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Mettingham K

  • Joined Jan 2014
Converting an oil burner to wood burner
« on: January 18, 2014, 04:49:57 pm »
I have a question that I would like advice on. I have just removed a lovely enamel oil burner from one of my rooms and replaced it with a wood burner. I have another two oil burners I need to replace, however before I do so, can I convert these oil burners to wood burners? Its seems such a waste and they are lovely items but hugely costly to run (and messy). I know I'll need to change the flue size, but I'm not sure if the actual burner itself can be converted. Could anyone advise please? ???
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Mad Goatwoman of Madeley

  • Joined Sep 2011
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Re: Converting an oil burner to wood burner
« Reply #1 on: January 19, 2014, 12:52:12 am »
Years ago we had an oil-fired Rayburn converted to solid fuel but it had started life as a solid fuel type. It should be do-able though.

 

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