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by lite hiker
Sun Oct 19, 2008 6:17 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Philmont
Replies: 6
Views: 2732

Philmont

Hey guys I'm going too Philmont this summer with my dad. we are going to be using white gas stoves to cook for the crew but my dad needs his coffee. He is going to be using one of my stoves, probably my super cat, to make coffee in the morning. He was wandering can you use white gas in the stove. I ...
by lite hiker
Tue Aug 12, 2008 6:22 am
Forum: DIY Odds and Ends
Topic: How Many Uses For This Tool?
Replies: 31
Views: 10366

Re: How Many Uses For This Tool?

find something that needs a fixin and duct tape will work. I used it once on the last day of a hike to hold my stove together which had a small air leek. it worked but smelled funny.
by lite hiker
Fri Jun 13, 2008 10:19 pm
Forum: Mystery Tool - What is it??????
Topic: Mystery Item 38
Replies: 13
Views: 5050

Re: Mystery Item 38

it looks like the chalk chuck that my teacher has
by lite hiker
Thu Jun 12, 2008 6:00 pm
Forum: BACKPACKS
Topic: What Backpack are you hiking with?
Replies: 25
Views: 21208

Re: What Backpack are you hiking with?

i Have a red ospry atmos 65 that i use for long hikes or for when i havae to carry a lot of gear. If we plan the trip right i use just a standard jansport backpack. Its petty tight but i've learned to bring what you need, leave what you dont.
by lite hiker
Thu Jun 05, 2008 10:15 pm
Forum: Zen and the art of lightweight backpacking
Topic: if weight was less of an issue...
Replies: 37
Views: 28176

Re: if weight was less of an issue...

Whats in the tall bottle on the camp kitchen table? You can see in the background that campfire cooking is the most interesting way to cook. Maybe the cook over there is a better cook :mrgreen: Its olive oil on the table and we would use that whole bottle that night, good italian cooking. Everyone ...
by lite hiker
Wed Jun 04, 2008 10:06 pm
Forum: Zen and the art of lightweight backpacking
Topic: if weight was less of an issue...
Replies: 37
Views: 28176

Re: if weight was less of an issue...

heres a picture of that stove from a trip my troop and i took to maine

http://i291.photobucket.com/albums/ll29 ... 78ny-M.jpg
by lite hiker
Wed Jun 04, 2008 9:56 pm
Forum: Zen and the art of lightweight backpacking
Topic: if weight was less of an issue...
Replies: 37
Views: 28176

Re: if weight was less of an issue...

i would stay with alcohol because there are so many other things that i would bring . Like russb said when i went canoing weight wasnt an issue potaging was a a bitch but we brought a double burner propain stove and a dutch oven. I'll see if i can find a picture of the stove from another trip.
by lite hiker
Wed Jun 04, 2008 9:25 pm
Forum: DIY Odds and Ends
Topic: A you tube one neat
Replies: 8
Views: 3659

Re: A you tube one neat

I've had a couple of aluminum potstand melt :mrgreen:
Hope you healed quickly from the burns :(
my hands werent the issue it was the fact that the aluminium melted into a table and i had to cut it out.
by lite hiker
Wed Jun 04, 2008 8:40 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Favorite Failure
Replies: 29
Views: 8012

Re: Favorite Failure

zelph wrote:Extinguisher powder everywhere :(
you had an extinquisher lucky you. i just had a bucket of water that went on the stove and then i delt with the flaming hand
by lite hiker
Wed Jun 04, 2008 5:19 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Favorite Failure
Replies: 29
Views: 8012

Re: Favorite Failure

My worst ever had to be a preasurised stove that had a center wall. i accidentilly put the holes to high and the gas just built up when i pulled my pot off it lit the expanding gass and the entire thing explodedm in my garage. Needles to say i wasn't making stoves for a week or so.