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Review of --- kodiak 1200 -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood only
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
Date Reviewed: 2020-04-05 16:10:01

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): | House Size (Sq feet): 2,200
Bought in 2018 , Price Paid: $3,000
Location : plains, mt 59859, usa
Purchased from: Stove Dealer - fireplace center


Dislikes: poor design in handles #1 damper handle is METAL when pushed in its very close to the stove making the handle too hot to pull out so i had to use a champagne cork to make it functional. #2 the actual handle to open door is made out of WOOD after using it for 6 months (i just moved in) i was awakened by my smoke alarm to find the handle was on fire. if i would have left the house it would have turned into a house fire. poor poor faulty and hazardest design.

Comments: i would never rec this wood stove and i have looked at all their models which all look like it has the same metal and wooden handles unless you plan on babysitting the stove all hours of operation

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