Homemade camp stoves
A collection of ideas and resources for making alcohol, wood-gas and solar stoves.
DIY "Froup stove"- This is exactly the same design that I discovered and have found to be my favourite!
Another backpack solar stove, but not a homemade one.
Soltac: Sustainable Solar Solutions
This isn't homemade, but it is a very cool camping wood-stove innovation. BioLite CampStove. (Cook on wood while generating electricity to charge phones, lights and other electronics off-grid.)
Kathy Dahl-Bredine developed the Windshield Shade Solar Cooker while experimenting with various designs of cookers to introduce in the indigenous communities where Kathy lives and works in southern Mexico. She hit upon an utterly simple way to make an instant portable solar oven by taking an automobile windshield shade and turning it into a solar funnel. Think of the green implications! And it would be great for camping and hiking trips. Can boil water or cook meat to 200 F. Sweet! shades, idea, black beans, portabl solar, windshield shade, solar cooker, solar oven diy, ovens, prepar
A Clever Solar cooker made out of an automotive sunshade.
How to Make and Use the Solar Funnel Cooker. Boil water in this, even in the winter, to sterilize it. It will cook meat and almost anything else you can think of, even at high altitudes. Gives detailed instructions and cooking times for lots of different foods. Yay Professor Jones from BYU! solar oven
This is a great solar cooker plan developed by a crew at BYU. The website includes details, and cooking instructions.
How to Make a Solar Cooker - Basic Solar Cooking
This site has a link to detailed plans for natural convection wood gas stoves that burn cleanly and efficiently. I would like to experiement with the inverted downdraft gasifier method.
Zen Wood Stoves - Wood Burning Stoves
LOW-COST WOOD-GAS STOVE - "BEST STOVE"
Woodgas Can Stove
This is a container for your alcohol stove and also functions as a stand, windscreen and pot stand. I would like to modify it to also be a woodstove when desired.