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#107785 - 12/08/08 07:58 PM True Lite Alcohol Stove, MSR???
frediver Offline
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Registered: 05/11/07
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Does anyone have any information about this stove, it is listed as an MSR stove on ebay.

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#107786 - 12/08/08 08:27 PM Re: True Lite Alcohol Stove, MSR??? [Re: frediver]
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The only thing MSR about this stove is the header on the ad. The seller has used MSR as a tag word and that's it.

Not sure whose design it is. Someone here will recognize it.
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#107787 - 12/08/08 08:56 PM Re: True Lite Alcohol Stove, MSR??? [Re: TomD]
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Registered: 04/05/04
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Loc: Australia

Interesting...
That looks a bit like one of several version of a type of stove I made last year. My reason for using a double tier was to reduce the spread of the flame I normally get with a Supercat and derivates.
I do find the inclusion of "MSR" offensive since it is a deliberate attempt to mislead potential buyers.
Franco




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#107788 - 12/08/08 09:23 PM Re: True Lite Alcohol Stove, MSR??? [Re: Franco]
frediver Offline
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I agree on the offensive aspect.
Cheap shot to rip someone trademark.

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#107789 - 12/08/08 11:20 PM Re: True Lite Alcohol Stove, MSR??? [Re: frediver]
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You see that a lot on eBay. People will string together a bunch of trademark or brand names with the intent of having their ad pop up when you search for a particular brand.
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#107790 - 12/09/08 08:43 AM Re: True Lite Alcohol Stove, MSR??? [Re: TomD]
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Registered: 03/04/04
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It is illegal on eBay and called Keyboard Spamming. It should be reported.

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#107791 - 12/10/08 08:05 PM Re: True Lite Alcohol Stove, MSR??? [Re: Franco]
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LOL MSR... hilarious.

I did lots of tests with a double tiered stove like this and never got any good results. I always came back to a single.
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