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by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Oct 04, 2022 12:42 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Very bad news, devastated
Replies: 7
Views: 119

Re: Very bad news, devastated

Sorry to hear Werner. Thats terrible news.
Prayers for the mental health of all those affected.
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Oct 04, 2022 12:41 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB Slant valve assembly
Replies: 7
Views: 135

Re: WTB Slant valve assembly

Seems they are worth more as a pile of parts than as a whole.
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Oct 04, 2022 4:23 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Akron Project founts FS. Projects or frankies
Replies: 3
Views: 255

Re: Akron Project founts FS. Projects or frankies

PM replied to. Awaiting response.
by Rfieldbuilds
Mon Oct 03, 2022 10:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Cerakote Finished Firearms
Replies: 14
Views: 159

Re: Cerakote Finished Firearms

Orchid, cherry, plum. I get hungry just browsing the catalog. If I could just find something in chocolate.
by Rfieldbuilds
Mon Oct 03, 2022 10:16 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Some things are harder than others...
Replies: 4
Views: 168

Re: Some things are harder than others...

:lol: Al Capone version with cement overshoes.
by Rfieldbuilds
Mon Oct 03, 2022 12:59 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Shade ID
Replies: 5
Views: 99

Re: Shade ID

Tgarner01 wrote: Mon Oct 03, 2022 2:34 am
Rfieldbuilds wrote: Mon Oct 03, 2022 2:32 am 206 I believe.


We dont give values. Why, is this for sale?
306 😉

Yeah, that 😜
by Rfieldbuilds
Mon Oct 03, 2022 4:19 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Early Handy pail label
Replies: 5
Views: 294

Re: Early Handy pail label

Here is the one I most recently found. The Los Angeles Ca is far less pronounces than yours.
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by Rfieldbuilds
Mon Oct 03, 2022 2:32 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Shade ID
Replies: 5
Views: 99

Re: Shade ID

206 I believe.


We dont give values. Why, is this for sale?
by Rfieldbuilds
Mon Oct 03, 2022 2:25 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Lantern bail spiral wrap. $10 shipped.
Replies: 21
Views: 619

Re: Lantern bail spiral wrap. $10 shipped.

I think I got all of ya taken care of. I’ll give this a day before deleting the thread. PM me if I didnt get package(s) mailed out.

I think I’ll start a new thread in a few days.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sun Oct 02, 2022 3:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Lantern bail spiral wrap. $10 shipped.
Replies: 21
Views: 619

Re: Lantern bail spiral wrap. $10 shipped.

I see it now. It was buried. Will get ya some tracking and a PP Friends Fam email addy.

Thank You!
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Oct 01, 2022 9:51 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Identification Help
Replies: 6
Views: 159

Re: Identification Help

PM sent on middle vent.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Oct 01, 2022 7:50 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Lantern bail spiral wrap. $10 shipped.
Replies: 21
Views: 619

Re: Lantern bail spiral wrap. $10 shipped.

Bump. Received more clear, and black colored bail wrap.
Post then PM please.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Oct 01, 2022 7:42 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: B day lanterns 5/93 Unfired and 1/88 Both w/cases.
Replies: 2
Views: 150

Re: B day lanterns 5/93 Unfired and 1/88

Saturday Bump

More pics available. Just ask.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Oct 01, 2022 6:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB. Longshot 337 Vent
Replies: 0
Views: 39

WTB. Longshot 337 Vent

I know its a slim chance, but gotta ask. Anyone have a vent like this AGM 337? My topless lantern would like a fine top hat to attend the ball with his friends. Happy to buy or see about a trade. Thank You! Randy https://i.postimg.cc/7YJ4VSWZ/ACBB5216-233-C-4256-AA90-A9-B51494-B54-A.jpg https://i.po...
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Oct 01, 2022 3:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Very Bad News - mowgod
Replies: 23
Views: 426

Re: Very Bad News - mowgod

Condolences to his friends here, and above all his family.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Oct 01, 2022 3:23 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Early Handy pail label
Replies: 5
Views: 294

Re: Early Handy pail label

I’m not sure I’ve ever seen this one with the Los Angeles, Ca label before.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Oct 01, 2022 3:18 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: selling etiquette
Replies: 18
Views: 374

Re: selling etiquette

Yeah, I think a lot of replies are scammers trying to solicit you into providing them with your personal information. If I get a reply because they push the “im interested” button, I always reply with a question, usually asking their location. I’m trying to pin them down as a local with knowledge of...
by Rfieldbuilds
Fri Sep 30, 2022 5:29 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS Monkey wrench SOLD
Replies: 5
Views: 186

Re: FS Monkey wrench

SteveRetherford wrote: Fri Sep 30, 2022 5:15 pm Image
Self Portrait :D :D :D :D ?

You did elicit a LOL out of me at work. Thanks for the chuckle.
by Rfieldbuilds
Fri Sep 30, 2022 1:31 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: BEWARE OF SHADY SELLER HERE
Replies: 15
Views: 675

Re: BEWARE OF SHADY SELLER HERE

Well done Murff. Been a while since we had any trouble from any outsiders. For those that dont go there. FB marketplace is a whole rough and tumble world with may scammers infiltrating the groups. We have a whole group of FB group admins dedicated to outing these guys. So, if they pop up in one grou...
by Rfieldbuilds
Fri Sep 30, 2022 2:34 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Another lead furnace, coughing up carbon specs?
Replies: 4
Views: 101

Re: Another lead furnace, coughing up carbon specs?

Lye soak? Then pressurize it and push it through genny and burner?
by Rfieldbuilds
Wed Sep 28, 2022 3:46 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Trip report, Backpacking
Replies: 18
Views: 263

Re: Trip report, Backpacking

Wow. What a great trip. Ive done a lot of “never ever” backpacking trips with young boy and girl scouts. Thats always fun. Mom and dad always overload their packs and the scout leaders make up the diff with 60 Lb packs to make sure we are covered. Neat to do it with adults. Looks like a great time a...
by Rfieldbuilds
Wed Sep 28, 2022 3:42 am
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16
Replies: 27
Views: 267

Re: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16

Ok Matt. That how it goes with this hobby. Work and life tends to obstruct us, or we would all probably be 100% immersed in our hobbies. How much fun would that be?? 😂😜😁😆😄 Well, Im sure you’ll stay busy and surprise us with some neat stuff on the next one. Looking forward to seeing the wax drip burl...
by Rfieldbuilds
Wed Sep 28, 2022 12:00 am
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16
Replies: 27
Views: 267

Re: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16

Mill Creek Resort close to Mineral and Lassen VNP, campsites look like a cross between boonie camping and a CG. $35 night, 4 people, 2 vehicles per night per site, some RV sites at $50. 20 minutes further than camping at Tehama Wildlife area. https://www.millcreekresort.net/camping Duane I hope I w...
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Sep 27, 2022 11:52 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: MSR ID
Replies: 15
Views: 250

Re: MSR ID

Eager to see it when it arrives and compare to the one I have. Unfortunately, I do not have all the bits yours does, only the burner. Nice score on the early on. My vote is an early 9, 9a, or 9b based on loose bits of brain matter, not really attached to reality, from previous searches.
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Sep 27, 2022 10:01 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Anyone use pirate ship? Are UPS charges on the open up on there?
Replies: 24
Views: 271

Re: Anyone use pirate ship? Are UPS charges on the open up on there?

I always measure and round up in case the box is swollen in the middle. I do the same for weight and go up a cpl ounces on small packages, and a pound or or on boxes that are close to 10lbs. I’ve not been penalized since I started doing this. I was often penalized before, and we suffer UPS wrath whe...
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Sep 27, 2022 12:34 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Preway/Sears 742-43
Replies: 14
Views: 171

Re: Preway/Sears 742-43

These were made by Prentiss Wabers. They are built very well and run with the best Coleman's in my opinion. I have gathered up a several over the past couple years. I'm starting another fettle on one tomorrow in fact. I always recommend folks to not pull the valve unless absolutely necessary. The f...
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Sep 27, 2022 4:04 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Preway/Sears 742-43
Replies: 14
Views: 171

Re: Preway/Sears 742-43

Advice? Turn back now. Stick with Coleman. The hobby is so much easier when you only have to chase Coleman parts.

Oh, and the treasure is the Sears mantles. Great score. Get them bagged up to preserve that paper. If you arent interested them, I might know a guy.
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Sep 27, 2022 1:29 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: 1944 Akron Military Lantern
Replies: 11
Views: 163

Re: 1944 Akron Military Lantern

Nice lantern, and a piece of history.

Dump the fuel, dry the fount in the sun for an afternoon, then enjoy it for what it is. Many guys would be happy to have that lantern. Neat your dad saved them .Are there other collectables in there?
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Sep 27, 2022 12:43 am
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Union leakage still
Replies: 37
Views: 491

Re: Union leakage still

Yeah, I think I would try the laundry marker/machinists blue and see what you see. Meanwhile a bubble test always works good for low pressure gas testing. That may help isolate the leaks exact location. I know they can be frustrating to find. Have you tried annealing the two parts and letting them a...
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Sep 27, 2022 12:33 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: B day lanterns 5/93 Unfired and 1/88 Both w/cases.
Replies: 2
Views: 150

Re: B day lanterns 5/93 Unfired and 1/88

Cases included.

Lots more pics taken. Let me know if you would like more.
by Rfieldbuilds
Tue Sep 27, 2022 12:30 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: SOLD. 4 Lantern Lot SOLD
Replies: 4
Views: 502

Re: Pending 4 Lantern Lot for Sale $160 plus ship

Pending Funds
Sold to Gizzard
by Rfieldbuilds
Mon Sep 26, 2022 9:02 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB Coleman Lantern Fount Vice
Replies: 18
Views: 384

Re: WTB Coleman Lantern Fount Vice

Shoeman1 wrote: Mon Sep 26, 2022 7:26 pm I have this one for sale


Price? Just out of curiousity.

Thanks

Randy
by Rfieldbuilds
Mon Sep 26, 2022 6:54 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB Coleman Lantern Fount Vice
Replies: 18
Views: 384

Re: WTB Coleman Lantern Fount Vice

There were some real nice ones posted up some time back that were made from the wooden carpenters clamps. I don't have timme to google that for you, but I acttually think it one of the better designs as it is portable and could easily be taken to a gathering for instance. If you are only working in ...
by Rfieldbuilds
Mon Sep 26, 2022 2:46 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: CF in a wickie
Replies: 7
Views: 241

Re: CF in a wickie

I suspect results of the youtube video are skewed as the CF was sitting in snow. I’d like to see same test on a sunny 80-90 degree day when the CF gets further heated by the wick. I suspect thw CF would vaporize and we would see different results.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sun Sep 25, 2022 9:59 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Akron Project founts FS. Projects or frankies
Replies: 3
Views: 255

Akron Project founts FS. Projects or frankies

1 Akron project fount. GOLD fount only. 2) PENDING FUNDS. 134 G fount plus the cage, collar, uprights, and burner. Gold one is nice, but does show signs of a bung repair by PO. $20 plus ship or $35 for the pair. You can calc out expected shipping from 94949. I use Pirate Ship/PayPal Ship Station so ...
by Rfieldbuilds
Sun Sep 25, 2022 9:20 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Even the little ones soon take space
Replies: 8
Views: 256

Re: Even the little ones soon take space

Indeed. Appreciate the opportunity to practice.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sun Sep 25, 2022 9:19 pm
Forum: Technical Assistance
Topic: Found another one
Replies: 8
Views: 273

Re: Found another one

Those WILL flare up. Do it outside. You tube has good 530 instructions.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sun Sep 25, 2022 8:00 pm
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: Even the little ones soon take space
Replies: 8
Views: 256

Re: Even the little ones soon take space

That was a dirty trick leaving those three behind at last campout. LOL. I got Eel to take one and will figure out what to do with those other two sometime.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sun Sep 25, 2022 5:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: B day lanterns 5/93 Unfired and 1/88 Both w/cases.
Replies: 2
Views: 150

B day lanterns 5/93 Unfired and 1/88 Both w/cases.

More pics available upon request. Sorry, a CQ pic snuck in somehow. This will sit for a day or two here before moving to ebay. Both include the cases in the pictures. 5/93 295. $90 plus ship. Nos in case. Unfired. 1/88 290. 50 plus ship. Very lightly used. Like a cpl tanks worth of fuel maybe. See m...
by Rfieldbuilds
Sun Sep 25, 2022 5:17 am
Forum: Just Bull
Topic: In defense of common lanterns
Replies: 18
Views: 403

Re: In defense of common lanterns

Teat running a CQ in the back yard tonight and am amazed, every time, at how great a common lamp these are. Pricker aside, this is the one lantern Id want at my side should I only be able to keep one. Build like a brick $ hįt h0üšę. https://i.postimg.cc/y6RRVcxH/574-A3966-0-D04-4-B1-F-891-D-E31-ECCA...
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Sep 24, 2022 11:03 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: sold F/s Metal Flake 200a
Replies: 11
Views: 500

Re: F/s Metal Flake 200a

I was at Bass Pro Shops in Sac yesterday. Believe me, the flake is still a bass boat thing.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Sep 24, 2022 9:24 pm
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16
Replies: 27
Views: 267

Re: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16

Hope to go. I have my fingers crossed. Lots of places I want to see. Did we decide on a campground? Hope you can make it MartyJ. Looks like the usual suspects here, though Joe Hess of Oregon is likely coming down. I dont think youve met Joe yet. Good fellow. No campground decision. They are all a s...
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Sep 24, 2022 2:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Sold F/S unfired 200a 2/73
Replies: 6
Views: 289

Re: Price drop F/S unfired 200a 2/73

PM sent with intent.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Sep 24, 2022 2:44 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Sold F/S unfired 200a 2/73
Replies: 6
Views: 289

Re: Price drop F/S unfired 200a 2/73

Can you hold this for me for 2 hrs?
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Sep 24, 2022 2:38 pm
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16
Replies: 27
Views: 267

Re: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16

I dont recall which one I liked the most, but do recall it being closer to the water than the others. Perhaps Fisn n Chips will chime in here with some local, and more recent insight. All in all, its not a large or sprawling camp so we wont have any issues locating one another. Just thinking we shou...
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Sep 24, 2022 5:09 am
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: 2023 ICCC Convention in Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Replies: 13
Views: 418

Re: 2023 ICCC Convention in Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Wow. Thats sure good news. I hope people will reconsider. It is a game changer for me now. Thanks for the update.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Sep 24, 2022 5:04 am
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16
Replies: 27
Views: 267

Re: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16

Somewhere I have some actual photographs from my first trip there. Id I find them I will post them up. I am intimidated though as they are in a 20 gallon rubbermade container full of pics. Its a LOT of memories in there.
by Rfieldbuilds
Sat Sep 24, 2022 5:00 am
Forum: Gatherings, Meets & Get-Togethers
Topic: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16
Replies: 27
Views: 267

Re: Nor Cal/ West Coast Gathering Oct 14-16

Yep. All good spots it seems. Maybe we can explore Bullseye and Blanch for future outings. Ive not been there but did do a ice cave and hot springs trip with a buddy back in the 90’s so Jot Dean (sp?) was my first ever ice cave experience. Really neat, and a quick hustle down the trail right off the...
by Rfieldbuilds
Fri Sep 23, 2022 6:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB Pinned Pump
Replies: 8
Views: 232

Re: WTB Pinned Pump

Warren may have one left of his repop run. Or buy an unpinned and add a pin. 🤷🏻 I did reach out to him the other day. He said they were pending. I just reached out again so now just waiting to hear back. Sad thing is, i gave away 4 or 5 the past couple years to help collectors out and now i need on...