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Old 10-24-2013, 11:16 PM   #1
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Fisher wood stove in my basement. How to move it?

I think I have the papa bear model of Fisher's Wood Burning Stoves and it's in my basement next to the chimney. Is there some way at all I could move this, probably not since the chimney is right there but I never know. I'd like to put in a pellet stove because those are just better, to me. It was here when we moved in


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Old 10-25-2013, 12:04 AM   #2
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Fisher wood stove in my basement. How to move it?

Remove what you can and make it as light as possible. Then you could use rollers, heavy duty dolly/handtruck, straps, and couple strong buddies to help you out.

Wood pellets stoves are great. Just a couple drawbacks; You need power to run them and the pellets come in 40 lb bags. IMO, I vote for keeping the papa bear.


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Old 10-25-2013, 07:04 AM   #3
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Fisher wood stove in my basement. How to move it?

What few pellet stove I've seen I was not impressed.
The blower noise, the noise from the pellets feeding into the hopper, having to buy and store a ton of pellets (in order to get a price break) and keep them dry can be a challenge.
Have you priced out one of those pellet stoves?
If I was going to do this I would sell the old stove and make the new owners move it.
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