Originally Posted By WyOutdoors
So if a guy decided to go with a pop can stove of some sort what's the big difference in designs?

Some alcohol stoves are pressurized, some are not. The open top ones are less fuel efficient.

All alcohol stoves are banned when campfires are banned... at that point it's good to have a iso-pro type canister stove to use.
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