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Old 11-01-2012, 12:57 PM   #1
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International Fuel Names

Didn't see this posted, so I'll post it...

Just a sample, the actual page has a table with everything!

This document contains:
> Translations for the names of fuels commonly used in backpacking stoves and lanterns.
> Information about the availability of fuels in various countries.
I would like to thank the original writer and editor of the list Mike Buckler on letting me continue his work and keep this list updated
Version: 70
October 2011
Current Editor:
Original Editor and Writer: till March 2006
New: China
Note: Anti-spam measure - remove the ".fuel" from the end of all email addresses.
> Introduction
> Table of Fuel Names
> Editors Note: "white spirit / white gas" Confusion.
> Notes on White Gasoline
> Notes on Coleman Fuel
> Notes on Diesel Fuel
> Notes on Kerosene
> Benzine and Benzene Confusion
> Other Links
> Alphabetical Listing of Notes for Various Countries
> This document is designed to help you find the right fuel for your stove lantern or lamp.
> The countries are ordered alphabetically except for the USA and UK which were left at the top for reference.
> Abbreviated fuel names are put in quotation marks e.g. methylated spirits is also known as "meths".
> Alternative brand names are sometimes placed inside brackets.
> The following list contains data for over 60 countries...
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