Catalytic or Non- Catalytic Mod With One Wood Stove
Whether to buy a Cat or Non-Cat wood stoves is longer the question. With FlexBurn™ technology you can choose to run your Vermont Castings Defiant or Encore wood stove in either Catalytic or Non-Catalytic mode and still meet E.P.A. high efficiency and clean air standards. This unique 3-STAGE burn system creates heat three times. With easy access to the catalyst and combustion chamber you can convert to cat or non-cat mode without the use of any tools.
Enjoy longer burn times, Low emissions for greater peace of mind plus save up to $1,400 in fuel costs based on an average savings of $300 per average New England winter when used in catalytic mode over a period of five years.
Vermont Castings top load design allows you to fill your stove to nearly 100% of its capacity so you don’t have to load as often and the thermostatic air control allows longer more even burn temperatures.
With top loading there is less bending and sweeping of the hearth and Vermont Castings' swing out ash pan system makes the stoves easy to clean and maintain and Hand-Crafted Details deliver a beautiful product that you can proudly showcase in your home.