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by stevebo
Wed Sep 19, 2012 9:49 am
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: any one try this?
Replies: 9
Views: 3123

any one try this?

I came across this the other day http://jompy.co.uk/ just wondering if anyone has tried to make one? Looks kind of interesting---and pretty easy to diy!
by stevebo
Thu Oct 13, 2011 7:35 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: coil jet alcohol stoves
Replies: 12
Views: 5865

Re: coil jet alcohol stoves

That looks pretty cool! I messed around with a similar design last year----------very interesting, and fun to experiment with!
by stevebo
Sat Jul 09, 2011 11:55 am
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: Chimney effect: why do only kelly/ghillie kettles maximise
Replies: 17
Views: 6099

Re: Chimney effect: why do only kelly/ghillie kettles maximi

Are you guys talking about a set up similar to some of the old kerosene lanterns----------with a vent/draft in the center?
by stevebo
Fri Apr 15, 2011 9:02 pm
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: Roll-up Stove
Replies: 23
Views: 6496

Re: Roll-up Stove

Dude, thats a pretty neat design---I like it! As far as the small parts go, maybe there is a way to reduce the number of individual parts, or maybe you could attatche the parts to the stove body with a light metal lanyard. (the loose parts are a concern ----I can lose just about anything in the back...
by stevebo
Wed Mar 30, 2011 8:51 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: fuel question with trangia stoves
Replies: 2
Views: 1938

fuel question with trangia stoves

Hey guys, I have a quick question for you. I have an old trangia I bought from a friend at work-------does it hurt anything to burn isoprople in it? what about a mixture of denatured and isoprople? Thanks!
by stevebo
Fri Mar 18, 2011 4:59 pm
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: Makings for a new Stove
Replies: 66
Views: 21079

Re: Makings for a new Stove

Zelph, nice find on the charcoal starter-----------Ive got an old rusty one that Ive used for years---still works great! I just pack the bottom with pine straw , pour charcoal on top, lite it and youre good to go! (excellent for dutch oven cooking) Mine is just about shot-------I just might have to ...
by stevebo
Tue Feb 22, 2011 6:18 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Realityguy's 10 minute hole punch...
Replies: 39
Views: 12594

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

So, is it basically a homemade chassis punch? :?:
by stevebo
Sun Feb 06, 2011 5:53 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: a hypothetical question.............................
Replies: 13
Views: 4689

Re: a hypothetical question.............................

Thanks guys------I really appreciate the input---now I have a pretty realistic view of the whole thing. (and a pretty good idea how to go about it!) -------------(FYI I have no plans to quit my day job--------its just for fun and a few bucks! ) :D
by stevebo
Sat Feb 05, 2011 11:57 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: a hypothetical question.............................
Replies: 13
Views: 4689

Re: a hypothetical question.............................

. Thanks Ridgerunner--------thats excellent advice! Very helpful! :D
by stevebo
Sat Feb 05, 2011 8:42 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: a hypothetical question.............................
Replies: 13
Views: 4689

a hypothetical question.............................

I have a hypothetical question for you guys.............if a person invents a new stove type, (something really origional---different than anything out there), and if that person was interested in possibly offering the new stove on the market to make a few bucks (spending money for the family etc) -...