The OutDoor Gold Award 2017 goes in the category Camping to Primus for the PrimeTech stove set.
The future starts here! Every year the presentation of the OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARDS is one of the highlights of the program at the international trade fair. The award honours the most innovative products in functionality, design, price-performance ratio and weight/ pack size of the industry. 330 products entered, 38 products received one of the coveted OutDoor Industry Awards. Nine of these winning products have been further singled out. These are the Gold Award winners, they set new standards in their respective sectors.
In the category camping Primus won the award for the PrimeTech Stove Set 1,3 l. The statement of the jury says:
“We were convinced by this lightweight, performance stove set. In particular, the integrated heat exchanger is very effective and fuel-efficient, and also makes the stove set much lighter than conventional designs.”
The following experts were in the international jury 2017. Terje Malum, Head of Purchasing Outdoor XXL Sport & Villmark, Norway, Frank Wacker, Editor Equipment outdoor magazine, Germany, Mireia Miró, Athlete & Manager of the Atomic Skimountaineering Team, Spain, Chris Townsend, Outdoor Writer & Photographer, UK, Katrin Bojarski, Textile Engineer, Germany and Mark Held, General Secretary European Outdoor Group, Switzerland.
But the PrimeTech 1.3 l is not only the winner of the OutDoor GOLD Award, furthermore it is also the winner of the ispo Award 2017, the SOG award 2017 and the Editors` Choice Award 2017 of the Outdoor Choice Magazine/Germany.
Weight: 727 g/1.3 l – 870 g/2.3 l
Performance: 2.000 W – 7.000 BTU/h
Size: Ø 180 x 105 mm/1.3 l - Ø 202 x 135 mm/2.3 l
The Swedish company Primus has been creating products for outdoor use since 1892. They have been tested on expeditions by such pioneers as Roald Amundsen, Sir Edmund Hillary and Reinhold Messner. Today, Primus is known for its reliable, safe and innovative products, mainly produced in Europe, that make people enjoy their outdoors adventures – both big and small. The focus is on creating environmentally friendly, easy to use and lightweight products. Primus AB, based in Solna (Sweden), is an independent part of Fenix Outdoor AB. 90% of Primus’ product range is sold in more than 70 countries worldwide.