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by KLC
Sat Jan 16, 2016 6:15 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Bud bottle size different?
Replies: 23
Views: 17374

Re: Bud bottle size different?

2 piece stoves as my die doesn't allow for the smooth long roll over. No cracks in 10 bottles/stoves.
by KLC
Sat Jan 16, 2016 2:04 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Bud bottle size different?
Replies: 23
Views: 17374

Re: Bud bottle size different?

The edges didn't roll as nice but here is a link
http://postimg.org/image/qluwfw43n/
by KLC
Sat Jan 16, 2016 11:23 am
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Bud bottle size different?
Replies: 23
Views: 17374

Re: Bud bottle size different?

Thanks for the reply Zelph. I'll keep working at it.
by KLC
Sat Jan 16, 2016 10:08 am
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Bud bottle size different?
Replies: 23
Views: 17374

Re: Bud bottle size different?

Zelph, where do you get the thicker bottles? Anything I should be looking for?
by KLC
Thu Jan 14, 2016 10:59 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: Bud bottle size different?
Replies: 23
Views: 17374

Bud bottle size different?

This may have been covered before but I haven't found it on the forum. I made a handful of stoves a while back and gave them away as gifts. Using a saw at home and a friend with a press made it possible. I even had a die made. Interest from fellow hikers at my new job has me trying to make them agai...
by KLC
Wed Feb 05, 2014 1:14 am
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??
Replies: 50
Views: 83440

Re: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??

But did you make a cake with one of your stoves in a cardboard box???
I heard they used to teach the Scouts how to do that.
by KLC
Tue Feb 04, 2014 7:22 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??
Replies: 50
Views: 83440

Re: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??

I have tested with and without the vents. The one thing I have noticed when testing the stoves is that with the vents in place I can put iced water on the stove and it won't snuff out. Without the vents the stove dies. I test the stoves indoors, on a granite slab with a heavy sauce pan filled with i...
by KLC
Tue Feb 04, 2014 12:37 pm
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??
Replies: 50
Views: 83440

Re: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??

I had a die made based on the bottle itself.
by KLC
Fri Jan 24, 2014 10:06 am
Forum: Stove Making Tips
Topic: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??
Replies: 50
Views: 83440

Re: How do you get that rolled over top edge ??

Ridgerunner, sent you a PM.