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Review of Vermont Castings --- Acclaim -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only

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Review of Vermont Castings --- Acclaim -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - into masonry chimney
Date Reviewed: 2009-12-14 15:50:22

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): 400 | House Size (Sq feet): 1600
Bought in 2008 , Price Paid: 1200
Location : concord, nc 28025,
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - The fireplace

Likes: Top loading, good heat output

Dislikes: Ash pan kind of small

Comments: Overall like stove. My first clean burn stove. Uses half the wood my old box stove used. Old stove was too big for space. Acclaim starts good and get about 6 hr. burn time. Flue is out the rear but still get good draft. Operation is easy(after I learned what works best).

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