North Idaho Energy Logs

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    Anybody use these? If so, can you give any feedback.
     
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    There is a place way out in central mass. And they do delivery, but you need to buy in pallet. I wanted to try a few out first.
     
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    Lucky you, that's great. I didn't know they were available on the east coast. Ask them to ship you a sample pack of a few logs. They are exceptionally dense and the original PrestoLog. Treat them with respect, they contain a lot of btus. The only other product I tested like them were the HomeFire Prest logs. Use a SuperCedar to start them.
     
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    Yes, they are the only I have found that weight 8lbs. I am also intrigued by the reports that they do not "accordian" like the other energy logs, rather they act like wood with chunk embers. Is that true in your experience?
     
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    Their product is fantastic! 8 lbs logs with little to no moisture! Far more cost effective than cord wood out here. My local source sells the pallet (240 logs) for $325
     
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    Yep, I wrote the review. They burn more like locust and leave little ash. The medium and low density logs aren't worth a hill of beans in my book.
     
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    agreed, i tried a few and burn away really quickly. I sometimes get biobricks on sale for $9 for 20 bricks. They are ok. But I wouldn't pay full price for them.
     
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    love them!
    seem clean burning-lots of heat!
     
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    North Idaho logs are the best BTU for your dollar. $295.50 per unit at NW Fuel. with free Super Cedars.
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    i sent them an email asking for a few samples. I really hope they send one. But I have 2+ cords ready now, so I'm better off this year.
     
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    I'd go ahead and order them. If you've burned ordinary compressed logs in the past you will be impressed with the difference.
     
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    Do you have a link to this place? I think I know where it is, I had the link a couple years ago and lost the data on my old computer. The place I'm thinking of was only open Saturday if you wanted to swing by and buy some.
     
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    Do you mean Robbins Garden? They are the only place around that has them and they don't send samples.

    http://www.robbinsgarden.com/
     
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