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The Pocket Stove: a review

The Pocket Stove from Backpackinglight.co.uk is a tiny stove that promises much. It is designed to work with meths burners, hexamine tablets and wood in the shape of smallish twigs. There are two versions; one in stainless steel and the … Continue reading

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Esbit (Hexamine) stoves.

I’ve been a fan of Hexamine cookers for many years now. My first was the old-style army “Tommy” cooker. This consisted of two side pieces hinged on a baseplate. When folded, it was about the size of a cigarette packet … Continue reading

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