Stove FAQ

How much fuel will I need?
This can depend on how hot your stove is burning and the wood burnt. Soft wood will burn faster. Typically you will need a few logs per hour and a couple o...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 12:56 PM
How do I control the temperature of the stove?
With practise you can learn to control the temperature of your stove with the amount and type of fuel you put in and by how much air you let into the stove ...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 2:05 PM
Can I fit a stove into my tent?
Using tent stoves has become really popular and by following simple guidelines stoves can be perfectly safe. - Always fit a compatible flashing kit - which...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 2:06 PM
Precautions when using your stove......
Beware of burns when operating your stove, open the door with gloves or other tools to prevent you from being burned.  If camping with children or pets ...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 2:07 PM
Precautions against Carbon Monoxide when using a tent stove...
With a proper tent stove the majority of the fumes should be directed out of the tent up the flue. However, there are some precautions you need to take. Kee...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 2:08 PM
Can use the stove in any kind of tent?
Our wood burning stoves are only suitable for use in canvas tents or tipi style tents with the correct safety equipment. We do not advise that you use ...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 2:10 PM
How do I install the stove in my tent if is doesn't have a stove hole?
This can be done by simply positioning your stove where want it in the tent (we recommend in panel 2 just to the left or right of the front doors around 80...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 2:11 PM
How far away does the stove need to be from combustible materials?
We recommend leaving a distance of 80cm from the tent wall and around 1m of flue before it exits the canvas of the tent.   Please ensure there is also a...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 2:12 PM
How far away from the stove does the flashing kit need to be?
We recommend that the flashing kit be fitted at least 1m away from the top of the stove.
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 2:12 PM
What is the heat output of the stoves?
The heat output of all of our stoves vary: Outbacker Portable Woodburner models are around 2.5kw. Outbacker Firebox models are around 3.5kw. Outbacker...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 2:13 PM