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Hot Water From Your Wood Stove
I would really be careful about heating water with a wood stove. If it isn't set up right you could flash the water to steam, and pressurize it to the point of an explosion. It could also cool the gases enough in the chimney to cause buildup on the chimney walls leading to a fire. Almost every expert will say that you can't get enough heat from a wood stove to heat your house with hot water. They do make outdoor wood burning boilers that are set up for this and are safer. Read the link and make informed decisions and be careful . PlumberTom