What you want is a stove system that is the lightest over the period of a trip, has inexpensive fuel, is easy to maintain, is quiet, stable and easy to use.
Unfortunately there are tradeoffs. For example, the MSR XGK is fairly light, but drowns out all conversation between tents.
In this article, I only consider white gas stoves. To compare with the increasingly popular canister stoves, I would like to see a comparison of the weight for a 7 day trip, and also the cost of the canisters.
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