Regency F3500 VS BK Chinook 30.2

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MissMac

Minister of Fire
Dec 4, 2017
867
NW Ontario
I've got a pretty good semicircle faded into my paint above my cat on the Sirocco 30.1. Been burning in it for 4 years, but that fading started the first year. There's also a bit of a faded spot on the front of the stove above the door, in line with the middle of the cat.

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stoveliker

Minister of Fire
Nov 17, 2019
1,574
Eastern Long Island NY
but there is no convection jacket here. The Chinook 30 (being compared here) has a 2.5" or so spaced extra steel top. It just does not get that hot because the heat is transferred to the convecting air.
 
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