Pellet stove ratings part 13 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Nature's Comfort, Norrlands, Olimatik, Olimpia Splendid, Opera, Oranier, Osburn, Paromax, and Pasian brands.
The NC40 model stove features a 55 lb hopper and electric start ignition. It has a bay window for good viewing of the fire but the warranty on the unit, especially the heat exchanger, is not very good.
This brand offers basic stoves including the PS40 which is a bay unit but does not have bay windows. The units are made in China and their warranty is not very good.
This brand is a part of AF AZEVEDOS and is made in Portugal. They offer automatic pellet stoves with programmable electronic controls. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
This brand offers a variety of units. They feature double combustion for clean and efficient burning and an optional remote control. The MIA stoves offer a variety of options to customize the units to fit into the home's decor.
This brand is made in Italy by DAL ZOTTO S.p.A. and the units are sold throughout Europe. They offer a variety of models with electronic controls. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.
ORANIER--- oranier-heiztechnik.de --<1*
The CARUS stoves have a large window for viewing the fire and automatic grate cleaning so less maintenance is required. They are made in Germany and sold throughout Europe. They feature automatic operation and use air from outside the home for combustion which saves energy. Their website does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
OSBURN---- osburn-mfg.com ----------4*
This brand is from STOVE BUILDERS INTERNATIONAL INC. and they offer three sizes of stoves. The units feature their patented "combex" combustion technology which basically is a fan for combustion air as well as exhaust air which helps in clean/efficient burning. The units have a good warranty and can be purchased online.
The EUROPA 75 model features a 75lb hopper and a battery backup system to allow operation during a power outage. The unit can burn wood or corn but the burn pot must be changed to do so. They have an air wash system to keep the glass clean for viewing the fire. The flex fuel two stage burner provides for a cleaner more efficient burn by burning the exhaust gases. The units are available in the USA and Canada but the guarantee on the firebox is not very good when compared to other brands.
This brand is made in Italy and is sold throughout Europe. They offer both standard and ducted stoves that can burn grains and nuts as well as wood pellets. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
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