Review of Huntington 30 Stovax stove

Great Stove

Ian McManus 5 years ago

We have our Green enamel Stovax 30 for so long I can''t remember when we bought it. During that time we have used it almost continually during the cold winter months. We have moved it several times from house to house and I have found that all of the problems we have had have been down to the fuel used or a dodgy chimney. All that is required to get this stove blasting heat out is to use a fair amount of kindling to give a good flame to encourage airflow. Once burning it is easy to control via the handles on the front and easy to riddle. I clean it after every use once it has finally cooled down which is at least 8 hours after shutting down. The enamel has chipped but that is due to use and having been moved several times. It''s a heavy beast and not easy to handle carefully. I have not experienced any failure of any parts. It was expensive (although I would say good value as it is a quality stove compared to others) but has been worth every penny. I would say I would buy one again, but I won''t need to as this one will last forever.

Stove expert replied: Great comments and good service from this stove.

Overall rating:

4.5 flames

Build Quality 5 flames (avg 3.1)
Quality of finish 5 flames (avg 2.7)
Value for money 5 flames (avg 2.1)
Ease of use 5 flames (avg 2.6)
Ease of lighting 4 flames (avg 2.9)
Firebox size 4 flames (avg 3.1)
How well does the airwash work 5 flames (avg 3.3)
Controllability 4 flames (avg 2.9)
Handle operation 5 flames (avg 3.1)
How likely are you to buy it again? 5 flames (avg 2)
What is your overall satisfaction? 5 flames (avg 2.3)