BioLite CampStove
BioLite CampStove
Manufacturer

The BioLite CampStove was designed specifically for outdoor adventure and emergency preparedness and has been recognized for its groundbreaking technology. The BioLite CampStove is a compact wood-burning cookstove that uses thermoelectric technology to convert heat into electricity. Relying on found biomass such as twigs or pine cones, the CampStove provides an ultra-efficient fire while allowing users to charge small devices via a USB-port.

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unrated
Emissions
unrated
Efficiency
unrated
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Information for consumers
Maximum pot capacity
3 L
Approximate lifetime
not available
People fed per meal
not available
Pot type accommodated
(Flat bottom/Round bottom)
Both
Countries deployed
not available
Common foods cooked
With optional Portable Grill and multi-functional KettlePot accessories, the BioLite CampStove is a compact but highly versatile cookstove that has been used to cook tens of thousands of meals in over 70 countries.
Manufacturer's warranty available?
Yes
Warranty details
1 year limited product warranty: BioLite, LLC warrants that the BioLite CampStove will be free from defects in workmanship and materials under normal use for a period of one (1) year from the original purchase date.
General information
Manufactured in
not available
Suggested retail price
USD 130
Dimensions (l/w/h)
178/152/220 mm
Weight
0.94 kg
Shipping dimensions
127/127/267 mm
Shipping weight
1.0 kg
Local assembly possible?
No
Includes instructions?
No
Other information
Fuel type: Renewable biomass (twigs, pinecones, wood pellets, etc.)

Fire Power: Output Peak: 3.4 kW (LO), 5.5 kW (HI)

USB Power Output: Max continuous: 2W @5V, Peak: 4W @5V

Compatible Devices: Powers most USB-chargeable devices including smartphones.

Charging Time: iPhone 4S (2G): 20 minutes of charging provides 60 minutes of talk time. Charging times vary by device and by strength of fire.

Boil Time: 4.5 minutes to boil 1 liter of water. Varies based on strength of fire.

Fuel Quantity: 1.6oz (46g) of wood to boil 1 L of water
Characteristics
Fan, Thermoelectric generator, Gasifier (TLUD), Non-traditional, Household, Portable
Fuels
Briquettes, Pellets, Wood
Materials
Metal
Performance details