1984 Tilley X246B first successful firing

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  1. Fireexit1

    Fireexit1 United Kingdom Subscriber

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    After one not so good performance and some more fiddling (putting old pump valve spring back in) I am now happy with it.
    C

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    Well that's just great ! :thumbup:
     
  3. James K

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    Good Work, it's running well.
     
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    :thumbup: that's great, hopefully have mine going soon.
     
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    Good - If buying a tilley SP1 kit just remember to not throw away the old springs as the new ones seem a little too strong and stop the pump working admitting air.
     
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    It's working well!:thumbup:
     
  7. X246A

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    A good dependable lantern. Well done!

    Regards Jeremy
     
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    Nice, you must be pleased.
     
  9. Fireexit1

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    I am. The beginning of a small collection I think.
    lost cause !
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    Looks great
     
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    Certainly is, especially as yo have an FL6!

    Regards Jeremy
     

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