Make Your Own Cheap and Efficient Rocket Stove

Laura Cochrane

I'm a DIY editor at Instructables and I used to be an editor at MAKE and CRAFT. I like hiking, biking, rock climbing, and etymology.

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By Laura Cochrane

I'm a DIY editor at Instructables and I used to be an editor at MAKE and CRAFT. I like hiking, biking, rock climbing, and etymology.

678 Articles

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Keith Levy of New Zealand whipped up this neat little rocket stove out of two small cans cut and fit together inside of a larger can. He says:

I love cooking on an open flame and I love rocket stoves. That doesn’t make me a pyrothingamee, it just means I like getting back to basics. In fact if I don’t get back to basics at least once a day then it hasn’t been a good day.

I like that! So much that I made it large:

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The stove uses twigs as fuel.

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