Petromax Rapid 828E/350CP

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  1. Alex Smith

    Alex Smith United Kingdom Subscriber

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    Petromax 828E recently imported from Germany. Etched 2/4 on the bottom of the fount (Feb 54). Lamp cleaned up, serviced and now a regular "user".

    Before:

    PX 828E Original State.JPG Px 828E original condition 2.JPG Px 828E Rapid pre_heat and control knob.JPG

    After:

    After 828E_1.JPG

    After 828E_2.JPG

    Non original fitting. spirit dish (#35) added to ease lighting.

    After 828E_3.JPG

    After 828E_4.JPG

    Outer Hood, with grove.

    After 828E_Outer hood detail.JPG

    First light:

    PX 828E first light.JPG
     
  2. bp4willi

    bp4willi Germany Subscriber

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    Beautiful restoration..
     
  3. Alex Smith

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    @bp4willi Thank you. One of my better lanterns, really enjoyed lighting it up tonight. It runs very well.
     
  4. JEFF JOHNSON

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    Well fettled!:thumbup:
     

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