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Bixby Energy Maxfire
I have a bixby 115 . I am burning wood pellets and having trouble getting it to burn clean. Is there any information out there that can explain how to adjust the fuel and exhaust rate? What does the - and + mean on these adjustments. Frustrated, Help me. lsolterman@yahoo.com

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by hermistat on March 15, 2014

Had a Bixby Pellet stove over 4 years now. Problems almost immediately. Dealership refused to assist stating it was installed incorrectly. Ash scraper on heat exchanger was warped from day one...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by rexall on February 02, 2014

how do i get max heat performance out of my stove doesnt seem to be throwing out much heat my home heater is still kicking on

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Wood stove on December 08, 2013

I have had my Bixby stove for 6 years now. Very touchy but easy to use when working. The microprocessor on the main control board went bad. Does anyone know where to download the latest...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Quark on January 14, 2013

2013.01.14
Bixby Energy Systems Stoves manufacturing is no longer in business.

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Pleasejustshootme on January 10, 2013

I have installed hundreds of heating systems and have installed some pellet/corn stoves. This one has the worst instructions I have ever seen and just like everyone else has done I have tried to...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by DANO832005 on December 10, 2012

I BOUGHT MY MAXFIRE USED THREE YEARS

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by mar on October 29, 2012

8hrs is the most this stove has run without shutting down.

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by john Smith on October 28, 2012

I can say when this stove runs right hands down its the best but that happens not enough ! Spare parts a problem,ease of running forget it ! No wonder they are out of Business !!! I just gave...

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For Sale Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Peter Louden on October 22, 2012

I have a brand new in the box never installed Bixby Maxfire. I’m currently getting ready to deploy again with my unit overseas, so another winter I’m not gonna need it. And looks...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Chong204 on August 25, 2012

When this stove works… It is fantastic. We bought it new 5 years ago and it sits broken time and time again. Its been replaced by the dealer and repaired and repaired and repaired again....

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by gary on January 09, 2012

I have had my maxfire stove 3 years.have had 2 other brands of stoves over previous 17 yrs.I use 6 ton of corn or pellets per year ,which ever is cheapest.and the stoves run 24 / 7. It burns corn...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by skussow on December 21, 2011

I have had a bixby stove for over 10 years, I am on my third stove that was replaced by the company. Once at 3AM, when working it is great, but ignitors are a problem and instead of replacing...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Bruce on November 16, 2011

If you want to get rid of a Bixby Max Fire respond to me! love to have one!!

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by h2o_dr1@yahoo.com on October 18, 2011

Correction:

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by h2o_dr1@yahoo.com on October 18, 2011

Anyone looking for a Bixby for a Backup Stove or Parts. I have one that still works, and is for Sell, CHEAP!!!

Contact Me h20_dr1@yahoo.com

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Frank B on October 04, 2011

Where is the promised support from the caring manufacturer that makes a great stove but lacks greatly in communication skills. Get some help, if you are listening, before your company crashes and...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Rich H on May 12, 2011

just had my 4 th season with the bixby max fire, long learning curve, 1 st season was a waste, needed new ignitor, does not run on wood pellets, got rid of the springs under the feeder plate and...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by ralph hart on February 24, 2011

ive had my 115 for 5 years, going on my 3rd blower motor,cant explaine why factory charges 25.00 to talk to them. went through an old dealer rural energy produucts it has paid for itself cant...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by uffda on February 20, 2011

If you realy don’t like your Bixby you could try to sell it at iburncorn.com on there wanted & for sale section. I’ve been using mine for four seasons now and the stoves still in...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by andrew on February 05, 2011

i give up. going to take it out and smash it with a sledge hammer to relieve some of the anger i have with it. ive had it for 3 months and it only worked for 1 week strait. ive cleaned it...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Jason Maillett on January 28, 2011

I have had my Bixby stove for over 2 years now and it still doesn’t work. I have run less than 2 ton through this thing. We cannot get service from the dealer who sold it to us and...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Clay with Black Dirty Hands on January 27, 2011

Don’t buy one.
While the product may work well for a while, there is no customer support.
Parts are almost impossible to find.
It is a throw-away stove.
Pity the...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire 115
Reviewed and rated by uffda on December 19, 2010

i have a bixby it burns corn better then wood pellets but, both work. I had some bugs to start with but i got then worked out and now im real happy with it. The early 115 had some not so good...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Connie Miller on December 07, 2010

We really enjoy ours, very content, it gives a warm and inviting place to gather, our room is enhanced with the modern design and the deep rich evergreen color, Sharp!
With that said it is...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by bob on December 02, 2010

Should be Gov. support to protect consumers from companys which do not back their product.We as consumers are making buying deciesions to get away from oil dependacy.Why would I dare to make...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by bob on December 02, 2010

Rip off

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by hey hey on November 21, 2010

complete piece of shit no dealer help no company help

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by stoveguy on November 13, 2010

I had a customer call me about one of these peices of trash.They wanted it moved because it was making their house black with soot.They told me of all the problems they have had with it (the...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by pinky8467@yahoo.com on October 26, 2010

I have a friend that has this stove that burns corn and evry year he is buying a pipe every year so he is asking is there a bigger guage of piping for the stove pipe that he can buy I would...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by alexismyboy on October 26, 2010

This is the absolute best site for resolving issues concerns with your Bixby Maxfire corn Stove 115. Rkng, please go to this site and you will ultimately find a thread dedicated to Bixby...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by rkng on October 25, 2010

My stove wont burn corn, I tried three different farms and each time thier corn did not burn. My pot fills up and it snuffs itself out. The stove does burn wood pellets just fine. I did change...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Alexismyboy on October 25, 2010

I am going on my fifth year with my Maxfire 115. I love it still. Have not had to replace anything except the corn deflector. It is reliable, cost efficient, and keepsm my house plenty warm in...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Past Bixby Dealer on March 01, 2010

I was the dealer who was responsible for Bixby putting the Warranty disclaimer on it’s home page. Years ago Bixby made me an offer of new stoves for $1,500.00 and they would drop ship from...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Nancy on February 05, 2010

Reading the manual and troubleshooting the various “blinking light” signals helps. You have to spend some time on it to become familiar with it.

If the stove is maintained,...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by RickyR on January 31, 2010

Wow what a hunk of junk. Not to mention the customer service you get from this so called company. Obviously when this guy ran Select Comfort and was so great. He started Bixby Energy. Could...

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Bixby 115
Reviewed and rated by eric on December 17, 2009

please do noy buy this unit!!!! what a joke! always broken! cold house, angry wife! There is no answer to the problems! It never works! well maybe for a week or two then complete shutdown! Poor...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Valere Holtan on December 03, 2009

I would not take a bixby stove if you gave it to me for free.
my two year old Bixby is going to scrap yard.

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Orin on November 27, 2009

My 4th. year have not spent a dime on any repairs. just a little fussy at the start of the season with different corn. I would buy another one!

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Edwin Davis on November 20, 2009

Poor Product overall. This stove works great when running but will not last very long. The design is a good idea but needs many more year of perfection to make it a viable option to other pellet...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by john on November 13, 2009

its a peice of crap..i bought my house with it in it already and it keep shutting off and the light 2 and 3 keep blinking…im glad i didnt pay for it…dont waste your money

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Deb on October 24, 2009

I wrote in before about this piece of junk sitting in my living room. A dealer came, had his lap top plugged in for an hour & half, reset the knobs, charged us seventy dollars & left. The stove...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire 115
Reviewed and rated by Un-Happy on October 20, 2009

well it has been a week now since I last left Bixby to call and once again…no return phone call. I can only tell you that if you are smart about your money, then do not waste it on this...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by John Roxlau on October 18, 2009

junk

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Bixby Energy Maxfire 115
Reviewed and rated by Un-Happy on October 15, 2009

Well where do I begin my complaints about this company. They seem to have an issue with their stoves and no it, but they try to mask it by eliminating their current product and then move it up...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Vic Schlapper on October 14, 2009

All works pretty good for about 2 years, then every thing starts breaking or rusting out. They keep changing things but the Quality of the parts used is good for about 2 seasons. You better...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by ksandbothe on October 10, 2009

For those of you that are reviewing this stove after only two weeks of use…GOOD LUCK! I bought THE FIRST stove...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Mad in MN on October 08, 2009

We are going into our third heating season using our Bixby stove. The first year it burned well using wood pellets bought at Home Depot but jammed frequently because of the length of the...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Deb on October 06, 2009
If you are thinking about a corn stove, do not waste your money on a Bixby. We are going into our third year and we have had nothing but trouble. Every thing that can be replaced has been replaced....
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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Greg on October 01, 2009

I have a maxfire 110 and 115 for my home and would like to get some information on where I can purchase parts. My local dealer does not service them anymoye. I would also like to get a copy of...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by luis munoz on September 02, 2009

Need price and delivery time. Capacity of pellet hopper.
Luis.munoz@basf.com

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by LINDA on January 30, 2009

WE HAVE HAD OUR BIXBY MAXFIRE FOR A...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by redvet33@aol.com on January 12, 2009

I am sooooooooooooo glad to see a review for this company!!!! Just awful!!!! Only two techs to answer your?s and the main people have left the company. I am on my second burner the 115 the...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Maxfire Master on December 22, 2008

I have had this Bixby maxfire for about two months and my brother has had one for 3 years. He has averaged about $550 dollars for the whole heating season the last three years. I am right on...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Martin Farrell on December 09, 2008

I am writing this comment in ref: to the Bixby wood/corn pellet stove (specifically Bixby Wood Corn stove Serial # 6478) due to the poor quality of construction and Bixbys failure to adequately...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Adam on December 01, 2008

We have had our stove for about a week and a half. Love it! Heats the whole house, but then again we have a 1300 sq ft home, 2 level home and basement. I burn corn, I really think this would...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by John on November 15, 2008

what do these maxfire 115 cost ?

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Drew on October 29, 2008

I’m constantly messing with the settings. I am burning wood pellets. If I set it at 0-0 then it barely burns at all. As soon as more pellets drop in, it all but puts the fire out. If I...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by rona on April 30, 2008

I bought three Maxfires last fall. I have used both a Harman PC45 and a Quadrafire AE for one season before buying the Max Fire 115. Once you get the settings done the Bixby runs great and puts...

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by schultzdma@aol.com on March 15, 2008

Sset your stove at 0-0. This seemed to fix it for us, also make sure there are no ashes blocking the vent hole where your ash pan is. how about stove not cleaning out it jams instead.

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by brian on March 01, 2008

what does everyone have their fine tuning stet at. i have problems with it saying there is a flu blockage. any comments please.

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Great stove
Reviewed and rated by MarkH on January 21, 2008

This is the best buy I’ve made in a long time. No problems since we bought it back in October. It’s so easy and clean and it amazes me how efficient it is.

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Bixby Energy Maxfire
Reviewed and rated by Rick on November 28, 2007

I now have had my stove for about two weeks. It seems to work great, but sometimes touchy, About once a week it just shuts down. Once there was flashing lights, once it just took a break. In both...

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