Replacing your cracked Ceramic stove glass and/or fireplace glass can be a bit tricky. In this article you'll learn some helpful hints and tricks to easily and quickly change out your cracked glass and get you back to burning.
Robax glass, pyroceramic glass and neoceramic glass are basically the same product, just by different manufactures or brands.
Different wood stove brands have different wood stove glass installations. Some have gaskets applied in a metal groove that the glass rests on. Some have the flat glass gaskets that are stuck directly to the glass. Some have no gasket at all.
We recommend only replacing the glass gasket if you are replacing the glass itself, for a couple of reasons. Over time, the glass will become more brittle. We have many a customer call and tell us that they have broken the glass because they were removing to either clean the glass or replacing the glass gasket. The other reason I wouldn’t mess with it is because the glass can get kind of creosoted into the frame, and by removing it you can damage the glass.
But if you are replacing the wood stove glass, here is the best way to do it.
We can tell you exactly how to determine which size and style wood stove gasket material you'll need. WoodStove-FIreplaceGlass.com recommends looking over your wood stove or fireplace owner's manual first. if you have it available. It should have the correct measurements in it. Usually in the parts break down. It should tell you which type and size (diameter) wood stove gasket you'll need for your door or window glass. If it is not in your manual or it is not clear or readily available, maybe this will help.
This is a question we here a lot. Here is a quick view answer.
Here are a few tips for burning in your wood stove and fireplace.
Well, there are several things that can cause you Wood Stove or Fireplace glass to break other than the obvious blunt force trauma. But because there are a couple of different glass types, it would help to know what kind of glass you have, or now had, in order to tell you what could have possibly happened.
There are Several differences in Tempered glass, Ceramic glass and Mica glass. All three have different properties and uses in heating units.
Depending on your Heating appliance type, brand or model. The information can be in a couple of different places.
If your looking for Warnock-Hersey wood stove parts, you won’t find any. But maybe we can help you out a little bit. We receive several calls a week on this question and its not to hard to find the information if you know where to look.