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by Blazinator
Thu Nov 18, 2010 9:04 pm
Forum: Dime Store Diamonds
Topic: Swiss Army Knives
Replies: 30
Views: 74511

Re: Swiss Army Knives

Huh...I have no idea what that model is. I want a magnifying glass on mine too. ;) I think I will eventually get and "explorer" model. I havent taken my victorinox on any trails...because I just got it about 2 weeks ago lol. So far, I'm loving it. I think I'm going to pack it along with my mora next...
by Blazinator
Wed Nov 17, 2010 3:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Glorious Failure
Replies: 11
Views: 4544

Re: Glorious Failure

‎"Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat." - Theodore Roosevelt

Also....WHOA :o
by Blazinator
Mon Nov 15, 2010 11:44 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: The Mole Stove
Replies: 20
Views: 7722

Re: The Mole Stove

Again...I don't have enough fuel to find out lol. :lol: I'll get back to ya when I have the cash to buy some. Yes...I'm THAT broke lol.
by Blazinator
Mon Nov 15, 2010 7:16 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Primer Stove
Replies: 29
Views: 9595

Re: Primer Stove

But the upside of the original design is the fuel storage...and the jet version needs the cap to be closed to build positive pressure...

Here's some eye candy ;)
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by Blazinator
Mon Nov 15, 2010 6:59 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: The Mole Stove
Replies: 20
Views: 7722

Re: The Mole Stove

I didn't have enough fuel to fill it up and do a proper test. I'm thinking about making another one with the lid on the reverse side....I think it's a better design, the lid might seal even better. I did a "smell test" around the edge (I'm a real scientist :lol: ) And I couldn't smell any fumes esca...
by Blazinator
Mon Nov 15, 2010 1:06 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Primer Stove
Replies: 29
Views: 9595

Re: Primer Stove

Looks like someone beat me to the original idea...far left.

http://www.amazon.com/Chafing-Fuel-Hour ... B0001MRW0S
by Blazinator
Mon Nov 15, 2010 12:58 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: The Mole Stove
Replies: 20
Views: 7722

The Mole Stove

I had a fit of inspiration on the mexican food isle at Wal-Mart today...and...

by Blazinator
Mon Nov 15, 2010 12:57 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Primer Stove
Replies: 29
Views: 9595

Re: Primer Stove

by Blazinator
Sun Nov 14, 2010 2:58 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Primer Stove
Replies: 29
Views: 9595

Re: Primer Stove

Thanks a lot. I need to get a base burn before I go tinkering...and I have 3 stoves to try out. (4 if you count the cap tea light ;) ) And...I'm out of fuel. :lol: Potsand... If I were a perfectionist, which I am not, I would ultimately try and mount some sort of folding pot stand on it. Three feet ...
by Blazinator
Sun Nov 14, 2010 2:02 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Primer Stove
Replies: 29
Views: 9595

Re: Primer Stove

Haha...my head just exploded. :lol: I hadn't thought of adding a container in the middle...I'm confused though, Besides being wobbly (not sure how or if I can fix that :? ) What is the problem with how it operates now? Say, use a pot stand to bring a boil, then place the pot on the lid for a simmer....