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Please include the model of your stove in your review of these pellets.
bought a 2 tons.
much ash, low heat, and lots of stubby pellets.
bags were loaded with wood dust that I had to clean out of my hopper. Lots of it.
BEST PELLET I have ever burnt in my Harmon P52 , consistent great size 1/2 to 7/8 , very low ash , burn hot perfect yellow flame, get your Super Premium Vermont Pellets at Squier Lumber in Monson Mass just like me, they are great customer service people.Report
I'm using a 9 year old Quadrafire 1200i. Purchased 3 tons of Vermont Wood Pellets for this season and after 12 bags, have two issues: (1) The pellets do not burn hot, and the flame is more orange than yellow, despite adjustments to the stove. (2) the last 20% of pellets in the gravity hopper frequently fails to feed. The majority of the pellets are only 1/4" to 1/2" long instead of the typical 1/2" to 7/8" long. I believe that the short length is what causes them to "nest" above the auger and require a manual restart.
On the plus side: (1) The bags are unique and the best I've ever seen. (2) Tractor Supply sells pellets in the white bag which may be made by Vermont Wood Pellets. Excellent pellets, no issues with them.
I have a quadrafire MT Vernon E2 very clean!! one of the cleanest I have seen but don't put out much heat they struggled to keep the house warm whereas other brands heat the house with no problemReport
I have had a Harman stove since 2007. Frustratingly went through a lot of different pellet brands until I found Vermont Wood Pellets. I've been burning them for five years. Great heat, and amazing low ash. I burn 5 tons a year and only clean my stove twice during the heating season, plus end of year cleaning. That's a huge difference from the other ones I've tried.
It's hard to get these pellets. Order early, they seem to sell out every year. Which tells me a lot of people swear by these, not just me.
By the way, I read someone's post that some of the pellets don't slide down the side of the hopper. That happens to me too. My understanding is that since they don't use fillers (which are usually petroleum-based), they don't slide. That's also probably why they are such good pellets. Not a big deal.
I've had my pellet stove for four yrs.I've burned Inferno's, Tractor Supply ,and green team.Every yr. They change.and not for the good how can I find a pellet that is the same every yearReport
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I HAVE USED VERMONT PELLITS FOR TWO YEARS, AND BY FAR THEY ARE THE BEST BURNING PELLITS ON THE MARKET. I TRIED A DOZEN OR MORE OTHER PELLITS, ONLY TO HAVE CLINKERS OR EXTREME AMOUNTS OF DUST WITH BLACK GLASS RESIDUE. WITH VERMONT PELLITS YOU DON'T HAVE MUCH GLASS RESIDUE , ANND VERY LOW ASH CONTANT WITH VERY HIGH BTU PUT OUT. THIS SOFTWOOD PELLIT IS FAR THE SUPERIOR PELLITTReport
This is one of the best pellets out there.....problem is where do I find it on the
south shore 02343 area
I have been burning Vermont Pellets for three years. Like Dawna I also bought my Harmon XXV from Fallon's Home & Hearth. The soot on the window is not as much of a problem. I wait until the stove is either off or I will turn it to very low and take an old sock and clean the soot every day. It takes less then a minute. I usually use 3 tons of pellets a season but last year I bought 4. I was very lucky that I did. The stove ran 24/7 for weeks on end this past winter. I had 7 bags left at the end of the season. I tried to order Vermont pellets in August. I thought I was calling early this year for pellets. I got a big surprise. I ended up buying 4 tons of LeCrete pellets. I burned two bags this past week. They burn clean and almost as hot as the Vermont brand. There is much less wood dust in the bags too.
Dawna, I think you will find as you get use to your stove you will be glad you bought it. I had wood stoves for over 20 years and haven't missed them for a second. I have a large closed in back porch and I have all my pellets out there. No more dragging wet, heavy and snow covered wood in the house. Plus we use the bags that the pellets are packed in all year for trash.