Thanks to everyone for their advice and guidance.
It turns out that the primary air control lever was not hooked up. Just built a fire as we have...
I guess I didn't do a proper break in fire.
Did 2 break in fires. 500 on the stove pipe 18 inches up from the stove.
There is nothing to visually see. According to the manual, I have it open.
Yeah, it's open.
Primary air? The only air control I know about is the wooden knob on the bottom left.
Thank you everyone for the feedback. I live in Colorado at an elevation of 6500 ft. Current temp around 45 degrees.
I was trying to use oak...
16 feet to the roof and 3 feet above.
It's brand new. Is it possible it came clogged from the factory? How do I check if it is clogged or not?
I got the fire going with kindling and properly seasoned wood(split and stacked over a year ago). As soon as I close and latch the door the flames...
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