Yesterday's Tractor Co. Compare our Prices For Parts
Click Here or call 800-853-2651 
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 8N,9N,2N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
 
Marketplace
Classified Ads
Photo Ads

Community
Discussion Forums
Project Journals
Tractor Town
Your Stories
Show & Pull Guide
Events Calendar
Hauling Schedule

Galleries
Tractor Photos
Implement Photos
Vintage Photos
Help Identify
Parts & Pieces
Stuck & Troubled
Vintage Ads
Community Album
Photo Ad Archives

Research & Info
Articles
Tractor Registry
Tip of the Day
Safety Cartoons
Tractor Values
Serial Numbers
Tune-Up Guide
Paint Codes
List Prices
Production Nbrs
Tune-Up Specs
Torque Values
3-Point Specs
Glossary

Miscellaneous
Tractor Games
Just For Kids
Virtual Show
Museum Guide
Memorial Page
Feedback Form

Yesterday's Tractors Facebook Page

Related Sites
Tractor Shed
TractorLinks.com
Ford 8N/9N Club
Today's Tractors
Garden Tractors
Classic Trucks
Kountry Life
Enter your email address to receive our newsletter!

subscribe
unsubscribe
  
Discussion Forum

Re: dovetec corn stove

[Show Entire Topic]  

Welcome Guest, Log in or Register
Author 
Dusty

12-11-2001 19:09:38
216.93.69.168



Report to Moderator

How large is this square hole? Could it be for a pilot light to show that the power is on?
The blower needs to be sized right to provide the right amount of air for the burner.
Dusty




[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]
Farmer /Paul

12-12-2001 04:15:29
216.8.151.153



Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Dusty, 12-11-2001 19:09:38  
I use a Dovetec stove to help heat my house. I am assuming you have a black stove. There is a combustion air blower on the left side behind a hinged door. It is a squirrel cage type blower, that supplies combustion air to the fire pot and cooling air to the exhaust stream. I can check for the model number off the fan and you may be able to purchase it from the supplier. (Dovetec is out of business) There is a Canadian supplier of corn stoves that may be able to help you to. A neighbour and I both use the stoves burning wheat,corn, or rye as fuel. Wheat being our fuel of choice.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Brian Bohn

02-11-2006 06:42:33
64.33.146.62



Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Farmer /Paul, 12-12-2001 04:15:29  
I'm looking at buying a used Dovetec corn stove. The unit seems to be about eight to ten years old. The current owner has problems with the corn clumping up in the burn basin and starving the stove for oxygen and ultimately putting the stove out. The owner claims to have a moisture content of the corn at less than 15% and has put in a new auger from the holding bin to the fire bin. This model does not have an agitater in the fire bin like other models I have seen. Is there something else I should be looking at or is this simply what happens to the older models. thanks for any help anyone can offer.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Stephen Browning

12-22-2005 16:38:53
207.200.116.199



Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Farmer /Paul, 12-12-2001 04:15:29  
I was a salesman and repairman for the Dovetec Corn Stove that you are refering to. You can get any motor that is in the stove from GRAINGERS in Denver, CO.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Connie Harvey

01-08-2006 16:16:08
70.58.214.40



Report to Moderator
 dovetec corn stove in reply to Stephen Browning, 12-22-2005 16:38:53  
We are new to the country and considering buying a second hand deovetec stove and apparently the auger is not working.

This could apparently be due to the thermostat, would you please be able to shed some light and suggestions as to what it may require?

It is going cheap and they claim all else works....but how would they know if the corn does not feed. Our gas bill was $600 this month, our first month here, and we need to do something, quick!

thanks a lot

Connie

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Stephen Browning

01-09-2006 05:40:42
207.200.116.199



Report to Moderator
 Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Connie Harvey, 01-08-2006 16:16:08  
Hello again Connie, The auger being stuck is usually caused by something like corn stocks stuck in the auger. You can unhook the two wires from the auger motor, then remove the four nuts with a quarter inch drive, 9/16 inch universal joint socket. You can now pull the auger and motor out of the shoot. If it has a bind pulling it out, then you need to hace the hopper empty and then help the agugr where you see it in the bottom of the hopper. If you want to check to see if the aguer is actually stuck without taking it out of the shoot, when you unhook the wires, then hook a cord up to rhe wires attached to the auger motor, keeping them seperated, then plug the cord into a 110 volt wall socket of extention cord. You can watch to seeif the auger is moving in the bottom of the hopper. If the auger is not moving, then proceed, after unhooking the cord from the 110 volt supply, to remove the auger. Please let me know if that solves your problem. Thank you for the opertunity to assist you and feel free to contact me at homechief42@aol.com. I do have AOL IM.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Carleton Ingerson

01-09-2006 06:04:16
24.48.242.51



Report to Moderator
 Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Stephen Browning, 01-09-2006 05:40:42  
I also have a DoveTec corn stove here and I think that the gearbox on the auger is bad as it clunks and only turns intermittently. In another post you said motors were available from Grainger...Can you enlighten me as to which motor from Grainger I need??? Also how does the motor come off from the auger shaft?

Thanks



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Connie Harvey

01-09-2006 06:29:32
70.58.214.40



Report to Moderator
 Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Carleton Ingerson, 01-09-2006 06:04:16  
I read from a forum that someone said the grainger motor fits.....I have written to grainger and I will let you know what they say.
Sorry I am not much help, I have not actually purchased this unit yet, pending on whether it is able to be fixed without too much headache.

Connie



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Rodney Sparks

01-17-2006 13:32:46
71.124.4.226



Report to Moderator
 Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Connie Harvey, 01-09-2006 06:29:32  
I recently purchased a dovetech corn stove for $200. It looks to be in great shape. The reastat for the fans does not work and the auger does not turn. The auger motor however does work. Can I still buy parts for this stove?

I currently use a fisher wood stove. I have 6 inch double wall pipe run for my smoke stack. Can I use this for my corn stove ?



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Carleton Ingerson

01-09-2006 07:09:04
24.48.242.51



Report to Moderator
 Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Connie Harvey, 01-09-2006 06:29:32  
Connie,
Sorry about that...I meant the reply for the other person. If you can get the auger fixed I would highly recommend the stove. Fantastic amount of heat and almost no waste.

Good Luck



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Ron Kingdon

12-03-2005 08:06:30
209.47.63.90



Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Farmer /Paul, 12-12-2001 04:15:29  
Hi Just picked up a Dovtec, How do you get it to burn wheat??? My unit only works for about 3 hours on wheat? Thanks RJK



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
John W. Rylander

04-21-2004 20:50:40
208.7.37.4



Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Farmer /Paul, 12-12-2001 04:15:29  
I am looking for sometype of information on a dovetec cornburing stove. Just bought one and the fellow said that he had problems with the auger- is there anyone that can give me any information on where to get parts or a manual. I hear that the company is out of business- hopefully there are aftermarket parts that may fit. Thank you for any help that you can give to me.

John



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Bud Ashton

02-18-2006 18:48:21
206.169.253.144



Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: Re: Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to John W. Rylander, 04-21-2004 20:50:40  
I am also looking for parts for a Dovetec corn stove. It's a great stove and is about 15 years old, But I need a new fire box for it. Do you know where I can find one?



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
GEORGE HENNESSEY

12-04-2006 06:33:03
198.20.32.253



Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: Re: Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Bud Ashton, 02-18-2006 18:48:21  
I KNOW A GUY THAT SELLS DOVETEC CORNSTOVES I ALSO HAVE ONE IT WORKS GREAT KNOCK ON WOOD.... I WILL ASK HIM IF I CAN GIVE OUT HIS NUMBER HE CAN GET PARTS.... MY EMAIL ADDY IS TESTER400@HOTMAIL.COM JUST SO EVERYONE KNOWS THOUGH ITS ALL IN LONDON ONTARO ... IF INTERESTED IN THE NUMBER SEND ME A E-MAIL.. GEO..



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Farmer/Paul

12-17-2001 17:59:48
216.8.150.135



Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: Re: dovetec corn stove in reply to Farmer /Paul, 12-12-2001 04:15:29  
The combustion fan on my Dovtec is a Dayton model 4c447, 1/20th hp., 115 volt,RPM1610, another number off the tag was E37403 , type U63B1. Made for the Dayton Electric Mfg. Co Chicago ... Hope this of some help.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
[Show Entire Topic]     [Options]  [Printer Friendly]  [Posting Help]  [Return to Forum]   [Log in to Reply]

Hop to:

TRACTOR   PARTS TRACTOR   MANUALS
Same-Day Shipping! Most of our stocked parts ship the same day you order (M-F).  Expedited shipping available, just call!  Most prices for parts and manuals are below our competitors.  Compare our super low shipping rates!  We have the parts you need to repair your tractor.  We are a Company you can trust and have generous return policies!   Shop Online Today or call our friendly sales staff toll free (800) 853-2651. [ More Info ]

Home  |  Forums


Copyright © 1997-2014 Yesterday's Tractor Co.

All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website, including design and content, without written permission is strictly prohibited. Trade Marks and Trade Names contained and used in this Website are those of others, and are used in this Website in a descriptive sense to refer to the products of others. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy

TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.

Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters