Augusta
Augusta
Manufacturer
Locally manufactured

The Augusta Wood Stove is a portable metal stove designed to be light and make cooking easy. It has one burner that supports several sizes of pots, with internal and external protection to keep the surface cool during the cooking. Includes a rocket combustion chamber, an iron grid for firewood support and airflow.

IWA tiers of performance
Show subtiers
2
Emissions
2
Efficiency
1
Indoor emissions
3
Safety
Information for consumers
Maximum pot capacity
10 L
Approximate lifetime
2 years
People fed per meal
3-10
Pot type accommodated
(Flat bottom/Round bottom)
Both
Countries deployed
Bolivia
Common foods cooked
Boiled
Manufacturer's warranty available?
No
General information
Manufactured in
Bolivia
Suggested retail price
USD 40-45
Dimensions (l/w/h)
400/280/380 mm
Weight
3.5 kg
Shipping dimensions
420/300/400 mm
Shipping weight
4.0 kg
Local assembly possible?
No
Includes instructions?
Yes
Instruction details
Each stove contains a user and maintenance guide, with drawings and instructions in Spanish
Other information
The warranty depends on the local manufacture enterprise
Characteristics
Side-feed, Non-traditional, Household, Portable, Rocket
Fuels
Wood
Materials
Metal
Performance details
IWA emissions  
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
IWA high power CO 8.277 g/MJ-del 8.277 g/MJ-del 1
IWA high power PM 352.12 mg/MJ-del 352.12 mg/MJ-del 1
IWA low power CO 0.0612 g/min/L 0.0612 g/min/L 1
IWA low power PM 2.048 mg/min/L 2.048 mg/min/L 1
IWA efficiency  
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
IWA high power thermal efficiency 32.87 % 32.87 % 1
IWA low power specific consumption 0.035 MJ/min/L 0.035 MJ/min/L 1
IWA indoor emissions  
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
IWA CO 0.613 g/min 0.613 g/min 1
IWA PM 26.168 mg/min 26.168 mg/min 1
Efficiency, energy consumption and fuel use
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
Cold start thermal efficiency 31.96 % 31.96 % 1
Hot start thermal efficiency 33.79 % 33.79 % 1
Simmer thermal efficiency 26.105 % 26.105 % 1
Specific fuel consumption cold start 62.974 g/L 62.974 g/L 1
Specific fuel consumption hot start 59.621 g/L 59.621 g/L 1
Temp-corrected specific consumption cold start 64.98 g/L 64.98 g/L 1
Temp-corrected specific consumption hot start 62.05 g/L 62.05 g/L 1
Temp-corrected specific energy cons cold start 1197.68 kJ/L 1197.68 kJ/L 1
Temp-corrected specific energy cons hot start 1143.72 kJ/L 1143.72 kJ/L 1
Burning rate hot start 12.171 g/min 12.171 g/min 1
Burning rate cold start 12.33 g/min 12.33 g/min 1
Burning rate simmer 7.86 g/min 7.86 g/min 1
Specific fuel consumption simmer 87.93 g/L 87.93 g/L 1
Temp-corrected specific energy cons simmer 1620.59 kJ/L 1620.59 kJ/L 1
Output
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
Cold start firepower 3789.32 W 3789.32 W 1
Hot start firepower 3738.71 W 3738.71 W 1
Simmer firepower 2414.52 W 2414.52 W 1
Time to boil cold start 24.94 min 24.94 min 1
Time to boil hot start 23.9 min 23.9 min 1
Temp-corrected time to boil cold start 25.75 min 25.75 min 1
Temp-corrected time to boil hot start 24.92 min 24.92 min 1
Turn down ratio 1.583 1.583 1
Safety metrics
Metric Min value Max value Number of tests
Sharp edges and points rating 3.0 3.0 1
Cookstove tipping rating 4.0 4.0 1
Containment of fuel rating 3.0 3.0 1
Obstructions near cooking surface rating 4.0 4.0 1
Surface temperature rating 3.0 3.0 1
Heat transmission to surroundings rating 4.0 4.0 1
Temperature of operational construction rating 4.0 4.0 1
Chimney shielding rating 4.0 4.0 1
Flames surrounding cookpot rating 2.0 2.0 1
Flames or fuel exiting chamber rating 4.0 4.0 1
Total safety score 88.0 points 88.0 points 1