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Review of Villager Puffin stove

Good narrowboat stove

Barbara Chase 6 years ago

In use on our shared narrowboat for over 3 years. Works very well. Door ropes easy to replace. Door handles get very hot. Over winter damp conditions lead to rusting, recommend repainting every 2 years.

Overall rating:

4 flames

Build Quality 4.5 flames (avg 4.6)
Quality of finish 4.5 flames (avg 3.7)
Value for money 4.5 flames (avg 4.6)
Ease of use 4.5 flames (avg 4.4)
Ease of lighting 4.5 flames (avg 4.4)
Firebox size 3 flames (avg 3.1)
How well does the airwash work 2.5 flames (avg 2.6)
Controllability 4.5 flames (avg 3.9)
Handle operation 2.5 flames (avg 3.5)
How likely are you to buy it again? 4 flames (avg 4.1)
What is your overall satisfaction? 4 flames (avg 4.2)