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Old 02-03-2019, 08:02 AM   #1
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With all the cold weather here lately in Southern Maryland I decided to TEMPORARILY install the Dwarf wood stove. The stove was purchased during a sale at tinywoodstove.com and had been sitting in my living room for months.

I pulled the rear emergency roof hatch off and cut a hole in it. Then I "secured" the silicone pipe boot gasket with copious amounts of Gorilla tape. I didn't even have to get on the roof...


Here is a pic from the inside. Yes I know the roof supporting bracket is not installed correctly; it's temporary.


I didn't even have to cut any of the flue pipes, they happen to make for a perfect interference fit.


Eventually the stove will be permanently mounted on a base up by the front door, but in the meantime, I hope it will provide some nice dry heat during this "brutal" MD winter...
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Old 02-03-2019, 09:21 AM   #2
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Nice! That should heat the bus up nicely. The heat rises quickly, you may want to put some sheet metal between the stove and the plastic emergency cover.

I have the Grizzly Cubicmini and it heats up the bus nicely.

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Old 02-03-2019, 02:51 PM   #3
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Nice! That should heat the bus up nicely. The heat rises quickly, you may want to put some sheet metal between the stove and the plastic emergency cover.

I have the Grizzly Cubicmini and it heats up the bus nicely.
Good call on the plugging the hole in the emergency hatch. I stuck the interior trim plates up there and it made a huge difference.


So you have a Grizzly and I have a Dwarf...? I feel inadequate...
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Nice stove.....hope the cold isn't getting you too bad
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Old 02-05-2019, 05:27 PM   #5
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Nice stove.....hope the cold isn't getting you too bad
Full disclosure, it was around 65F degrees today here in the Washington DC area...
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Old 02-07-2019, 07:33 AM   #6
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Full disclosure, it was around 65F degrees today here in the Washington DC area...
The inside of my bus isn't even that warm.......
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Old 02-07-2019, 11:06 AM   #7
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Nice! That should heat the bus up nicely. The heat rises quickly, you may want to put some sheet metal between the stove and the plastic emergency cover.

I have the Grizzly Cubicmini and it heats up the bus nicely.

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What size bus does the grizzly heat up nicely?
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What size bus does the grizzly heat up nicely?
Rated to heat 200-400sf.
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Old 03-10-2019, 02:56 PM   #10
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What size bus does the grizzly heat up nicely?


My bus is extra-medium at 28í bumper to bumper. It can get too warm - and i often have to crack a window. It would work in any size bus.
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