EfCoiTa Sawdust stove
EfCoiTa Sawdust stove

The Sawdust stove is a domestic cooking stove operating in a batch mode. It can use various pulverized fuel stocks, preferably sawdust leaving fine charcoal powder behind. The stove consists of two main components, the fuel chamber where the fuel is compressed leaving a L-shape air pipe behind and the combustor at the top of the stove with pot stands.

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unrated
Emissions
unrated
Efficiency
unrated
Indoor emissions
unrated
Safety
Information for consumers
Maximum pot capacity
10 L
Approximate lifetime
2 years
People fed per meal
3-6
Pot type accommodated
(Flat bottom/Round bottom)
Both
Countries deployed
Germany, United Republic of Tanzania
Common foods cooked
Rice and Beans
Manufacturer's warranty available?
No
General information
Manufactured in
United Republic of Tanzania
Suggested retail price
USD 10-15
Availability
Prototype
Dimensions (l/w/h)
200/200/400 mm
Weight
6.0 kg
Shipping dimensions
250/250/400 mm
Shipping weight
7.0 kg
Local assembly possible?
Yes
Materials needed for local assembly
Metal sheets - thickness 0.7-1.0mm Hammer and Rivets
Includes instructions?
Yes
Instruction details
Stove is sold with handling manuals in Kiswahili, English or German. Construction manuals available on request in Kiswahili, English or German.
Other information
Stove production still in pilot phase. Stove can be MANUFACTURED locally. Stove production training on request. We are open to sharing resources. Stove is under creative commons.
Characteristics
Non-traditional, Household, Portable, Batch loaded, Biochar-producing, Gasifier (TLUD), Prototype
Fuels
Crop residues, Wood, Other
Materials
Metal
Performance details