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Offline Redman

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Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« on: September 09, 2017, 04:06:11 AM »
I came across this while looking at the Dietz lanterns. Seems it might be useful if bugging in and power is out or at a BOL. Not a stand alone solution certainly but possibly useful in addition to other things.



https://www.amazon.com/Dietz-2000-Millennium-Lantern-Cooker/dp/B00MAFEIPQ/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1504951004&sr=8-8&keywords=dietz+lantern

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2017, 05:03:26 AM »
  I have seen something like this many years ago, cool find .

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #2 on: September 10, 2017, 08:05:40 PM »
They are good for warming soup, coffee, tea, etc. But I wouldn't call it a cooker.

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2017, 05:29:13 AM »
It's a bit small but might be fine for one person.

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #4 on: September 11, 2017, 09:51:02 AM »
     Looks a little "wobbly" to me; a lapful of boiling water could ruin your day.

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #5 on: September 11, 2017, 10:05:26 AM »
It's a bit small but might be fine for one person.

That will never develop enough heat to cook a person.... :spit:

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #6 on: September 12, 2017, 02:46:21 AM »
Well small chunks might work.  :spit:

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #7 on: September 12, 2017, 08:30:20 AM »
WTKirkman.com carries Dietz lanterns as well, the 'cooker' is going for $34.95  It looks like they are now dealing thru Amazon which wasn't the case last I checked. Check out their website, they also sell a plate to clip on top of a #80 lantern which is a larger lantern than the cooker and throws off more light and heat.

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #8 on: September 12, 2017, 08:51:44 AM »
  If you use this type of light,it is a workable option for warm drinks and resurrecting freeze dried foods.I use LED lighting and it does not heat as good as this.

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #9 on: September 12, 2017, 11:14:56 AM »
Cool
I like stuff like this..getting every use possible out of a tool, and no your not doing a rack of ribs with it but it has a use.

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Re: Dietz Lantern/Cooker
« Reply #10 on: September 13, 2017, 03:54:54 AM »
I looked at that WT Kirkman site. Appears they are having some sort of sale on Dietz products.

http://www.lanternnet.com/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Screen=CTGY&Category_Code=Dietz-Lanterns