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Primus PrimeTech and MicronTrail Stoves

Primus have brought out a number of new gas stoves for spring/summer 2017. We've taken a look at two models from opposite ends of the range, the compact MicronTrail Stove, and the heavyweight but powerful PrimeTech Stove set.

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Christmas Gift Guide: Goodies for £40 and Under

Christmas is nearly here, and as usual we've left present buying til the last minute. From seasonal staples like hats and torches to climbing hardwear and ultralight packs, here are some ideas that won't break the bank.

Primus TrailBreak EX Flask

The new TrailBreak EX Vacuum Bottle from Primus is a sturdy and effective flask. It's ideal for winter hillwalks, says Dan Bailey, but is it a bit heavy for climbing?

Primus Winter Gas and Gravity stove

It's still nippy on the hills - at least between dusk and dawn, when a stove gets the most use. Dan Bailey tests a combination of burner and fuel from Primus designed for colder conditions: Winter Gas and the Gravity stove.

Primus Lite+

The Lite+ from Primus is one of the lightest and smallest stoves of this 'stove system' type on the market, making it a good choice for summer...

Compact Stove Systems

When I first saw a JetBoil back in 2004 I remember being highly cynical, too specialised and very limited in terms in its uses....

The Primus ExpressLander Stove

Mark Glaister takes a look at the new Primus ExpressLander multi-fuel camping stove, which will run many fuels ranging from LPgas to...

Primus OmniLite Ti Stove

Jonathan Miles tests the lightweight version of the Primus OmniFuel. The Primus OmniLite Ti won a Gold award for outstanding...

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Primus TrailBreak Vacuum Bottle

With a new tapered shape and easy grip design, the Primus TrailBreak Vacuum Bottle is the perfect companion for serious hikers or mountaineers. The innovative shape means it's easier to slide the vacuum bottle into a backpack, and safer to hold - even if it's too cold to remove gloves first. 

Independent proof: Award winning Primus Winter Gas works

Multi award-winning Primus Winter Gas, with its innovative vapour mesh, improves the performance of LP gas cartridges at temperatures as low as -22°C. A selection of different brands of LPgas cartridges went head-to-head in...

OutDoor 2017 - Final Roundup

The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest in Friedrichshafen that is OutDoor. Here are some video interviews with brand representatives, who talked us through the key features of their latest creations in Camping and Walking Gear and Packs.

Primus celebrates at OutDoor Show 2017

There was a double celebration at the OutDoor Show this month for Primus. As well as it being 125 years since the...

Primus Micron Trail

The new Primus Micron Trail is a powerhouse yet so small and lightweight it fits easily into your pocket. If you're looking for a...

Primus Winter Gas

When pitched against a selection of different brands of LPgas cartridges head-to-head in temperatures of -8°C Primus Winter Gas showed an...

Primus announces Uisdean Hawthorn as brand ambassador

Iconic Swedish stove brand Primus is delighted to announce that it has appointed 23 year old Scottish...

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