Review of Dutchwest --- Federal Small -- Freestanding Stove burning Wood/Coal
Installation Type: Wood/Coal - Freestanding into metal Chimney
prior to Nov. 2004*)
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): 200 | House Size (Sq feet):
Bought in 1991 , Price Paid: 450.00
Location : Granville, VT 5747,
Purchased from: Other Store Type (Furniture/etc) - Mr.Stove
This little stove really puts out the heat. Takes wood up to 14 inches. I have tried coal and that works well too, but rather use wood.
Short burn time, about six hours max. When it is -10 and below have to get up a few times at night to tend it. This would get real tired if the room being heated was in not a camp. The view window smokes over quickly.
If you have a small area to heat and see one of these babies in good shape for a decent price buy it! Do not listen to the voices that say since it was made in Taiwan it is of poor quality.
* Dates that reviews were submitted were not recorded prior to Nov. 2004