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Review of Whitfield --- Advantage IIT -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood Pellets
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
prior to Nov. 2004*)
Satisfaction Ratings from 5 stars (best) to 1 star (worst)
Satisfaction with unit = ✰✰✰✰
Satisfaction with dealer =
Satisfaction with manufacturer =
Other Information about the Home and Stove
Room Size (Sq ft): | House Size (Sq feet): 2100
Bought in 1995 , Price Paid: 1000
Location : Cameron Park, CA , USA
Purchased from: Other Store Type (Furniture/etc) - bought used 1 year old
I use the pellet stove only to heat my 2100sf home in the Sierra Foothills. I perform the annual maint and vent cleaning myself. This stove has worked great for 7 straight years, running almost 24 hrs a day (on the lowest setting) for 3 to 4 months per year.
The blower is a little noisy.
This stove, and Goldenfire pellets have been great,...until my last 1/2 ton batch of Goldenfire which seems to have more fines than usual, enough to cause my stove to shut down from lack of fuel on low speed, and once due to a sawdust jam.
* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004