1981 - Volume #5, Issue #2, Page #08[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
Magnetic Thermometer For Wood Stoves
The thermometer face is divided into three zones ù blue, yellow and red. Blue (up to 200?F) indicates creosote accumulation and smoldering. More fuel should be added or the draft opened. The yellow zone (200 to 400?F) indicates optimum burning temperature. Red (over 400?F) means wasteful overheating. Amount of draft should be reduced.
"Stovetop cooking is also easier with a Chimguard Thermometer," Hundt told FARM SHOW. "Suggested temperature for simmering soup is 300?F, 400?F for frying eggs and 450?F for making toast. The thermometer is also handy for ovens, griddles and outdoor grills."
The Chimguard is made of heat resistant stainless steel, porcelain enamel and nickel-plated fasteners. It's available for $11.95, including shipping.
For more details, contact: FARM SHOW Followup, Condar Company, Box 6, Hiram, Ohio 44234 (ph 216 569-3245).
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