Optimus Crux Stove

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Need a featherlight yet dependable backpacking stove? Look no further. The compact Optimus Crux stove is a tiny little beauty that snuggles right into the cavity at the bottom of your gas cartridge.

  • Features

    • Burner head folds down to be stored on the underside of your own fuel canister with the included storage bag
    • Large burner head provides wide heat displacement to prevent spot-burning on your cooksets
    • Powerful 3,000-watt (10,200 BTU) burner can boil 1 liter of water in as little as 3 min., depending on climate, altitude, etc.
    • Go from simmer to boil with precision control
    • Efficient fuel use: up to 90 min. output using one 8 oz. fuel canister
    • Includes storage bag
    • Fuel not included


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  • Technical Specs

    Best Use


    Fuel Type




    Number of Burners

    1 Burner

    Burn Time (Max Flame)

    Up to 90 min. per 8 oz. canister

    Average Boil Time (1L)

    3 minutes




    3.3 X 2.2 x 1.3 inches


    2.9 ounces

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