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Review of Vermont Castings --- defiant 1610 -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only

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Review of Vermont Castings --- defiant 1610 -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
Date Reviewed: 2012-09-17 12:31:32

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):
Bought in 2008 , Price Paid: 3000.00
Location : Brookfield, MA 01506, U.S.A.
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store -

Likes: None.

Dislikes: This stove is the worst i have ever had and i am 56 and have burned wood all my life. The fountain assembly is an engineering nightmare built with the least longlasting material possible. This coupled with their hiding behind dealers to avoid having to even talk to angry customers and selling the company to get out from under their warranty proves to me they know their mistake and refuse to make good on it. I won't even sell this boat anchor because i would have to rip the buyer off to con him into thinking he is buying a working stove. STAY AWAY FROM VERMONT CASTINGS!


Comments: STAY AWAY FROM VERMONT CASTINGS!

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