Guide to Installing a Woodstove – Mother Earth News

Guide to Installing a Woodstove – Mother Earth News

Guide to Installing a Woodstove – Mother Earth News | The Original Guide To Living Wisely


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Fig. 1 Stove lift

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Fig. 2 Rolling a stove on PVC pipe

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Woodstove installation is not a trivial task. Without a collection of self-sacrificing friends and/or a stove lift, hefting a 500-plus pound chunk of metal and masonry is likely to earn you a season ticket to the chiropractor.

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Fig. 6 Factory chimney

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Fig. 5 Masonry reliner

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Fig. 3 A safe masonry chimney

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Fig. 4 Stainless stell reliner

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Fig. 7 Clearances to combustibles

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Fig. 8 Stovepipe heat shield

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Fig. 9 Fiberglass insulation pass-through

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Fig. 10 Factory built pass-through

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Fig. 12 Clay liner pass-through

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Fig. 13 magnetic hex-head driver and self-tapping screw

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Fig. 15 Direct connection

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Fig. 14 Star drill and hammer

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Source: https://www.motherearthnews.com/homesteading-and-livestock/installing-a-woodstove-zmaz88sozgoe/

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