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by DaddyMnM
Wed Nov 16, 2011 3:57 am
Forum: YouTube's Finest Stovies
Topic: DIY Fosters pot ring
Replies: 6
Views: 7787

DIY Fosters pot ring

Found this video on youtube which shows how to cut top of another can for use as pot ring. Thought it was a nice DIY option ...

by DaddyMnM
Mon Nov 07, 2011 8:27 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Stainless stove problem
Replies: 26
Views: 11379

Re: Stainless stove problem

The stove in the video does not have a sealed inner chamber. No pressure can build up in the inner chamber where the jets are. He mentions at the end he knows this is a possible problem and vapors may be leaking out the top. I'd try all the things suggested previously. Seal the inner wall, use a hig...
by DaddyMnM
Sun Oct 30, 2011 8:49 pm
Forum: Water-Hiking
Topic: Urban Water Hiking in Japan
Replies: 3
Views: 5301

Re: Urban Water Hiking in Japan

I had to hold my breath there for a few seconds


Yeah, me too. Didn't want to be too critical though because he stayed amazingly calm and got through it. Notice the older sibling has a helmet on, but the little guy is only sporting a sun hat and he has farther to fall :?
by DaddyMnM
Sun Oct 30, 2011 3:00 am
Forum: Water-Hiking
Topic: Urban Water Hiking in Japan
Replies: 3
Views: 5301

Urban Water Hiking in Japan

I was surfing YouTube and stumbled across an awesome 3 year old adventurer climbing a rope ladder down to the water. I took my boys kayaking at three but I would never have had the nerve to let them try it this way. I probably still wouldn't let any three year old do that; But I am sure this little ...
by DaddyMnM
Wed Sep 28, 2011 1:12 pm
Forum: Zelph's Stoveworks Factory
Topic: "Ridgeline" lightweight pot series
Replies: 107
Views: 32765

Re: "Ridgeline" lightweight pot series

New pot looks great! In looking at the cut off version looks like lip is turned into pot. Could it be turned out as well? May keep food or other gunk from getting under lip if used for something other than boiling water.

Creative thinking there Zelph. Good job.
by DaddyMnM
Mon Mar 07, 2011 11:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hike on the WildSide
Replies: 10
Views: 4099

Re: Hike on the WildSide

I don't think I'd have the nerve particularly on the sections where you have to balance on one rail with more than one arm's length away from the wall :shock:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caminito_del_Rey
by DaddyMnM
Thu Feb 24, 2011 12:12 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Realityguy's 10 minute hole punch...
Replies: 39
Views: 11518

Re: Realityguy's 10 minute hole punch...

The Harbor Freight online catalog has them ...

http://www.harborfreight.com/knockout-punch-kit-91201.html
by DaddyMnM
Fri Feb 04, 2011 2:23 am
Forum: Survival and Bushcrafts
Topic: Making stove alcohol
Replies: 10
Views: 3804

Re: Making stove alcohol

I see it requires activated charcoal. 250 Euro.


If the final product (hooch) is for the stove and not to be consumed I suspect the carbon could be skipped. It is likely for flavor enhancement only and not a factor in potency. Looks like a neat little device.
by DaddyMnM
Sun Dec 26, 2010 10:12 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Stumpjumper's Lint Stove
Replies: 14
Views: 4394

Re: Stumpjumper's Lint Stove

To prevent wax from dripping, candles are often topped by a "candle follower", a short tube made of brass, glass or some other non-flammable material.
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by DaddyMnM
Thu Dec 09, 2010 11:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: very loud stove
Replies: 13
Views: 4421

Re: very loud stove

I thought it was the pot too, but not if it happens with it off. I have a military "Trangia" made by Svea that, if I remember right, has the inner wall and top all pressed from one piece of brass and the bottom another separate piece with the two pieces rolled together at the seam in the m...

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