While white gas is still the most efficiently burning liquid fuel it's not always available. That's why this stove is designed to burn most fuels including white gas, kerosene, and unleaded auto fuel. The stoves design was kept simple so there will be less moving parts that could get damaged. A flexible fuel line folds small. All you have to do is select your fuel of choice, add fuel to the priming, pump to pressurize the fuel canister and you're on your way. Cleaning most liquid fuel stoves in the field requires special tools and a lot of time. When using this stove, the shaker Jet cleans the fuel jet with a simple shake, keeping your stove at the top of its game.