Katadyn Optimus Nova Multifuel Backpacking Stove
The legendary Katadyn™ Optimus Nova Backpacking Stove is the benchmark for today's multifuel expedition stoves. This award winning workhorse has cooked millions of meals in the wilderness, and has become a favorite among serious backpackers. Why? A patented quick-priming burner, the self-purging aluminum pump and a built-in magnetic cleaning needle are all features that ensure reliability and ease of use in all conditions. The single jet multifuel technology provides versatility throughout the world. Thanks to the collapsible turbine shaped pot support, a folding flame control and a new stuff bag, pack size is minimal. And despite the small format, the Optimus Nova offers stability for large sized pots. The Nova accepts a variety of fuels types, including Optimus Arctic Fuel, white gas, kerosene, diesel and jet fuel. The average boil time for one liter of water is approximately 3.5 minutes, depending on weather and altitude. The average burn time at maximum output (9725 BTUs) is 2.5 hours using a 0.4 liter fuel bottle. The complete Novus kit includes the burner, pump, wind shield, multitool, stuff bag, wear parts, lubricant. Fuel bottle is sold separately. Dimensions: 5.5" x 3.5" x 2.6". Weight: 15.34 oz.
Manufacturer model #: 8016276.
- Lightweight, compact backpacking stove
- Accepts a variety of fuel types for versatility when traveling
- Self maintaining system ensures reliability in the field
- Fuel type: Optimus Arctic Fuel, white gas, kerosene, diesel and jet fuel
- Average boil time for one liter of water is approximately 3.5 minutes
Katadyn Optimus Fuel Bottles sold separately and can be found through item search for number 2031988