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How to cook bacon anywhere using an alcohol burning stove

A great easy to make stove for camping, back packing, bush craft and survival.

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This is the stove, and this guide will help you make it. :)

This is the stove, and this guide will help you make it. :)

2 Cans, you can use Pepsi, beer or other brands. While I feel this design is very safe use this at your own risk.

2 Cans, you can use Pepsi, beer or other brands. While I feel this design is very safe use this at your own risk.

Mark some lines on the cans   One just under an inch The other just over an inch & quarter

Mark some lines on the cans One just under an inch The other just over an inch & quarter

Top tip to get straight lines - turn the can on a flat surface.

Top tip to get straight lines - turn the can on a flat surface.

First on the can with the line that is higher do a rough cut.

First on the can with the line that is higher do a rough cut.

Do a final cut. Here I'm cutting in an anticlockwise direction even though its hard to see the line. Cutting clockwise would not give me a straight line.

Do a final cut. Here I'm cutting in an anticlockwise direction even though its hard to see the line. Cutting clockwise would not give me a straight line.

While one is still uncut force the can inside the other.

While one is still uncut force the can inside the other.

Twist it in. Then twist it out. Do this a couple of times.

Twist it in. Then twist it out. Do this a couple of times.

Now on the uncut can make 8 holes with a pin. This is actually fairly easy to do.

Now on the uncut can make 8 holes with a pin. This is actually fairly easy to do.

Make one in the middle.

Make one in the middle.

Cut that can out as well now

Cut that can out as well now

Slide one in the other like so. Be a little patient and don't force it.

Slide one in the other like so. Be a little patient and don't force it.

Push it all the way down.

Push it all the way down.

Make another 3 holes around the centre hole - this can be done when making the other holes.

Make another 3 holes around the centre hole - this can be done when making the other holes.

Put a penny on top, make some wind shields if you wish.

Put a penny on top, make some wind shields if you wish.

  • Scissors
  • 2 Beverage Cans
  • Pinboard Pin
  • Marker
  • Methylated spirit