For over 35 years, the MSR® XGK™ stove has been the world's most reliable extreme-condition stove; trusted by mountaineers everywhere. The XGK EX stove continues that legacy with unrivaled performance, dependability and better multi-fuel burning capabilities than any other stove on the market. It features a flexible fuel line that allows it to pack smaller than ever, as well as stable, retractable legs and pot supports, and a powerful flame that melts snow and boils water incredibly fast. No matter where you're headed, with an XGK EX stove along, you’ll find fuel to burn and the absolute dependability that has made it the first choice in liquid fuels stoves on expeditions for decades.
Minimum Weight: 13.5 oz / 384 g
Packed Weight: 1 lbs 1.2 oz / 489 g
Burn time (white gas) per 600ml / 20 oz. of fuel: 109 minutes
Burn time (kerosene) per 600ml / 20 oz. of fuel: 98 minutes
Burn time (diesel) per 600ml / 20 oz. of fuel: 170 minutes
Boil time (white gas), 1 liter: 3.5 minutes
Boil time (kerosene), 1 liter: 2.8 minutes
Boil time (diesel), 1 liter: 4.5 minutes
Water boiled (white gas) per 100 ml of fuel: 4.9 liters
Water boiled (white gas) per 1 oz. of fuel: 1.5 liters
Water boiled (kerosene) per 100 ml of fuel: 5.7 liters
Water boiled (kerosene) per 1 oz. of fuel: 1.7 liters
Water boiled (diesel) per 100 ml of fuel: 6.3 liters
Water boiled (diesel) per 1 oz. of fuel: 1.9 liters
Country of Origin: Made in Seattle, USA
Mountain Safety Research (MSR) is famous for the reliability, practicality and durability of its outdoor adventure gear.
Some of MSR’s enduring designs include revolutionary stoves and cookware, lightweight and versatile tents, shelters for almost any environment, and backpacks with advanced ergonomic designs. All of MSR’s products are designed to cater to the modern adventurer, with functionality, reliability and simplicity built with care into each product.
Stoves in AntarcticaBy: Zach on 26 September 2018This is the stove of choice in Antarctica because it is so versatile (fuel wise) and very dependable. We use them each time we leave base to heat up our dehydrated rations and it's good to know they are reliable and can help make some warm chow and a hot coffee in a short amount of time, even if the ambient temperature is -40 celcius.