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Soto New River Pot + Amicus with Igniter

rated 5.0 of 5 stars
photo: Soto New River Pot + Amicus with Igniter compressed fuel canister stove

The Soto New River pot and Amicus stove are a great canister stove/pot combo, which I received as a prize for the Trailspace Top 25 reviewers of 2019. Nice sized support arms, great pot stability and light weight make this one a winner.


  • Awesome custom design
  • Lightweight
  • Ignitor
  • Wide pot supports


  • No volume markers

7B2DFBE6-AF57-4716-B38E-58C7806FFAD5.jpgAmicus Stove Specifications:

  • Output: 2800 kcal/h 3260w 10210 BTU
  • Duration: Burns approx.1.5 hours with 8 oz (250g) canister
  • Weight: 2.9 oz (81g)
  • Dimensions: In use 3.0 x 4.0 x 3.4 in (7.6 x 10.0 x 8.6 cm)
  • When stowed 1.7 x 1.6 x 3.0 in (4.3 x 4.0 x 7.5 cm) (W 4.3 x D 4.0 x H 7.5 cm)

New River Pot Specifications:

  • Dimensions: Diameter 120 x depth 98 mm
  • Capacity: 1000 ml/33.8 oz.
  • Weight: 118 g / 4.16 oz.
  • Material: Hard Anodized Aluminum


Screw on the Amicus stove to any gas canister. Extend the pot support arms. Turn on the gas slowly. Press the ignitor button. That's all it takes!

64451394-0347-47D7-9B47-F7A77B855950.jpgNice sized control knob and ignitor button.


6584152A-855F-4A70-8F0B-84ADEF00A933.jpgArms click into that little hook.


E3FD5488-AD2A-413E-80A2-625E01555201.jpgAllows for nice low simmers!


6584152A-855F-4A70-8F0B-84ADEF00A933.jpgView of the lip of the stove which help block the wind.

2134F776-F52B-4CA1-9F2C-53C3C737B4FD.jpgLooking down at the burner head as well as the wide support legs.




The gas/fuel and stove can fit inside the pot if you have the smaller 110g size canisters. If not it still fits fine in the provided mesh storage bag on top of the pot.


The 1000ml size is great for one person.

82CBFBB7-3217-4C97-860D-FF50A0E5E1E8.jpgHearty beef stew (unfortunately) not included.

A8E7748E-0DA2-4801-B39F-52BF554DF1FD.jpgClean up is quick and easy, no hot spots or burnt food.

4C31AC0B-C857-47EE-A0A1-4AA98B94FD31.jpgNice tight fitting lid with pour spout and small tab.

BAE41615-AFAD-4255-BED0-4EAE4D60CA04.jpgRubber grips on handle avoid burnt fingers.



I have owned and used all types of stove from canister to liquid fuel to wood burning to alcohol stoves.

Source: received it as a sample, freebie, or prize (Trailspace Top 10 Reviewers of 2019 prize)

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New River Pot Pot Lid Amicus Stove
Price MSRP: $54.95
Current Retail: $50.53
Historic Range: $50.53-$54.95
Weight 118 g / 4.16 oz 23 g / 0.82 oz 2.9 oz / 81 g
Dimensions 120 x 98 mm 118 x 17 mm in use 7.6 x 10 x 8.6 cm/stowed 4.3 x 4 x 7.5 cm
Capacity 1000 ml / 33.8 oz (New River Pot)
Material Hard Anodized Aluminum Lid / Resin + Holder / Silicon -
Output 2800 kcal/h 3260w 11000 BTU (Amicus Stove)
Duration Burns approx 1.5 hours with 8 oz / 250 g canister (Amicus Stove)
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