Burning large fires for cooking is always ineffective. This requires significant labor costs, and in addition, firstly, the quality of food is reduced. Secondly, there is a danger of fire. Many tourist groups have long used specially made collapsible bonfires or bonfire tagans on hikes..
Home-made camping collapsible campfires, a bonfire taganka and count-hanger, a camp hearth-pressure cooker, a camping mini-barbecue, hooks for dishes, materials and manufacturing.
The simplest home-made camping collapsible campfires are made of steel wire. The picture below shows a home-made bracket for a small fire.
Homemade bonfire taganok of three rods.
Taganka gathers for 10-15 seconds. Vryukzak takes up very little space, weighs only 300 g. Taganka is stable on any soil and can withstand loads of up to 80 kg. You can make such a taganka at home from a wire with a diameter of 5-7 mm. The length of the vertical part of the leg is 220 mm. The length of the horizontal part from the knee to the ear is 200 mm.
Homemade bonfire taganka with castle.
A taganka with a lock is made of steel tubes with a diameter of 10-15 mm. The wall thickness can be any, but in order to reduce weight, it is desirable to be thinner.
Homemade bonfire taganka made of strip iron 2×20 mm.
If there are no rods, it is possible to make taganks from strip iron 2×20 mm. The diameter of the hoop should be slightly smaller than the diameter of the bowler. Three antennae are symmetrically riveted to the hoop on the outside, into which three legs are made of 2 mm sheet iron. The width of the legs is 20 mm, the length is 300 mm. For stability of the taganchik, the tips of the legs need to be bent at a certain angle. On four-footed taganka you can immediately put dvukotelka or buckets.
Homemade bonfire hanger count.
For a small group of 2-3 people, a bonfire stake is convenient. Bonfire stake is a stainless steel tube. Its outer diameter is 10–20 mm, the wall thickness is 1–2 mm, and its length is no more than 90 cm. A steel pointed tip is inserted into the lower end so that the stake can be driven into the ground. On the top of the tube is a steel head, a tube of a larger diameter than the tube itself.
In the cork – at least three holes 3–3.5 cm long. Brackets of steel wire or rods with a diameter of 4–7 mm are inserted into the holes. Squabble or stick into the ground. The ends of the brackets are inserted into the holes of the cork, the dishes are hung on their slightly flattened and bent ends.
Homemade Camp Pressure Cooker.
This pressure cooker is used for cooking in a large group. It requires a metal grill, the basis of which is two steel strips 90 cm long, in the middle of each of which 11 holes are drilled at a distance of 5 cm from each other, with a diameter of 4.5-5.5 mm. Eleven transverse steel rods, 3.5-4 mm thick, 550 mm long, each must be threaded at the ends.
kebab convenient homemade mini barbecue. Folding racks for it are made of steel 1.5–2 mm thick and 12–15 mm wide. The height of the walls is 25-40 cm. The details of steel racks are connected with steel rivets so that the racks do not sink deep into soft soil or snow. At a distance of 15-20 cm from the upper edge, holes with a diameter of 5-6 mm are drilled. Holding rods or knots can be inserted into them..
Homemade bonfire hooks for hanging dishes.
Hooks are used for hanging dishes. They are made of various metal: steel, aluminum alloy, brass, titanium. The most convenient hooks made of titanium, as they are light, durable and not subject to corrosion.
Thanks to the hooks, the crossbar rises higher above the fire and thereby is protected from burning. It is easy to remove any bowler without touching the rest, and it is easy to adjust the height of the bowler suspension.
Based on materials from the book Homemade Travel Equipment.