Discussion in 'Lamp Action Gallery' started by Fireexit1, Feb 24, 2021.
Still missing a needle and using a cheap mantle for testing but a very pleasant little lamp:
So a 200cp lantern of an Optimus 200 size. Chinese?
Union Metal Works Hong Kong. Imported years back by a pair of board members here. AKA Solar. It seems well made mostly with some aspects letting it down (mainly the cap and glass)
Nice fire up!
Those are well made lanterns, but the vents in the hood are a bit large for windy places.
видGood afternoon or night !. I have such a retromax 2827/200 lamp. I am trying to unscrew the pressure pump, it is unscrewing, but it cannot be pulled out. Even unscrewing the nut of the lamp carburetor regulator and I can not pull it out either.
Хорошее время! Напольная лампаGood time! The lamp has on a larger surface the original paint of the combustion chamber cover without soot, all mechanisms are clean, not subject to corrosion.Бак лампы имеет незначительные повреждения краски.Отсутствует возможность определения возраста лампы,отсутствуют цифра и буквенные обозначения. Бачок металлический Может,времена ww2?
Hi Evgeny this should help : Restoration of a PETROMAX 829 Lantern
as you can see it does unscrew. You might have to shake it a little after it is unscrewed
Long tweezers are also helpful.
Добрый день! Good day! Thanks a lot for the link! I will try to follow it! I would like to ask for more, if possible, send a link to a complete disassembly of the lamp, with all its points! Best regards, Evgeny
ДобрыйGood day! Thanks for the tip. I'll try to find some long tweezers. Best regards, Eugene.
Hi Eugene - that website address has the dissasembly and assembly details. It is not the same lamp as yours, but very similar
Привет!! Спасибо, что ответили на мой вопрос !!Hello!! Thank you for answering my question !! I do not know much about the site, I have little experience and any hints will be accepted with satisfaction!
Меня зовут Евгений, все для меня My name is Eugene, I'm only 66, but I try ..
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