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About Me I bushwalk. I photograph. I ski - alpine and backcountry. I spend a lot of time with a very beautiful person whom I'm lucky enough to call my wife. She bushwalks, as do our 2 gorgeous kids. I teach. I have a bad back.
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Convoluted pot base design for increased heat transfer.
Hey James, Most interesting: "At about 15-17% better efficiency, it works on all stoves except for very slow heats" I would have thought this is of major significance - a 15% effici...

In Editor's Roundtable » Lightweight Stove Systems for Group Cooking Part 2: Considering Fuel Needs for Cold Temperatures
December 31, 10:22pm

Re: Heat exchanger/surface area
Paul Mc wrote: "As to why it hasn't been done I 'd bet the answer is that it would be a pot for water only - if you cooked any food in it it would be a pain to clean. But it soun...

In Editor's Roundtable » Lightweight Stove Systems for Group Cooking Part 2: Considering Fuel Needs for Cold Temperatures
December 24, 6:52pm

Heat exchanger/surface area
Great report, as expected! Having looked at several articles and reports over the years, it seems fairly obvious that pots with integrated heat exchangers seem to provide a benefit in terms of f...

In Editor's Roundtable » Lightweight Stove Systems for Group Cooking Part 2: Considering Fuel Needs for Cold Temperatures
December 16, 8:22pm

canon sx 40 hs
Bob G. Wrote: "It won't record image files in RAW or TIF. That's a show-stopper." If you're eager, you can take RAW with chdk, available for this model. Skibug

In Photography » An interesting camera - Canon PowerShot SX40 HS
May 01, 7:07am

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