As long as you have to press down the tool on the NRV, all this power is working against your intention to make the NRV rising. No wonder it is...
I think its a officers stove as used in WWI to make hot water for beverage and shaving. I would expect, the wooden handle can be taken...
As far as I can see, all loose parts of the stove are aboard. It should work as it is. A funny stove. I own one myself.
The yellow triangle with "1" was a quality class sign in the GDR meaning: "Standard class, suitable for the world market".
The triangle with "S"...
Your grandfather is looking down from his cloud at you and is murmuring proudly: "Good boy, he's got it!" :-))
The torque of the tool can not break the pump bottom. The NRV part in the the key would break off before.
The problem is the force you...
Making a special key for NRV removal
You are on a good way with your NRV-key.
If you make a square ¼" drive on the key and place the socket the other way round, you would...
Congratulations for your grandfather's heritage! This will be a very suitable stove for an archaeologist's field tea break.
PS. "Essence C" in France or Velind washbenzin (?) in NL are good and much cheaper alternatives to Coleman fuel.
The construction of this stove is typical for a petrol (gasoline) stove. The vaporising zone is much smaller if you compare it with a classic...
Popcorn on ice? Sounds funny, I would expect hot wine punch, but your son had certainly more pleasure with that!
The capacity of a Optimus No. 5 is 1,2 litres, the maximum filling is 0.8l or 800ml.
This air space is necessary for two reasons:
@ Don Octavio
As a Dutchmen you maybe understand French. This is a discussion in a French forum about such a lamp. One of...
My posting was not intended to disappear in the corner for dogfood and hairstyling!
I hoped to maybe hear something more about the history of...
These lamps appear from time to time in France. In French lamp-forums they are known and discussed without a conclusion.
I see them...
Hello @Krisse and @tretrop
Usually the mixing tube ends flush with the top of the inner cap. However, most burners performs well, even with...
What happens, if you fill the spare canister of your car up to the top and place it in the sun?
Something similar happens in...
When filled to the top
your little stove will plop.
The manufacturer had good reasons, why he made a uncommon pentagon keyhole. He wants to make it impossible to "service" the safety valve by...
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