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Review of Jotul --- 3cb -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only

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Review of Jotul --- 3cb -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
Date Reviewed: 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): 800 | House Size (Sq feet): 2200
Bought in 2000 , Price Paid: 1250.00
Location : grass valley, ca 95945, usa
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - sieera timberline

Likes: appearence,

Dislikes: hard to load,wood has to be very small,air control knob gets very hot,damper control not very good has a couple holes in it compared to the old styles which had none,4-5 hours load time is very weak,ash pan small,not very air tight,burner on the top gets in the way when loading and is easy to burn yourself,this top re burners makes the area to load wood very small and hard to load,can only load a max. of 2 small pieces of wood.

Comments: this is a nice stove otherwise if you can deal with all of the above cons

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