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Old 03-29-2013, 11:08 PM   #1
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Single burner grill (propane) with wind shield?

I don't really want a big two-burner Coleman stove, but I'd like a single burner stove that would have some protection from wind. Any suggestions? All I see in the type with sides and back to protect from wind are two-burner stoves.
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Can not find any propane singles with wind shields, there are some nice single butane stoves.
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Someone I know has a portable wind shield but I've also never seen those available.

Which two-burner stoves are fairly compact and lightweight? (That people have used?)
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Not a grill but a single burner stove, either liquid fuel.

MSR Gourmet Cooking stoves

Solid Heat Reflector with Windscreen for MSRŪ liquid fuel and remote-burner canister stoves.

I have this stove and shield. It's very effective and simmers quite well.
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What my friend had was folding, in three or four sections. I'll have to see if I can find one. I don't really want a backpacking style burner as the pot doesn't sit as securely on one.

I think I can see why some people take the stove out of the camper- if you are going to carry a separate stove to cook outside, why double the weight?
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I think I can see why some people take the stove out of the camper- if you are going to carry a separate stove to cook outside, why double the weight?
I am 50/50 on cooking outside vs inside. Morning coffee always made on the stove inside. Nice to have the option on wet, windy cold days to cook inside the trailer. I use the main propane tank for both stoves so the additional weight (only abt 10lbs) & space taken for the small 2 burner outside stove (packs up flat and fits in a hatch )really isnt a big issue and its really nice to have the flexibly.

A couple of other makes to look at are Camp Chef and Stansport. Outdoorgearlab.com has some camping Stove reviews which are worth a read.
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Here's one that's a little different than the normal single burner stove. Not sure if this would meet your needs though.
Amazon.com: Solo Stove: Ultra Light Weight Wood Gas Backpacking Stove, Emergency Survival Stove, Wood Burning Camping Stove: Sports & Outdoors
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I use a wind shield for Dutch oven cooking that would work for any small propane stove. Go to the roofing section at Home Depot or Lowes and buy a roll of aluminum valley. Cut a length that will make a circle about 2' across. Put a binder clip on the top and bottom overlapped edges. Put the stove in the middle, no wind. For storage, roll the shield up tight and use the binder clips to hold it compressed.

Amerimax Home Products 10 in. x 10 ft. Mill Finish Aluminum Roll Valley-68310 at The Home Depot
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How about this one?
Cabela's: Camp Chef Butane One-Burner Stove
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How about this one. It's two burner but offers some wind protection and is pretty small.

Coleman 3000001224 14 000 BTU Basic Propane 2 Burner Camping Camp Stove | eBay
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Then you have this, a stove that can charge your iPhone
BioLite CampStove Charges iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad with Fire!
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I looked on the Coleman page and they have that small 2 burner for less than Ebay.
Coleman - Coleman- PerfectFlow

I agree with cpaharley that little Biolite is a nice unit. It also has an optional grill attachment. Quite an invention. Seriously looking at getting one this spring.
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Spring is here, ooops, I see you are further north, maybe in 2 weeks? Let us know how it works.
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Here's their site where you can buy the Biolite and grill.
New Portable Gril Features - BioLite Stove

Also REI is their only retailer.
biolite at REI - FREE SHIPPING With $50 minimum purchase.
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