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Stove Profiles: Magan Chula

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Stove Profiles: Magan Chula
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from ITDG's "Improved Wood, Waste and Charcoal Burning Stoves"
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The stove is made from pottery and is surrounded with mud when installed, the finished stove being approximately 80cm x 45cm x 20cm. The pottery sections can be transported in a 60cm x 35cm x 20cm package. An average-sized stove weighs 8kg and costs US$ 2.45. The mud surround may weigh up to 60kg. There are two pot-holes on household models. The chimneys are either made of 30 cm long, 10 cm diameter pottery sections (US$ 0.80/m) or asbestos cement pipe with cap (US$ 6.50 for 3m chimney with cap). There is a sheet-metal grate, no door or dampers and a baffle beneath the second pot-hole...
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Chula    Construction    maintenance    Use    BoilingPoint17   

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