater

Looks well fettled Duane,
I do have to ask, are all of those what appear to be Euro pip tools required?
Understanding your love for those stoves I’m guessing yes!
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 09, 2022 4:07 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Go to bed, wake up DEAF?
Replies: 77
Views: 1170

Re: Go to bed, wake up DEAF?

Dean Glad your hearing is progressing Hopefully they advised you of long term prednisone usage! We have a mutual associate dealing with this right now! If not make sure you ask next visit! I’ve taken that before but only for 2-3 weeks. On a lighter note at the convention in 2024 we can participate i...
by Whitegas Extraordinaire
Fri Sep 09, 2022 3:09 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 220B parts lantern $10 + ship SOLD
Replies: 5
Views: 301

Re: 220B parts lantern $10 + ship

Keith
I'd love to own that if it's still available
Pm incoming