Did fire the lamp up tonight and it behaved very well.
This is my second lamp with no Preston loop. I need to get myself...
I was not happy with the light output with this lamp. I had to pump 40-50 times. Not normal. I got some new pump leathers for Scandinavian lamps...
Could not wait till Saturday. So I filled her up with kerosene and did one preheat and there was light.
Finished assembling the lantern tonight. Took some time as my parts box was not so comprehensive as I first thought. Received the necesary bits...
Thanks for the info Nils
When I study the pictures from this post https://classicpressurelamps.com/threads/høvik-verk-standard-nr-101.12123/
I se that this lantern is...
I did some dismantling of the lantern tonight and cleaned it in citric acid and hot water.
It came out quite well.
Received this Høvik 102 today. According to info posted by @Nils Stephenson this is the first variation of Høvik 102. The lamp is in good...
Thank you guys
It's a lovely lamp. It came with the instructions sheet also dated 1950.
Will post it when I get the time to scan the papers.
Ladies and gentlemen
This lamp arrived this week and it is just beautiful. I have had this one on my wanted list for a while.
And I could do a...
What about those noozles made of brass. Has anybody tested those ?
They should last a long time. See them for sale from Taiwan in 350/500 and 250...
I received a Radius 103 lamp 4 years ago that had a leak at the bottom of the tank.
Radius 103 with leaking tank
Then some weeks ago I was...
Haven't posted anything here for quite a while. But still visit CPL everyday and always find something interesting to read. Especially...
That's sad. I have all the Colosseum albums. Will put Valentyne Suite on the Cd player tonight.
There is mentioned a Patent number on their website ( check BriteLyt XL lanterns have been Army tested ) : Patent number 9,316,367.
Congratulations Ross this looks good.
This looks great
Happy Easter holidays
Merry Christmas to Jean J and all other CPL members.
The lamb ribs are on the stove simmering and my spies tell me there might be something made...
The drawings found at Fogas and clearly shows two washers in use.
Asking for advice again. One of my Opt 930 was slowly loosing pressure and leaking kerosene. Problem was burner connection to the...
Difficult to say Nils.
I bought it from a shop here in Norway that sells military surplus. I reckon it came from some military stock
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