Review of Jotul 118 stove

Classic class

Jon 15 years ago

The old classic; takes 18" logs (less sawing) and is very contollable with just the draught adjuster (no damper).

You just need to keep raking the fire forward for maximum heat output.

Overall rating:

4 flames

Build Quality 5 flames (avg 5)
Quality of finish 5 flames (avg 4.9)
Value for money 3 flames (avg 4.7)
Ease of use 4 flames (avg 4.8)
Ease of lighting 4 flames (avg 4.4)
Firebox size 5 flames (avg 4.7)
How well does the airwash work 3 flames (avg 3.9)
Controllability 4 flames (avg 4.6)
Handle operation 4 flames (avg 4.3)
How likely are you to buy it again? 5 flames (avg 4.8)
What is your overall satisfaction? 4 flames (avg 4.8)