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by Allen
Wed Feb 27, 2008 5:38 pm
Forum: Mystery Tool - What is it??????
Topic: Mystery Tool Week 23
Replies: 20
Views: 5015

Re: Mystery Tool Week 23

25 foot tape plus 2 3/4" case

Collage ruled note book with 76 1/2 spirals. :lol: :lol:

Cheers!
by Allen
Wed Feb 27, 2008 2:44 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Wick
Replies: 4
Views: 1790

Re: Wick

Or "The Scotch Tape Store" from old Saturday Nite Live skits.

Cheers!
by Allen
Wed Feb 27, 2008 2:34 pm
Forum: DIY Odds and Ends
Topic: Pop corn
Replies: 5
Views: 1827

Re: Pop corn

Thanks oops56 for the videos!
You always come up with the coolest stuff!
You might have to shake the pan, like the old "Jiffy Pops".
Maybe use pliers or kitchen tongs so You don't get burnt.

Cheers!
Allen
by Allen
Wed Feb 27, 2008 2:08 pm
Forum: Amazing Photos
Topic: Snow Vermont
Replies: 4
Views: 1623

Re: Snow Vermont

Hi oops56,

Beautiful snow and video!

Thanks and Cheers!
Allen
by Allen
Wed Feb 27, 2008 2:00 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: 1/2oz//2cup boil?
Replies: 63
Views: 10450

Re: 1/2oz//2cup boil?

Hi DarenN, Have You ever tried mixing Alcohols? I can usually shave a little boil time by using some 91% Isopropyl (rubbing alcohol) with Methanol. There is a point with ISO mixes where they become sooty ( usually around 50%). Cheers! P.S. You make some nice looking stoves and pot stands! P.S.S. Tha...
by Allen
Wed Feb 27, 2008 12:22 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Kelly Kettle Pot for alcohol
Replies: 67
Views: 12065

Re: Kelly Kettle Pot for alcohol

Hi zelph! Thanks for the kind words. I've tested the kettle on a MBD Blackfly 2 stove with 8 wicks made from 4 ply worsted weight 100% cotton yarn, and the burning wood block demonstrated by oops56 and Yourself (no nails in the block, kettle placed over the top hole). Both stoves have a strong centr...
by Allen
Wed Feb 27, 2008 5:27 am
Forum: Mystery Tool - What is it??????
Topic: Mystery Tool Week 23
Replies: 20
Views: 5015

Re: Mystery Tool Week 23

It's a Yellow Tape measure. :)

I believe it's an adze used for ship building.

Cheers!
by Allen
Wed Feb 27, 2008 12:10 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Kelly Kettle Pot for alcohol
Replies: 67
Views: 12065

Re: Kelly Kettle Pot for alcohol

Hi Guys, I used J.B. Weld to make a Kelly Kettle Clone from a Heineken Can (24 oz) and an aluminum beer bottle. I call it a "Helly Kettle". So far, no leaks. It boils water fast with an alcohol stove. It holds 16 oz. Here's a pic: http://i263.photobucket.com/albums/ii145/Allen1901/HellyKet...

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