Jet Boil Helios


Jet Boil Helios
Page Type Gear Review
Object Title Jet Boil Helios
Manufacturer Jet Boil
Page By Deltaoperator17
Page Type Apr 22, 2010 / Apr 22, 2010
Object ID 7055
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Product Description

High performance meets high capacity. Mobilize your party with Jetboil's latest system.

Incorporating the same FluxRing® technology that launched the award-winning, best-selling PCS, Jetboil has scaled up and combined the PCS' benefits with inverted butane canister injection to create the easiest to use, most efficient, high capacity system available for outdoor cooking. Helios lights quickly and reliably with the click of a button, and heats consistently down to the last drop of fuel. Helios is an all-in-one cooking system that covers the gamut, from melting snow to prepping robust meals for you and your crew.


•2L FluxRing® Pot with neoprene cozy
•Pot-supporting burner base
•Push-button igniter assembly
•Fuel can stabilizer
•Snap-on windscreen
•Lid and bottom covers that double as plates (lid makes a good ‘flying disc’ for added fun around camp)
•Optional 3 liter pot


Boil Time 3 min for 1L at 68°F

Average Efficiency 72% (24 1L boils per 230g / 8 oz canister)

Boil Time Consistency 23 sequential 3-min 1L boils

Useable Temperature Range -10°F to 100°F (measured range)

Volume 2 liters

Dimensions 4.5" x 8.25" diameter, packed (115 mm x 210 mm)

Weight 28 oz ( 793 g)



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Deltaoperator17 - Apr 22, 2010 3:54 pm - Voted 4/5

I was giving a Backcountry cooking demonstration at Sierra Trading Post and got to use this in an indoor environment for about 4 hours.

I was impressed with the cooking/ boiling water times. Things I might change is the rubber lid. Other competitive systems have a metal lid that seconds as a fry pan. Again, the only real complaint that I personally had.

Good System, I would recommend it.

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