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[at-l] whisperlite stove.

In a message dated 6/12/01 12:11:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time, 
hikers99@yahoo.com writes:

> I did not know if I should prime some more or if there was too much 
> pressure, because the instruction manual says either one can cause yellow 
> flame.Later in the trip, it got better and seemed pretty good at the end. 

I have had this problem before when I overfilled the fuel bottle. There is a 
fill line and igoing above it cause the stove to balk at efforts to cook on 
it. Someone with a way more technical brain than mine has would probably be 
able to give a better answer as to why. 

And that's why now that I have a pot stand (thanks to the concentrated 
efforts of HisToeness), I will probably be using alcohol and/or esbit 


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