The Opel Plus series has taken the Opel family of catalytic fireplaces to the next level. EPA certified at 0.7g/hr makes the Opel Plus one of the most advanced and cleanest units available on the market today, yet it still maintains its classic styling. In the past, Popular Science Magazine has recommended the Opel for its efficiency and reduction of emissions. Over the years this technology has only improved and been refined to make the Opel Plus what it is today.
|37″ W X 52 1/4″ H X 24″ D
|Glass viewing size
|22 ¼” W x 14 9/16″ H
|The observable firebox volume is 3.6 cubic feet
EPA official usable firebox volume per certification testing is 2.3 cubic feet.
|EPA tested with 15.75″ logs; can accept up to 18″ logs
|Black Single Door
|4″, meets R2000
All RSF models come equipped to accept a 4″ outside air duct, a 5″ can also be used. All models can also be installed to operate using room air.
|Mobile Home Approved
Based on EPA certification testing using crib wood and calculations from CSA B415.1-10.
|Estimated BTU Potential
Based on engineering calculations using firebox volume, efficiency, loading density (12lb/cu ft for hardwood), average humidity, reloading interval, type of installation, etc.
|1,500 to 3,000 ft2
Depends primarily on wood quality, ambient air temperature and building heat loss.
Low Heating Value (LHV) CSA B415.1-10 calculations.
|EPA Average Efficiency
High Heating Value (HHV) CSA B415.1-10 calculations.
|EPA Average CO
Carbon Monoxide (CO), using data from EPA crib wood testing
|Click here to view the Opel 3 Plus Wood Fireplace brochure