burning coal in a pellet stove ???

burning coal in a pellet stove ???

PostBy: bob c On: Wed Nov 02, 2005 9:08 pm

has anyone tried , with success burning coal in a pellet stove? I just got a pellet stove after burning wood for the last 18 years. If you have , what size coal was used? Thanks
bob c
 

PostBy: Richard S. On: Wed Nov 02, 2005 10:56 pm

I wouldn't reccomend trying that at all. Most likely you'll probably destroy the stove in a short time. Coal burns much hotter than pellets.
Richard S.
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Van Wert VA1200
Coal Size/Type: Buckwheat/Anthracite

PostBy: Mlou On: Thu Nov 03, 2005 12:20 am

DO NOT try it. You will trash your stove quick, and void you warranty.
Mlou
 


coal in pellt stove

PostBy: bob c On: Thu Nov 03, 2005 1:08 pm

I didnt think it would be a wise thing to do, but I figured I would ask people who know more about coal burning than I do.... thanks guys
bob c