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Re: Corn Stove Dryer
« Reply #10 on: April 14, 2008, 05:06:18 AM »
That's what threw me at first...the reference to 'corn stove'. I always heard them called "pellet stoves". Naturally the price of the corn pellets went up to meet the demand. Bio-diesel and other implementations caused a lot of this.

Altering a clothes dryer to utilize the heat from such a stove might be a novel idea, but the cost of the fuel is going to be the same as propane or gas soon anyway, so why bother?





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Re: Corn Stove Dryer
« Reply #11 on: April 14, 2008, 09:03:03 PM »
ok, pellet stoves i had heard of

never heard it called a corn stove, fuel made from corn sounds alot more workable then storing and loading cobs of corn

here i was wondering what kept the stove from exploding from all the popcorn  :P
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