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21 Nov 11 GI canteen cup cooking – baking muffins for breakfast

Using rocks to buffer the heat in to a radiating force, baking bread or muffins is easy. Whether on a fire or using an alcohol stove
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A look at backpacking food for the newbee
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Tags: Baking, Breakfast, Canteen, cooking, Muffins

29 Sep 11 Mil Spec Fire Gel Pyropac – Canteen Testing

Testing out the replacement for trioxane, the Military Fire Gel, so far very impressed. More testing is to be done before I trust it like I do trioxane but I like what I see. Heating up 2 cups of water from 65 deg. to boiling in aorund 15 minutes. With atotal burn time of over 20 minutes. good stuff Military Fire Gel NSN 9110-01-518-9201 Fuel, Gel, Diethylene Glycol Fire Gel has been approved by the Defense Logistics Agency as the new, replacement for the old Trioxane Fuel Bars used by the United States Military for years. Fire Gel is the ideal fuel for cooking, for your survival stove, as a fire starter or to simply start a campfire. All this flexibility and it is still safe enough to go on an aircraft! Fire Gel was originally designed to provide an efficient source of heat for the soldier in the field. Fire Gel is considered safe aboard aircraft, odorless, smokeless, economical, non toxic and yet friendly to our environment. With an indefinite shelf life, Fire Gel is the perfect survival or recreational use. Fire Gel is a must for hunting, fishing, boating, camping, and cookouts. It works well in gel or solid fuel cookers to including Esbit Stoves and the US Military Canteen Cup Stove. MSDS report
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Tags: Canteen, Fire, Pyropac, spec, Testing