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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: 2

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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Warpfive Stove Fan with Copper Fan Blade

Written on Mar, 16, 2016 by admin | Comments: 2

Take a look at this awesome custom copper fan blade which we recently created at Warpfive Stove Fans We took our small Stove Fan – the Warpfive Sidewinder, and added a copper fan blade.  The Warpfive Sidewinder is small enough to fit into most restricted spaces,...

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Copper Propeller Warpfive Stove Fan

Written on Dec, 06, 2015 by admin | No comments yet

At Warpfive Stove Fans you can now add a copper propeller to any of our Stove Fan designs.  We frequently have customers who require something a little different and even more special than our standard product range, so you are also able to order a copper propeller for...

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Red Stirling Engine Fans Warpfive

Written on Nov, 25, 2015 by admin | No comments yet

Warpfive Stove Fans Red Stirling Engine Fans Designer Edition. Red Stirling engine fans  are now also available from Warpfive Stove Fansfor the Steelhead  and the Sidewinder versions. These beautiful hand-crafted engines will compliment your home while circulating the...

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