Price of Heet

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Re: Price of Heet

Post by sudden » Sun May 08, 2011 1:52 pm

sudden wrote:Was watching a video and they mentioned shopping for fuel in the paint department instead of the automotive department.

Methyl Hydrate.
http://www.homedepot.ca/webapp/wcs/stor ... PartNumber


His fuel was blue in color.

This is another listing at home D.
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Re: Price of Heet

Post by zelph » Sun May 08, 2011 5:34 pm

99.9% Pure
Multi-purpose thinner used primarily for thinning shellac


At that site is says 99.9% pure..............pretty good stuff and a good price. Same stuff we call denatured alcohol for thinning shellac.

I paid $2.00 + tax yesterday for one bottle of heet :roll: It was in the name of stove science, no time to drive many miles to WallyMart, gasoline is up to $4.20 per gal. The video I posted yesterday was burning heet in those pretty blue flames :D
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Re: Price of Heet

Post by realityguy » Mon May 09, 2011 9:39 am

As much as you use...I'm surprised you don't have a monthly allotment shipped in.. :roll:
;)

Fortunately they can't raise the price of wood... :lol:
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Re: Price of Heet

Post by zelph » Mon May 09, 2011 6:44 pm

Fortunately they can't raise the price of wood...


Thank goodness for for that!!!!

I don't use much heet, only a token amount when I finalise times on a stove that will go to market. Denatured alcohol is the fuel of choice for me. I've kept a record of how much I've used so far..........13 gallons......mostly 1/2 ounce at a time :D
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Re: Price of Heet

Post by sudden » Mon May 09, 2011 8:31 pm

zelph wrote:
Fortunately they can't raise the price of wood...


Thank goodness for for that!!!!

I don't use much heet, only a token amount when I finalise times on a stove that will go to market. Denatured alcohol is the fuel of choice for me. I've kept a record of how much I've used so far..........13 gallons......mostly 1/2 ounce at a time :D


LOL, I couldn't help thinking of this. Skip to 3:27min
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Re: Price of Heet

Post by beemerphill » Thu Oct 24, 2013 2:25 pm

This is an old thread, but I didn't want to start a new one. The current price of Heet in the local Walmart is still $5 per 4-pack. It has only gone up 3 cents since I first posted it way back when. :DB: :DP: :DB:

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Re: Price of Heet

Post by zelph » Thu Oct 24, 2013 6:44 pm

Thank goodness for small favors :DP:

Early summer I got a great deal on them at sears automotive center. .50 per bottle I got 30+ bottle, all they had. Makes good quick campfire starter :lol:
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Re: Price of Heet

Post by zelph » Sat Oct 26, 2013 3:45 pm

Thought I'd let everyone know that I have dispensing caps that fit the HEET bottles. They make for easy dispensing of fuel into your stoves or filling the small fuel bottles people out there are using.

http://www.woodgaz-stove.com/heet-dispensing-cap.php
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Re: Price of Heet

Post by zelph » Tue Jan 28, 2014 7:51 pm

sounds crazy but I'll go check it out :D

It would be nice if you could try it and report back :o ......It's too cold to be working out in below zero temps :mrgreen:
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Re: Price of Heet

Post by zelph » Wed Jan 29, 2014 7:39 pm

Amazing.....whoooo, you are ambitious and eager in the interest of stove science :D

Thank you much for taking the project and running with it....you're cooler for it ;)

It will be interesting to see if the water freezes.
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