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Rog Tallbloke (tallbloke) - BPL Forum Member

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long burn time.
Good first result Dan. Looks like you may get down to the same 12g of fuel I'm using. What sort of stove were you using which burned for such a long time on 1/2oz of fuel? Did you try turni...

In Make Your Own Gear » 4 1/2oz Kelly Kettle
February 24, 4:56pm

Re: Re: Re: MSR Hubba, Insulmat Max Thermo
No problem, let me know.

In Gear Swap » MSR Hubba, Insulmat Max Thermo
February 24, 2:13pm

Re: In the rough
Looks very nice Dan. Looking forward to hearing about how well the tubes work. What I've noticed is that the flame is reluctant to split, and tends to pick one path or another, but maybe the di...

In Make Your Own Gear » 4 1/2oz Kelly Kettle
February 24, 1:10pm

Re: MSR Hubba, Insulmat Max Thermo
I'll take the insulmat if you don't mind shipping to the UK.

In Gear Swap » MSR Hubba, Insulmat Max Thermo
February 24, 2:02am

Re: Re: Re: fins
The problem I've found with slowing the gases down is that the stove doesn't get enough air through to give complete combustion. It's a trade off, you can lower the number of jets and h...

In Make Your Own Gear » 4 1/2oz Kelly Kettle
February 23, 6:04am

Re: Re: fins in chimney
Hi Vick, I'll just press fit the fins to the outside of the chimney, ensuring a good contact area between them. I've never been able to get solder of any type to take to aluminium, and lumi...

In Make Your Own Gear » 4 1/2oz Kelly Kettle
February 20, 5:14pm

Re: fins in chimney
Yep, just scored some 20mm square tube to make the chimney insert with. Also considering some thin aluminium plates on the outside of the chimney immersed in the water to increase surface area ther...

In Make Your Own Gear » 4 1/2oz Kelly Kettle
February 20, 1:25pm

Re: kelly kettle
>do you get the water in and out through the little hole shown in the first photo? I cant really see the need for more efficient use of fuel with free fuel such as wood, at least if it costs wei...

In Make Your Own Gear » 4 1/2oz Kelly Kettle
February 20, 7:28am

Re: Re:Side Burner Cat Can Stove
My latest kelly kettle design gives the following results: 10C cold water 15C ambient 300 ft altitude. 0.5 litres boiled in 8 minutes 45 seconds using 12 grams of alcohol, giving a temp/fuel ...

In GEAR » JetBoil pot vs Normal pot using an alcohol stove
February 15, 3:39pm

Re: Re:Side Burner Cat Can Stove
> I am new to myog alcohol stoves and I am currently trying to understand them. Hi Tony, the height above the stove of the pot is crucial. As a simple standard comparator, try using an ...

In GEAR » JetBoil pot vs Normal pot using an alcohol stove
February 04, 4:36am

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