The 1261 is a rustic, heavy duty, cast iron constructed, wood stove that is ideal for any rugged outdoorsman, those with a nostalgic taste, or someone simply looking for reliable, cost efficient, heating. It is perfect for log cabins, large garages and shops. This stove is durability defined. Tested and certified to U.L. 1482 by Warnock Hersey International for greater peace of mind and safety assurance. It has unequaled life expectancy and is easy to use.
Two piece safety handle
Heavy duty cast iron construction
Two lift out cook lids that allow you to cook food
Not for use in Mobile or Modular Homes
Not available for sale in WA and CA
Installation materials are NOT Included (i.e. floor protector, chimney connector, thimble, radiation shield, flue)
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United States Stove 1261 Reviews
Rated 5 out of
Best purchase I have made in yearsFor the first time my son is warm in the garage where he spends most of his time in the winter. I have tried so many heaters most of which would only warm a small area. The little stove - however - when the fire gets going warms the whole garage - and it stays warm. I couldn't be happier and he is so much more comfortable.
Besides the fact the stove is just plain cute. Doesn't take up much space so he can work on his projects.
Thank you all so much. Your stove is afordable and can't be beat. I would recommend it to anyone anywhere. Thanks again!
Date published: 2012-03-01
How many square feet would this heater heat? What are dimensions?
A. The United States Stove 1261 can heat up to 900 square feet and is 25.75" tall, 21.5" wide and has a depth of 30.5".
I have a 14 x 19 ft. tiny studio. How much clearance does this stove need?
A. The United States Stove 1261 is recommended to have 18" of clearance I believe. I can double check with the manufacturer when they are open if you would like.
I would like to know about the chimney connection that is located just above the stove itself. I would like to know if this is included as pictures or no?
A. The United States Stove 1261 is going to include the 6" chimney connection.
Where is this item, United States Stove 1261, made?
A. The United States Stove 1261 is a cast iron stove, which is made in China according to United States stove.
Do the height and width dimensions include the feet, or are they of the firebox by itself.
A. The dimensions include the feet.
Do the stated dimensions include the the feet when added, or are they of just the firebox by itself?
A. The stated dimensions of the United States Stove 1261 refer to the overall, assembled dimensions.
Is it ok to use the stove with the door open, so you can have the ambiance of the fire.
A. The United States Stove 1261 is not designed for sustained operation with the door open. All modern wood stoves are designed to operate with the door closed. When the door is closed, the woodstove can control the amount of fresh air entering the stove and regulate how fast the wood burns. When the woodstove operates with the door open, it will blow all the heat out the chimney and the wood will burn really fast. I would recommend getting a woodstove with a large glass window. They provide ambiance while efficiently heating your home.
would this work in a basment with a masonary chimmney. in wisconsin
A. The United States Stove 1261 should work in a basement as long as it is vented properly to code in Wisconsin.
Is this product UL approved?
The United States Stove 1262 is tested and certified to UL 1482.
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