Review of Jotul --- F 400 Castine -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
Satisfaction Ratings from 5 stars (best) to 1 star (worst)
Satisfaction with unit = ✰✰✰✰✰
Satisfaction with dealer = ✰✰✰✰✰
Satisfaction with manufacturer =
Other Information about the Home and Stove
Room Size (Sq ft): 400 | House Size (Sq feet): 3000
Bought in 2006 , Price Paid: 1600
Location : , New Y , USA
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - Heat Revival
Easy to use, nice fire view, excellnt heat output, reasonable burn time, ash pan.
Glass gets dirty easily unless burned real hot, initial lighting of fire can be a bit difficult.
This is a great stove for small to medium size areas. Burn time is hot for 4 hours and enough coals to start up again after 6 or 7 hours. Nice looking and a well made stove. Ash is a bit hard to clean on the matte finish and I would get the blue/black enamel if I had to do it again. You can't go wrong with this stove.
* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004