No. 111C HIKER is the upgraded version of the classic 111
Hiker, fitted with the Cobra-burner. The colour is hammer black.
Optimus No. 111 Hiker is widely reputed as The Himalaya Stove. The
Hiker has conquered the Poles and the Himalayas over and over
again. The stove is at ease with working at high altitudes such as
6.000 m (appr. 19.500 f). Hiker has been the choice of
proffessionals, military units (i.e. U.S. Army) and aid projects
all over the world - for more than 50 years. Why?
The already incredibly powerful Hiker has been
boosted. Output is now increased by some 20%. Accurate
, from simmer to a roaring boil. The risk of
charring food is minimised. Fuel flexibility.
Hiker is a multifuel stove. Wherever you go, you will be able to
find fuel for your Hiker. Reliability and
We have lost count of how many field tests and
expeditions this stove has passed. Users frequently report that
the unique cleaning needle that clears the burner jet when the
stove is in use is a prime feature.
Ideal for high
altitude base camps, arctic expeditions, outdoor cooking for
families, group excursions, canoeing, boating, globetrotting, dog
teams, houshold cooking in remote areas etc.
Kerosene/paraffin, white gasoline/petrol, diesel oil, methylated
alcohol/spirits and Coleman fuel.
Weight: 1640 grams/58
Measurements: 105x180x180 mm / 4.1x7.1x7.1"
Appr. 3.000 watts/10.000 BTU
Burning time: Up to 2 hours
on one filling (0.35 litres/12 oz.) at high output.
time, one litre of water: down to less than 3 minutes (varies
with fuel, climate, altitude, tank pressure etc.).