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by nevada_ed
Mon Aug 15, 2022 10:03 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Provider, cell phone make, service level ?'s
Replies: 42
Views: 393

Re: Provider, cell phone make, service level ?'s

Check the T-Mobile 5G map in your area, you might be surprised by it. Outstanding coverage, we do 40 ea phone, but that includes a deal from them buy one phone get one free.
by nevada_ed
Thu Aug 04, 2022 4:42 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Model 1950 US Rogers Stove Single Burner Stove - reduced
Replies: 8
Views: 425

Re: Model 1950 US Rogers Stove Single Burner Camp Gas

I took a couple more pictures to show the Gen holder with the gen in it. I notice I did not clean up the stove from 12+ years of sitting on the garage shelf with other Coleman items. If you were to try and find the generator holder and gen for this unit (if missing) I don't think you could find an o...
by nevada_ed
Thu Aug 04, 2022 4:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Model 1950 US Rogers Stove Single Burner Stove - reduced
Replies: 8
Views: 425

Re: Model 1950 US Rogers Stove Single Burner Camp Gas

It does not have a container, sorry. BTW Jane and I were off camping the last four days.
by nevada_ed
Tue Aug 02, 2022 5:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Model 1950 US Rogers Stove Single Burner Stove - reduced
Replies: 8
Views: 425

Model 1950 US Rogers Stove Single Burner Stove - reduced

I have had this 12-15 years, lite it a few times and the on the display shelf, This includes the spare generator, often missing from the used stove, this one has it. No dent, no dings, holds pressure etc. Not sure of Coleman made these also, this is the Rogers, Akron OH. This $79.00 plus shipping or...
by nevada_ed
Thu Jul 28, 2022 5:58 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Micro Torch. Bernzomatic vs Harbor Freight
Replies: 10
Views: 210

Re: Micro Torch. Bernzomatic vs Harbor Freight

Hummm in that pic in the first post... looks like he has man boobs. The off brands and the faked brand name stuff has been mostly crappy when I bought it, but not everything I admit. Funny when you think a brand like Bernzomatic, made in China, may for may or may not be a copy/fake made in China, lol.
by nevada_ed
Wed Jul 20, 2022 2:22 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: How to get banned
Replies: 31
Views: 953

Re: How to get banned

Well this is a bit odd, I can't remember when I sent you a message Moses but it was a long time ago I think, and you are not correctly recounting the message, but maybe a version you prefer. Mostly if we allow a little political, it is like opening a flood gate, it rushes in. Normally we don't discu...
by nevada_ed
Tue Jul 12, 2022 3:32 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. - Sold Make offer or buy it
Replies: 10
Views: 712

Re: Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. - Sold Make offer or buy it

It is a good lesson for me/us. and it has happened a couple of times to me here on the forum. Next time I will stress the Post first. I don't think any member meant to cause a problem either, sometimes we just get casual about things. Maybe saying first post secures first position. All that said, th...
by nevada_ed
Mon Jul 11, 2022 11:56 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. - Sold Make offer or buy it
Replies: 10
Views: 712

Re: Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. Make offer or buy it

Thank you people this has been sold, confirmed by the first PM member I had received.
by nevada_ed
Mon Jul 11, 2022 7:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. - Sold Make offer or buy it
Replies: 10
Views: 712

Re: Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. Make offer or buy it

Thank you Ken, I need to put a hold on it from another offer that PMed but did not post. I just wrote them to get confirmation, otherwise will be happy to sell it to you.

Regards, Ed
by nevada_ed
Sun Jul 10, 2022 8:52 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings
Replies: 45
Views: 998

Re: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings

One other thing about the bots (may I also use the term web crawlers?) is that the "things" that roam the internet DO pick up and "harvest" information, so that is why I strongly encourage members to delete personal contact info. when they publicly post it in a thread. These "things" can recognize ...
by nevada_ed
Sun Jul 10, 2022 8:47 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. - Sold Make offer or buy it
Replies: 10
Views: 712

Very collectable Coleman 200A-700 - excellent Cond. - Sold Make offer or buy it

The title says it all, this is a pretty premium green 200A-700, includes the original box, has seen very little use, dated 9-83, a much sought after lantern for collectors. The buy it now price is 180.00 shipped to a location in the USA. Or you can make an offer. Lots of pictures for you to get a go...
by nevada_ed
Sun Jul 10, 2022 8:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings
Replies: 45
Views: 998

Re: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings

The bots serve to allow internet users to find the site when they look up something GPA, Coleman, Stove, gas stove instructions, Cooler, etc. Example a search titled "Coleman Stove." The few times we managed to mostly kill the bots off, we found we were not searchable.
by nevada_ed
Sun Jul 10, 2022 6:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings
Replies: 45
Views: 998

Re: Let's talk CCF etiquette and inner workings

Here are some answers: The forum has evolved from it's original BBS. There was a time when it was not moderated hardly at all, politics and blowhards caused that to change. Civility has been made a priority since then, Politics and Flamebaiting had to go. The Forum is "owned" by the owner of Old Col...
by nevada_ed
Wed Jul 06, 2022 4:12 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Post Office gave my OCP package to somebody else
Replies: 17
Views: 603

Re: Post Office gave my OCP package to somebody else

Hope you get it squared away soon. A couple of years ago a USPS package tracking said delivered, it was a new 2.5" SSD drive, I was pretty bummed, filed a claim Amazon, three days later a couple from across town showed up and asked me if the package was supposed to come to me. Dang, thank you very m...
by nevada_ed
Wed Jul 06, 2022 3:41 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: BIN OBO - Coleman 500 Speedmaster Single burner stove. 1-B sold-shipped
Replies: 5
Views: 542

Re: BIN OBO - Coleman 500 Speedmaster Single burner stove. 1-B

Casper, send me your mailing address info. Sold to Casper.
by nevada_ed
Wed Jul 06, 2022 3:04 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: BIN OBO - Coleman 500 Speedmaster Single burner stove. 1-B sold-shipped
Replies: 5
Views: 542

Re: BIN OBO - Coleman 500 Speedmaster Single burner stove. 1-B

casper wrote: Tue Jul 05, 2022 4:09 pm Hi Ed, I'll take the 500 stove at $80 plus shipping. Let me know, thanks JV
Casper, I will let you know in the morning as soon as I can firm an interested party is not completing an offer.

Regards, Ed
by nevada_ed
Tue Jul 05, 2022 3:35 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: not Blowing Anything up for Independence day
Replies: 26
Views: 573

Re: not Blowing Anything up for Independence day

Here we had a couple of hours plus of fireworks, but.... it was not that heavy. Close to us neighbors had whopper mortar fireworks, candidly really impressive, if not unwise in our living area. No fires near us. It is a mixed blessing living next to BLM land, open space right near where you live, bu...
by nevada_ed
Mon Jul 04, 2022 3:04 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: not Blowing Anything up for Independence day
Replies: 26
Views: 573

Re: not Blowing Anything up for Independence day

They have a big fireworks show here downtown in the Reno area at one of the casinos, we have gone a couple of times and enjoyed it. Where we live is backed up to BLM land, Sage brush, these plants are energy storage units, horrific fire feeders. And well yes, the last two days people have been light...
by nevada_ed
Sat Jul 02, 2022 11:11 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: BIN OBO - Coleman 500 Speedmaster Single burner stove. 1-B sold-shipped
Replies: 5
Views: 542

BIN OBO - Coleman 500 Speedmaster Single burner stove. 1-B sold-shipped

Here is a 500 Speedmaster in very good condition, has the early scalloped grill (in very good condition, no warping), marked 1 - B, not sure but think that is second half of 1941. It has never been cleaned up for presentation, but I have used it a number of times, actually with the same fuel it had ...
by nevada_ed
Thu Jun 30, 2022 2:50 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Saving Mantles?
Replies: 34
Views: 445

Re: Saving Mantles?

+1 on the hairspray, even spray clear lacquer, just sprites it on from a bit of a distance so not to break the mantle. My school teacher wife has this "art fixative" she would spray on the kids art projects, heck it works too!
by nevada_ed
Thu Jun 30, 2022 1:46 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Totally OT: Project of the week, building a Jockey Box
Replies: 18
Views: 256

Re: Totally OT: Project of the week, building a Jockey Box

Oh my gosh! Awesome. Just love well crafted work.
by nevada_ed
Sun Jun 26, 2022 3:49 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Is nothing sacred anymore?
Replies: 30
Views: 508

Re: Is nothing sacred anymore?

There is another side to this, it costs the USA many hundreds of billions of dollars in lost trade every year over their reluctance to move to the metric system. To wit all science matters made the move long ago. Question: How many countries in the world have not officially switched to the SI (Inter...
by nevada_ed
Wed Jun 15, 2022 3:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Unfired 639 🍁!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Re: Unfired 639 🍁!!!

Oh gees I like that!
by nevada_ed
Sun Jun 05, 2022 1:29 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread
Replies: 634
Views: 12542

Re: 2022 CCF Garage sale thread

Working on a tow bar set up for the RV, Jane calls, her and Sally are at a garage sale. She says look at your email, two Coleman 200A lanterns in very nice condition, one with it box. She tells me she offered less already, I say ok, buy them. She comes home with them and says she got 20% off after a...
by nevada_ed
Sat May 21, 2022 4:16 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Carbon Crushing Rods
Replies: 6
Views: 240

Re: Carbon Crushing Rods

More for heat dissipation across a larger area, reduced flashing/pulsation etc. My thoughts on it anyway, lol. I have not read that just suspect that is why.
by nevada_ed
Sat May 14, 2022 5:32 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Never saw this from Coleman before
Replies: 11
Views: 440

Re: Never saw this from Coleman before

Here are just a few of the other things that were in the bugout backpacks:


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by nevada_ed
Sat May 14, 2022 3:57 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Changing internet provider have questions
Replies: 11
Views: 263

Re: Changing internet provider have questions

I agree with what you are thinking, you will likely be fine with the service at 15Mbs.
by nevada_ed
Sat May 14, 2022 3:27 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Changing internet provider have questions
Replies: 11
Views: 263

Re: Changing internet provider have questions

Some experience here, last year I moved to T-Mobile's offer of wireless internet, a reasonable price, for 60Mbs bandwidth, no data limits. They were my cell phone provider already and I rather like the company's corporate culture as well. They supplied a modem with wifi router in one. First observat...
by nevada_ed
Fri May 13, 2022 10:40 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Never saw this from Coleman before
Replies: 11
Views: 440

Never saw this from Coleman before

We had a community area garage sale where we live. We sold a bunch of stuff/junk, but I visited a few near us too. I bought two bug-out back packs for 12 bucks, just because the brand and packs were pretty nice. This was in one of the backpacks. Btw I sold off everything that were in the backpacks i...
by nevada_ed
Mon Apr 25, 2022 1:53 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lets talk Solar Power
Replies: 22
Views: 532

Re: Lets talk Solar Power

Thanks Ed, was curious if your bill included heating. Hi Larry, your question started me thinking, we moved to Reno from Fairbanks, Alaska. We were delighted at the low utilities cost here in Reno, but over the last ten years the combined bill has about doubled. Installing solar will help inflation...
by nevada_ed
Sun Apr 24, 2022 9:37 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lets talk Solar Power
Replies: 22
Views: 532

Re: Lets talk Solar Power

Ed, how do you heat your home? We use natural gas here, no sooner than we moved into the new to us home the furnace went out, dang. Since we need cooling and heat for the seasons I was going to opt for a heat pump but it cost 2.3 times the cost of changing out the furnace, since we use an evaporato...
by nevada_ed
Sun Apr 24, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lets talk Solar Power
Replies: 22
Views: 532

Re: Lets talk Solar Power

Bruce, being near, next to the eastern side of the Sierra mountains we get a good bit of wind here too. My little personal Solar system using a 200W panel works pretty well to use as my uninterrupted power supply for the office. The whole project was just to experiment but turned out to work well. I...
by nevada_ed
Sat Apr 23, 2022 6:09 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lets talk Solar Power
Replies: 22
Views: 532

Re: Lets talk Solar Power

Ian, the newer solar panels are guaranteed to have 80% or more capacity at 25 years, also these new ones, I think from Germany, are black and have higher density output, about half the footprint on the roof as I had anticipated.
by nevada_ed
Sat Apr 23, 2022 6:02 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lets talk Solar Power
Replies: 22
Views: 532

Re: Lets talk Solar Power

Hey Shaun, old neighbor you! Pretty sure after it all gets done will pay it off, a one time pain, lol.
by nevada_ed
Sat Apr 23, 2022 5:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lets talk Solar Power
Replies: 22
Views: 532

Re: Lets talk Solar Power

Ian, we call those Heat pumps here in the USA, as a mechanical contractor I was pretty familiar with them. Electric heat gives about 3.3 BTU per watt, the heat pump, depending on geo location gives a 3x efficiency over the electric. Sounds like it was a good choice for you. Here it is used for combo...
by nevada_ed
Sat Apr 23, 2022 4:05 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lets talk Solar Power
Replies: 22
Views: 532

Re: Lets talk Solar Power

Sent: Sat Apr 23, 2022 7:59 am by nevada_ed The three outputs of inverters, Square wave (noisy, hard on electronics) modified square wave, (some better) and pure sine wave (best). I had a modified square wave on the bedroom RV TV, and it damaged it, still works but lost its MAC address in the smart ...
by nevada_ed
Sat Apr 23, 2022 3:52 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Lets talk Solar Power
Replies: 22
Views: 532

Lets talk Solar Power

The topic has come up on the forum a number of times before but updates are in order. Using battery storage does not work out unless you are rural and off the grid. Every time I have looked at solar for the house and worked the numbers, well it didn't work out until recently. The pay back was way t...
by nevada_ed
Sun Feb 13, 2022 4:22 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Super Bowl grub?
Replies: 33
Views: 680

Re: Super Bowl grub?

Chicken Wings and veggies with dip for snacks, babyback BBQ ribs for dinner.
by nevada_ed
Thu Feb 10, 2022 3:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: What Are Your Coleman Regrets?
Replies: 34
Views: 1076

Re: What Are Your Coleman Regrets?

brucesheehe wrote: Thu Feb 10, 2022 2:45 pm Getting started in the first place. It is a sickness. LOL!
Bruce has it!

I guess I would have stayed with better quality examples had I known, and bought when they were a lot cheaper. Also I sold over 3/4 of my collection before we made a house move, wish I had keep a few of the things I sold.
by nevada_ed
Thu Feb 03, 2022 8:59 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: is the shipping crunch over?
Replies: 3
Views: 214

Re: is the shipping crunch over?

Amazon to UPS all seem to be quick again, thank goodness! Several things from Amazon have been updated to arrive a day early too.
by nevada_ed
Thu Feb 03, 2022 7:03 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 1099 Forms & a Request
Replies: 57
Views: 1534

Re: 1099 Forms & a Request

So I have a couple of items that would bring the best money on ebay. Probably $500-$1,000 each. So I would get the 1099k from ebay, paypal, or whom ever. BUT. I'm on disability and don't have to file taxes because I'm low income. I can't remember what the $$$ amount is. But if I get the 1099k, and ...
by nevada_ed
Wed Feb 02, 2022 4:22 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 1099 Forms & a Request
Replies: 57
Views: 1534

Re: 1099 Forms & a Request

so im right ? tax on top of the taxes , just unbelievable to read in BLUE N WHITE !!! i started taking stuff off ebay yesterday as i ponder all this ......most of my sales are 10 and 15 dollar items , doing all the math for every item is going to be a challenge for me . No, they do not tax taxes, t...
by nevada_ed
Wed Feb 02, 2022 4:09 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 1099 Forms & a Request
Replies: 57
Views: 1534

Re: 1099 Forms & a Request

Coast_to_Coast wrote: Wed Feb 02, 2022 2:18 pm I bet with a little research and effort, most GPA sellers could write off all of their eBay sales and pay nothing in taxes.
Most, many yes, I think that is correct.
by nevada_ed
Wed Feb 02, 2022 12:35 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: 1099 Forms & a Request
Replies: 57
Views: 1534

Re: 1099 Forms & a Request

Having had a business for 30 years it is just paperwork. A business will file a schedule C for IRS, it becomes a P&L, profit and loss where you get to the bottom line to see how much money you actually made, that will be a lot less than whatever the 1099 forms says. If you buy... and sell you includ...
by nevada_ed
Sat Jan 01, 2022 6:28 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Smelly Rayo
Replies: 11
Views: 290

Re: Smelly Rayo

Both, found out on my own and later heard it from other experienced collectors. Those old geezers knew a little too, wait, I am an old geezer now myself, dang.
by nevada_ed
Sat Jan 01, 2022 4:11 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Smelly Rayo
Replies: 11
Views: 290

Re: Smelly Rayo

Here I started collecting with center draft lamps, Aladdin, Rayo and others. One thing on the rayo is if it is set too low, it smells. The flame needs to be about 1/4 inch above that ring on the flame spreader. This will usually fix the problem you describe.
by nevada_ed
Tue Dec 28, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Furnace Died - OK!
Replies: 24
Views: 787

Re: Furnace Died - OK!

Having been an HVAC mechanical contractor in Alaska for 30 years you pick up a lot of knowledge about the products, heaters are not built all that well anymore, they have a 15 year service life by design, many will last longer of course. Before I left Alaska and the that business one company, H Quak...