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This is an Ultra Light stove made with bottle caps. This is easy to make and it weighs next to nothing!
You will need:2 Bottle capsa naila hammerpliersrubbing/isopropyl alcohola match or a lighter
Use the pliers to bend back the rim of one bottle cap.
Hammer the nail into the other bottle cap about four times the create the fill holes.
Use a hammer to create a "divot" in the bottle cap so the fuel can drain without it spilling.
Fit the holed bottle cap inside the other one to finish the stove.
You just made the world's lightest camping stove!To use it:Pour some isopropyl alcohol in the fill hole. Using a match or a lighter, light it!
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