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probably just stove paint burning off....smoke coming from support box

Post in 'The Hearth Room - Wood Stoves and Fireplaces' started by dentman4411, Jan 5, 2013.

  1. dentman4411

    dentman4411 New Member

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    couple more pics after sweeping out the sawdust

    i triple checked while i was up there, in last pic its a knot thats making a shadow that appears like it charred some. its not char.

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  2. begreen

    begreen Mooderator Staff Member

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    Yes it is a bit sloppy. There should be no sawdust in there at all. I can see some right against the inner pipe insulation. Maybe that is the source of your smoke? Be sure to vacuum it all out.
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    dentman4411 New Member

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    yes i believe it could have been the culprit. all vacuumed out now. thanks for your assistance.

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