200A and 202 reproduction
frames back
in stock.

wpavlis
I have worked on several lanterns and thought it would be fun to try a stove.  I found this beauty on Craigslist for $40.  It came with 2 propane lanterns, a 275a, and a custom chuck box that holds the stove.  Overall this thing was in great shape, just years of grease.  I accidentally spilled carb cleaner on the tank so i repainted that.  I also could not get the grease off the burner tubes so i used a scotch bright pad on my pneumatic die grinder to clean them up and repainted with rustoleum 2000 deg paint.  So how did i do on my first stove? Click image for larger version - Name: 20200908_205201.jpg, Views: 46, Size: 183.33 KB Click image for larger version - Name: 20200908_205325.jpg, Views: 46, Size: 158.22 KB Click image for larger version - Name: 20200908_205250.jpg, Views: 48, Size: 183.43 KB
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Duck
Ya done good. 426c nice stove for your first.

Joe
Mil-SpecOps #0219
Stovie and Damn proud of it


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1hpycmpr
Wow, nice work!  Looks to be running very well.  Stoves can be a lot of work so after a few more, let us know if you a still doing it just for fun!  😁
Mark
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Gasman64
Very nice first stove, Bill, that looks great! Nice big three burner, too. 
[Smilie2]
Steve
ICCC #1012




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Pancholoco1911
You did pretty awesome, nice clean up 👌 and money shot! I am digging your chevy on the background 
~Pancho~
👀 for BD lantern  7/85, 10/04, 5/11, 2/19
BernzOmatic Appreciation Club #101
“Solo sé que no sé nada”
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austin65uri
It's clean, green, burning mean!  Nice job.
Bill.
ICCC#1601
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Kgam1020
Wow nice job! I like the earlier model stoves. I have a 69 426D that I restored and as you know the work that goes into it is labor intensive. Your stove looks awesome and burning nice.  
Ken.
Looking for Bday lanterns, 10/83, 11/84 and 10/2011.
Milspec Syndicate member #1020 
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BSAGuy
You did great.  Very nice clean-up.  That stove is ready for decades more of faithful service.
- Courtenay
Be Prepared
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12057dave
Yep. That girl turned out very nice. She looks like she’s burning real good too. Nice job!!

Dave                                                       BernzOmatic Appreciation Club #1957

Coleman 275 Appreciation Syndicate #0678

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Smudge
Nice restoration job. That stove looks great.
"If all the beasts were gone, men would die from a great loneliness of spirit, for whatever happens to the beasts,
also happens to the man. Whatever befalls the Earth, befalls the sons of the Earth.” - Chief Seattle

ICCC # 1726  -  Bernz0matiC Appreciation Club #057
Perfection Heater Collectors #6
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TwoCanoes
You couldn't have picked a better model for your first.  Well done.
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JimL
That looks GREAT!  Pat yourself on the back for that one.

-Jim

Flammable liquids, open flame, what could go wrong?


I've missed you!  But I'm reloading.
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fuel brained
Welcome to  the fold. Great first stove. Now so the same thing to a matching year lantern and give the grandkids something some camping memories. Also nice looking 1968 Chevy. Had a "69" C-10.
Pastor Jeff
God said "Let there be light" so He let His Son shine.
SoCal and Lovin' It. Desert Rat Division
US Navy Submarine Cold War Veteran
MilSpec Ops #1960 "Feel the Roar"
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wpavlis
Thanks for the kind words everyone.   It was definitely harder work than any of the lanterns i have worked on, but i certainly enjoyed it.  Hard to beat that feeling you get the first time you fire it up.  
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outlawmws
Nice job!  looks Great!
[Logo%20Outlaw-half] 
Coleman Blue's 243's #341 - 275 Appreciation Syndicate member 0242
FAS #001 Confusing Future Generations of Collectors, One Lantern at a Time!

“A Human Being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, give orders, take orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook  a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly.  Specialization is for insects.”            - Lazarus Long


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