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Optimus is a Swedish company that has been manufacturing outdoor stoves since 1899. In 1969, Optimus acquired the Svea brand, another Swedish manufacturer of portable stoves, and continued to produce the classic Svea 123 stove.

In 2007 Optimus was integrated into the Katadyn Group. It offers gas, multifuel, and hybrid stoves, as well as accessories.

In order to show you the most useful information, we have omitted some products. View the complete Optimus product list »


Optimus of Sweden
Katadyn Products Inc
Pfäffikerstrasse 37

+41 44 839 21 11
fax: +41 44 839 21 99

Katadyn North America
4830 Azelia Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55429

(763) 746-3500
(800) 755-6701
fax: (763) 746-3540

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Optimus Coverage in the Trailspace Blog

Daniel Wins $300 Camp Kitchen from Katadyn, Optimus
Congratulations to member and gear reviewer Daniel Norgan! He won a backcountry kitchen package worth $300, thanks to Katadyn, Optimus, and AlpineAire. Read more
July 31, 2014

Last Week: Review Your Gear to Win Kataydn Kitchen
What's your most dependable outdoor gear? Review your gear, apparel, or footwear now through Wednesday, July 30, and you're entered to win $300 worth of great outdoor gear and trail food from Katadyn, Optimus, and AlpineAire. Read more
July 23, 2014