MASONRY HEATER COMPARISON CHART

HEATER FOOT
PRINT

FIRING CYCLE
in 24 hours

HEAT
APPROX.,

HEATED
BENCH

OVEN
OPTION
FLUE EXIT
LOCATION
FACING
MATERIAL
BASIC
SHAPE
DOOR
LOCATION
FINNISH
CONTRAFLOW

36" x 48"
Plus Chimney

2 to 2 1/2 hrs
Every 12 hours

1500 to
2000 sq. ft.
Yes Yes
Center front
or rear
Bottom rear or end
Some top
Any masonry brick
or stone
Rectangular

 

Center and see thru
FRISCH-ROSIN
36" x 68"
4 to 6 hrs.
Every 24 hours
1200 to
1800 sq. ft.
Yes Yes
Center Front
or rear
Top Only Any Masonry brick
or stone
Rectangular Center front only
TULIKIVI
Varies
2 hrs.
Every 12 hours
Varies 350 to
2000 sq. ft.
Yes Yes
Some Models
Bottom, three sides,
some top
Soapstone Rectangular
& three sided corner
Center front and
one see thru
BIOFIRE
Varies
1 1/2 to 2 hrs.
Ever 12 hours
Varies 350 to
2000 sq. ft.
or more
Yes Yes
All Models
Top horizontal
Top vertical
Kachel tiles,
stucco,
brick or stone
Square, rectangular
and custom
Metal or glass any
of four sides
SWEDISH
COUNTRY

30" x 40"
1 1/2 to 2 hrs.
Every 12 hours
800 to 1200 sq. ft. No No Top horizontal
Top vertical
Kachel tiles,
stucco,
brick or stone
Rectangular Center front only
RUSSIAN
Varies
2 1/2 to 3 hrs.
Every 12 hours
Varies 1000 to
3000 sq. ft.
Yes Yes
Any side or end
Top All masonry brick
or stone
Rectangular
and custom
Any place on the
four sides
or a see thru

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