Reviews for Thermette Portable Outdoor Cooking System
Based On: 4 Reviews
09-08-2011Submitted by: alaska
The Thermette is cheap Chinese garbage. They must have sold their name to the Chinese. PLUS they won't give refunds.
06-30-2009Submitted by: stormpebbles
Re: new copper thermettes - these copper thermettes are absolute rubbish, they are badly constructed and and the handles can get u burned,
DON'T BUY one,
as of the 5/14/09 kelly kettle have their STAINLESS kelly kettle available , btw I'm from New Zealand and I have no affiliation with kk (but I buy and sell storm kettles so I know whats crap and whats not and I wouldn't use aluminum myself....
12-22-2006Submitted by: Mike A
A great water boiler/small stove for anybody who has a brain. Quit buying expensive fuel... it runs on wood, leaves, bark... Pretty much anything burnable. If you live in a salt-water environment, copper will stand up to salt water very well. No more fuel pumps, no more expensive fuel, no more clogged fuel lines, etc. It's amazing how simplicity has successfully stood the test of time.
03-09-2005Submitted by: okole
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The Thermette is a neat device which allows the kayak camper to use small sticks and twigs to boil water thus saving "canned fuels" for cooking chores. I have found that much of the time heating water for dehydrated foods or for washing dishes uses much of the fuel carried for my stove. The Thermette uses sticks and pine cones to boil 1/2 gal of water in a surprisingly short time. When I take mine on a camping trip with our club, everyone comments on the efficiency of the unit, and ask where can I get one?
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