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    Empire 29 Inch Vent Free Cast Iron Heating Stove with Intermittent Pilot - 25,000 BTU

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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
      • Automatic blower for Empire Heritage Cast Iron Gas Stoves
      • Improves efficiency and air distribution
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      Empire Automatic Blower for Heritage Cast Iron Gas Stoves - CIB-3
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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
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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
      Empire Thermostat Control Remote
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    Product Details
    Manufacturer: Empire
    Part Numbers: VFD30CC70BN, VFD30CC70BP, VFD30CC70FN, VFD30CC70FP, VFD30CC70MN, VFD30CC70MP
    eFireplaceStore Item Number: EMP-VFD30CC70BN
    UPCs: 720968976345, 720968976352, 720968976369, 720968976376, 720968976383, 720968976390


    • Color: Black(VFD30CC70BP, VFD30CC70BN), Brown(VFD30CC70MP, VFD30CC70MN), Tan(VFD30CC70SP, VFD30CC70SN), Pewter(VFD30CC70WP, VFD30CC70WN)
    • Product Dimensions: 28 1/16" W x 27 3/4" H x 17 1/8" D(VFD30CC70BP, VFD30CC70BN)
    • 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: 25,000
    • 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.

    Prop 65 Warning WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm. For more information go to

    Do you want a gas version of a cast iron stove? If that's what you're looking for with a stove, consider the Empire Medium Vent-Free Cast Iron Stove with Intermittent Pilot. Able to generate up to 25,000 BTU, this vent free stove comes in your choice of propane or natural gas and three different colors. Enhance the appearance of your home with this gas appliance that features a charming, traditional cast iron stove look from Empire.
    Customer Questions & Answers
    8 Questions & 8 Answers
    from Tennessee asked:
    January 7, 2023
    How many square feet does this heat?
    1 Answer
    This stove may provide heating for 500-750 square feet.
    Submitted by: Tyler M. on January 9, 2023

    Todd L.
    from Blowing Rock, NC asked:
    September 9, 2022
    Can the Empire 29-inch be used with a portable propane tank on a temporary basis?
    1 Answer
    No, you can't use a 20-pound tank with this unit.
    Submitted by: Kathy O. on September 12, 2022

    Derek P
    from Newtown, CT asked:
    October 26, 2021

    Where does the options blower get installed?

    1 Answer
    The optional blower for this stove is installed on the bottom of the stove toward the back.  You can see this illustrated on page 49 of the installation manual.
    Submitted by: Tyler M. - NFI Master Hearth Professional on October 26, 2021

    from Cleveland, OH asked:
    September 10, 2021
    Will this operate without electricity?
    1 Answer
    Yes, there is a battery backup included that is used in the case of a power outage.
    Submitted by: Aaron D. on September 10, 2021

    Timothy D.
    from Fairfield, VA asked:
    July 26, 2021
    Hello, can the flame be regulated low to high?
    1 Answer
    The gas control has a manual HI/LO flame adjustment knob (regulator) that allows you to increase or decrease the height of the burner flame
    Submitted by: Aaron D. on July 26, 2021

    Steve H
    from Black Hawk, CO asked:
    April 26, 2021
    Can this be used at 9000 feet for a cabin?
    1 Answer
    No, any vent-free gas appliance will struggle to operate at all when elevations exceed 7,000 feet. 
    Submitted by: Tyler M. - NFI Master Hearth Professional on April 26, 2021

    from Hendersonville, NC asked:
    February 20, 2021
    Can this Empire 29 be used on a screened porch?
    1 Answer
    No, this stove is only suitable for use indoors. 
    Submitted by: Tyler M. - NFI Master Hearth Professional on February 22, 2021

    from Southern IL asked:
    April 10, 2020
    Where is this made?
    1 Answer
    Empire products are made in the USA.
    Submitted by: Kathy O. on April 10, 2020

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