Gorgeous 2 burner table top or free standing Cadaac stove

Discussion in 'South Africa' started by It'l Dodat, May 30, 2019.

  1. It'l Dodat

    Feb 6, 2018
    And so my collection grows...

    I got this little beauty (Cadac compact 3) at the flea market last Saturday.. Can't find any info on it, but by the style & the color I guess it to be around 1960 - early 1970.

    What's so nice about this unit is that it can either be a free standing unit or a table top.

    I believe I also have it's pre-decessor! (which I've posted about here) a Fuchs 2 burner with primus burners....

    Apart from a good clean I'm of a mind to keep it just as is, dings and all... It's not that bad

    cooker cadac compact 3 closed or tabletop.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 control knobs.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 leg hinge and stopper.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 oh, gas pipe screws out.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 overview 1.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 overview a.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 overview b.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 shelf.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 underside.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 width when closed.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 wind shield.jpg

    cooker cadac compact 3 windshield closed.jpg
  2. Majicwrench

    Majicwrench Subscriber

    Jun 21, 2012
    That's too cool.
  3. Marc

    Marc Subscriber

    Nov 4, 2015
    Oregon, USA
    Nicely done. I like the sheet metal pot supports, that's a novel approach.
  4. It'l Dodat

    Feb 6, 2018
    Morning Majic & Marc... It's simplicity is marvelous. Look at the wind shields, no fancy latching system, just pop them behind the holder.... It's nice-n-sturdy on it's legs as well...

    You fundies would have laughed at me.... The connecter to the propain bottle is fixed. Not realising that the gas pipe can screw loose at the stove end, I inverted the propane bottle and screwed it onto the fitting....... Not once, Twice! the seal was shot.... Then I looked closely and BINGO! now I know why the fitting at the propane tank end is fixed!

    Well I suppose that's how things go...

    here is a pic of a slightly older 2 burner, I'm shure you can see the similarity. without any form of confirmation, I'm certain it's the predessor.

    Primus 2 plate stove.JPG