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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460

Review: Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Dutchwest builds junk.two winters service and it is falling apart.seals fall out of everywhere.special size of asbestos rope.glass cracked.no parts.service is atrocious.rude customer service.do not buy .I regret daily.can't wait to replace

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by andy on November 13, 2015

it appears that alot of you do not know how to operate a woodstove? This stove works fantastic and alot of the negative reviews appear to be lack of experience and/or common sense. If the stove...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460 on August 25, 2015

I need parts to hook up this stove that we purchased. Dutchwest “India” FA 2640L® 9” on the back . I need to vent it up through a chimney. Were do I locate...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Warm-n-Toasty on February 16, 2015

I bought a used, pre-China model 2460 several months ago for $350. I replaced the inner web underneath the damper ($21), the back plate in the stove ($46), and worn stove rope in door and under...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by cheecky 567 on October 09, 2014

I have not experienced any problems with this stove. It heats my home (2000 sq ft) with ease. Would definitely buy again!

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by G. England on September 23, 2014

Within 5 years of purchasing my Dutchwest stove it was literally falling apart. I talked to a man at the manufacturing plant in Vermont who admitted that some of the cast iron in the stoves has...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by captoyster on September 13, 2014

I have had this stove for 12 years and have not used it for the last five because of smoke in the house.
The back of the stove fire area is cracked and disintegrated, doors are warped and...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Eric B on August 10, 2013

I find that the Primary air is difficult to control and usually have to get the stove up to temperature by opening the ash drawer door. Ash also collects at the stove pipe access in the back of...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Jackl on November 15, 2012

We have used this stove for 15 years now and love it. We have not had any of the cracking issues others seem to run into. I have had to replace the loading door rope gaskets on occasion and I...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron
Reviewed and rated by Miffed in Montana on February 19, 2012

Had this stove about 5 years as our main source of heat. Wish we had our 20+ year old Russo back! Extremely poor quality construction-falling apart; poor draft structure; doors don’t stay...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Jamie on December 03, 2011

We just installed this stove in our 1,200 sq. ft home this fall. I don’t typically write reviews on anything, but we’ve used the wood stove several times and are so pleased with it so...

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Compact and Reliable - Dutchwest 2460 (Made in U.S.A.)
Reviewed and rated by Kris from Nebraska on November 27, 2011

We’ve used this stove for at least a decade of winters so far. It’s a bit undersized for our 1800 square foot Nebraska house, but it is reliable heat. We have changed the catalyst...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Jolly on November 05, 2011

Live in upstate NY. Burn about 7 – 8 face cords of well seasoned mostly white ash per season that I cut and split. Stove performs fine. Side loading door is a plus.
Inner top cracked...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Henspots on February 01, 2011

20 years and going strong. Bottom grill warped this year, and front vent louvers need to be replaced, but that seems reasonable for a small stove that has heated my (small) house in West Va all...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Canadian winter on January 24, 2011
Side door Cracked .. Top warped ..Replacement parts Expensive and elusive online..Will replace with norwegian made stove.
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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Smokey on November 06, 2010

Heats well, but fills the house with smoke when getting started. Side door inner liner came undone, but glued it back on two years ago and so far OK.

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Big Bert on October 23, 2010

I bought this stove used 4 years ago and have heated 3 winters with it. I have an old 3000 sq/ft colonial – not including the unfinished basement. I can keep the first floor of the house...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Dusty Mendoza on October 22, 2010

I definately do not recommend this stove to anybody. Cleaning it is a big job. Backpuffing and smoke puffing out the front is a problem. Having to open it all the way up every time you put wood...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by chip on July 29, 2010

Although this stove did a great job heating efficiently as our primary heat source, our inner top cracked and warped as well after only 1-season of heating. Company did not return any of my...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by don on November 13, 2009

Owned mine for 5 years and just replaced gaskets on the doors. More than adequate for my 1200 sq. ft. to the point of opening doors. Here in Michigan gets cold and I use less than 6 face cords a...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by yukon miner on October 19, 2009

Well First off I live in the Yukon and if anybody knows where that is. It’s bloody cold here!! I bought this stove a year ago and I honestly have mixed emotions about it. It is very good...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Terry on October 16, 2009

I’ve had mine for 11 trouble free years. It heats the main level of my two story A frame here in Nova Scotia with ease. I’ve had to adjust the damper once, replace the catalytic...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Rowdy on October 11, 2009

Stove came with the house. It has been very good. Heats 2000 sq. ft. home a-ok. Burns 24-7 in Wasilla, Alaska. Has a crack on the end panel but it is not causing a problem yet. Hope to find a...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by Bill1024 on January 28, 2009

I like the stove, it heats very well and is quite easy to use.
However, the inner top is cracked and severly warped so bad that the catalytic combuster is essentially useless. In 5 weeks,...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by treebone on December 18, 2008

I bought one by mail order in 1984, to heat a 1400 sq. ft. house in Nev. It is difficult to load the stove to capacity. The construction is not great, lots of cast iron pieces, made in china or...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by john on November 15, 2008

Wondering why I can not easily find parts for this stove online.. i had to go to a local supplier for the 200 dollar catalytic element . Now as in this manual , maintainance is required but...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by shirley on October 11, 2008

HELP>>>>>I enjoy my small stove with the exception of the side door inner liner!! It has been replaced X3 in 2 years. Now it needs to be replaced again and my dealer...

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Dutchwest Cast Iron Small 2460
Reviewed and rated by mike from jersey on October 10, 2008

Great output for a small stove, sufficient to heat our 1,200 sq. ft. Sears home @ 8 degrees F. Side door is great, burn times good, and convection design even contributes to safety by lowering...

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Small but powerful
Reviewed and rated by BurningGuy on November 16, 2007

I found your site from Hearth. Looks good. This Dutchwest stove has done the job for me, but if I were going to get a new one I’d get something else.

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