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Review of HearthStone --- Quadra-Fire1100-I -- Fireplace Inserted Stove burning Wood Pellets

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Review of HearthStone --- Quadra-Fire1100-I -- Fireplace Inserted Stove burning Wood Pellets
Installation Type: Pellet/Corn - new Pellet Vent Setup
Date Reviewed: 2007-11-30 15:25:33

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): 600 | House Size (Sq feet): 2100
Bought in 1999 , Price Paid:
Location : Vancouver, WA 98660, USA
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store -

Likes: When it works - produces heat

I HAVE Quadra-Fire 1100-I >>>LEMON<<<<
It is a defective design that will empty your bank account -FAST!


Cartel will not repair dangerous design defects and dealers come and go broke, so do not expect service on that end.
I burned about 2 tons of pellets and had to replace just about every part and boy, you get taken to cleaners!!!
These were the most expansive:
3 computer boards $209 each
Combustion fan $260 each
Electrical wiring is routed over the hot exhaust and burned crisp. New harness $42

URL below will show you costs of the parts:


Pellet prices have gone through the roof and are not always available. – It is less expansive to use an electric heater.

Comments: Pellet Stove?
I am reporting it to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004