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Stove Fans and Stirling Engines




Warpfive Twinspeed Stove Fan (Stirling engine)

Written on Oct, 25, 2017 by admin | Comments: 2

The Warpfive Twinspeed Stove Fan is the most powerful Stirling engine we produce. This premium engine moves an impressive 440 CFM (cubic feet per minute) of air. Named the Twinspeed for its ‘twin’ piston design, this stove fan will start working at 120° C (248° F). In...

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Warpfive Sidewinder Stove Fan (Stirling engine)

Written on Oct, 18, 2017 by admin | No comments yet

The Warpfive Sidewinder Stove Fan has a compact design and operates across a broad range of temperatures. This engine works well on any medium to hot fire and starts operating at 110° C (230° F). Named the Sidewinder for its dual pulley and belt operating mechanism –...

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Warpfive Glasshopper Stove Fan (Stirling engine)

Written on Oct, 12, 2017 by admin | No comments yet

The Warpfive Glasshopper Stove Fan has an ultra low start up temperature of only 70° C (158° F). Therefore it is an ideal choice for using on stoves that run cooler fires that are fed irregularly or for stoves with soapstone tops. Named the Glasshopper for its clear...

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Warpfive Steelhead Stove Fan (Stirling engine)

Written on Oct, 11, 2017 by admin | No comments yet

The Warpfive Steelhead Stove Fan is an excellent performer over a broad range of operating temperatures. Named the Steelhead for its robust build, this stove fan will start working at 110° C (230° F) and circulate in excess of 320 CFM (cubic feet per minute) of air. It...

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Compare and choose a stove fan

Written on Oct, 04, 2017 by admin | No comments yet

This article is written to give information on how to compare and choose a stove fan. In addition it will help you to establish which stove fan will best suit your requirements. Frequently a room becomes overly warm close to the wood burner, but the the remainder of...

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What is a Stove Fan? Different versions of Stove Fans?

Written on Aug, 10, 2017 by admin | No comments yet

When choosing a stove fan, it is important to distinguish between two very different categories – thermoelectric and Stirling engine stove fans. Here we explain the difference between these two categories. 1. Thermoelectric These fans use a thermoelectric module which...

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What is a Stirling engine fan?

Written on Aug, 10, 2017 by admin | No comments yet

A Stirling engine fan is a miniature engine used on top of a wood burner or multi-fuel stove to spread the warm air (generated by the wood burner) around a room....

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Regenerator Boosts Stirling Engine Performance

Written on Aug, 08, 2017 by admin | No comments yet

The regenerator is a critical component which is located inside the displacer cylinder. The location of the displacer and regenerator is shown in figure 1. This ‘critical component’ obtains heat from the hot air and releases heat to the cold air, thus recycling the...

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Stirling Engine Thermodynamics

Written on Aug, 08, 2017 by admin | No comments yet

Our ongoing research and development into Stirling Engine performance has resulted in the addition of a number of performance upgrades which increase thermodynamics in the Winter 2017 range. The photograph in Fig 1 is taken with a thermal imaging camera and shows the...

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Stove Fan with metal cowling

Written on Jun, 21, 2016 by admin | Comments: 5

Warpfive Stove Fan Research and Development At Warpfive Stove Fans we are in constant pursuit of  new and unique Stove Fan design .  This persistent search for peak performing models that are creative and unusual, result in a variety of distinctive Stirling engine...

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