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Customer Reviews for Vogelzang Sentry Coal Stove

Vogelzang Sentry Coal Stove

Item# 173604
High performance stove generates up to 150,000 BTU/hr. Aluminized steel firebox allows stove to accept up to 75 lbs. of coal which burns up to 7-9 hours on a single load. Bi-metallic thermostat provides automatic controlled combustion for even heating. Durable firebox is lined with firebrick to provide years of service. Standard 6in. stove pipe chimney installation. 34in. H x 32in. W x 21in. D. This item is not for sale in the state of Washington. Customers are responsible for checking local codes and regulations prior to purchase. Clearance from Side Wall in. 20, Fuel Type Coal, Fire Box/Hopper Capacity lbs. 75, Clearance from Corner in. 24, BTU Output 150,000, Thermostat Included Yes, Heat Settings Manual/thermostatic, Heating Capability sq. ft. 2,000, Full Load Run Time Hours 7-9, Clearance from Rear Wall in. 34, Blower Included No, Igniter Manual, Blower CFM 100, Dimensions L x W x H in. 32 x 21 x 34, Door Opening W x H in. 13 x 11, Blower Power Supply Volts, Amps 110, Flue Collar Size in. 6.
Average Customer Rating:
3 out of 5
3
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5
(2 Reviews) 2
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Rating Summary (2 reviews)
5 stars
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1 of 2(50%)would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Questions & Answers:
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Customer Reviews for Vogelzang Sentry Coal Stove
Review 1 for Vogelzang Sentry Coal Stove
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

Exccelent Coal Stove

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May 12, 2008
By handyman303
from Mansfield, OH
"I had purchased this coal stove and hooked it up and I currently heat a few rooms of my home with it. I is a very great investment. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to save money on next years heating bill. I equipped my stove with a Hardy oudoor boiler blower to get the stove upto temp, then Ihave a blower to distribute the heat, so when the room calls for heat, both the blower on the fire kicks on, and the distribution blower until the room is at the correct temperature. The whole system is thermostatically automatically controlled. All I do is sit back and put coal in when it needs it. By having the Hardy Ouutdoor Furnace blower, it only lets air in when it needs it, and when its on its off cycle it just leaves enough air to keep a fire, in turn saving coal."
Describe Yourself: Home Handyman
+10points
13out of 16found this review helpful.
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Review 2 for Vogelzang Sentry Coal Stove
Overall Rating:
1 / 5
1 / 5

I wouldn't give this to my worst enemy

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January 21, 2008
By coalman
from Ann Arbor, MI
"This product is a typical very low quality example of poor manufacturing. The air control knobs had over a 1/4 inch gap so controlling the burn was impossible. I thought that perhaps I had received a faulty unit so I complained to the people who market this product, and they sent me a replacement feed door. The replacement had an even larger gap than the original. I thought I had seen the bottom of the barrel until I saw this piece of junk. Do not buy this unit."
Describe Yourself: Professional
+14points
30out of 46found this review helpful.
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