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DIY - Practical Action Fireless Cooker

This DIY Fireless Cooker, designed by Practical Action, uses stored heat to cook food over a long period of time. The food is cooked on a traditional stove and then transferred to the fireless cooker. The cooker is well insulated, allowing the food to continue cooking inside.

DIY - Practical Action Fireless Cooker

Primary Function: To reduce cost, energy and time spent on cooking.

Targeted Beneficiaries: Families/individuals who spend a lot of time and/or money on cooking, especially those in developing countries.

Need Addressed: Excessive money and time spent on cooking.

Uniqueness: This fireless cooker can reduce fuel consumption by an average of 40% and water usage by 25%.

Dimensions: Not Available

User Requirements: Materials for construction - see 'Resources'

Resources: DIY instructions available online and for download at http://practicalaction.org/smoke-fireless-cooker

Approximate Cost: Dependent on local cost of materials.

DIY - Practical Action Fireless Cooker

Geographic Coverage: Practical Action has offices in the UK, Bangladesh, Kenya, Peru, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe and Sudan. Product can be built anywhere.

Distributor: Plans available from Practical Action

Primary Contacts: http://practicalaction.org/contact-us

Languages Spoken: English

Phone Number: Phone numbers available at http://practicalaction.org/contact-us.

Physical Address: Offices in the UK, Bangladesh, Kenya, Peru, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe and Sudan. Addresses available at http://practicalaction.org/contact-us.

Website: http://practicalaction.org/

Other Information and Links: http://practicalaction.org/knowledge-base

DIY - Practical Action Fireless Cooker

This DIY Fireless Cooker, designed by Practical Action, uses stored heat to cook food over a long period of time. The food is cooked on a traditional stove and then transferred to the fireless cooker. The cooker is well insulated, allowing the food to continue cooking inside.

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