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by redoleary
Sat Oct 02, 2010 8:04 am
Forum: Amazing Photos
Topic: Olympic Nat'l Forest
Replies: 3
Views: 2128

Olympic Nat'l Forest

Day hike in the O. N. F. Tried to make Marmot Pass but too much snow.
by redoleary
Fri Oct 01, 2010 7:22 pm
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: Steamer Basket Fire Pan
Replies: 8
Views: 2493

Re: Steamer Basket Fire Pan

"I wonder how it would work to place 3/4" twigs all the way around the basket facing downward toward the bottom center. Placed tinder on top center and light. The fire should radiate outward. What do you think?"

Thats a good idea, I'll have to try that next time I fire it up. Thanx.

RED
by redoleary
Fri Oct 01, 2010 11:34 am
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: Steamer Basket Fire Pan
Replies: 8
Views: 2493

Re: Steamer Basket Fire Pan

[/quote] The steamer basket really works well and fits into a pot with ease. Makes for a nice containment for a campfire. The baskets are made well and should hold up well under rough conditions. Bushbuddies are really limited to amount of fuel they can hold and so need to be constantly fed twigs. P...
by redoleary
Tue Sep 21, 2010 9:17 pm
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: Steamer Basket Fire Pan
Replies: 8
Views: 2493

Re: Steamer Basket Fire Pan

Cool. Thanks . I've made all kinds of small stoves, single wall and double wall paint and soup can varieties but I'm finding I'm starting to like a BIG fir, well, bigger fire. The chief issue with this thing is I suppose the weight. Though I suspect it is still lighter than my old white gas setup, b...
by redoleary
Tue Sep 21, 2010 8:03 pm
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: Steamer Basket Fire Pan
Replies: 8
Views: 2493

Re: Steamer Basket Fire Pan

Good ideas, thanx for the tips. I look around for more threads on this site. Thanks again.

Good Luck
RED
by redoleary
Tue Sep 21, 2010 5:13 pm
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: Steamer Basket Fire Pan
Replies: 8
Views: 2493

Steamer Basket Fire Pan

This isn't really a stove per se but I did boil water with it so it has some stove like attributes to it I guess. Its really sort of a work in progress, needs some refining to be truly useful on the trail but it has potential.... I think? eb3XEIaBlSE I'm kind'a fishing for input on a better pot supp...