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[*] posted on 4-27-2017 at 08:30 PM
Camp Chef 2 burner stove


Since most of my camping is now going to be out of the truck with a family of four and I seem to have given away all my old Colemans I have been looking at the bigger 2 burner stoves.... with the truck and the space I have and the fact that we like to cook they seem pretty great.
Heck, I'm carrying enough fridge/freezer space to go days on end with food and beverages.

I could get by with a smaller and less expensive set up, too, but having that space to throw the cast iron on is great.

I always seem to have a BBQ grill with me, too, that some rocks circled up make for great BBQ'ing or sometimes I bring the mini-Weber but I like the rocks for ease of use and if I want a lid on something foil works.

I have had a guy recommend the Jetboil stoves but some of the reviews of them are not so great and they are expensive.

Dilemmas....
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[*] posted on 4-27-2017 at 08:37 PM


Get a cast iron combo grill/griddle. Can use it over the campfire or on the propane stove.

https://www.amazon.com/Lodge-LPGI3-Reversible-Griddle-10-44-...

[Edited on 4-28-2017 by bajaguy]
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[*] posted on 4-27-2017 at 09:18 PM


Quote: Originally posted by bajaguy  
Get a cast iron combo grill/griddle. Can use it over the campfire or on the propane stove.

https://www.amazon.com/Lodge-LPGI3-Reversible-Griddle-10-44-...

[Edited on 4-28-2017 by bajaguy]


Most definitely.... on the list for my trip to San Diego end of May.... probably a dutch oven, too.
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[*] posted on 4-27-2017 at 09:20 PM


Primes, Coleman, camp chef,... used 'em all.
They are low tech, and virtually identical,.. suggest you select on price.
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[*] posted on 4-27-2017 at 09:23 PM


I hit mine with a swipe of canola oil when heated up and before grilling, easier to get food off when cooked

Quote: Originally posted by soulpatch  
Quote: Originally posted by bajaguy  
Get a cast iron combo grill/griddle. Can use it over the campfire or on the propane stove.

https://www.amazon.com/Lodge-LPGI3-Reversible-Griddle-10-44-...

[Edited on 4-28-2017 by bajaguy]


Most definitely.... on the list for my trip to San Diego end of May.... probably a dutch oven, too.
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[*] posted on 4-27-2017 at 09:26 PM


I have used a "Partner's Stove" made for river running; indestructible, comes with its' own stand, and also comes with a 'blaster'..... combination propane burner and jet engine on its' own propane lead. The blaster can boil an extra-large cowboy coffee pot in less than 5 minutes, and turn a dutch oven into rubbish if you're not careful (blackened catfish was my specialty). Highly recommended. 4-burner. Have used it from The Salmon and Snake, the Colorado/Green rivers, and Baja. Still as good as new. Research the company, they're the real deal. Also have 2-burners as well, but better to have and not need than need and not have, que no? Happy cooking.
http://www.elementoutfitters.com/Partner-Steel-4-Burner-Fold...






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[*] posted on 4-27-2017 at 09:33 PM


Wow, that is what I am talking about! I like that a lot.... when I am more awake tomorrow I am going to do some homework on that.
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[*] posted on 4-27-2017 at 09:41 PM


Quote: Originally posted by mtgoat666  
Primes, Coleman, camp chef,... used 'em all.
They are low tech, and virtually identical,.. suggest you select on price.


Thanks, kind of what I am concluding.... I do like the 4 burner suggest above.... looks really functional and well built.
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Quote: Originally posted by soulpatch  
Quote: Originally posted by mtgoat666  
Primes, Coleman, camp chef,... used 'em all.
They are low tech, and virtually identical,.. suggest you select on price.


Thanks, kind of what I am concluding.... I do like the 4 burner suggest above.... looks really functional and well built.


4 burners for one family car camping? If I need a 4 burner stove, I will stay home!

On car camping trips requiring cooking for double-digit crowds, we bring multiple stoves.
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[*] posted on 4-27-2017 at 10:24 PM


Quote: Originally posted by bajabuddha  
I have used a "Partner's Stove" made for river running; indestructible, comes with its' own stand, and also comes with a 'blaster'..... combination propane burner and jet engine on its' own propane lead. The blaster can boil an extra-large cowboy coffee pot in less than 5 minutes, and turn a dutch oven into rubbish if you're not careful (blackened catfish was my specialty). Highly recommended. 4-burner. Have used it from The Salmon and Snake, the Colorado/Green rivers, and Baja. Still as good as new. Research the company, they're the real deal. Also have 2-burners as well, but better to have and not need than need and not have, que no? Happy cooking.
http://www.elementoutfitters.com/Partner-Steel-4-Burner-Fold...


Those deep stove cavities are hard to clean. I prefer the stoves w/o recessed areas.
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