Upgrading from Jotul F400 to BK Ashford question

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rijim

Burning Hunk
Jan 19, 2009
227
RI
Upgrading stoves to gain longer burn times and more consistent output. Question is, I’m heating 1100sq. ft. ; is the BK Ashford 30 too large and the 20 would be a better fit?
 

Highbeam

Minister of Fire
Dec 28, 2006
18,795
Mt. Rainier Foothills, WA
Look at the output specs between 20 and 30. The 30 actually has a lower output on low. I believe there are far more reasons to get a 30 than a 20.

Longer burns at consistent lower output will really help heat your small space with greater comfort.
 

begreen

Mooderator
Staff member
Nov 18, 2005
87,665
South Puget Sound, WA
Should be fine. The Ashford just has a larger tank.
 

rijim

Burning Hunk
Jan 19, 2009
227
RI
Thanks for confirming, seemed like I was missing something when I compared them. I’ll place a 30 on order next week.