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    My family and I are looking at purchasing a new woodstove for our cabin. I am struggling to find reliable sources for reviews on the different brands and models offered. What are some good brands and models that will heat a 20 x 20 cabin up near Eureka. Thanks for any helpful input. I am currently looking at the Blaze King Princess and the Quadra Fire 4300 Millennium.

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    Can't go wrong with a Blaze King princess. For their price point, they're awesome (eventually they tend to crack- I don't know how much more or less than other brands). My Princess is incredibly efficient and well suited to adjust based on conditions.

    The only better stove I've personally seen is a similarly sized "soap stone" $5,000 + stove that heated a 3000 sq ft lodge.

    Airflow control is imo the biggest feature in a stove, and the BK does great in that regard.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jimmy7b14 View Post
    My family and I are looking at purchasing a new woodstove for our cabin. I am struggling to find reliable sources for reviews on the different brands and models offered. What are some good brands and models that will heat a 20 x 20 cabin up near Eureka. Thanks for any helpful input. I am currently looking at the Blaze King Princess and the Quadra Fire 4300 Millennium.
    Both those stoves are designed to heat 2000+ square feet. You'd be better served by something much smaller. https://www.tinywoodstove.com/wood-s...r-tiny-spaces/
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    Actually the BK princess would be my first choice, they are efficient with long burn times.
    Nice large flat top to Cook on and still have room for a large pot of water on it.
    This from first hand experience, we have a princess at the cabin and a King at the house, my house is small and so is my cabin.
    Highly recommended.
    Never heard of a BK cracking, maybe it was abused?!
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    Is this a weekend cabin used in the winter (I assume so)? If so, then the BK Princess is a good idea. High BTUs to get the place warmed up quickly and the ability to turn the output way down.

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    Quote Originally Posted by awwshucks View Post
    Is this a weekend cabin used in the winter (I assume so)? If so, then the BK Princess is a good idea. High BTUs to get the place warmed up quickly and the ability to turn the output way down.
    My cabin neighbor (off-grid, off-road, ATV access only, cuts/splits his own wood and lives there full-time) uses a Blaze King princess for his place (circa 20 x 30) and uses it exactly this way.
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