Originally Posted by Turkeycreek
I'll jump in with a vote for the Svea 123 as well. I bought mine in 1974 so that makes it just a pup at 38 years old. Good as new.
Purchased mine new in 1976, Can't kill it, bought a repair kit with it and have never opened it, has
never failed me in 36 years of use.
This is a pretty good read for general stove info ----> http://zenstoves.net/StoveChoices.htm