Portland Stove Foundry Co. Wood Stove

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michaelanthony
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Joined: Sat. Nov. 22, 2008 10:42 pm
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Vigilant 2310, gold marc box stove, vogelzang pot belly coat rack
Baseburners & Antiques: Home Sparkle 12
Coal Size/Type: Coal Contractor's stove, a little Kimmels 'nut
Other Heating: Very cold FHA oil furnace
Location: millinocket,me.
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Post Wed. Nov. 01, 2017 3:20 pm

let 'er rip!

TOTP again! joe wt...f

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Lightning
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Joined: Wed. Nov. 16, 2011 9:51 am
Hand Fed Coal Furnace: Overmodified/Bored out Clayton 1537
Coal Size/Type: Anthracite/Awesome Size
Location: Olean, NY

Post Wed. Nov. 01, 2017 6:57 pm

Haha, he lit her up today. It did get a little smoke into the room, so I advised him to run it with the doors closed. At least until the chimney warms up more, and possibly til it's colder outside. It was pumping heat out really good! I think it'll warm that place up just fine. He also found a cute little log rack for it.

I also advised him to tuck some insulation in around the pipe where it enters the thimble, there is a 1/4 inch gap around it in places. Also the clean out door didn't have the best seal. That should help some once those things are fixed.
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D-frost
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Joined: Sun. Dec. 08, 2013 7:10 am
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Chubby
Hand Fed Coal Furnace: Yukon Eagle I (multi-fuel oil, wood/coal)
Baseburners & Antiques: Herald 'fireside oak'
Coal Size/Type: nut/Reading anthracite, stove/Blaschak
Other Heating: Jotul #118 wood burner
Location: Southern New Hampshire

Post Wed. Nov. 01, 2017 8:18 pm

nice job, Lightning! That will work, Souppa!

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