EcoSmart Fire

Igloo Ethanol Designer Fireplace

Description

Igloo Ethanol Fireplace

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The Igloo is a sleek ethanol fireplace constructed entirely of steel and glass. Part of the designer series, fit with the BK5 Burner, it has a thick linear flame and its transparency allows it to fit in with all styles.

  • Glass surround creates a disappearing effect when placed in front of walls or windows.
  • Modern design, coupled with soft curves and steel finish
  • Fueled by e-NRG Bioethanol, it is designed to produce a thick vibrant orange flame for up to 8 hours.
  • Environmentally friendly, e-NRG Bioethanol is a readably available renewable energy.
  • Clean Burning. No smoke, soot or ash - allows safe stress free and indoor use.
  • 90% generated heat efficiency - provides maximum value.
  • No gas, electricity or flue - for very easy set up or installation.

What's Included

  • Igloo frame- the base vessel.
  • BK5 Burner - the stainless steel burner that houses the flame and fuel.
  • Fire Lighter - a stainless steel fire lighter (butane not supplied)
  • Lighting Rod - an extendable arm to light and extinguish the flame
  • 5L Jerry Can - provided to safely pour ethanol into the burner.
  • Bottle Adaptor
  • Manuals

What's Optional

  • Glass Fire Screen - provides an extra added layer of safety.

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Specifications

Burner: BK5
Capacity: 5 liters
Heats on Average: 35m2
Minimum Room: 70m3
Burn Time: 7 - 11 hours
Thermal Output: 14 MJ/h - 13000 BTU/h - 3.5 kW
Materials: Stainless Steel Grade 304 & Toughened Glass

Colour: Stainless Steel
Weight: 57.6kg
Dimensions: L978xW494xH904mm

Model Specifications
Operation & Maintenance Manual
Installation & Clearances Manual 

FAQs

What is a freestanding ethanol fireplace?

A self-contained and standalone vent-less fireplace that's fuelled with ethanol.

What are the benefits of outdoor vent-less fireplaces?

  • Clean burning - no soot, no smell & no smoke.
  • Suitable for indoors and outdoors
  • Quick & simple installation
  • No gas and no electricity point
  • Environmentally friendly 

Why use an ethanol fireplace?

An ethanol fireplace is a cost effective, mess free, versatile alternative to a wood or gas fireplace. Easy to set up, simple to use, relocatable anywhere and beautiful to sit by.

How does an ethanol fireplaces work?

Ethanol fuel is simply poured and contained in the fireplace's stainless steel burner. The flame is ignited in a matter of second by dipping the lighting rod in the burners fuel, then lighting the end of the 'dipped' rod with the fire lighter (like a candle), and then finally dipping the 'ignited' rod back into the stainless steel burner to ignite the contained fuel. 

Do ethanol fireplaces give off heat?

Absolutely, these are real fires. The vent-less design means the heat produced stays in the room/area rather than escaping up a chimney or fuel like a traditional fireplace.

How large of an area will my ethanol fireplace heat?

The Igloo will heat and area of 35m² @ 14 MJ/h - 13000 BTU/h - 3.5 kW in an indoor condition.

The heat output increases indoor temperature approximately 4°C.

How long will my ethanol fireplace burn?

7 - 13 hours with a full burner of fuel. The efficiency setting with increase/decrease burn time.

Are ethanol fireplaces good for the environment?

Yes, ethanol fireplaces only produce heat, steam and small amounts of CO2. Ethanol fireplaces do not produce pollutants or toxins. 

How do you install a freestanding or portable ethanol fireplace?

Simply unbox the unit, insert the burner and put in position. It's really that simple.

How long does it take to assemble an ethanol fireplace?

About 5 - 10 minutes.

Where is the best place to install an ethanol fireplace?

Anywhere that meets the minimum room size for the model. See specifications tab.

Where do I buy ethanol fuel for my ethanol fireplace?

We sell e-NRG Ethanol Fuel here and deliver it directly to your door.

Can other ethanol brands be used in place of e-NRG?

e-NRG is the only recommended fuel for use in EcoSmart Fires and use of other fuel brands will void the warranty

What maintenance is required for ethanol fireplaces?

The burner should be cleaned every 50L burn time.

How do I clean my Ethanol burner?

Black deposits can be cleaned with a mild washing product such as JIF, you can also place the burner in the dish washer.