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Questions about equipment and supplies to bring on a trip (including reviews).
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IMHO the Zen Stove site still has the best comparison's of backpacking stoves. http://zenstoves.net/
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As I recall, SGT Rock did comparison reviews, and posted it on his site, http://hikinghq.net/stoves/stove_compare.html
He compared many different types. It may interest a few here.
"And standing on the the crest of the Greenstone Ridge, I suddenly had this desire to retreat north to where I just come, to stay in the backcountry, to spend another day in a place where the only deadline I had was to pitch the tent before dark."
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I have to say I'm a die-hard with my heet-powered alcohol stove, but if I was looking at something else it would probably be a canister.