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Gear Details: Stoves


Manufacturer: MSR

SKU: 11789

Product Details:
Product Year2009
Fuel Type:Canister
Pot included:No
Weight (lbs, oz): 4.6
This Multi-Mount, top-of-the-line backpacking stove works with a variety of self-sealing canisters, making it as versatile as the trips you take. Whether you're walking into the woods behind your house or going on an international trip, you won't get stuck without the right fuel.Larger burner provides wide flame distribution. Full flame adjustability with a glove-friendly control.


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Overall an excellent stove. Works everytime even after months of abuse with no maintenence. The stove throws a wide flame that is adjustable from simmer all the way to a sub 3 minute boil time/liter. The only fault of the stove is the lack of wind protection offered. This day and age even canister stoves should be able to offer superb wind protection. Take home message; great multifuel stove that is always reliable in temperatures above 40F and always finds a place in my pack.
Posted by Jordan Blessing, Apr 10, 2009 Star Star Star Star
I have used this stove for years with no maintenance and it has always fired right up. Wind protection is a problem but I sometimes use the screen that came with my Dragonfly.

Very good flame control and it does indeed fit many types of canisters. I get free fuel by taking unwanted canisters from others trying to lighten loads. Luckily I can use almost any brand.

I took this stove on a Mt Ranier climb and it worked is freezing temps to melt snow. The trick is to have a couple of canisters and keep one warm. Swap them out from time to time.

Happy Camping!
Posted by Chris Barnes, Aug 06, 2010 Star Star Star Star

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