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by pengnatck
Thu Feb 12, 2009 9:35 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: DIY SVEA ?
Replies: 10
Views: 3415

Re: DIY SVEA ?

So zelph, here is the can with the valve popped out. I used a church key around the outside lip of the valve which was just curled over the lip on the can w/ a rubber washer in between. Then pinched out the valve w/ pliers. http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t46/pengnatck/DSC_0005-1.jpg {Woah sorry,...
by pengnatck
Thu Feb 12, 2009 8:15 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: DIY SVEA ?
Replies: 10
Views: 3415

Re: DIY SVEA ?

his was old and simple w/ no pressure release valve. he just screwed a jet/ air mixture tube/ flow regulator right on top. so simple. just dropped a bit of fuel on the outside to prime.
by pengnatck
Thu Feb 12, 2009 7:54 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: DIY SVEA ?
Replies: 10
Views: 3415

DIY SVEA ?

First post. Just trying to think out loud here. Went on a camping trip and a friend had a very old svea white gas stove he got for free. I had been experimenting with making a butane jet stove from copper pipe like JSB and was blown away with his old svea's workhorse capabilities. It just kept going...