1. Welcome Hearth.com Guests and Visitors - Please enjoy our forums!
    Hearth.com GOLD Sponsors who help bring the site content to you:
    Hearthstone Soapstone and Cast-Iron stoves( Wood, Gas or Pellet Stoves and Inserts)
    Caluwe - Passion for Fire and Water ( Pellet and Wood Hydronic and Space Heating)

Andirons for Vigilant 1A???

Post in 'Vermont Castings & CDW Dutchwest older Models' started by spolleypt, Nov 26, 2013.

  1. spolleypt

    spolleypt New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2012
    Messages:
    18
    Loc:
    Maine
    On a parts list for the Vigilant 1A I see a set of Andirons. These bolt on. Could someone explain what they are used for and where they bolt. Are these actually for this stove, they are not in diagram? Thanks


    0000051 Set of Andirons w/Bolts

    Helpful Sponsor Ads!





  2. webbie

    webbie Seasoned Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2005
    Messages:
    12,271
    Loc:
    Western Mass.
    I thought they were stock - but if not, they simply make it do that you can pile wood higher with the doors open - or keep it back from the doors a bit if loaded from the top, I remember selling them....so maybe they were an option....
    [​IMG]
  3. fbelec

    fbelec Minister of Fire

    Joined:
    Nov 23, 2005
    Messages:
    1,661
    Loc:
    northern massachusetts
    it's kinda funny this was brought up looking inside my defiant i see 2 holes right in front by the front doors just below the the opening but i never heard or seen any for defiant 1
  4. webbie

    webbie Seasoned Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2005
    Messages:
    12,271
    Loc:
    Western Mass.
    Those are all likely for those andirons....they fit a couple of the older models.
  5. fbelec

    fbelec Minister of Fire

    Joined:
    Nov 23, 2005
    Messages:
    1,661
    Loc:
    northern massachusetts
    sounds like they had glass doors in mind
  6. Kenster

    Kenster Minister of Fire

    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2010
    Messages:
    1,590
    Loc:
    Texas- West of Houston
    I don't see any need at all to have andirons in a Vig.

Share This Page