Maybe a new jet @74Harley ?
I told myself “no-more Aladdin 1A’s” - but when I saw this one, whilst not in great shape cosmetically, I actually knew what to look for after 5...
Cheers @Darryl Durdin , sounds like fun and worth a try
The vent looks awesome!!!
Well, 6th time lucky!
I finally have an Aladdin 1A that works. The previous 5 have been beyond my skills for repair.
I’m not a huge fan of these...
Thanks @Tony Press - that’s what I feared. Painted fount is in very nice condition so won’t be unsoldering it. And to be honest I wouldn’t know how!
Hi all, I have a damaged check valve on an Aladdin 1A that otherwise is in great condition.
I have the correct tool but it’s been damaged in the...
@Riverman I buy all my spares from https://www.oldcolemanparts.com/
I recently acquired a couple of old 242D’s, but clearly one of them wasn’t right (original thread here: 242D’s 8/66 and 9/66)
After pulling them...
Great info, thanks all.
And nice to know Phoenix came out of Bilston @BigStevie , not far from my hometown of Stafford.
Picked up a new old stock / new in box Aladdin glass chimney from a local junk shop.
Took this opportunity to also take some pics of the other...
I bought this one off the evil bay @Tony Press . It was actually listed twice, I passed on it the first time as it got too expensive but it was...
Well, this little beauty has not been cleaned by me in any way - this is the condition I purchased it in.
However, I’ve spent all afternoon...
Found an old drill bit sales case down at the tip, and turned it in to a nice little parts cabinet.
Decals courtesy of Mike at OCP.
This was never on my desirables list, but for $10, I couldn’t say no! It even came boxed with a few extra mantles and the red filter funnel.
Acetone did the trick so will leave it alone and get to work on the rest of the lantern
What’s people’s experience with the old style Coleman check valve, with no air stem?
I want to keep my 1935 242A original, but I also want to...
I’m told it’s a 242A... vent is green porcelain enamel underneath
Very nice to have A, B, C, D on the wall!
You know that feeling you get when you see a cheap old lantern that forces you snap it up as quickly as possible, before you even look at...
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