STORM™ Kettle Testimonials

These kettles have been shipped all around the world, and reports of satisfied customers have been received regularly ever since. A small selection may be read below:

In February 2024, Rachel and Jon Ball told us:

"Great fun down on Wonwell Beach In Devon this afternoon with our new toy!"


In January 2021 Kevin Lear emailed us: "Thank you so much for the kettle, it is absolutely fantastic - product of the year and beyond - it is incredible I love it! Thank you so much"

Pamir Mountains in Afganistan

Alexander Duncan emailed us in January 2011 with some photos attached: "These photos are taken in the Pamir mountains in NE Afghanistan, where we burned yak dung in the kettle to great effect. We had two storm kettles, and they were among the best bits of kit we had, and absolutely ideal for our trips. ...We've just bought another storm kettle for use in Northumberland where we now live. Thank you!"

Several expedition members gathered around a STORM Kettle

Trek to Petra, Jordan

In October 2005 David Symes took two STORM™ Kettles on a trek to Petra in Jordan. He emailed 'Pardon the pun but the kettles went down a storm. They truly are excellent - and as you know work where very little wood is available'.

A man kneeling beside a STORM Kettle with steam coming out

Handa, North-West Scotland

Doug Gilbert paddled to the island of Handa with the Tayside Sea Kayak Club taking a Popular STORM™ Kettle in summer 2006: 'Here I am boiling up a brew using the fabulous Eydon STORM Kettle. As you can see we had very good weather!'

A young girl stirring beans in a STORM CookKit pot

Hot Beans and Tea

In August 2007 Kate Harvie wrote 'I wonder if you would like to see the CookKit in use heating two tins of beans! That's my daughter stirring them with a stick. The STORM Kettle is my favourite ever. A hot cup of tea anywhere in 10 mins. Great! My sister wants one now.'

A STORM Kettle steaming away at the top of a hill in Wales with wonderful scenic view

Exercise in Wales

Lee Barrett emailed us in July 2009: 'Hello there John, just thought I would forward on some pictures taken on a recent exercise in Wales. We just decided to stop off and make ourselves a coffee. The STORM kettle certainly is a top piece of equipment - it goes everywhere with me now! Thanks.'

New Year's day at Achnahaird

In January 2009, D Gilbert emailed the Eydon Kettle Company: 'Thanks for sending this off so quickly. We have a growing international group of [STORM] Kettle users! I've attached a photo of us with Norwegian friends on New Year's day at Achnahaird near Ullapool. We can't imagine life without one now.'

Strumshaw Hall Steam Event

Charlie Mattin writes on behalf of the steamer crew: 'Here is your superb STORM Kettle in use alongside a bigger kettle(!) at Strumshaw Hall Steam Event on the May bank holiday [2008]. The weather wasn't too kind, but your Kettle was brilliant.'

A STORM Kettle on the edge of a cliff with a waterfall in the distance

STORM™ Kettle in Lesotho

Vanessa Guthrie emailed us in June 2010 with pictures of the STORM™ Kettle in use in Botswana and Lesotho. This picture reproduced here was taken near the Maletsunyane Waterfalls in Lesotho. 'Will definitely send you more soon'.

Aros with his STORM Kettle steaming on the shore of Loch Ness

Loch Ness in Scotland

Aros Mathieson has taken his Kettle out and about in Scotland. In July 2013 he sent a photo with this email: "I thought you might like this photo of your STORM Kettle in use on the shores of Loch Ness! What an excellent product. Easy to use and fast."

Last, but not least...

And it's not just humans who are fascinated by our STORM™ Kettles.