Fire Chief Model 1700

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The Fire Chief Model 1700 brings clean burning technology with longer burn times than ever in an EPA Certified Forced Air Indoor Wood Burning Furnace. This new model boasts up to 15 hours of burn time and log size capacity up to 26 inches!

Burning with wood is a smart fuel choice. Wood is sustainable, renewable, and cost effective!

The new Fire Chief provides a 33% longer burn time, and gets up to 50% more usable heat from every wood load. The Model 1700 is designed to heat your whole home, up to 5000 square feet! The

Fire Chiefs strong 3-Speed adj 1800 CFM blowers provide an even heating experience in your home without those pesky cold spots.

Every Fire Chief wood furnace is EPA Certified to exceed new EPA Warm Air Furnace Standards. Certified to CSA B415.1-2010, UL391, and CSA B366.1-2011 standards.

Indoor Furnace Specifications FC1700
Heat Area 2500-5000 sq ft.
Burn Time Up to 15 Hours
Firebox 5.1 Cubic Feet
Log Size 26″
Maximum Input Capacity (Dry Firewood) 648,000 BTU
Warm Air Output Temperature (Max) 200°
Blower 3-Speed ADJ, 1800 CFM
Hot Air Plenum Output Two – 8″ Round
Filter Box / Filter Size Std / 20″ x 25″ x 1″
Ash pan Yes
Flue Pipe Diameter 6″
Particulate Emissions .29lbs / million BTUs
Warranty-Firebox and Grate Limited Lifetime
Warranty-Electrical Components 1 Year
Warranty-Blower 2 Years
Size with Filter Box ( Front / Side / Height) 26″ / 50″ / 50.5″
Weight 555 lbs
Clearance to Combustibles FC1700
Front / Rear / Sides 48″ / 12″ / 6″
To Main Furnace / Main Duct / Chimney Connector 12″ / 2″ / 18″

Product Brochure

Production of the Fire Chief line of products has been in place with solid engineering and design for 70 years with reliable performance.

Their limited lifetime warranty is backed by that longevity, and their manufacturing excellence using heavy-gauge steel and other high-quality components will bring you the comfort that a top quality Made in the USA Forced Air Indoor EPA Certified Wood Furnace is heating your home.

The Model 1700 Wood Burning Indoor Furnace heats from 2500 sq ft., up to 5000 sq ft.

  • Clean Burn Technology
  • Digital Honeywell Wall Thermostat w/ draft induction blower for easy access to higher heat output
  • 1800 CFM, ⅓ HP, 3-Speed Blower Fan
  • 3 Blower Settings
  • Smart Burn Control
  • Exclusive 360˚ Roller Grate and Ash Removal System
  • Easy Access Filters
  • Easy Installation with Pre-Wired Electrical Components
  • Fire Chief Limited Lifetime Warranty
  • EPA Certified
  • Particulate Performance – Exceeds new EPA Standard of .93lb/MMBtu
  • Made in the USA –  Manufactured in St. Louis, Missouri