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Review of Jotul --- Firelight -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only

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Review of Jotul --- Firelight -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Pellet/Corn - new Pellet Vent Setup
Date Reviewed: 2009-01-25 15:06:41

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): 800 | House Size (Sq feet): 2500
Bought in 2000 , Price Paid: 1750
Location : Hickory, NC 28601,
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store -

Likes: Does keep the house at about 69 degrees, big ash pan

Dislikes: Terrible design, backplate made of cheap pot metal, Stove will not operate properly with any bigger than a 6\" flue.

Comments: Stopped usiing the catalytic converter, put in stove pipe with a damper and am using as regular woodstove. I sold Jotuls once, would never recommend and will never buy another

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