Modern and vintage hand fired coal stove are similar to a wood stove and in some cases can burn either. They need to be regulated and fed by hand usually every 12 to 24 hours depending on your usage. They require no power to operate making them ideal for rural settings with long power outages.
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Stove/Furnace Make: Harman
Stove/Furnace Model: TLC-2000
Location: SE Massachusetts

Post Tue. Feb. 05, 2008 8:01 am

WNY wrote:ahhhh. finally some humidity, ended up with the one above, but from Sears, bascially the same thing for the same price. It's up to 41% so far, and it was 25% or below....

The cats don't get shocked anymore.!! :)

You can tell he's a happy cat now!!
Just make sure you add bacteriastat to the water. (You'd be amazed how fast the water gets nasty!)
Consumer Reports recommends emptying the humidifier out, scrubbing the inside & then refilling.......DAILY!! ( yeah, right)
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Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Keystoker 90K, Leisure Line Hyfire I
Coal Size/Type: Rice
Stove/Furnace Make: Keystoker, LL & CoalTrol
Stove/Furnace Model: 90K, Hyfire I, VF3000 Soon
Location: Cuba, NY

Post Tue. Feb. 05, 2008 8:16 am

I normally do. Got it!! Need to get some today. Daily, I don't think so.
- Dave
Hyfire I & Keystoker 90K heating an 1890 Victorian
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