Review of Jotul --- Castine -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
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): 600 | House Size (Sq feet): 1500
Bought in 2001 , Price Paid: $1700
Location : Mayhill, NM 88339, Otero
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store -
Beautiful blue-black. Easy to operate and regulate temps.
Outside corners of the glass dirties within 5 minutes of starting the fire, obscuring almost 20% of the viewing area. Happens regardless of wood used- all very dry.
With a more efficient airwash sytem to keep the glass clean, this would be a spectacular stove.
* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004