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Blow out price
Was $19
Now $8
DarthShrek
I think we should call it SpecOps
Scooby you are 001
DarthShrek 002
Chucker 003
Jordan The AshFlash Ambassador
ICCC #1281
The Coleman Blue's #049
Coleman 275 No Appreciation Syndicate # 001
MilSpecOps 002

AKA Jor-Jon-Sun, Jordo Fett and Darth Shrek
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MattD1089
I'll be #4
"Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you're a thousand miles from the corn field."
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

MilSpecOps Syndicate 004
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Murff
Crap!

Everyone's sign line is going to be longer than their posts!

Murff

Name: Murff   ICCC Member #726 
Coleman Blue's 243's #002   Ebay Handle: Happy-campers2 
ICCC Newsletter Editor & Coleman Addiction Enabler
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Rogue35
I'd like 007 please and thank you.  :-)
-Cain-

I lift my lamp beside the golden door.

Always on the lookout for anything 5/28. 
ICCC Member # 1288
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Stymie
Well, since I have a milspec from the WWII, Korea and Vietnam eras I guess I should join the SpecOps! How bout #005 for me?
John

Sears Collectors #3 Canadian Blues #004 MilSpecOps #005 Gold Bond #5
Coleman Blues #65 Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate #0037 ICCC #1307
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DarthShrek
Scooby 001
DarthShrek 002
Chucker 003
MattD1089 004
Stymie 005
Darren 006
Cain 007
kdxman 008
curlyjoe_99 009
Doug_Fleuette 010
EagleScout72 011
jacobsdad 012
BigRico 013
alecb407 014




Yes SpecOps I like it it is official!

I want in the sears club? Gotta thread?
Jordan The AshFlash Ambassador
ICCC #1281
The Coleman Blue's #049
Coleman 275 No Appreciation Syndicate # 001
MilSpecOps 002

AKA Jor-Jon-Sun, Jordo Fett and Darth Shrek
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curlyjoe_99
I want #9999
Robert (AKA Curly)-- Heart-of-Texas! "Keep 'Em Working"  
MILSPEC_OPS & 275 Appreciation Syndicate Member #9999

In Search of (ISO): evidence of a 220/228 series lantern dated 2/63    

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kdxman
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Denis
ICCC #1061
Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate Member #0026
Canadian Blues Syndicate Member #0014
aka Dex_The_Magnificent on Ebay
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Darren
Why not. I have 5 or 6 Mil-Specs.
Globe Collecting Site!
Darren
This member has passed away.
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EagleScout72
Count me in, I have a SMP 1980.
Scott
ICCC # 1377
Looking for lanterns with dates 5/55, 7/56, 3/80
Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate Member #0102
MilSpecOps Member # 011
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Squeezics
69 for me! ? Aww come on don't make me beg! LoL!
Joshua Culp
A.K.A.  "The Lantern Guy"
Specializing in Custom Lantern Designs and Repairs!
eBay ID: cacoleman26-11. MilSpecOps #69. Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate. Member #0111
Success is going from failure to failure while maintaining the same enthusiasm! A. Lincoln
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Doug_Fleuette
Can I be 010??
Doug
The Sunshine of the Midnight Sky...   

ICCC  #1343- - -275 Appreciation Syndicate # 0109
Milspec Syndicate# 010 - - -ICCS Member #0000007
Ebay ID: Fleuettefam ---
Looking for: 12 68 lantern/stove. (Bday)
My wife hates when I use the kitchen table as a work bench..
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BigRico
Sure, I got one.  Can I be #13
Let it burn, that's what it's for!!! BIG RICO said so...
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Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate. Member # 105   
MILSPECOPS 013  SEARS COLLECTOR CLUB #24  GOLD BOND #13
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Deanofid
Murff wrote:
Crap! Everyone's sign line is going to be longer than their posts! Murff

Some already are!
Dean -Midnight Kerosene Ritualist--http://www.deansmachine.com     
ICCC #1220.   275 commiseration #0018.
"In Him was life, and His life was the Light of men."  John 1:4
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jacobsdad
OK. Count me in. Give me a number.
Brian

 P.S. My favorite Coleman are still my 3-burners

" I checked into the Hokey Pokey Clinic and I turned myself around"
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Scooby
Lol! I'd think 252 would be the prime number, but I like being first at something. Lol
Christopher MilSpecOps Syndicate 001 Always looking for 252 parts or whole lanterns.
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Scooby
Maybe MilSpecOps to avoid any confusion with any true operator types that may take offense.
Christopher MilSpecOps Syndicate 001 Always looking for 252 parts or whole lanterns.
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alexb407
I have 2 a 252A coleman and a mil-spec SMP I would take a number!
MilSpecOps #014

Always on the hunt for a  10-85
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WickedWolf
I have a coleman ww2 milspec, and a seeley korean era mil spec, i'll take #0040
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ChuckDynasty
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Chucker
Scooby wrote:
Maybe MilSpecOps to avoid any confusion with any true operator types that may take offense.


Yeah, I was kinda thinking the same thing. Jordan, can we update this?
Chuck
"Be angry and do not sin. Meditate within your heart on your bed, and be still...put your trust in the LORD." Ps. 4/4-5
Eye-SEE-C-C Member #1333 -- MilSpecOps #003
"Michigan - from the Ojibwa word “meicigama,” meaning “great water.”
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friarmike
Well I got ANOTHER mil-spec a lady brought me 3 lanterns 2 in cases and some silk-lites all for 25.00 she said on the phone they are all the same 288s well she came by the shop with the lot and one of them is a mil-spec I was kind-a glad I have planty of 288s and this mil-spec is a real clean 1959 coleman the only rust is in the pump tube and not much Iam soaking now after that it should fire right up. it gos nice with my 1969 coleman mil-spec.  
air cooled vw master mechanic 275 Appreciation and Mil-SpecOps  Syndicate Member #0087
Friarmike 
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Frank6160
I'll take 60
Frank
GREAT KEEPER OF LIGHT 
ICCC #793
275 Appreciation Syndicate #60
The Coleman Blues 243's #44
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DarthShrek
Yes MilSpecOps
Jordan The AshFlash Ambassador
ICCC #1281
The Coleman Blue's #049
Coleman 275 No Appreciation Syndicate # 001
MilSpecOps 002

AKA Jor-Jon-Sun, Jordo Fett and Darth Shrek
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stevesix
i have a 1943 milspec in the parts well it has 4 original silklites in the wax paper and stick matches I think they are original too plus I have an early agm milspec I think not certain but it does have a steel tank.
theres plenty of light when the gas is white. steve steven stephen
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Chucker
friarmike wrote:
Well I got ANOTHER mil-spec a lady brought me 3 lanterns 2 in cases and some silk-lites all for 25.00 she said on the phone they are all the same 288s well she came by the shop with the lot and one of them is a mil-spec I was kind-a glad I have planty of 288s and this mil-spec is a real clean 1959 coleman the only rust is in the pump tube and not much Iam soaking now after that it should fire right up. it gos nice with my 1969 coleman mil-spec.  


Looks like Alaska if finally paying off Mike. Good for you man.
Chuck
"Be angry and do not sin. Meditate within your heart on your bed, and be still...put your trust in the LORD." Ps. 4/4-5
Eye-SEE-C-C Member #1333 -- MilSpecOps #003
"Michigan - from the Ojibwa word “meicigama,” meaning “great water.”
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Squeezics
Awesome!!! My 1944 WWII 520!!!
Joshua Culp
A.K.A.  "The Lantern Guy"
Specializing in Custom Lantern Designs and Repairs!
eBay ID: cacoleman26-11. MilSpecOps #69. Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate. Member #0111
Success is going from failure to failure while maintaining the same enthusiasm! A. Lincoln
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Scooby
That is too nice a stove. Saw one on eBay that had a German gas mask carrier as the cans for it. I could see a GI doing that. They wanted way too much for me though.

Mike, I wish I had women bringing me Colemans. Lol
Christopher MilSpecOps Syndicate 001 Always looking for 252 parts or whole lanterns.
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Larry46
I'll take #018

cole_252_milspec.jpg 

My 1965...
Larry McNaughton

ICCC #1260
Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate Member #0088 
MilSpecOps Member #018



[RedLantern] 11/70
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BudrowBob
I would like to be in as well.

I will take #015 - it does not appear to be taken
-Tom - in the Texas Hill Country
Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate - Member 
#0106
MilSpecOps - Member # 015

"A man never stands so tall as when bending to help a small lantern." 
  
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johnboec3
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Is there room for one more? If number 25 is available I would love it.
John ....Now look what you started!!!
MilSpecOps Syndicate  #025
275 Appreciation Syndicate #0114
Gold Bond #25
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JimDouglasJr
I'll take #31.
Mine just arrived. It's an AGM, with *SURPRISE*, two cracks. So not running yet.
Should have grabbed the $2 fount on ebay this week just to get the thing running.
Kyle. Kaptain Kamplite - America's Finest Lantern Fettler.
Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate and 243 Blues Member #0031 &  J.C. Higgins aficionado.
“If you light a lamp for someone else, it will also brighten your path.” Buddhist quote.  Brand-X Super Hoarder.
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Jester76
I'm in!!! I only collect mil-spec lanterns and stoves!  
Marko
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Honoring all who served
It just has to be green....military green or Kawasaki green!!!!!
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MilSpecOps #520


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pogobratt
I'll get in on this....   A '52  Korean War milspec,  last of the 220 style globes.   I'll take number 52,  firm believer of the KISS method.  Thanks
Steve

The Coleman Blues #048
MilSpecOps #052

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bluepen61
I am interested and have a MilSpec or two. What would be my number?
John L. Kemmis ICCC #703
Bernz Appreciation Club #007
I collect the Coleman 290 series
and the usual unusual ones.
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Wasteman
i want in please, and can I have #777 IMG_0678.jpg 
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friarmike
Well heres that 59 I was talking about just had to soak the pump tube in evapo-rust clean and put a new leather on the cap seal is still good fuel also good but needed a mantle and a match and here it is. from the rust in the tube it hadn't ran in many many years. now I need to find the tools and funnel.
[001_zps84ac2eba] Its cool having a 59 and a 69 coleman mil-spec. 
air cooled vw master mechanic 275 Appreciation and Mil-SpecOps  Syndicate Member #0087
Friarmike 
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Kevin108
108 if I can have it.
Kevin
Portsmouth, VA
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Bossie
And now for something completely different: I've never been member of a SNYDICATE before.
Can i be # 252?
Regards, Ed
Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that.
ICCC Member #1302,  275 Appreciation Syndicate member #0027.5 (permission by Gigolo Joe) MilSpecOps #252
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Wasteman
Hoddy_R wrote:
Reporting for duty!!!










so I would like to know more about the large extra shade on the milspec. after market, home made or issued?
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greendohn
I'm in if'n ya' will let me!!!

Just give a number,,any number, i'll take it.
milspec #0656
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soylentgreen0018
I have yet to get my one and only mil-spec lantern lit, but I'd like in too... is number 0018 still available?
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curlyjoe_99
ok guys.... read through the ENTIRE thread. if a number is requested it's not available.
then you ask for a number that is not already listed.

got tit?
Robert (AKA Curly)-- Heart-of-Texas! "Keep 'Em Working"  
MILSPEC_OPS & 275 Appreciation Syndicate Member #9999

In Search of (ISO): evidence of a 220/228 series lantern dated 2/63    

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BudrowBob
curlyjoe_99 wrote:
ok guys.... read through the ENTIRE thread. if a number is requested it's not available.
then you ask for a number that is not already listed.

got tit?

A Do It Yourself Operation,

I went through the thread, and these seem to be the numbers taken so far

Scooby 001
DarthShrek 002
Chucker 003
MattD1089 004
Stymie 005
Darren 006
Cain 007
kdxman 008
Doug_Fleuette 010
EagleScout72 011
jacobsdad 012
BigRico 013
alecb407 014
BudrowBob 015
REJ2 016
Larry46 018
johnboec3 025
JimDouglasJr 031
WickedWolf 040
pogobratt 052
Bill 058
OldSoul59 059
Frank6160 060
wpnaes 063
Squeezics 069
mikewells 071
kevin108 108
bossie 252
Jester76 520
Hoddy_R 666
alexb407 762
wasteman 777
deancr11 1313
idaho 1944
curlyjoe_99 9999 <--- you were previously listed as #009
-Tom - in the Texas Hill Country
Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate - Member 
#0106
MilSpecOps - Member # 015

"A man never stands so tall as when bending to help a small lantern." 
  
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BudrowBob
soylentgreen0018 wrote:
I have yet to get my one and only mil-spec lantern lit, but I'd like in too... is number 0018 still available?

18 was previously claimed by Larry46
-Tom - in the Texas Hill Country
Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate - Member 
#0106
MilSpecOps - Member # 015

"A man never stands so tall as when bending to help a small lantern." 
  
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Squeezics
Thanks for the up date for those of us playing at home! Lol!
Joshua Culp
A.K.A.  "The Lantern Guy"
Specializing in Custom Lantern Designs and Repairs!
eBay ID: cacoleman26-11. MilSpecOps #69. Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate. Member #0111
Success is going from failure to failure while maintaining the same enthusiasm! A. Lincoln
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Wasteman
Hoddy_R wrote:
Wasteman wrote:
so I would like to know more about the large extra shade on the milspec. after market, home made or issued?


They were a government contract shade made by Industrial Precision Products Co. specifically for the milspec lanterns. Here's another one I have in the original packing...







Thanks, I'm on the hunt!
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alexb407

nvm 014 is me!

MilSpecOps #014

Always on the hunt for a  10-85
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REJ2
Number 16 looks to be unclaimed, i'll take it. Ive got five, should be enough to get me in.
Bob    
Never, ever, leave behind a $5 lamp
MilSpecOps Syndicate #016
Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate #0131
Coleman Blues 243 #86
BernzOmatic Appreciation Club #047
ICCC #1574
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mtnrider29
I'd like to join in, I have 2 milspecs that i just found this spring.  Since this is post 52 that can be my number.

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Nick " Sixty percent of the time it works everytime."
ICCC Memeber 1443
MilSpecOps: 052
28 lanterns and 7oops 9 stoves…. maybe i need to work on my ratio

 

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