The MSR Dragonfly is a great stove for expeditions because of its heat output. The convenience of having good flame control makes it simple to prime and simmer so you'll find it just as useful for camping in the uk as melting snow in the Himalayas. The adjustable flame control on the Dragonfly allows precision burner adjustment from match light sized up to roaring inferno. This will take a variety of fuels including unleaded coleman fuel, petrol, diesel and kerosene.
The WhisperLite Universal Combo stove delivers the ease and simmering capabilities of canister fuel, and switches easily over to liquid fuels for longer trips, cold-weather, and international use. This flexibily in fuel gives backpackers and adventurers total confidence knowing where ever the adventure takes you there will be some form of fuel to give you a warm meal at the end of the day.
The MSR XGK EX is the latest incarnation of MSR's expedition stove. The tough construction and high heat output are taylor-made for serious mountain trips and basecamping. Watch out for your saute, though. For over 35 years, the MSR® XGK™ stove has been the world's most reliable extreme-condition stove; trusted by mountaineers everywhere.
The Omni Lite Ti might not be cheapest stove around but it certainly delivers on power, weight-saving and versatility. It is a true omni fuel stove, working on gas, petrol, diesel, kerosene, paraffin and even aviation fuel. The Omni Lite Ti uses the same technology as Primus' award-winning OmniFuel stove but is smaller, lighter and much more fuel efficient. The windscreen and pot supports are made of titanium and it is just as reliable and robust.
The Trangia is a classic stove, incredibly popular with Duke of Edinburgh groups, but equally good for people on expedition, camping and the Scouts.
Trangia 25-2 UL with kettle. This stove set is identical to the 25 - 1 except that nestled inside sits an aluminium kettle, waiting for a lick of flame to breath life into it.This has a size of 22 x 10.5cm and includes upper and lower wind shields, burner, simmer ring, pan grip, retaining strap and a 1.5 and a 1.75 litre pan and a frying pan in aluminium.
Trangia 25-6 UL with kettle. As for the 25-2 but all of the pans have a teflon non-stick surface which means easy cleaning and lower oil use. This set includes a kettle and weighs in at 1290 grams.
This stove set is identical to the T25-1 except that nestled inside sits an aluminium kettle, waiting for a lick of flame to breathe life into it. The smaller of the standard Trangia stove sets. This has a size of 18.5 x 10cm and includes upper and lower wind shields, burner, simmer ring, pan grip, retaining strap and two 1 litre pans and a frying pan in aluminium.
As for the 27 - 2 but all of the pans have a teflon non-stick surface which means easy cleaning and lower oil use. Weighs in at 980 grammes.
Simple, lightweight but a great meths based stove non the less. Has a spirit burner, wind shield, lightweight pan grip, 0.8 litre aluminium pan and a non stick frying pan.