Stainless or regular steel stove pipe?

Re: Stainless or regular steel stove pipe?

PostBy: keegs On: Thu Dec 29, 2016 9:54 pm

grumpy wrote:I use Heat Fab heavy black pipe, I dont do anything to it in summer and its fine at eight years old. K check your PM.


Great idea grumpy using gasket rope for packing the gap between the seven inch pipe and eight inch thimble.
keegs
 
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Re: Stainless or regular steel stove pipe?

PostBy: oliver power On: Thu Dec 29, 2016 10:44 pm

I've used both. Flip a coin. It really doesn't matter. :)
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Re: Stainless or regular steel stove pipe?

PostBy: McGiever On: Mon Jan 02, 2017 10:58 am

SS or NOT has no final answer...no two installs are the same.
Works great for some and not so great for others...too many variables so "depends", is the only answer. ;)
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