'Nother stove & placement thread, sorry :P

R9R Posted By R9R, Jan 10, 2017 at 11:35 AM

  1. Lake Girl

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    Do you have a fan on the ceiling in the "hub" area or just the newly installed "gather" area? Wondering if the air movement created from the "hub" area would be more effective.
     
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    Not yet. We had one we brought from our old house so it's the one that went up. It's on the to do list to get another at some point and that's where it'll go.

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    Hmmm, I was thinking the fan photo post was going to be an update about a thermostat install !
     
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    Lol not quite yet. Tho it's s lot more shoulder weather than constant burn right now. I read that post and sounds like it shouldn't be too awful complicated, might be a next season thing. But I said the same thing about the stove too...

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    So this morning, 20* outside, 77 inside. Run almost always on H1. Def agree that H1 isn't the cleanest setting, but it's doing good for us so rolling with it. Ceiling fan makes a diff in stove room, not sure about the rest of the big area. But nothing is really chilly. Overall super happy with it :)

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    Glad you're happy with it !

    Speaking of "cleanest", you're gonna come up on a deeper cleaning than vacuuming out the firebox soon. Has your ash vac come in and maybe a brush kit for your vent ?
     
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    Ash vac arrived a day or 2 ago. Got the vent brush rods & brush when I got the stove. So yep :) Supposed to be warm this weekend, might be a good time for it.

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    So vacuumed everything I could get to. Took the little plates off on either side of burn pot, vacuumed. Cleaned glass. Cleaned the little "shelf" up by heat exchanger. Took cap off the tee and termination. Ran a brush through the horizontal section. For the fly ash out, not crazy amounts at least :) Couldn't get it to make the turn down the 90. Not sure on that one. Vacuumed out the termination cap and tee caps while I had them off anyhoo. Lot of firsts this late in the season lol

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    Sounds like you did good !
     
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    Cat appeoved!

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