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Re: Alcohol stoves in use?

Originally Posted by VK540 View Post
I was just checking out the Orion on the net and comparing it to a propane stove and oven. The BTU rating of the oven on the alcohol system is 5000 BTU and the propane oven was 10,000 BTU. Quite a difference in the rating but I am not sure if any cooking would require more than the 5000 BTU?
Are they the same size? Divide the power rating (BTWs) by the volume of each oven (or perhaps its surface area) for a better comparison.
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