Dating coleman stoves

dating coleman stoves

How do you date a Coleman stove?

Most Coleman® 2 and 3 burner stoves have manufacturing stamps on them starting in the early 1960s, while single burner stoves were dated from their introduction in the early 1940s. To date your US-made lamp, lantern burner or single-burner stove, first make sure the fuel cap is down tight and then turn it upside-down and look at the bottom. 1.

When did Coleman make the 425c stove?

Coleman’s made the 425C stove in the mid-1960’s. The stove is not date stamped but the instruction sheet has a printer’s date code of 1963. The tank is now painted red and the legs fold under stove during operation. This stove is in Suzanne Kennison’s collection. This Model 476.74970 for Sears is the two burner version of Model 476.74980 below.

Is this Coleman stove in Suzanne Kennison’s collection?

This stove is in Suzanne Kennison’s collection. This Model 476.74970 for Sears is the two burner version of Model 476.74980 below. This stove, in John Stendahl’s collection, is date stamped May 1967. Coleman made this 3-burner stove for Sears as Model 476.74980.

Why buy a Coleman portable camp stove?

Enjoy easy camp cooking with Coleman portable camp stoves. Find various sizes for gas camping stoves so that you can enjoy the convenience your Coleman camping gear brings to outdoor recreation.

How do you date a Coleman® Lamp or lantern?

Dating a Coleman® lamp, lantern or stove is usually very easy. Most Coleman® lamps and lanterns manufactured in the United States after 1925 or so have a manufacturing date stamped on them, and it is usually on the bottom or the side of the fount.

When did Coleman make the 425c stove?

Coleman’s made the 425C stove in the mid-1960’s. The stove is not date stamped but the instruction sheet has a printer’s date code of 1963. The tank is now painted red and the legs fold under stove during operation. This stove is in Suzanne Kennison’s collection. This Model 476.74970 for Sears is the two burner version of Model 476.74980 below.

How do I find out the age of my Stove?

I believe that if you look either on the underside of the stove case or on the underside of the tabs that you use to attach the fuel tank to the stove case you will find a date stamp. I dont know when exactly Coleman started dating stoves, early 1960s??? Nice find.

When did the Coleman 413F two burner stove come out?

This 501A stove (left), in John Morris’s collection, is date stamped Aug. 1962. You can see a new instruction label over the earlier 501 label. Coleman made the 413F two burner stove from 1961 to 1964. This like-new 413F, in Brooks Wilson’s collection, came with the original paperwork which includes a Feb ’63 date code.

Are Coleman portable camp stoves available in selected quantities?

The selected quantity is currently not available. Enjoy easy camp cooking with Coleman portable camp stoves. Find various sizes for gas camping stoves so that you can enjoy the convenience your Coleman camping gear brings to outdoor recreation.

What is the best all-purpose camp stove?

The best all-purpose camping stoves on the market is the Coleman Dual Fuel stove. Even though there are other stoves that produce more heat, that are bigger or smaller, and of course cheaper.

How much propane does it take to run a camp stove?

Add a 1lb propane bottle to 20 Lbs propane tank adapter and you’ll almost never run out of fuel. Plus this gives you the option of using propane the summer to save money, and fuel in the winter when it’s cold and propane doesn’t work as well. The Coleman Dual Fuel Camp Stove is easy to use.

How do you pack a camp stove?

The camp stove comes in its own carrying case making packing up a breeze. Everything fits into a small box, with its own carrying handle and latch to make sure nothing opens up on you. Everything is self-contained. With the bonus of the ability to fill your tank before you leave and have enough fuel to cook multiple meals.

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