Vacuum "Sunflower" No.2

Discussion in 'Vacuum Oil Company' started by hydro451, Sep 1, 2009.

  1. hydro451

    Dec 17, 2008
    This Vacuum "Sunflower" No.2 was made by Hipolito.
    Though not as well made as my other Hipolitos IMO, this No.2 has a rather thin walled tank and the feet, although attractive, are quite thin brass and are easily bent out of shape. It runs ok, but not as nice as the others. I cleaned out the tank, replaced the jet , pickled the burner( actually it was quite clean to start ) , but still flame is still not quite right,but acceptable.

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    This stove came without legs. The spirit cup is steel as well as the flame ring.

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