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According to The Wood Heat Organization, a good chimney is necessary for any wood-burning stove, fireplace or furnace to operate correctly. When properly designed, the chimney system makes it easier to light fires withou... More »

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Rocketstove.org has factory built wood burning rocket stoves available for purchase. The EcoZoom Plancha rocket stove can be purchased for the price of $399.99 as of 2015, and it can be shipped directly to the buyers hom... More »

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Direct venting only works with specially designed gas appliances, according to The Chimney Sweep, Inc., and is not for use with wood burning stoves. Wood burning stoves require a vertical chimney that extends through the... More »

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