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    Empire 22 Inch Vent Free Cast Iron Heating Stove with Intermittent Pilot - 20,000 BTU

    List Price: $2,809.99
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    An electric blower will circulate heat from the chassis of the stove and push it into the room, increasing the speed that the room is warmed and helping to eliminate uncomfortable hot zones near the stove.
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    • Product Features
      • Optional accessory
      • Eliminates hot zones near the stove
      • Designed for Empire cast iron stoves
      • Helps circulate the heat from the chassis of the stove
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      Empire Automatic Blower for Cast Iron Stoves
      Empire Automatic Blower for Cast Iron Stoves
      (add $395.00)
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    Choose Shelf Kit
    An optional shelf kit expands the useful space on your hearth appliance.
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    • Product Features
      • Color: Black(CSKF, CSKB), Brown (CSKM), Tan (CSKS), Pewter (CSKW)
      • Two shelf set
      • Optional accessory
      • Designed for use with Empire Cast Iron Stoves
      • Five colors to choose from: porcelain black, matte black, mahogany, sand, and pewter
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      Empire Cast Iron Stove Two Shelf Kit
      Empire Cast Iron Stove Two Shelf Kit
      (add $175.00)
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    Choose Control Option
    A remote control or wall switch can be added to this unit to ease control and regulation of the fire.
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    • Product Features
      • Fireplace Type: Standard(RVKP, RVKN)
      • Vent Type: Vented(RVKP, RVKN)
      • Remote Control Variable Flame Height Kit
      • For Use with DVC20, DVC26, and DVC28 Units with Intermittent Pilot Controls
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      Empire Variable Flame Height Remote Kit - For Intermittent Pilot Systems
      Empire Variable Flame Height Remote Kit - F ...
      (add $335.00)
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    • Product Features
      • Remote and receiver
      • Thermostatic remote
      • Designed for use with Empire fireplaces
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      Empire Thermostat Control Remote
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    Product Details
    Manufacturer: Empire
    Part Numbers: VFD20CC70BN, VFD20CC70BP, VFD20CC70FN, VFD20CC70FP, VFD20CC70MN, VFD20CC70MP
    eFireplaceStore Item Number: EMP-VFD20CC70BN
    UPCs: 720968976512, 720968976529, 720968976536, 720968976543, 720968976550, 720968976567


    • Color: Black(VFD20CC70BP, VFD20CC70BN), Brown(VFD20CC70MP, VFD20CC70MN)
    • Product Dimensions: 21 1/2" W x 24 1/8" H x 15 3/8" D(VFD20CC70BP, VFD20CC70BN)
    • On/off switch
    • Vent free design
    • Includes 6-piece log set
    • Optional remotes available
    • Three colors to choose from
    • Traditional cast iron stove look
    • Your choice of finish and fuel type
    • Compact design with big heat output

    Technical Specifications

    • Maximum BTU Output: 20,000
    • Min/Max Natural Gas Inlet Pressure: 4.5"/10.5" WC
    • Min/Max Propane Inlet Pressure: 11"/13" WC
    • Valve Type: IPI (intermittent pilot)
    • Top Clearance: 36"
    • Side Clearance: 6"
    • Rear Clearance: 2"
    * Please Note: Pictured with optional cast iron shelf kit.

    *Also Note: This item is a vent free appliance and installation of it may be prohibited in your jurisdiction. Customers are responsible for checking local codes and regulations prior to purchase.

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    Small things can cast a large shadow. If that's what you're looking for with a stove, consider the Empire Compact Vent-Free Cast Iron Stove with Intermittent Pilot. It can generate up to 20,000 BTU, has an on/off switch, comes in your choice of three colors, and is available in natural gas or propane. It includes a six-piece log set to really give that classic cast iron stove look but with the convenience of being vent free. It even has optional remotes available for it as well. Don't pass by this tiny but powerful stove from Empire today.
    Customer Questions & Answers
    4 Questions & 4 Answers
    from Morganton, NC asked:
    February 13, 2023
    How much clearance between stove surfaces and mantle/surround?
    1 Answer
    The clearance above the appliance needs to be 36", and the sides of the appliance require 6". You can view the required clearances on page 9 of this installation manual
    Submitted by: Aaron D. on February 14, 2023

    from VA asked:
    March 7, 2021
    What is the weight of this stove?
    1 Answer
    This stove has a shipping weight of approximately 200 lbs.
    Submitted by: Tyler M. - NFI Master Hearth Professional on March 8, 2021

    from CT asked:
    October 1, 2020
    Do you need a hearth mat as it is going on a vinyl floor?
    1 Answer
    Per the manufacturer, "This appliance must be installed on a  flat, solid, continuous surface (e.g. wood, metal, concrete). This may be the floor, or it may be raised up on a platform to enhance its visual impact. The continuous surface may be covered with carpeting, vinyl, wood flooring or other combustible material."
    Submitted by: Tyler M. - NFI Master Hearth Professional on October 1, 2020

    from CT asked:
    September 29, 2020
    Is the flame adjustable?
    1 Answer
    The electronic valve included with this stove has a Hi/Lo knob which will offer a full range of adjustment between the high and low flame settings. 
    Submitted by: Will M. on September 29, 2020

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