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Q&A Safety of Metal Flue

Post in 'Questions and Answers' started by QandA, Oct 5, 2001.

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  1. QandA

    QandA New Member Staff Member

    Nov 27, 2012

    Please advise on the safety of a metal flue. I have received conflicting opinions and do not know about the safety record of metal flues. If you do recommend the use of same, what brand names are good?


    We have installed hundreds of them, and I know of dealers that have installed thousands. They are very safe IF INSTALLED CORRECTLY. In fact, I would say that they are probably safer than most masonry chimneys that are in use today. Excel chimney is a highly respected brand name, but there are many other good ones. If it meets the 21oo degree HT standard (and all should) it should be OK

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