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  • From Chris Gilmore at 9/11/12 2:14 PM
    • Does this lantern require a Primus gas canister or can you use any isobutane canister?
    • Thank you for the question. This lantern can use any isobutane canister...they're all standardized for safety reasons. Thanks!
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Primus - Micron Lantern

Price: $59.95
 | Backordered - Ships in 5-7 Days

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Backpackers editors choice, the perfect combo.
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The Micron Lantern is a compact, nearly unbreakable outdoor lantern with integrated, patented piezo ignition. The patented burner design means that this lantern almost burns silently and has a variable rate of gas consumption. Withstands the roughest treatment, making it perfect for all activities that demand light weight, compact size and durability.
Manufacturer Primus
Weight 4.4 oz.
Color Silver
Size One Size
Mfg Sku/Part Number 319288
Other Features Lantern Output up to 70 Watts
Stainless steel mesh globe instead of glass
Almost burns silently
Withstands the roughest treatment
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