The all new Fire Chief FC1700 EPA Certified forced air wood burning furnace will heat 2,500 to 5,000 sq. ft while burning less fuel than its predecessor, the FC700. These units will burn 33% longer and are 50% more efficient in extracting usable heat from the wood. With the Fire Chief FC1700 expect to get burn times of up to 15 hours on one load. Due to the improvements made to the unit, the firebox is actually smaller than in the FC700, but will burn longer and produce more heat. The FC1700 can produce up to 648,000 BTU which is even in shocking the manufacturer.
When it comes to Manufactured Warranties, Fire Chief is the best. They have a 1 year warranty on any electrical, a 2 year warranty on the blower motor, and a limited lifetime warranty on the grates and firebox. The fire chief wood furnaces are proudly manufactured in Saint Louis, Missouri U.S.A.
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1 years on the electrical
2 Year Warranty on Blower Motor
Limited Lifetime Warranty on Firebox, Castings, and Grates
Key Specs Item#: FC1700 Ship Weight: 555 lbs. Product Type: Indoor Wood Furnace Heating Capability (sq. ft.): 2,500-5,000 ft² Blower Capacity (CFM): 3 Speed, 1800 CFM Burn Time: Up to 15 Hours BTU Output: 648,000 BTU Fuel Type: Wood Max. Log Size Accepted ( in.): 26" Warm Air Output Temperature (Max): 200˚F" Hot Air Plenum Output Two 8” Round" Filter Box / Filter Size: Std / 20” x 25” x 1” Grate System: 360˚ Cast Iron Roller Grate Ash pan Yes" Flue Pipe Diameter 6"" Particulate Emissions .29 lbs/million BTUs" Digital Honeywell Wall Thermostat Yes Smart Burn Control Yes Pre-wired Electrical Yes Size W/ Filter Box (Front/Side/Height) 26"/50"/50.5" Approvals USA / Canada Clearance To Combustibles (Front/Rear/Sides) 48”/12"/6" Clearance To Combustibles to Main Furnace/Main Duct/ Chimney Connector 12"/2"/18"