@TOM JAMES CALDWELL
Hi and welcome to the forum.
@Jean J a little bit early in my opinion but will certainly fit and do the job well. Generally...
Well, that was a baptism of fire! Soaked with penetrating oil (not WD) tightened up the gland and applied leverage......
Thanks for the information, I’ll give it a try soon. I’ll also clean the parts up a bit first as I don’t see the nut yet as shown on...
Sure is! Have a look at “Events and Meets” to see previous years.
Makes perfect sense to me! I too like wood and alcohol stoves too but when camping on private land or at Newark I like the...
Thanks Ross, it just scares the bejesus out of me in case I irretrievably damage some part.
Nice lantern. Correct sized glass should be available from Base-Camp where you should be able to purchase a new pump leather (also...
My first experience of camping was in 1978 (if my memory serves me correctly) as a cadet with St John Ambulance and torches were the...
Well and truly chuffed especially as it was saved from the skip and given to me!
My first Primus lantern so there is a lot I...
Wonderful, isn’t it!
Thanks for the information. I’ll give it a soak penetrating solution and see if the preheater...
You are going to be busy.
Thanks for the kind words. I have had little spare time recently but have started photographing the features and strip down until I...
Nothing flat about a decent real ale with secondary fermentation! As for warm, potentially only a few months of the year although...
A lovely birthday present and a great way to keep the interest in the family.
Hi @Alex Smith
A great fettle and subject to new needle and nipple a great success!
Beer in the refrigerator? Surely not! Beer = room/cellar...
Looks like the conundrum has been solved. Just go the record here is a photograph of one of mine, albeit a little late:
I was expecting to see a flat pad inside the cock as @David Shouksmith mentioned. I’ll have a look at mine when I get home from work....
If I only had a brain...
The lantern is a 1050 dated 1931 (V).
Photographs to follow soon.
Well it has arrived safely and upon closer inspection it is model 1051 and dated 1931 (V). I’ll give it a clean and post some...
The anticipation is killing me! I’ll post more soon especially if the goddess of lamps brings it to me tomorrow.
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