Category Archives: Stoves

My thoughts on the Primus Eta Lite

My readers will be well aware of the fact that I have been a long term user of a Jetboil Sol Ti, having purchased the original version of the Sol Ti in 2011. The pot remains in good condition and … Continue reading

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What works for me: One pot

On my most recent long trips I have used the Jetboil Sol Ti, but there has always been one pot which I have considered when packing for a trip, it is the Evernew 900 ml (ECA 252). I purchased this … Continue reading

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Jetboil Sol Ti Long term perspective

I purchased a Jetboil Sol Ti in June 2011 since then I have used it on 2 trips to Lapland as well as many local trips.  In total I have used it for more than 50 nights, boiling more than … Continue reading

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The tale of 2 Jetboil Sol Ti’s

As Mark has already indicated we set off from Kilpisjärvi and after a 3 hour walk we arrived at Saarijärvi and setup camp before sitting down to cook. As soon as Mark had taken out his new Jetboil Sol ti … Continue reading

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BPL UK Pocket Stove: Wood Burning

I had an opportunity today to explore the possibility of using the BPL UK Pocket Stove in wood burning mode and my view is that it will boil water in this mode and is better than some wood burning stoves, … Continue reading

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BPL UK Pocket Stove

Like many others (such as Robin) I purchased the Titanium Pocket Stove from Bob and Rose over at BPL UK, I was intrigued by its size and its multi fuel options. The stove arrived a couple of days ago and … Continue reading

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Gear Reflections Lapland 2011

I thought I would describe the gear I used and how it performed for this instalment of the report of my trip along the Nordkalottleden. The final report on the trip will appear soon.  Packing Aarn Natural Balance The Aarn … Continue reading

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