A Wheel Rim Wood Burner

The author looked around his workshop and realized he could turn a pile of old car wheel rims into a wood burner for a lot less than the cost of a wood stove.



067 wheel rim wood burner - full unit
The wheel rim wood burner may not be attractive, but it gets the job done.
PHOTO: MARK STERLING
067 wheel rim wood burner - metal screen, damper
LEFT: The metal screen on the heat exchanger dries boots and gloves and warms coffee. RIGHT: The homemade damper controls draft.
MARK STERLING
067 wheel rim wood burner - door handle
The door handle consists of a bolt.
MARK STERLING

















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