The optimus company had also been making a range of stoves since the late 1890's and continued the traditional paraffin stove right up to 1996 when the range was gradually withdrawn to concentrate on the range of petrol, (gasoline), and multi-fuel stoves manufactured today. For the old stoves, all i got was a taiwan-knockoff of an optimus box stove real quickly, the msr model g and gk were purchased at one time, i think i managed a fleet of six of them. Shop ebay for great deals on optimus camping stoves you'll find new or used products in optimus camping stoves on ebay free shipping on selected items.
It is difficult to date optimus stoves, as unlike primus, the manufacturer did not date-code their stoves however, by studying the dated catalogues. Optimus svea: prime swedish camp stoves that won't quit optimus aquired the brand & model in 1970 & kept this model going & added the r to 123 the r refers to . Fits the female boss on removable burners fitted to stoves like the optimus 00, 45, 48 etc & primus 210 (earlier model m-1942 stove pump washer kit - wwii us military £260. Primus stove dating - google search primus stove filler cap parts optimus stove spares kerosene stove camping stove find this pin and more on primus stoves .
Need help dating an optimus 300 glass is branded by jena suprax but not optimus maybe a replacement at some stage classic camp stoves links menu search. I know i have a well-used optimus 8r and a couple of other old stoves i worked at rei when it had 2 stores, the walk-up in downtown seattle and the flagship store on 11th and pike down to the garage to look through the old stuff. I have three veritas stoves which i am trying to date two are 1/2 pint primus 96 look alikes with optimus type pump knobs they have a plain tank lid.
The optimus hiker+ is a classic for 70 years the hiker has been getting the job done now upgraded with the award winning optimus nova burner, the optimus hiker+'s rugged and compact steel case protects the tank and burner when packed. Save primus 96 stove to get e-mail alerts and updates on your ebay feed + items in search results 1960s primus optimus no 96 camping stove swedish collectors great condition. Sears has the best camping stoves get camping grills from top brands at sears.
Optimus has a long history of making stoves they have been used by military forces and expeditions in the most adverse conditions and remain a top choice in liquid fueled portable stoves. Follow canoe & kayak magazine classic camp stoves: coleman 502 though no longer in production, you can still can still find them used and they last forever with proper care. Optimus no 8r hunter stoves user reviews : 47 out of 5 - 38 reviews - outdoorreviewcom login / register got this stove as a gift while i was a young teen .
The esbit pocket stove and solid fuel tablets are primarily designed for outdoor use the manufacturer recommends using this stove in a well ventilated area. Trekking, camping and expedition stoves from optiums including the optimus polaris optifuel and the optimus vega stove. Find out which camp stove is the best according to a professional guide dating fatherhood i have an optimus 111 that is a beast–the only portable stove .