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The Franklin stove is a metal-lined fireplace named after Benjamin Franklin, who invented it in 1741. It had a hollow baffle near the rear and relied on an ...

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In colonial America, homes were warmed by a fireplace. The Franklin stove, invented in 1742, is a metal-lined fireplace that stands in the middle of a room.

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Mar 10, 2006 ... Fascinating facts about the invention of the Franklin Stove by Benjamin Franklin in 1742.

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The Franklin Stove was the very first version of a modern wood fireplace insert ... Ben set out to invent a fireplace that would be safer and more efficient, and he ...

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FRANKLIN STOVE, invented in 1742 by Benjamin Franklin, was a device for giving greater warmth, more comfort, and cleaner heating at a lower fuel cost.

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In 1742, Benjamin Franklin resolved many of these issues by setting out to invent a safer heating method: the freestanding cast-iron stove. He actually referred to ...

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With the 1739 invention of the Franklin Stove, Ben Franklin hoped to solve the problem of all the heat escaping through the chimney. He built his stove as part of  ...

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Though Benjamin Franklin is credited with its invention, the Franklin stove is really the culmination of improvements made over time to his Pennsylvania fireplace ...

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This stove had no grates and was little more than a cast-iron box. About 1740 Benjamin Franklin invented the “Pennsylvania fireplace,” which incorporated the  ...

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Nov 6, 2013 ... Ben Franklin Stove - Many people know Benjamin Franklin was not only a Founding Father but also an avid inventor and man of ideas.