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How much wood can I cram in this thing?

Post in 'The Hearth Room - Wood Stoves and Fireplaces' started by jeffesonm, Nov 15, 2012.

  1. jeffesonm

    jeffesonm Feeling the Heat

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    Still getting the hang of my new insert, an Osburn Matrix (same thing as 2000). Firebox is 2.3 cu ft or so. How much wood can I cram in here? As much as will fit? Trying to get a nice long overnight burn....

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  2. begreen

    begreen Mooderator Staff Member

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    No, leave some headroom. The wood shouldn't be shove up against the burn tubes.

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