Primus Essential Trail Stove 6008-740

Primus Essential Trail Stove

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Show Description

A stove with the essentials for backcountry cooks. The Primus Essential Trail Stove's broad support arms support larger pots and pans. A pressure-regulation valve ensures you have a consistent flame, even in the cold.

  • High-output burner is designed to evenly heat large pots and pans.
  • Pressure-regulation valve keeps consistent cooking power at low temps and high altitude.
  • Micro control valve allows precise temperature control for simmering and low-and-slow heating.
  • Integrated wind guard works well adverse conditions and provides a steady cooking base.

Tech specs

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Weight 112g
Ideal for
  • Backpacking
  • Canoe tripping
  • Kayak touring
  • Car camping
Burner components
  • Aluminum
  • Steel
Simmers Yes
Boil time

The average time it takes to boil 1L of water. Wind, air temperature and elevation will affect boil time in the field.

3.5 min

The output of any heat generating device is shown in BTUs (British Thermal Units) which measure the amount of heat energy needed to raise the temperature of 1lb. of water by 1°F.

Dimensions 10.8 x 6cm
Heat reflector

Heat reflectors are placed under the burner and reflect heat back up towards the cooking pot. This helps save fuel and speed cooking time.

Pot included No
Piezo ignition No
Fuel pump

Liquid fuel stoves require a fuel pump to pressurize the fuel tank.

Windscreen Yes
Made in Estonia