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by Vibe
Wed Feb 05, 2014 12:13 am
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??
Replies: 50
Views: 73035

Re: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??

zelph wrote:T The vent hole technology is new to me.

Did you forget about when Tinney was blaming bad performance on bad alcohol?
by Vibe
Tue Feb 04, 2014 12:54 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??
Replies: 50
Views: 73035

Re: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??

KLC wrote:I had a die made based on the bottle itself.

LOL. Not sure that that one would absolutely require the internal vents. But it's nice to see that the "improvement" lives on.
by Vibe
Fri Jan 24, 2014 5:12 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??
Replies: 50
Views: 73035

Re: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??

I remember talking about this in another thread, at about the same time that this one was started. I had pretty good results (as I remember) casting a die out of hard lead (Wheel weights mostly). Keeping the die can in place was the hardest part of the process, as it wanted to float out when the lea...
by Vibe
Wed Oct 23, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: Amazing Thrift Store Treasures
Topic: awesome $5 sleeping bag!
Replies: 5
Views: 6228

Re: awesome $5 sleeping bag!

My wife ended up with a bag that looked very similar, for $1. Too bad it was a child sized bag.
by Vibe
Mon Nov 07, 2011 1:33 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Stainless stove problem
Replies: 26
Views: 11065

Re: Stainless stove problem

Needs wick.
by Vibe
Sat Oct 22, 2011 9:47 am
Forum: Mystery Tool - What is it??????
Topic: Free gift if you identify this one
Replies: 38
Views: 21832

Re: Free gift if you identify this one

I want to know how Sudden "cheated". That could prove to be more useful.
by Vibe
Sun May 01, 2011 7:44 am
Forum: Amazing Thrift Store Treasures
Topic: One man's junk is another man's treasure
Replies: 26
Views: 8907

Re: One man's junk is another man's treasure

It's too cold out here yet for garage sales... :cry: ..Good finds!I didn't know you needed another tent ! :lol: (sounds like me.. :roll: ) The sad thing is I "think" I may already own one like this tent. I know I have a L.L. Bean two man tent. I will have to get it out and set them up sid...
by Vibe
Thu Apr 28, 2011 1:32 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Wicking around on the porch
Replies: 16
Views: 5494

Re: Wicking around on the porch

I can see the difference, now. It's funny, I remember "put a tiger in your tank". I don't remember Esso. Esso/Exxon The Esso Tiger was retired in the late 1960s but resurrected in 1972 when Esso changed its name to Exxon. Their ad slogan stated, We're changing our name, but not our stripe...
by Vibe
Thu Apr 28, 2011 1:37 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Wicking around on the porch
Replies: 16
Views: 5494

Re: Wicking around on the porch

Texaco put "the tiger in your tank". Right? Then, he got a job with Kellogg Frosted Flakes. Right? I think Texaco was "You can trust your car, to the man who wears the star, The bright red Texaco star." Put a tiger in your tank was Esso http://www.adslogans.co.uk/images/esso.jpg...
by Vibe
Thu Apr 28, 2011 12:34 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Wicking around on the porch
Replies: 16
Views: 5494

Re: Wicking around on the porch

zelph wrote:That's the one I remember................which one put a tiger in your tank?

That was Esso/Exon till Mobil took over and fired him...I think he works for Kelloggs Frosted Flakes now. LOL. :DP:

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