"TOUGH STUFF: MSR XGK-EX. A masterpiece of no-compromise indestructibility. If you told me I could only have one stove, I'd pick this one." - Backpacker Magazine 2010 Gear Guide
"This is a little jet engine sitting on a rock - with the noise to prove it! The MSR X-GK Expedition fires right up, melts snow in no time, and boils water in a flash." - OutdoorReview.com
"This enduring multifuel expedition stove is back and badder than ever, with clear improvements...two thumbs up." - Backpacker Magazine 2006 Gear Guide
"This is the most reliable stove we've ever used." - Outside Magazine 2006 Gear Guide
For over 35 years, the MSR XGK stove has been the world's most reliable extreme-condition stove; trusted by mountaineers everywhere. The XGK EX stove continues that legacy with unrivaled performance, dependability and better multi-fuel burning capabilities than any other stove on the market.
MSR XGK EX features a flexible fuel line that allows it to pack smaller than ever, as well as stable, retractable legs and pot supports, and a powerful flame that melts snow and boils water incredibly fast. No matter where you're headed, with an XGK EX stove along, you'll find fuel to burn and the absolute dependability that has made it the first choice in liquid fuels stoves on expeditions for decades.
FUEL BOTTLE NOT INCLUDED.
Proven: No. 1 choice on expeditions worldwide.
Multi-Fuel: Reliably burns more liquid fuels than any other stove.
Dependable: Easy to field maintain; Shaker Jet cleans fuel jet with a simple shake.
Compact: New flexible fuel line allows stove to fit in a 1.5-liter MSR pot.
Superfast: Boils 1 liter of water in just 2.8 minutes (using kerosene fuel).
Extra-Stable: Retractable legs and pot supports provide a secure platform.
Minimum Weight: 13.2 oz / 374 g
Packaged Weight: 1 lbs 1.2 oz / 489 g
Burn time (white gas) per 600ml / 20 oz. of fuel: 109 minutes
Burn time (kerosene) per 600ml / 20 oz. of fuel: 98 minutes
Burn time (diesel) per 600ml / 20 oz. of fuel: 170 minutes
Boil time (white gas), 1 liter: 3.5 minutes
Boil time (kerosene), 1 liter: 2.8 minutes
Boil time (diesel), 1 liter: 4.5 minutes
Water boiled (white gas) per 100 ml of fuel: 4.9 liters
Water boiled (white gas) per 1 oz. of fuel: 1.5 liters
Water boiled (kerosene) per 100 ml of fuel: 5.7 liters
Water boiled (kerosene) per 1 oz. of fuel: 1.7 liters
Water boiled (diesel) per 100 ml of fuel: 6.3 liters
Water boiled (diesel) per 1 oz. of fuel: 1.9 liters