Review of Avalon:Travis Industries --- Lopi AGP -- burning Wood Pellets
Installation Type: Pellet/Corn - new Pellet Vent Setup
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): 1000 | House Size (Sq feet): 1800
Bought in 2013 , Price Paid: 3000
Location : albany, NY 12193, United States
Purchased from: Stove Dealer - Woodburning Warehouse
Good styling, best side clearance
Unreliable Metering/Chopping motor.
Original unit was unable to chop pellets, dealer gets bad review here because they asserted I purchased inferior pellets which caused the malfunction (they do not sell pellets and I tried brands from all the usual outlets.) Resolved that the original was defective and replaced entire unit. A short time later motor failed again, dealer replaced. Ran satisfactory for two seasons, early last season motor again failed ( the output shaft sheared from the drive gear) and was out of warranty, $147.00 cost. Replacement appeared significantly more robust, today motor failed again. Defective product DONOT BUY.
* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004