Picking a Camp Stove for a Bug Out Location

Propane Coleman Camp Stove

Some kind of long term disaster has happened, you and your family have almost depleted the food and water reserves at your home, now it’s time to make a decision, stay or go?  Its time to go.

Your family loads whatever gear, food and water you have left in the truck, car or SUV, then you hit the road.  You get to the Bug Out Location, unload your gear, now what?  You cook a good hot meal on your camp stove, that’s what.

Never underestimate the power of a good hot meal on moral.  The smell and sight of cooking food does something to the human mind, it relaxes us.  The effect of cooking food might have something to do when we led a hunter-gather lifestyle.  The hunters would come back to camp with a leg quarter off a horse, deer or a chunk of meat off a mastodon.  The meat was cooked over an open fire for everyone in the group to partake.

Ok, so what kind of stove do you store at the Bug Out Location?  This needs to be at least a dual burner stove, something large enough you can cook a full meal on.

Coleman Perfectflow Stove

One stove I own is the Coleman PerfectFlow insta-Start grill stove, the one with the built on griddle. After cooking some sausage on the griddle, the grease drain pan almost filled up, and the griddle was difficult to clean. The grease dried in the corners of the griddle and was difficult to get out.

A buddy of mine has the Coleman perfect flow stove without the griddle. Adjusting the gas was a little difficult, as the burner was to be all the way on, or off, there seemed to be almost no fine adjustment.  While cooking on my buddies stove we used a griddle to cook the boudain and sausage. The griddle helped the grease drain off without dripping into the burners and made clean up a breeze.

The difference between the built in griddle and griddle we used on the perfect flow stove, is that the built in griddle has openings the grease can drain between. With the solid griddle you just wipe the warm grease off, wash and you are done.

One of the issues with this stove is it burned a lot of fuel.  Compared to the Coleman425, the Perfectflow seemed to use an excessive amount of fuel.

Coleman 425 Camp Stove

Coleman propane stove

The Coleman 425 is a classic liquid fuel camp stove that can also use a propane adapter.  This allows the stove to use either Coleman fuel, or propane.

The propane adapters for a liquid fuel stove are about $30.

A hose to go from a 20 pound propane bottle to the adapter is about $25.  This allows the Coleman 425 to use 20 pound propane bottles.

For a cost of about $100 you could have a liquid fuel stove that can also use 1 pound or 20 pound propane bottles. Stock a couple 20 pound propane bottles along with several 1 pound propane bottles and you have a quick cooking solution.

I have no idea how many meals have been cooked on my personal Coleman 425 camp stove.  It has been used for everything from camping to cooking after a hurricane.  For example, my Coleman 425 camp stove was used for cooking after Hurricanes Ike, Rita and Harvey.

Final Thoughts

One of the main reasons why I prefer propane over liquid camp fuel, propane will store just about forever. I would say propane can store “forever”, but you are limited to the capability of the storage tank. If let outside tanks, and especially if sitting on the ground the metal tanks can rust to the point where they can no longer hold the pressure of the propane. If all possible, keep your propane tanks stored in a cool dry place, such as a shed, and out of direct sunlight.

There are a lot of good stoves out there. Nobody is saying you “have” to go buy the best of the best. My liquid Coleman 425 camp stove is over 20 years old, a buddy of mine has a coleman liquid fuel stove that uses a propane adapter. My buddies stove is well over 25 years old and still going strong.

If you look around there are some low cost and second hand good quality propane stoves out there. Ebay, the local pawn shops,,,, are all good places to find inexpensive gear.

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Portable Stainless Steel Camping Wood Alcohol Burning Stove Outdoor Picnic BBQ

$19.98
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Features

  • MPN: Does Not Apply
  • Suitable For: Outdoor
  • Style: Pocket Stove
  • Type: Wood
  • Material: Stainless Steel
  • Features: Portable

2 Portable Camping Stoves Backpacking Stove with Piezo Ignition Adjustable Valve

$14.59
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Features

  • Model: AT6312-A*2
  • Custom Bundle: No
  • Style: Pocket Stove
  • Material: Stainless Steel
  • Type: Liquefied Gas
  • Features: Portable
  • MPN: Does Not Apply
  • Number of Burners: 1
  • Suitable For: Outdoor
  • UPC: 727536423485

3500W Portable Gas Camping Stove Butane Propane Burner Outdoor Hiking Picnic

$17.09
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Features

  • Features: Portable
  • Type: Gasoline
  • Material: Stainless Steel
  • Style: Pocket Stove
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: China
  • MPN: H51800HI
  • Suitable For: Outdoor
  • UPC: Does not apply

Titanium Ultralight Outdoor Camping Folding Wood Stove Backpack Travel Stove

$25.60
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Features

  • Model: Open Flame Wood
  • Number of Burners: 1
  • MPN: Does Not Apply
  • Style: Pocket Stove
  • Suitable For: Outdoor
  • Custom Bundle: No
  • Type: Wood
  • Material: Titanium
  • Features: Folding & Lightweight
  • UPC: Does not apply

Portable Gas Cooking Propane Stove Outdoor Camping Butane Hiking Picnic Burner

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  • Style: Pocket Stove
  • Type: Gasoline
  • Features: Portable
  • MPN: Does Not Apply
  • Number of Burners: 1
  • Suitable For: Outdoor
  • UPC: Does not apply

Portable Gas Camping Stove Butane Propane Burner Outdoor Hiking Picnic+Cookwar

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Features

  • Features: Portable
  • MPN: JV1521405W71X6117
  • Suitable For: Outdoor
  • Type: Camping Cook Set
  • Material: Aluminum Alloy
  • Style: Pocket Stove
  • UPC: Does not apply

MSR WHISPERLITE STOVE

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Coghlan's Emergency Stove & 24 Fuel Tablets, Camping Emergency Survival Camp Kit

★★★★★
$9.99
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Features

  • MPN: 9560
  • Type: Solid Fuel
  • Style: Stove System
  • Features: Lightweight
  • UPC: 056389095601

User reviews

Making Bug Out Bags for the Wife and I (guess you can never be too cautious) and bought two of these. Just received them and two packs of 12 alcohol pellets (24 total) are packed inside of each stove when folded up. The first picture has the 1rst stove with it's 24 alcohol fuel pods packed inside and the 2nd stove's fuel packs behind it. I have not used these in a camping situation, but took one outside and lit an alcohol fuel cell and it burned well for 6 - 7 minutes. To my hand it put out a nice amount of heat and i would think it would easily make 8 - 12oz of water hot. Lit a lighter on the fuel pod for a few seconds and it did not light. Needs a little more. Took a Q-tip (100% cotton) tip, ripped it off, rubbed in some petroleum jelly to make a little fire starter which lit up quickly and all was good. I am sure if the lighter was on for a few seconds longer, the fuel pod would light.
A little bigger than an authentic Esbit stove, but essentially the same. The included heat tabs (24 of them) make this well worth the price. Light to carry, easy to use. Well made, and should last a long time. I've used it on camping trips, and it hasnt let me down. I've cooked fish, coffee, ramen noodles, canned ravioli, all with no problems.


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2 Portable Camping Stoves Backpacking Stove with Piezo Ignition Adjustable Valve

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Features

  • Model: AT6312-A*2
  • Features: Portable
  • Custom Bundle: No
  • MPN: Does Not Apply
  • Style: Pocket Stove
  • Number of Burners: 1
  • Material: Stainless Steel
  • Type: Liquefied Gas
  • Suitable For: Outdoor
  • UPC: 727536423485

Portable Stainless Steel Folding Wood Burning Camp Stove with Pocket Fire Bellow

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Features

  • Modified Item: No
  • Features: Foldable
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: China
  • MPN: Does Not Apply
  • Style: Pocket Stove
  • Number of Burners: 1
  • Material: Stainless Steel
  • Type: Wood
  • Suitable For: Outdoor
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Coleman Eventemp 3 Burner Propane Stove

★★★★★
$179.99
$119.00
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Description

  • Portable propane stove fits two 12 inch pans or three 8 inch pans at once for variety of meals
  • 3 adjustable even temp burners radiate heat evenly across the stove for consistent performance
  • Adjustable wind block panels shield the flame from wind and fold down as side tables
  • Pressure control and fuel efficiency technologies ensure consistent performance...

    User reviews

    Your browser does not support HTML5 video.  Why Coleman, why? This is a bigger, heavier stove than the 2 burner, but for some reason Coleman decided to not put their traditional clamp down clasp to open and shut the lid. They instead placed a cheap plastic button. Upon opening the box it opened when I went to close it immediately popped back open, as seen in video. So of course I pressed down harder next time. Picked up the grill and everything inside fell out when the lid opened. I love how big it is and the even heat feature, but if my husband can not rig a way to keep the lid shut (which we should not have to do) it will have to go back. If you order another it will be the same way. Shame on you Coleman for reducing the quality while trying to save a buck. SHAME!!
    I used to sell camp stoves, and I own many. For perspective, I have a vintage 60s Coleman 3 burner liquid gas stove (AKA "The Beast") and a modern base level match light Coleman propane 2 burner. The Eventemp is my go-to. Boils water quickly on high and simmers low. Works well in between too when cooking on cast iron. Much easier to control the flame than either of the others I mentioned. No camp stove I've encountered regulates as well as a home range, unless it's pro grade and pricey. The Eventemp works as well with a 1lb bottle as it does with a 20lb tank. I find it very fuel efficient. The middle burner is perfect for keeping a griddle evenly heated or a smaller pan or pot simmering while cooking on another. Don't expect three equal and even burners though - you can look at it's dimensions and plainly see that's not what's intended. On the other hand, this is only slightly broader than a typical 2 burner yet fits on nearly any camp kitchen (most are designed for 2 burner stoves, not wide 3s). It's not like a traditional 3 burner - the middle burner on the Eventemp is more like the bridge element on a glass stovetop for griddles. When using a griddle, whether the one customized for this stove or another, turn your side burners down low and let the middle burner do the work or you'll have blackened pancakes. The electric start is handy - I don't need to hunt for my lighter each time. The price is high, but commensurate with what you get. I'm very satisfied with this stove and may replace my lesser 2 burner with a second Eventemp.Update: I bought a second one. I run one on a tank and the other on a refillable bottle. I've cooked for groups over 20 people easily. If you like griddle cooking, get the one made for this stove. Pancakes are a breeze with it.


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Coleman 2-Burner Classic Liquid Fuel Stove

★★★★★
$195.90
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User reviews

This is the real deal if you are looking for a stove as good as Coleman used to make - because they still make it. The reviews here that say otherwise are malarkey. I bought a Coleman 425E stove in 1971. I've used it a lot and it still works fine. I recently bought the Coleman 425 listed here for my son. I did a detailed examination of both stoves side by side. Here is what I found comparing the new to the old.* The metal box of the new stove is exactly the same size, strength, and construction.* The embossed markings say, "Coleman 425, Wichita Kansas, made in USA." (Not China.) Old: Same except "425E".* They added an arrow and "OFF" marking for the left burner control. That's an improvement.* Much better paint. Appears to be a thick enamel with a rough alligator surface. Old: Much thinner paint, and light green color.* The hinges look exactly the same.* The crimp of the rivets looks slightly less finished. May be just as strong, but doesn't look as good.* The latch for the top is exactly the same as the old stove.* The heat shield below the burners is painted green. Old: Was silver.* The carburetor that the fuel pipe goes into, inside the box, is round instead of square. Probably less likely to leak.* The carburetor is mounted to the back of the box instead of the bottom, which makes it much easier to clean underneath.* The grill is easily removed for cleaning. Old: Could not remove.* The grill has three heavier cross pieces, and they rest on the front and back of the box for better support. The web picture doesn't show this. Old: Two thinner cross pieces.* The wind deflectors that fold out from the top are thinner and one inch shorter in height. Definitely not as good, but still look adequate.* The wire clips for the wind deflectors lock in the closed position against the top so they don't flop around. That's better.* The carrying handle on the box can be left down without causing the fuel tank to stick too far out and leak fuel. That's much better.* The filler cap on the fuel tank has been moved so it cannot be filled while cooking. That's much safer.* The pump has a neoprene gasket for a better seal. Old: The leather gasket tended to dry out and had to be removed and oiled.* The pump is removed from the tank for service by twisting a plastic insert with tabs. Old: Was mounted with metal and less likely to break.* The tank is chained to the box so it can't get lost. That's a pain, but it is simple to cut off the chain.* The fuel flow knob is bigger and reshaped for better control.Tip 1: Buy a welder's striker to keep in the stove to light the burners. You want to remove the round cup around the striker for easier use, so don't buy this cheap one where the cup holds it together. http://smile.amazon.com/Hot-Max-24172-Striker-Replacement/dp/B005TGNFE8/ref=sr_1_2?s=hi&ie=UTF8&qid=1408388303&sr=1-2&keywords=welding+strikerTip 2: This Classic stove is actually smaller by ½ inch in all three dimensions than Coleman's "Compact" duel fuel model.Coleman is noted for supplying replacement parts. I bought a new pump for my old stove just to have a spare, though the original still works. I gave the new stove to my son and expect his to last a lifetime too. Over all, the new stove is as good in quality as my old one, and offers some significant improvements. Coleman's reputation for quality continues with this stove.
OK, I've not yet fired this stove up, but I would like to comment that this stove arrived in perfect condition. When ordering, my biggest concern was that I wondered if this would compare to the bygone days of legendary Coleman quality. I am not disappointed, the fit and finish is fine and the metal seems heavy and durable.This 425 Classic seems every bit as good as the stoves of days past, great paint and just that "Classic" look and feel. If I have any problems when lighting, (highly unlikely) I will submit an update to this review. At this point I am very pleased, the stove sits on my workbench in the garage, every time I walk by pleasant memories are kindled, I grew up with Coleman!


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Coleman Camping Stove | FyreCadet Propane Portable Stove, 2-Burner

★★★★★
$226.80
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  • Made of the highest quality materials
  • Camping cooking stoves
  • Another quality Coleman product

User reviews

I really don't ever write reviews, however I am going to take the time to do so today. We have had our camp stove for a year now. We have used it quite a few times over the last year. Just recently returned from a camping trip. It isn't about who is cooking or how advanced of a cook you are. I consider my self a very experienced at home chef. When we camp we cook everything from steaks to soups. This stove is impossible to control the heat setting and any good cook knows you at least need to be able to do that. There is no low setting. If you cook an egg you have to either hold the control while cooking to minimize the heat or lift the pan up to prevent burning. My cast Iron pan is a mess! It only cooks at really high heat. I am now online to buy a new one. I put a lot of research into buying this camp stove and it has been a big disappointment:(
I own several Coleman stoves. This one does not fit my cooking style. I've tried to cook bacon, eggs, pancakes, grilled cheese, hamburgers, soup, spaghetti and sauce, roast vegetables, and other things. The only things that turned out well were things that can tolerate super high heat: soup, spaghetti (lots of water), roast vegetables. All of the other things burned, seared, scorched, and were otherwise ruined. This is with me fiddling with the knob to turn it as low as possible without going out.Pros:Does it stay lit? Yes, it's basically always on high.Does it get hot? Yes, extremely hot and can boil water rapidly.Cons:I like to eat the food when I am done heating it.Eggs turn out scorched on the outside and runny on the inside (excluding the yolk). Scrambled eggs are extra difficult because you can't leave them alone.


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Camp Chef Big Gas Grill

★★★★★
$299.99
$268.10
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Features

  • Matchless ignition - 38" x 16" cooking surface - Cooking surface area: 608 square inches

Description

  • Matchless ignition - 38" x 16" cooking surface - Cooking surface area: 608 square inches
  • Patented Wind Baffle Burner Technology, Appliance-style temperature controls
  • Three cast aluminum burners - 90,000 total BTU/r
  • Removable independent leveling legs
  • Includes removable Grill Box - BB90L - Includes Hose & Regulator

User reviews

My Purpose - Purchased this grill for when we go campingI really like using this grill and so far I am happy with the quality of products Camp Chef makes.Pros - Good quality build, everything is on the heavy side. Very versitile (as you buy different surfaces/add-ons). Easy to put together and set up. All the burners lit lighting quick when starting it up. Does the job well (cooking) with all the surfaces I've used. Getting the right temp setting was a little tricky but I chalked that up to being new to this grill. I found myself going up and down a little bit with the heat knob more than usual using other grills.It came with the grill box - very nice also seems of good quality.I bought the two burner size griddle (will write a delegate review for that). But I recommend it... great for breakfast cooking.Cons- they should include the carry bags. Luckily they are relatively inexpensive and fit the equipment very well. I think it should also come with the leg levelers ALSO sold separate for a few dollars.Here and there - leveling is important especially with griddle cooking so the grease drains properly. Which is why I think it should come with the leg levelers.
I don’t normally give reviews but this was so bad that I had to. The stove and legs completely rusted within 6 months of use. We contacted the company and they said there was nothing they could do and they don’t cover rust. Regardless, it should not have rusted out that quickly. We had only used it 10 times. Worst customer service. They told us to scour it and paint it with high heat paint. Why didn’t they do that when they made it. Its peeling away and the bottom rusted through. We even stored it under a covered porch.


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Guide Gear Heavy-Duty Park-Style Charcoal BBQ Grill for Camping, Outdoor Cooking, Backyard, Patio, Camp Grilling Barbecues, Large

★★★★★
$197.99
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Description

  • PARK-STYLE BARBECUE GRILL – Have a park-style barbecue right at home, whenever you want it with the Guide Gear Park-style Charcoal Grill. It’s modeled after the iconic grills found in parks.
  • DESIGNED FOR EASY-USE – Designed for easy use with the simple use of charcoal to fire up the grill, use this outdoor barbecue grill for camping, cooking and grilling in your backyard or...

    User reviews

    As described. Pole is heavy, firebox and grill a little light. Will likely last for years, but not a lifetime as those found in the park.
    Easy to assemble and put in. I took a Dremel and cut off the top of the back handle columns so that I could put the grate totally verticle for putting in charcoal. Metal is a little thin but adequate. After only 2 uses, there is already some surface rust on the bolts holding the grill to the pole but it doesn't look like it is going to be a major issue. I would recommend buying one of those cheap covers if you are worried about it. Overall, I expect it to last at least a few years.


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TITAN GREAT OUTDOORS Steel Fire Ring with Grate, Heavy-Duty Fire Pit and Grill for Camping (36")

★★★★★
$149.99
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Features

  • GREAT FOR COOKING: Woodfired meals provide bold flavor and juicy taste. They capture the delectable savor of smoke, char, and sap. Enjoy delicious woodfired cooking with Titan Outdoors steel fire ring. Its sturdy grate is wide enough to accommodate meats and vegetables. You can also set a cast iron skillet on top of it to make eggs, bacon, and pancakes!
  • LONGLASTING CONSTRUCTION: You need a fire pit you can rely on. At Titan Outdoors, our fire ring is built from heavyduty, 10gauge, thick rolled steel. It is comparable to the longlasting grills used by the US Forest Service. This round, steel fire ring is coated with hightemperature paint that will prevent rust for years to come!
  • SWIVEL GRATE: This woodburning fire pit goes beyond roasting weenies and marshmallows. You can cook sausages and steaks to succulent perfection. With its rotating grate, youll be able to evenly and thoroughly cook your food throughout. It swivels a full 180 degrees. This grate has a convenient handle for onehand operation. When youre done cooking, just swivel the grate out of the fire.
  • PORTABLE: Theres nothing better than sitting around the fire, telling ghost stories and roasting marshmallows. However, having to build a fire pit can be tedious. Titan Outdoors Steel Fire Ring eliminates that hassle for you. Its lightweight, so you can take it with you anywhere. It has 2 anchor pins that let you tip back the fire ring for easy cleaning. These pins also help prevent theft.

Description

  • GREAT FOR COOKING: Woodfired meals provide bold flavor and juicy taste. They capture the delectable savor of smoke, char, and sap. Enjoy delicious woodfired cooking with Titan Outdoors steel fire ring. Its sturdy grate is wide enough to accommodate meats and vegetables. You can also set a cast iron skillet on top of it to make eggs, bacon, and pancakes!
  • LONGLASTING...

    User reviews

    Considering the kits cost $599 this was an affordable option. I purchased retaining wall block from my local box hardware chain for $1.98 per. the bottom layer was 13, second layer 12. And i cut one to fit the gap. Circular saw with with wet/dry masonry blade worked like a charm, like a hot knife through butter..lolI was going to leave it like that with two rows but decided to go back and buy the caps, they were $2 a pop. 13 did the top nicely. I did have to modify it slightly, Their are two metal "Ears" welded on the outside near the bottom. They made it near impossible to slide the insert in and out while setting up the blocks. So I just cut them off.After that it slid in and out without issue. Use Locktite PL500 to secure them, it's solid as hell after the glue dried.All in all a solid unit, built for it for around $230 and worth every penny....
    No where near the 60lb advertised weight, but sturdy. Smooth pivot, beefy grates could be a bit closer together...we lost a few dogs to the depths of Lucifers coals when they rolled through the grate.We immediately painted our with high temp paint to prevent rusting, one can is enough. We did not paint the top of the grates being food grease should stop the rust.It seems easy enough to modify to adjust the height of the grate, but the easier way is to build the fire to one side ans push coals under the grate to set the heat.Put a cast iron griddle on the grate to make breakfast and you can do all your meals on it and leave the kitchen clean!


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Pilot Rock 30" Commercial Park Campfire Ring FSWBH30/7 - Park Grill - Made in The USA -

★★★★★
$239.99
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Description

  • Fully welded steel ring and swivel cooking grate with non-toxic high temp black enamel finish.
  • Single level swivel cooking grate. Easy one hand operation
  • Works as steel insert to your landscape block firepit. (Landscape blocks not included)
  • Simple installation, build your landscape block firepit (per block mfg. specs), with a 30 1/2" inside diameter to desired...

    User reviews

    The ring had the black paint dripping all over. Very poor painting.There was no Red metal placard showing that it was made by pilot Rock, USA. Looks very cheap hence it most likely was made in China.
    Very sturdy ring.This one is 7 gauge steel 3/16 inch.The Titan ring is only 10 gauge steel.To make the fire pit: 12 stones all the way around. 3 tiers high was 36 blocks (4in x 11in flagstone retaining wall block) $2.38 a piece from big box hardware inc.Flattened the ground, dug down an inch or so, placed the rocks around the pit as we built it up.Took about an hour and a half and that includes the trip to get the blocks.Burned a great fire in it the first night and it snowed the next day.


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Pilot Rock 24 Inch Heavy Duty Steel Ground Fire Pit Ring Insert Liner and Metal Cooking Grate for Grilling, Camping, and Backyard Bonfires, Black

★★★★★
$177.48
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Features

  • Manufacturer: ‎Pilot Rock
  • Part Number: ‎Na
  • Item model number: ‎FS-24/6
  • Size: ‎6
  • Color: ‎Black
  • Item Package Quantity: ‎1
  • PARK-STYLE FIRE RING: Fire pit ring insert brings back the iconic look and function of backyard bonfires with family and friends this season
  • PROTECT YOUR FIREPIT: Liner stops heat exposure from drying out firepit walls for added structural integrity and long-lasting use
  • HEAVY-DUTY STEEL CONSTRUCTION: 1-inch-wide top flange and thick steel grate bars offer quality craftsmanship, durability, and strength
  • SWIVEL COOKING GRATE: 180-degree swivel grate conveniently swings out of the way to build or clean up a fire and back over for optimal cooking

Description

  • PARK-STYLE FIRE RING: Fire pit ring insert brings back the iconic look and function of backyard bonfires with family and friends this season
  • PROTECT YOUR FIREPIT: Liner stops heat exposure from drying out firepit walls for added structural integrity and long-lasting use
  • HEAVY-DUTY STEEL CONSTRUCTION: 1-inch-wide top flange and thick steel grate bars offer quality...

    User reviews

    I wanted to wait to review this fire ring until I've had a chance to use it a few times. Great ring, don't regret buying it. Upon delivery, my husband just pulled it out of the box and it was pretty much ready to use. If you've been camping in a campground at all, you will recognize this as the same "official" type that's used in lots of campgrounds, with a grate/grill to set things on and cook stuff. I burned in it a handful of times and it seems pretty good. No bubbling or peeling of the paint (yet).Pros:Heavy but not so heavy that it's a task to moveYou can move it around when you need a new burn spot or to put it awayGood WeldsSeems like it'll last for a whileCons:Small-ishThis ring is the perfect size for me but if you're looking for something to maybe sit a bunch of people around or you just want a big ring get the next size or so.UPDATE: Well, it's been a couple of years. I have moved and I took it with me. I have burned in this too many times to count and it's still perfection.
    Perfect for cooking over a fire!


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BALI OUTDOORS Wood Burning Fire Pit Backyard with Cooking Grill, 32in, Black, 24in

★★★★★
$168.99
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Description

  • 【Multi-Functional Design】This wood burning fire pit  is exclusive to BALI OUTDOORS, please identify the brand logo when you buy. Grill swivels 360 degrees, make Swing it left or right possible. Grill adjusts up and down, fixed by screws
  • 【Humanized Design】The Black round fire pit designed with outer ledge around the central fire area allowing for convenient access to drinks and...

    User reviews

    After much research and thought about my needs and desires, this pit checked all boxes.Well made with good materials. Easy, very easy assembly which isn’t much. Well packed for shipment.Proper design for strong fires. Excellent ventilation.Foot rail for toasty tootsies.Flat ring around top edge for feet, drinks, ???Fantastic, very adjustable, sturdy cooking rack. Up, down, side to side, easily removed. Fire cooked food tastes better.Pit itself has wire rack holding burning wood off bottom. My theory is the less direct hot fire against metal, the longer it will last. Good bed of ash works well. Good, quality materials but still I’m looking long term. Weather here is coastal northern CA so never too hot, never too cold. Useable year round.Keep covered. Don’t allow rain/snow fall collect in the bottom.I strongly advise adding their coverage when buying the pit. The cover is also well made and good materials.It’s pretty.Not heavy so easily relocated.Their phone and email support is very good.Time will tell but so far friends, neighbors and I are having fireside chats such as humans have done since building fires.This is where and how 2020 was acknowledged.I see many weenie roast ahead.ThanksNo idea why some photos are odd.UPDATE...March....Still thrilled. Amazing how much folks enjoy sitting fireside and actually having conversations, enjoying their neighbors. Two rules here in my garden...no politics/no religion.Both unresolvable. Will only divide. It works. Opens the world to everything else.See? I told you...this pit is fire’s magic.Thanks.
    Assembled on the deck - will move it when the snow is gone - living in ND and it's still March. I have nothing bad to say about it even though I have 4 small screws left but all instructions were followed. I hope to have visitors and this will be a delight to have in the 80 acre front yard! There is a river 4/10 of a mile away and I'm considering putting one down there as it would be nice to go down, have a fire, cook stakes or warm up beans etc and hot dogs by the river.


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30 in Fire Pit Outdoor with Cooking Grate 2 in 1 Wood Burning Fire Pits Steel Firepit Bowl Outside with Swivel BBQ Grill, Spark Screen, Poker for Backyard Garden Bonfire Patio

$139.99
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  • Great Firepit for BBQ Grill- Overall Size: Dia 30in x 31in H, large fire bowl size: Dia 25in x 11in depth. Designed for dual-purpose use, includes a cooking grid for convenient grilling and a mesh screen for safety. Diamond-shaped mesh holes provide better air circulation for a longer-lasting burning
  • Swivel Cooking Grate - Made of ceramic has the characteristics of harmless,...