Bad auger motor. I have been throgh 3 of them on a new stove.
Try another one should be under warrantee and not to
hard to replace.
The vaccum switch is on the right side of the stove(as you look from the front)
You do have to remove the side cover to get to it.
This is what we decided on. Available from Home Goods and not very expensive
I find that PA pellets are pefect. I keep 5 bags of them in the trunk of
my wife's car and the help her get to work every day
I also use CleanFire pellets from Pellet sales .com and cant agree more. They exceeded my expectations as far as
delivery and customer service....
You should hear the auger turn even with out pellets in the pot..Mine got delivered
with a non-working auger motor and now my second one has gone. I...
I love my Empress, much quieter than others that I have listened to and easy to maintain.
As for heat, I have ours in the living room of a 1500 foot...
We found a chest at Home Goods which will hold about 1.5 bags of pellets.
We dump the bags into the chest and us abig scooper to load the hopper...
You guys are all small thinkers.
I told my wife that with what we save on oil she could redecorate
the living room. And she did..the fringe benefits...
The Enviro Empress is very quiet, the auger is shock mounted as and the blowers
are also reduced noise level.
There is some noise as the pellets...
I also live in Rockaway, didn't know there were more of us..:)
I bought at and had my stove installed by
they are up in Lafayette...
All you whiners..was it a surprise that it was gonna get cold this year and you were
gonna need pellets to keep your tootsies warm this winter....
You might want to read this posting about the "auger trim button"
Have a warm and...
My cast iron Empress gets a bit warm on the top of the stove,
but would not burn your hand if accidentally placed on it same
for the sides. Of...
I am not sure about your particular stove, however stove shut downs are not instantaneous.
The exhaust blower has to stay on until the fuel in the...
Windex has an ammonia base and could leave a cloudy residue when
heated if not rinsed throughly.
A product called " Hope's Perfect Glass" is amonia...
First year wth our Empress, so far I am impressed with the quality of the construction and
My wife is impressed with it's asthetics and...
My wife just read my post and I get to see how warm it gets
in the living room on the couch tonight.. :(
Any screen or such that you put up might block the heat convection.
Might I suggest a "sleep mask" probably about 5 bucks and depending on your
That's why I have the humidifier running in the same room Ehhh???
We also have the empress and don't find the noise level
objectionable, in fact it is quite lower than the humidifier
that is running in the room. On...
My wife though of the same thing, but found a more decorative approach to it.
At a local "Home Goods" store they sold chests fairly inexpensivly and...
No problems here using the pedistal fan in the living room and
ceiling fans in each bedroom running at its lowest setin just ti stir the air up a...
Why is the whole idea not to keep the hopper full?
Im gonna take mine out the next cleaning and warn the cat about it..:)(maybe)
My lady Empress is burning quite well.
Using Hi/Lo thermostat setting so when on low (idle) the flame is mostly
in the burn pot and the blower cranks...
As long as it doesn't get black and sticky it is OK.
Make cleaning the glass part of your weekly maintenance.
Use a damp paper towel and some of the...
Reynolds makes a non-stick aluminum foil called
"Reynolds Wrap Release". It is available in most supermarkets and would
be easier to use than strips...
That's true and it would probably always give you a craving for popcorn
They make a "high temperature" cooking spray that might fit the bill.
Mostly used for BBQ's but I dont think the stove would mind
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