Giving Up Napoleon Gas Insert and Buying Mendota FV44i

Post in 'It's a Gas!' started by oldadmark, Dec 15, 2012.

  1. oldadmark

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    We gave our pellet stove to our son and invested in a propane Napoleon Gas Insert (XIR4). It was supposed to be their top of the line insert. What a mistake! This stove had so many issues that the manufacturer sent a regional trouble shooter here from Canada to find out why the problems couldn't be resolved. When he couldn't resolve the issues he brought a 2nd stove in and that one had similar problems. No more Napoleon. We're now researching a Mendota FV44i which is supposed to be one of the best!

    Any comments on the Mendota?
     

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  2. Ironhorse74

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    The 44i Mendota is the best out there. Great flame, great heat and a lot of awesome features. Great unit.

    Brad
     
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  3. John Gabel

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    I just had an Mendota FV33i installed. So far I am impressed by its function and looks.
     
  4. papa bears stove

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    Mendota makes excellent inserts. I am sure you will be happy with it. Mendota is also a excellent company to work with.
     
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    This is great news, we just ordered this exact unit.
     

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