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Link to another article on Jotul History - International History
Here's a link to a picture of many of the older Jotul stoves
Jotul is a very old and famous stove company from Norway.
Here are some older Jotul Documents...
Jotul 8, 8A and 8C owners manual - http://hearth.com/images/uploads/8_Spin_Draft.pdf
Jotul 8 - original model--parts list: http://hearth.com/images/uploads/JotulNo8Sch.pdf
Jotul 404 Cookstove Manual-- http://hearth.com/images/uploads/Jotul404OwnersManual.pdf