Great find and it's in very good condition.
There are a couple of the T805 glass on the bay of evil just in case you are interested.
Looks great Colin.
And as stated these little lantern are very bright.
It takes Mike a while to respond via email.
The best way to get in touch with him is by phone.
If you need some questions answered...
Thanks guys and gal.
@AussiePete, an Amish mix is just a mix of kerosene/paraffin and Coleman fuel.
I use to go back into Amish country at...
I was able to get this 249 lantern the other day. The seller stated it was for parts due to it not working. OK, I thought I would...
Phil thank you for presenting such and interesting and different lantern.
She runs well and looks to be in very good shape indeed.
Well done Pete. She looks fantastic.
@AussiePete is correct when trying to get in touch with Fred because calling is the best way to get in touch with him.
Calling him in the evening...
What a nice light up you have going.
Fred is a very hard person to contact and when he does reply you will have forgotten what you wanted. In his defense he is a very...
You are correct there shouldn't be a halo outside of the mantle. Looks like your vaporizer is in need of replacement.
How about a couple of money shots of both please or are they already in the gallery.
Yep the 242K had this type of preheater cup and also very few 249 lanterns.
Looking and running very well, James.
Thanks for sharing.:clap:
The straight sided Bialaddin/Vapalux glass.
Height is: 113.5 mm
Diameter OD is: 97 mm
Diameter ID is: 95 mm
I hope this helps....
Looks great thanks for sharing.
Well done Darryl.
Your Aladdin lantern looks pretty darn good.
Darryl you are off to a very good start that's for sure.
Beyond all recognition.
That's a damn nice looking lantern you have.
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