gasifier

  1. L

    Tarm Solo Plus 60 MK II Wood Gasifier Boiler Opinions

    I'm looking to purchase a never used 2004 Tarm Solo Plus 60 MK II wood gasification boiler (198,000 BTU/Hr) from a local party for $5,000 and use it to heat a house/garage/workshop I will be building next year. The boiler was purchased around 2005 but was never installed and has been sitting on...
  2. Mellowyelloe

    My homemade gasifier

    Hi fellow members. This is my first post. I joined this community to share my boiler project with everyone in hopes maybe others can learn and hopefully I can learn from others. Last summer I started building my boiler because I was tired of the inefficiency of my insert in my fireplace. Plus...
  3. S

    Indoor Wood Boiler Advice Needed!

    Let me start by saying this is my first post on hearth.com, but I am no stranger to this site. You all are full of knowledge and have answered a lot of my previous wood burning questions. However, I have not been able to find much information on my particular situation. I recently purchased a...
  4. Eric Johnson

    Drying Wood for Gasifier

    I think the biggest problem new owners have with gasifiers is that they don't understand what's involved in adequately drying their wood. Most people seem to think it's OK to cut their wood in the spring and burn it the following winter. I don't think it's possible to get wood dry enough doing...
  5. Nofossil

    Gasifier Quick Start

    I always run my gasifier flat-out. I let it heat the house and storage, then let it go out. That means I build fires a lot - every day in cold weather. I've been looking at how to get from lighting the match up to 'safe' inlet temperature, then up to 'usable heat' as quickly as possible. I've...