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glass in wood burner
Monday,28 August, 2017
11:43 pm
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Could anyone advise whether i can repair the broken glass in the wood burner or is it best and safe to buy another. Any suggestions on where to purchase a new glass…..a specialist or from another source, Thank you…… P.S is fitting a difficult task?

Tuesday,29 August, 2017
8:39 am
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Midland Chandlers stock pre cut glass for most popular stoves or you can just get a glazier to cut it to size. Just tell him its for a stove.

The actual replacement is fairly easy but it can depend on how long it was last changed with heat and rust doing its thing. I replace ours every year as Jeannette likes a nice clean glass! I carefully knock the old glass out to relieve the pressure on the retaining lugs. Getting the retaining screws out is the most difficult but doable. I clean the threads out with a tap and always use new screws with some copper grease on. I bed the glass on fire cement but you can also use silicone tape .

Replace the rope seal at the same time. 

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Thursday,31 August, 2017
2:20 pm
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Thank you…… that was helpful…

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