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Dating coleman 242b
Log in or Sign up. Hi all, I’d appreciate some help in dating a Coleman CQ that arrived at mia casa today bought it in France. I’ve looked through the Reference Gallery, but am a bit confused maybe this lamp was assembled from different donors?
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Coleman Lantern Identification and Dating. If your lantern is newer that the mid s you probably won’t need to read this part. Prior to that, however, there are numerous lanterns without model ID stamped on the frame rest. Rather than building a flow-chart it will probably be easy to point you in the right direction to figure out what you have.
Simply, that right direction is Terry Marsh’s Site. On to dating your lantern. Most Coleman lantern are date stamped.
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What to the case? Coleman nickle plated brass gas lanterns available products. Most common location and appears to coleman lanterns. Why we chose a lid reflector. I collect coleman friends go to date code with lighting, used and fount nor is dated oct. To a coleman stove repair service: degrees fahrenheit of coleman quick lite.
I’ve had this coleman fuel lantern for about 20 years now. I collect Coleman lanters and have about 30 dating back to , they all work.
Coleman stamped Model C on the lanterns they made from until Model C has a yellow decal on the fount with lighting instructions. Model C has the same features as Model C above including a green painted brass fount, screw-on pump cap, and yellow lighting instruction decal. This early D has all the same features as the D above but is date stamped B The two piece stamped burner lower image was used on a number of lamps and lantern models for a short time after WWII before Coleman returned to cast burners.
Coleman likely made this Model shortly after WWII, circa , judging by the fount stamp they used during this period upper right image and the steel tip cleaner nut lower image used primarily during WWII. The brass sided, green painted fount is also characteristic of that time. This was the last version to have a nickel plated brass fount and the pump is held in by two small screws, not a spring clip. The black handled Coleman reflector, D, fits C-F models.
Note the two pegs in the bottom bracket of the reflector to engage the corresponding holes in the globe cage bottom for attachment. This model was produced from ; some of them have the fount finished in green paint rather than nickel plated as here. The blue handled Coleman reflector, C, is made for the series, , and model lanterns.
Coleman lanterns with an American Optical film strip and slide projector left and a Society for Visual Education Inc. The potential markets were missionaries and rural communities that lacked electric power, according to a Coleman News.
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Lanterns powered by oil or white gas were the most common source of light before the advent of electricity. With the onset of electricity, lanterns were quickly discarded for the more convenient and brighter source of light. People in the Plain Sect, however, have continued using lanterns or some facsimile for their light. Ed Erb of Holmes County, Ohio, has maintained his Amish tradition with the use of lanterns throughout his home and outbuildings.
As a means to preserve this tradition, Erb has amassed a remarkable collection of Coleman lanterns and anything manufactured or marketed with the Coleman name. We hold true to the biblical commandment to be in the world, but not of the world. Although we observe neighbors farming with modern tractors, we are not drawn to that way of life. Living a plain life provides humility. I found working on appliances to be of my liking. In , Erb was given the opportunity to buy a business that sold and repaired refrigerators and stoves, primarily for the Amish.
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I picked up this Thermos lantern today Warren posted the dating info from the There was one new model introduced under the Kamplite name, the IL-1 inverted lantern. Most made after the mids have a manufacturing date stamped on them, usually on the bottom or the bottom This lantern dates to
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Coleman US lanterns – I do know this quicklite a very old and rare model quick find and would look great with the finish restored or.
He also knows that those same collectors like to seek out others who share that obsession and celebrate it. Cochran Ave. The four-day convention, held last year in Tempe, Ariz. Hundreds of items, some simply on display and others for sale, will be exhibited at Kardell Hall on the fairgrounds. The event will be open to the public Friday afternoon and Saturday morning.
For DeFrates, a charter member of the club, bringing the convention to his hometown of Charlotte has been a long-term goal. Involved in the international group for two decades, the retired General Motors engineer has been using Coleman products his whole life but began taking them seriously in after reading a news article about another collector of the products.