What is a Selkirk flue?

Selkirk Chimney Pipe – The Selkirk Chimney System, formerly known as MetalBest is ideal for venting residential heating appliances burning wood, #2 oil, and natural and LP gas. DSP Stove Pipe – Double wall stove pipe connector that links your wood stove to an insulated chimney.

Are Selkirk and Metalbestos the same?

Selkirk, formerly known as Metalbest or Metalbestos, are ideal for venting residential heating appliances burning wood, #2 oil, and natural and liquid propane gas.

Is Selkirk the same as Supervent?

Selkirk manufacturers wood chimney under many different brand names including Sentinel, Super Vent and Super Pro.

How far above the roof should a gas vent be?

Gas vents shall extend at least two feet above the highest construction, such as a roof ridge, parapet wall, or penthouse, within ten feet of the vent outlet whether the construction is on the same building as the chimney or on another building.

Can you use double wall stove pipe outside?

To do this requires that the pipe remain cool on the outside by having an internal design that creates a fire-safe venting system. The goal is to minimize the outside diameter of the pipe and the allowable distance from combustibles. This can be 2 inches for double-wall pipe and 1 ½ inches for triple-wall pipe.

Does Selkirk make SuperVent?

All-Fuel Chimney – SuperVent | Selkirk.

Who makes Metalbestos?

Metalbestos chimney pipe, now also known as “Metal Best Chimney”, by Selkirk is a TypeA-Vent factory built all fuel chimney system that is top of the line. This Selkirk chimney pipe is designed with maximum performance and safety in mind and certified to UL 103HT for all fuel chimneys in the 6″ & 8″ sizes.

How high should a flue be above the roof?

Chimney Heights and Termination The minimum chimney height recommended for minimum performance of wood burning and multi fuel appliances is 4.5 m from the top of the appliance to the top of the chimney. It is best to position the chimney, so that it goes straight up as near to the roof ridge as possible.

What is the minimum height that a Type B vent must extend above a roof?

6) Minimum Height. A Type B or L gas vent shall terminate not less than 5 feet (1524 mm) in vertical height above the highest connected appliance draft hood or flue collar.

Can you use black double wall stove pipe outside?

Absolutely not! Black pipe is not chimney pipe and should only be used up to the point of penetrating the ceiling or wall. Black pipe used outside will run way cooler flue temperatures than class A chimney and will potentially build up creosote quite rapidly increasing the chance of a chimney fire.

What is the clearance for double wall stove pipe?

Double wall stovepipe is used when you don’t have 18″ or more clearance from combustibles. Most of the double wall stove pipe allows for 6″ clearance from wall combustibles and 8″ from ceiling combustibles.

What does Selkirk HVAC do?

Selkirk Residential and commercial HVAC vents, flues, pipes and liners for stoves, chimneys, furnaces, and other applications. Residential Chimney

Why choose Selkirk chimney and venting?

For nearly a century professional installers and do-it-yourselfers alike have relied on and trusted Selkirk’s factory-built chimney and venting systems. The confidence that comes with knowing you have the best combination of quality products and experience is invaluable.

Is Selkirk still a thing?

The name Selkirk is still recognised today – the name may have changed but the expertise lives on in our hardworking staff who manufacture the same products, from the same factory, and many of whom are the same people. SFL create aesthetically pleasing solutions to practical chimney and exhaust problems.

Who are SFL flues & chimneys?

Formerly known as Selkirk Manufacturing, our portfolio of time-honoured brands are known throughout the world for their quality and engineering excellence. SFL Flues & Chimneys manufactures a complete range of products; from simple domestic gas-vent and quality stove flue, through to large commercial chimney systems.