Sounds like there is profit in becoming an illegal "Meth" supplier? :twisted:
OK I'm going to weigh-in on this month's contest for a change 8]
Up for consideration is my Optimus Ranger 10, posted in the SRG HERE :mrgreen:...
A long-overdue gallery addition.
Bought from a generous overseas forum member a few years ago :content:
On its journey it had a tiny bit of...
Very interesting Ian!
Tilley went back to a similar arrangement with its BR49 Lamps, nice to see the original idea though.
0.60 to 0.63mm is about the nominal size for sure.
I'll have a probe with my number/letter drills tonight to check. My 529 was a #72 (0.635mm)...
That's superb :thumbup:
An excellent thread and a great commitment to the cause! :D:thumbup:
Thanks for taking us along with you,
That does look eminently convertible to a lindal valve fitting.
Do you have a friend with a lathe who could turn you up the necessary...
Now thats what i'm talking about!!! :mrgreen:
I bought this un-numbered Optimus furnace stove off ebay in August, for the princely sum of £27 (I couldn't not bid on that!) :D
I have to turn mine off, depressurise and re-light, seems to be the only way.
It's a losing battle as its the brass-tanked Bialaddin one so it...
Very nicely done! :thumbup:
I would say that's either a pressure regulator or the over-temperature cut-out.
It is non-resettable and renders the burner useless without...
Thats a fine old beast, a hard life but still a willing horse. :thumbup:
And be wary how much heat you put into the vapouriser, too much and the solder holding it into the bottom-nut will let go :doh:
Can make things...
Brilliant idea, excellent series of photos :thumbup:
Keep up the good work :D
@boknasild , good stuff on the cooking-ring experiment, will be interested to see the outcome Bjorn :thumbup:
In other news I ordered 6-of 4oz...
2-burner, 3-burner, 4-burner, 6-burner, etc Kerosene stoves? Ditto Naptha stoves.
Stoves up to 50 years old, 50 to 100 years old, 100 years plus...
I have seen those X ones advertised, as well as a "ring" type one.
Considering the same myself..... :-k
When I purchased the MSR Reactor I also purchased the hanger accessory. More just to have it than anything else. I will definitely try it out in a...
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