Rob R. wrote:There is no reason you can't use a MPD to help retain heat in the stove, and a baro to regulate the draft.
this is ideal^^^, his draft is so strong during times it literally pulls from anyplace it can (hopper, seams, flapper, etc.) during these times the baro would solve this, while he can still use the mpd to hold the heat in the stove (the mpd will not reduce the "suction", the baro will
On more nominal/normal drafts im one who believes like you Fred... MPD and the knowledge to know how best to use it during certain seasons, loading, shaking, etc. to achieve the desired effect)