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by oops56
Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:32 pm
Forum: Vintage Backpacking Stoves
Topic: Quick Fuel question: Svea 123
Replies: 19
Views: 21030

Re: Quick Fuel question: Svea 123

zelph wrote:If you take the key out you'll lose it. We all know what happens if you lose the key ;) :mrgreen:
not if the chain is there like it should be :roll:
by oops56
Sun Nov 25, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: Vintage Backpacking Stoves
Topic: Quick Fuel question: Svea 123
Replies: 19
Views: 21030

Re: Quick Fuel question: Svea 123

Anyways, I had nothing better to do today in my office. So I tested the Svea to see what it could do. http://oi48.tinypic.com/2wlwqdj.jpg http://oi46.tinypic.com/9joqbb.jpg The test was 2 cups of water starting at 48 degrees to 212 degrees. http://oi48.tinypic.com/v2y3ys.jpg I took this pic right a...
by oops56
Sat Nov 17, 2012 5:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Motor Sich PT3
Replies: 13
Views: 10790

Re: Motor Sich PT3

realityguy wrote:Like most of those stoves..I'd fill only about 3/4 or less..and try it.
its got a pump so makes no difference low or hi fuel in tank
by oops56
Thu Nov 15, 2012 4:52 am
Forum: Mystery Tool - What is it??????
Topic: give it a try
Replies: 12
Views: 19849

Re: give it a try

Oh My!!!! :oops: :oops: I came across this today while surfing: http://www.ebay.com/itm/ANTIQUE-PARIS-CURLING-ALCOHOL-HEATER-/290591195083?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item43a895bfcb I'm sorry oops :oops: You were right. I'm wrong. I was led to beleive it was a civil war pocket stove. :roll: :lol: :l...
by oops56
Thu Nov 15, 2012 4:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: Motor Sich PT3
Replies: 13
Views: 10790

Re: Motor Sich PT3

If my Optimus 8R is like the Volvo 145 stationwagen of stoves, and my Coleman 533 the Ford F100 of stoves..... Then this Motor Sich PT-3 is like a Panzer Mk5 tank. http://oi46.tinypic.com/e88ozb.jpg http://oi48.tinypic.com/2qw3asx.jpg When I get to work I'm a gonna try and fire it up.. Since the in...
by oops56
Sun Nov 11, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: Mystery Tool - What is it??????
Topic: give it a try
Replies: 12
Views: 19849

Re: give it a try

its to heat up curling iron it can be to heat up a whiskey bottle also
by oops56
Sat Nov 10, 2012 8:41 pm
Forum: Mystery Tool - What is it??????
Topic: handy hand tool
Replies: 5
Views: 9905

Re: handy hand tool

zelph wrote:
realityguy wrote:Sharpener of various things..the question is..does it really work?
1/2 right. What's the little wheel for on the handle end?
glass cutter
by oops56
Sat Nov 10, 2012 1:01 pm
Forum: Vintage Backpacking Stoves
Topic: Quick Fuel question: Svea 123
Replies: 19
Views: 21030

Re: Quick Fuel question: Svea 123

if yo took out the cleaning needle could be set wrong be sure and use nothing but cotton for the wick a mop head burn a piece make sure it has no plastic in it
by oops56
Thu Nov 08, 2012 11:50 am
Forum: Mystery Tool - What is it??????
Topic: Something old and rusty
Replies: 3
Views: 9053

Re: Something old and rusty

a test tube shaker or it has alcohol burner to heat glass containers then turn to next with handle
by oops56
Wed Nov 07, 2012 10:59 pm
Forum: Mystery Tool - What is it??????
Topic: This one should be easier
Replies: 8
Views: 11472

Re: This one should be easier

zelph wrote:
oops56 wrote:the other half is to push out the primer cap i think
That is correct :D

and it also seats the new primer and resizes the casings back to original diameters.
i knew what the front half did was not sure about the back