why y'all discuss me thru this post instead of email? = ure cluttering the post for the OP. If u evaluate my ideas objectively, i appreciate it & learn , especially when its in concise language couched in scientific logic= Pookese proper, not Pookinese
the can worked for 6yrs. I,d guess exhaust port might have done the trick but i didnt get to visit the situation. Fact is leaves do pile up & pstove pipe can emit embers. gcan also works as a buffer against wind even better than a vertical chimni i'd guess
carl1 invented the garbage can spark arrestor which resulted in averting fire for 6 yrs. though not UL listed. I see no reason to associate that with this distortion other than a$75/hr. techie trying to drum up bizness
if it aint blowing, it aint extracting much heat. In the case of an overfiring stove it will control the fire so i wrote a blog which is in my signature. Most deal with overfiring with a fluepipe damper which isnt automatic as the MH is & controls the fire in my sawdust burner . if the old...