allen lumley wrote:Many Rocket Mass heaters Have been made using only 'the book'! 'the book' is nearly 20yrs old at this time, but there is simply no other book out there to compare it to. E + E have
made many design improvements to Ianto Evans' original designs, and they have totally abandoned the Horizontal Exhaust Chimney that Ianto Evans was able to make work by
careful site-ing of house building locations, the horizontal exhaust discharge rarely works on retrofits !
I would get the PDF Copies of Rocket Mass Heaters from cobcottage.com, print as many copies as you need, it's all one price! then I would use 'the book' to fill out their
Site planning (Building) Guide and then contact Ernie and/or Erica in person, a set of plans from them will come with the opportunity to check back with them if you become stuck !
Villains always have antidotes. They're funny that way. Here's an antidote disquised as a tiny ad:
Switching from electric heat to a rocket mass heater reduces your carbon footprint as much as parking 7 carshttp://woodheat.net