E-zine for Heater Masons --22nd year
March 22, 2018
Articles and Discussions
Content of this e-zine is at
the discretion of the Editor,
and does not imply
endorsement by the MHA Board of Directors
Masonry Stove Builders, daily house fire, 5:00 PM, March 16/18
MHA tech committee member Crispin Pemberton-Pigott is engaged in a
clean burning coal stove program for Ulan Bator, funded by the World Bank.
MHA Presentation to Regulators at HPBA Expo, Nashville, March 6/18
Boris Kukolj is North American head of Tulikivi, and MHA Technical Committee member.
His presentation was well received and helped to inform regulators about the specifics of masonry heaters
122 lbs total
Custom round Tulikivi
ASSOCOSMA, Masonry Heater Association of Italy.
By Igor Kiznetsov
Heat exchanger is reconfigured from parallel downdrafting to serial
The grand-daddy that started it all
Still amazingly relevant to understanding what is currently going on.
Heakit with front white oven
Nanaimo, British Columbia
Example is for a zero clearance fireplace with a n 18"h X 26"w opening
200 year old Anagama kiln, Okinawa
Image credit: Karl Fodor
by Jessica Steinhauser
- testing the stoves
- demonstrating a masonry heater
check out the revamped page!
Outside Combustion Air Supply
Sketchup model by Masonry Stove Builders.
round Kachelofen, designed with daisy motif, clients' favourite flower
and family crest. The rope pattern represents the location right next
to the Atlantic on the east coast of north America.
Also check out MHA's recent emissions research
MHA Technical Committee member Crispin Pemberton-Pigott designed the stoves
in this project.
PM reduction of "over 90%" is actually closer to 99% (!)
Chimney details (click for larger version)
by Igor Kuznetsov
from Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia