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Review of --- Striker C160 -- Fireplace Inserted Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - into existing Fireplace
Date Reviewed: 2017-10-22 22:22:48

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): 700 | House Size (Sq feet): 1300
Bought in 2017 , Price Paid: $1300
Location : Bend, OR 97701, USA
Purchased from: Fireplace Retail Store - Emerald Hearth and Spa

Likes: Fits our zero clearance fireplace with room to spare
Ample heat for our sq. footage and floorplan
Doesn't stick out much over the existing hearth, won't need to redo hearth dimensions to meet clearance in front.
Easily meets all clearances with the addition of a "mantel shield" purchased on Amazon


Comments: So far I'm really pleased with the performance of this smaller sized wood stove insert. I considered going with the next size up, but really glad that we went with the Striker C160 instead. It fits our room perfectly without further modifications to the existing hearth. The smaller firebox is fine for all of our firewood except the longest pieces. The smaller firebox requires less wood to maintain ideal burning temps so long term, less fuel burned. Our entire house is kept warm from this "small" stove.

* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004