BPL's resident brush-buster describes pants that work in tough conditions without falling apart.
Several solid fuels are surveyed at different power levels to assess their carbon monoxide emissions. The results are not good.
One of the few canisters stoves truly designed for winter use, the Xtreme features an innovative liquid feed system.
Actual alcohol stoves are surveyed to see which ones are clean and which ones emit too much carbon monoxide. The results are not good.
Stoves, Tents and Carbon Monoxide – Deadly or Not?
Part 3: Laboratory Measurements for Canister Stoves
Actual canister stoves are surveyed to see which ones are clean and which ones emit too much carbon monoxide.
Most canister stoves come with extreme warnings to not use a windshield around them for fear of causing an explosion. Many experienced users ignore these warnings. What is the risk? Can a gas canister explode?
Roger and Sue Caffin's gear lists for their upcoming 4 months in Europe
Lightweight, tough gaiters that are suitable for bushwhacking and easy to make.
While not the lightest around, this simple pressurised alcohol stove is remarkably robust.
A reasonably light and very effective means of purifying water to EPA purifier standards.