Mater Brothers Pellets?

Post in 'The Pellet Mill - Pellet and Multifuel Stoves' started by tmyers, Feb 19, 2008.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. tmyers

    tmyers
    Expand Collapse
    New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2008
    Messages:
    33
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    Western Michigan
    Mater Brothers or Mader Brothers? Does anyone have any info about these pellets? I believe they are made in Michigan? I was wondering how well they burned for any of you folks? I have them available to me for $149 a ton and was wondering if they were bad. Thanks.
     
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature

    Helpful Sponsor Ads!





  2. STOVEGUY11

    STOVEGUY11
    Expand Collapse
    Feeling the Heat

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2008
    Messages:
    424
    Likes Received:
    3
    Loc:
    SOUTHERN CT
    I've never heard of that brand, but if they were priced that amount around my parts I would jump at that offer. You need to find out what materails these pellets are made of. There are different types of pellets. The best kind are the ones with low ash content. Around here a ton of pellets like that goes for close too $300 a ton
     
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature
  3. beerwizza

    beerwizza
    Expand Collapse
    New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 1, 2008
    Messages:
    30
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    South Attleboro, Ma
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature
  4. stoveguy2esw

    stoveguy2esw
    Expand Collapse
    Minister of Fire

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2006
    Messages:
    6,142
    Likes Received:
    1,068
    Loc:
    madison hgts. va
    "mater brothers" are you sure they aint made in georgia by "larry the pellet guy"and his brothers raynelle and eunelle? GIT ER DUNNNN!
     
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature
  5. lpgreg

    lpgreg
    Expand Collapse
    Member

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2007
    Messages:
    92
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    central mi.
    Yes I bought some last fall, alot of fines and ash but the heat was pretty good I would not purchase again after buying stove chow at Home Depot, minimal ash, fines not to bad and good heat. There were on sale last week for $128
     
  6. Kernel Klinker

    Kernel Klinker
    Expand Collapse
    New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2008
    Messages:
    18
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    Hubbardston, Michigan
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature
  7. lpgreg

    lpgreg
    Expand Collapse
    Member

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2007
    Messages:
    92
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    central mi.
    I bought 50 bags of pro pellets from TSC and returned 47. They plugged up the grate after 2 cycles. I tried different adjustments of feed and dampner and just couldn't get them to burn. I would buy 2 bags of whatever and see how they burn in your stove. By the way I have a insert I don't know if that makes a difference or not.
     
  8. Kernel Klinker

    Kernel Klinker
    Expand Collapse
    New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2008
    Messages:
    18
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    Hubbardston, Michigan
    I'm burning a Dell-Point Europa.
    Incinerates most anything now.
    I just watch for changes in the wind and adjust for them.
    The stove continues to put out heat for weeks without stopping.
    KK
     
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature
  9. debbiels1979

    debbiels1979
    Expand Collapse
    New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2007
    Messages:
    60
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    Eastern Shore, MD
    I know this has nothing to do with anything but for the record I love the name "Stove Chow." Is that a real name of a pellet company or what you call pellet fuel?? That is too cute! Sorry guys for the dumb comment, I have the flu and the only thing I can manage to do is mess on the computer!
     
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature
  10. Ridgefire

    Ridgefire
    Expand Collapse
    New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2007
    Messages:
    49
    Likes Received:
    0
    No its a real name of a pellet. I burned some at the beginning of the season. But I thought they went out of business.
     
  11. lpgreg

    lpgreg
    Expand Collapse
    Member

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2007
    Messages:
    92
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    central mi.
    Thats the real name, I almost did't buy them because of the name but there the best I've used so far this year. Hope you get better.,
     
  12. davevassar

    davevassar
    Expand Collapse
    Member

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2007
    Messages:
    172
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    South Central MA
    I haven't heard of them, but maybe they are realted to Tow-Mater, you know from the movie Cars?
     
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature
  13. Kernel Klinker

    Kernel Klinker
    Expand Collapse
    New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2008
    Messages:
    18
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    Hubbardston, Michigan
    debbiels1979,
    I would like to try the "Stove Chow" brand pellets.
    Did a search for more info: http://stovechow.com/
    and found the site was not active (network solutions).
    Could you tell me which Home Depot you got your pellets at?
    Thanks
    KK
     
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature
  14. stoveguy2esw

    stoveguy2esw
    Expand Collapse
    Minister of Fire

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2006
    Messages:
    6,142
    Likes Received:
    1,068
    Loc:
    madison hgts. va
    if i remember right the company name is "catamount pellet company" but i may be wrong
     
    Collapse Signature Expand Signature
  15. raystownbound

    raystownbound
    Expand Collapse
    New Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2008
    Messages:
    1
    Likes Received:
    0
    Loc:
    South Jersey
    I live in Southern New Jersey, I am having a hard time finding pellets? Can anyone help?
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

Entire Site copyright © 1995-2016 - email to webinfo@hearth.com
Hearth.com and HearthNet are property and trademarks of Hearth.com LLC Advertising Information