I have an Yukon Polar and I'm hardly impressed.
The whole thing is made out of sheet metal, door, door frame, flue pipe and on.
My flue pipe is...
If that stove has a donut heat exchanger at the top, there's not many coal stoves built as efficent today.
It's not as efficent as a coal baseburner....
If you drill 1/2" holes at each end of your slots that makes it easier to finish the slots with a torch.
It takes a steady hand though, a straight...
I made a couple, one was out of the flange of an H beam with 1/2" slots burned in. I let about 1 1/2" of the flange on.
Used it 18 years an it looked...
I didn't read the whole topic, but 1/2" slots for wood ashes is about ideal.
Good grief...another 30-NC
Get something with grates and bimetal temp control.
Click on the stove to get...
Kitchen Queen gives off a lot of heat
A 7" liner will fit in a 16"X16" chim block.
Mix perlite with portland, 9 to 1 ratio, with air intraining agent (spelling)
Use just enough mortor...
Is it a base burner.
is there a pipe, sheet metal or cast iron that starts near the bottom
and tees up near the top that the flue pipe connects to.
Brand has a lot to do with price, a coal base heater is worth a lot more.
There were thousands of differant stoves built.
Their not caboose stove copys. Caboose stoves had a lip to keep pots from sliding off and
a base that could be bolted down so the stove didn't move...
I don't know how high his chim is, he has a new home. It's on the back side of the house with a walk out basement
I recommended the 30NC from what...
Because people are brainwashed into it
If I had to do over I would have bought a WonderCoal or WonderWood type stove.
No baby seting a stove 2 hrs....
I know how he feels, I'd be glad to get rid of my NC30 and get something with grates or make my own stove.
Forno Bravo makes a great bread oven because
This is probably the best and efficient oven plans
Remenber you get what you pay for
Sorry Wyosioux I wasn't thinking of you when I gave my opinion pertaining to the 30 NC.
I purchased the 30 NC because of the reviews here and it's...
I don't know what you see in a 30NC, the ash pan is worthless, the area your heating varies 5 to 8 degrees, you get a lot of hot coals you need to...
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