Optimus Crux Lite Stove 6017-258

Optimus Crux Lite Stove

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Shaving 11g off the original version, the Crux Lite Stove is at home alongside the rest of your ultralight backpacking gear. The large burner head distributes heat evenly and consistently, even in the cold or at alutitude, and the precise flame control simmers, boils, and everything in between.

  • Micro control valve allows for precise flame control.
  • Pot supports fold in for transport.
  • Burns for 90 minutes at maximum output with a 220g canister.
  • Includes a stove storage pouch.
  • Uses Optimus LPG canisters (available separately).

Tech specs

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Weight 72g
Ideal for Backpacking

Stoves are designed to burn specific fuels. All stoves should only be used with recommended fuels to prevent damage.

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 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 5.7 x 7.1cm
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 No
Additional feature(s) Ultralight
Made in Romania