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Doug I.
(idester) - MLife

Locale: PNW
FS: MSR Simmerlite stove - SOLD on 11/12/2013 18:46:14 MST Print View

Stove is sold.

Never used. Includes fuel bottle.

$60 includes shipping CONUS and paypal fees.


Edited by idester on 11/13/2013 12:19:45 MST.

Nick Gatel
(ngatel) - MLife

Locale: Southern California
Simmerlite? on 11/12/2013 23:13:33 MST Print View

That's what the manual says. No longer made by MSR and is quieter and lighter than Whisperlite. Not as stable.

K ....
(Kat_P) - MLife

Locale: Pacific Coast
Re: FS: MSR Whisperlite stove on 11/12/2013 23:25:23 MST Print View

I have this stove and really enjoyed it while snow camping. It seemed to use less fuel than the Whisperlites that others were using.
Great deal, in my opinion!

Bob Gross
(--B.G.--) - F

Locale: Silicon Valley
Re: Simmerlite on 11/13/2013 00:12:16 MST Print View

Yes, that is a Simmerlite stove. I have one. Yes, it is quieter and lighter than a Whisperlite, but I have not had any problem with stability. Maybe that is because when I burn mine in snow country, I place it on a small piece of Masonite.


Edited by --B.G.-- on 11/13/2013 00:21:37 MST.

Marc Eldridge
(meld) - MLife

Locale: The here and now.
Re: "FS: MSR Whisperlite stove" on 11/13/2013 00:53:03 MST Print View

PM sent

Doug I.
(idester) - MLife

Locale: PNW
Re: Simmerlite? on 11/13/2013 06:55:46 MST Print View

Yup, Simmerlite. My brain malfunctioned between taking the pic upstairs and typing the FS post downstairs.

Happens far too often, unfortunately.....

Hikin' Jim
(hikin_jim) - MLife

Locale: Orange County, CA, USA
Re: Re: Simmerlite? on 11/13/2013 10:48:23 MST Print View

Nice stoves. The lightest white gas stove I believe (although Primus may now have something about the same). Discontinued by MSR.

It's a WindPro configured for white gas (well, actually the WindPro is a Simmerlite configured for canister gas, but whatever). :)

The one thing about a SimmerLite to note is that it really doesn't simmer. Yeah, you can modulate the flame a little, but if one is looking for a good cooking stove for "real cooking", this would not be it. Good water boiler.

Adventures In Stoving

Backpack Jack
(jumpbackjack) - F

Locale: Armpit of California
stove on 11/13/2013 10:52:47 MST Print View

If Marc doesn't take it l will

USA Duane Hall
(hikerduane) - F

Locale: Extreme northern Sierra Nevada
Try mine out on 11/13/2013 11:21:56 MST Print View

I'll have to try mine out sometime, still new in the box too. A group I never met before, were using a whole herd of them to melt snow, can't recall what stove I had on that trip. It kept up with them, did not know it was more efficient. So many stoves, so little time.