Test result
Water boiling test (WBT)
Stove and fuel
Stove description
A single-burner mass-produced camping stove fueled by a small 1-pound propane cylinder.
Stove characteristics
Non-traditional
Fuel type
Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)
Fuel description
LPG
Fuel moisture content
not available
Fuel net calorific value
not available
Test information
Test details
WBT-3.0, 5 Liters Boiled
Testing organization
Reporting type
Not available
Country
United States
Year performed
2010
Test environment
Lab
Altitude
not available
Number of replicate tests
3
Test result IWA tiers of performance
Show subtiers
unrated
Emissions
unrated
Efficiency
unrated
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Performance metrics
IWA emissions  
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
IWA high power CO 0.473 g/MJ-del
IWA high power PM 1.225 mg/MJ-del
IWA low power CO 0.0 g/min/L
IWA low power PM 0.014 mg/min/L
IWA efficiency  
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
IWA high power thermal efficiency 67.6621675%
IWA low power specific consumption 0.013 MJ/min/L
IWA indoor emissions  
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
IWA CO 0.013 g/min
IWA PM 0.059 mg/min
Efficiency, energy consumption and fuel use
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Specific energy consumption 6700.0 kJ/task
Fuel consumed 140.0 g/task
Hot start thermal efficiency 66.1%
Cold start thermal efficiency 69.2%
Output
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
Cold start firepower 1946.0 W
Hot start firepower 1915.0 W
Simmer firepower 1072.0 W
Mean time to boil 23.0 min
Emissions
Metric Value SD (σ) Cv
CO emissions factor (2) 8.617890483 g/kg fuel
CO emissions rate 0.012661756 g/min