He studied architecture at Taft Junior College. Striking view home in Oakland hills open Sunday. How was your VC hooked up to this? A wood stove and stovepipe may be placed closer than 18 inches to a combustible material if the material is protected in an approved manner with either a home-built or prefabricated clearance-reduction system. Or is this just one of those things one has to deal with if you want to have a stove? Apply construction adhesive on the inner face of the outside collar trim ring. I was a bit trepidatious as i considered cutting a
Single-walled stovepipe requires 18" of clearance to combustibles and could not be used in this application. Once the masonry adaptor has been fully slid into position, it would be necessary to seal the gap using a rope gasket or a refractory mortar. Otherwise, your installation has plenty of clearance to combustibles. The builder must of used the same clay liner for the chimney and used a leftover piece for the thimble in the 's. If so, is the attached collar is in the way when applying the furnace cement? Email to a Friend. To install, the adapter would be placed partly into the hole prepared in the clay pipe leaving room to work behind the collar.
FireFlex Insulated Wall Thimble:
To install, the adapter would be placed partly into the hole prepared in the clay pipe leaving room to work behind the collar. Be sure the Metal Cover flange slides over the Metal Base flange. The part is not insulated for use through a combustible wall however. As such, your 8" of brick would be sufficient. This template is designed to assist you in making the proper size opening of 17" square.
Running a Wood-Burning Stovepipe Out of a Wall
Description: If the 8" Thimble is not long enough to accommodate your wall, see special instructions below. Imperial Uncrimped Stove Pipe 6 inch to 8 i However, if you are intending to use Single-Wall pipe, 18" of clearance to combustibles must be maintained. I was wondering, can this adapter can be used to connect a double wall stove pipe to a masonry chimney that has a clay liner? I plan to use 24 gauge single wall stove pipe.