Tag Archives: Fuel

Trangia On 70% Ethanol Rubbing Alcohol

I test the Trangia on 70% Ethanol / 30% water from the drug store “Rubbing Alcohol”. Continue reading

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Warning: Lacquer Thinner No Longer Methanol

You can not any longer depend on “Lacquer Thinner” to be Methanol for use in your camping stove. Continue reading

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$60 – $120 per Gallon Camp Stove Fuel

Some discussion of camping fuel and “off the grid” fuel and the costs thereof. Continue reading

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ChWS – Charcoal Liquid Diesel Fuel

Yes, we can run our cars, truck, ships, and trains on charcoal from trees. And at lower costs than using petroleum. Continue reading

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