Porto Fire Pit FAQ

How well would the fire pit hold up on beach sand?

The Fire Pit works well on soft and hard sand, no issues!

Where Can I get a replacement Mesh?

Email, Chatbox or Call us!

Is it sturdy enough to use a camp stove like a firebox on with a pan?

Yes, we've done multiple  tests with using pots and pans on top of a grate. Cooking is a main benefit!

How well does the stainless steel hold up to extreme heat?

It can withstand firewood just fine! It will not melt, break or burn!I

Has anyone had issues with the wind?

Light wind should not be a problem, just make sure nothing flammable is around and the location is not too dry. We've had customers use it in snow storms and beaches no problem.

How many fires will it last?

The stainless steel and mesh is very durable in which it can withstand numerous campfires without showing any wear in the screen. Depending on the fire duration mesh covering can last for multiple uses!

How is it with rust?

The fire pit will never rust. Everything stays structurally intact. 

Can we use charcoal?

You can use charcoal, however wood is recommended.

How Fast does it cool off?

Wait 10-15 minutes after putting the fire out and the fire pit will be safe to pack up.

What is the size of the legs?

13" from the ground

Is this acceptable for state parks?

Since it is above ground most state parks allow it!

Can I cook on it?

You can fully prepare meals with the correct cooking apparatus, or roast food like a marshmallow or hotdog.

Does the stainless steel mesh hold the embers and ash, or does it fall to the ground?

Embers and ash will not fall through the mesh. Be cautious of not stacking wood too high or close to the edges giving it a chance to fall over

Will this last for an entire camping trip?

You can use the fire pit for multiple uses and it will not show any wear and tear for a long time!

Does this style reduce smoke versus a steel bowl type?

Depends on the wood when it comes to smoke. The air may channel to get a better burn.