Author Topic: Woodstove in permanent hut  (Read 518 times)

Offline Cole1290

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Woodstove in permanent hut
« on: Mar 27, 2021, 10:55 AM »
Hey guys Iím looking at installing a woodstove into my permanent hut. Just wondering what everyone is using for chimney pipe. Single wall or double wall? Any tips for installing would be appreciated.

Offline hawg

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Re: Woodstove in permanent hut
« Reply #1 on: Mar 27, 2021, 01:24 PM »
Iíve a few with wood heat, many years ago. I always used single pipe with the spacer where It went thru the wall. Usually 6x8 houses. Nice heat but a dirty, sweat-freeze pain in the butt.

Offline Skywagon

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Re: Woodstove in permanent hut
« Reply #2 on: Mar 27, 2021, 03:01 PM »
In my old wood shack I cut a hole in a thin gauge piece of flat metal and ran a single wall pipe through that out the side, then a 90 degree elbow to get it up over the roof. I used fireproof calking to seal between the flat metal and the stove pipe.  In my store bought aluminum shack they ran single wall up into a double wall going through the roof.

It would be a good idea to put some sort of fire-proof backing behind the stove and under it.  Not a good picture of the old shack stove setup, but you get the idea of what was scrounged to fend back some of the heat and sparks.





Offline badger132

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Re: Woodstove in permanent hut
« Reply #3 on: Mar 29, 2021, 08:57 AM »
Single wall is what you want. Double wall is more insulated, but you want the pipe to radiate heat into the space. We use them in tents, and you need a stove jack- something non-flammable where it goes through the roof- they make these. We ended up making a galvanized sheet metal reflector that stood behind the stove, and reflected the heat from behind the stove forward. That kept the canvas from getting toasted when the stove was roaring.

 



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