It's a Classic Heavy Duty Rocket Stove coated with a high quality heat resistant paint. It's compact size and portability makes it a perfect companion in many situations such as camping, hunting, fishing, backyard, survivability, etc. Although this stove is small in size (15" Tall) it's wise structure makes it a very powerful, high btu, heat source. It can quickly boil water or heat a pan. A rocket stove can be use with many easy to find fuels such as small branches, pieces of wood, pine cones, twig, paper, etc. The top stand is 9"-23cm wide and can accommodate a wide variety of cookware. It can be easily and quickly disassembled for transportation.