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Pulsing 288

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I rebuilt a 288 today and the bloody thing started the semi-usual pulsing after rebuilding one of these little beastards. So, I does a quick search on the CCF here and, after going through a few old threads, I found the easiest fix!

I can't find the thread now (CRS kicked in) but anyway, it comes down to filling the fount!!! In that thread, there was a picture of the side of a lantern box that stated, if lantern starts to pulse, it's telling you it's time to refuel.

So, I filled the fount (NO, I didn't tip it to fill it to the top. If you do that, you will have a bigger problem).

Fired her up and, no more pulse!!!

This is just an FYI to tuck in your head somewhere and try to remember!

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Thank you!

Thank you!
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CRS is an Affliction I've had for decades now!!
Sometimes it has served me well😎
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Thanks Murff, I'll try to remember that.
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74HARLEY wrote: Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:52 pm Thanks Murff, I'll try to remember that.
Remember what? :cf_hmmthink:
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Off track but that Avatar you have is way too painful to watch. Yet I watched it enough times to cringe and hope it is not real. omg its terrible

On track . 288's are sweet lanterns for sure Glad it is fixed
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XCRS is for those who have progresses past CRS. It has three meanings X(extreme)CRS and X(room temperature)CRS. I can't remember the third.....or was it the first.......
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