Complete step-by-step instructions on building a home-made alcohol ultralight stove from a soda can. These work well on the trail. Boils a pint of water in just over 4 minutes on just a half-ounce of alcohol.
When you are camping, there is nothing quite like cooking your own meals under the stars. For a handy camping stove that’s lightweight, portable and easy to make, try a beverage can stove. Made of two aluminum soda cans, they weigh almost nothing, yet can generate enough heat to boil water. These stoves are also great to have around for emergencies.