Sunday, September 23, 2018

520 heco Wood & Coal Cookstove

520 heco Wood & Coal Cookstove

Now Available heco wood cook stoves, manufactured by the Amish in Lancaster County, PA - Amish country.

The model 520 is a wood and coal burning cooking and heating range built to quality Amish standards with 18 gauge plate steel stove body, and 1/4" thick cooktop with reinforced steel frame. The 520 wood burning stove with baking oven is designed with functionality, and ease of use in mind. The firebox door comes in either solid door, or a glass window with a large viewing area, so you can see a first class view of the blazing fire. The oven is also available with a solid insulated door or glass door option for the ability to view your baked goods without opening the door! 

  • All heco cook stoves meet WA State Standards. All Wood Burning Cook Stoves are currently EPA Exempt from regulations.

Obadiah's is the exclusive online retailer for heco wood cook stoves.

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Obadiah's is partnering with heco to exclusively represent the leading edge Amish line of wood and coal burning cook stoves. The heco wood fired heating stoves with baking ovens are the one of the few advanced kitchen cook ranges that provide secondary combustion reburn tubes inside the firebox that are currently available in the North American market. The heco product line of cooking and heating ranges are built with quality USA materials, and are fully assembled and shipped direct from the factory in PA. This beautiful wood cook stoves offers everything you would expect on an Amish heating stove, with a 5 year warranty to boot!.  The heco has many upgraded features to meet the demands of modern day cooking. The standard  porcelain enamel cook top provides easy clean up for spills while cooking. The 420 wood burning cook stove provides the oven clean out on the front of the stove for easy access cleaning, perfect for tight clearance applications.

The heco wood cook stoves are manufactured and produced by the Amish in PA. Obadiah's has contributed various design ideas which have been collaborated into these wood burning cook ranges. This wood cookstove is sure to please all your heating, cooking, baking, and hot water needs. With upgrades options and styles to fit any style decor.

Heco wood cook stoves are made from American steel.


  • Heating capability up to 2,500 sq. ft.
  • External Shaker Handle (for coal burning)
  • Automatic Thermostat Damper Control
  • Ash Pan below Firebox
  • Oven Cleanout located directly below Baking Oven
  • Burn times up to 13 hours or more* 
  • Black porcelain enamel finish standard
  • Large firebox with easy loading access
  • (3) damper controls - Bypass Damper on Front, Airwash on Front, Thermostatic Damper control on rear 
  • Food Grade Porcelain Enamel Lined Oven
  • Fully Removable Oven for Easy Cleaning 
  • Removable tray in bottom of oven for easy cleanup
  • Secondary combustion system
  • 1/4" Thick Memory Steel Cook top or Standard (3) Piece Removable Porcelain Cook Top
  • Oven Thermometor
  • Air tight firebox and oven doors
  • (3) Stove Clean Outs - Front Oven Cleanout, Rear Sidewall Flyash Cleanout, Rear Chimney Cleanout
  • EPA Exempt (learn more here)
  • Washington State Approved (learn more here)

*Depending on fuel quality and type of fuel being burnt.


  • 22 Gallon Stainless Steel Water Reservoir
  • Glass Firebox Door
  • Glass Oven Door
  • Stainless Steel Water Coil (For Domestic Hot Water Heating)



View our article on how to plumb a wood cook stove with domestic hot water system.

520 heco Wood Cook Stove Product Specifications
Overall Dimensions 33.5” L x 50” W x 35.25” H
Height to Warming Shelf 53.5” H
Hearth Pad Requirements 62” W x 48” D
Cooking Surface - steel with porcelain finish 50” W x 21” D
Warming Shelf 7" x 37"
Back 37" W x 20-1/4" H
Oven Dimensions 21” D x 18” W x 13” H
Oven capacity 2.84 cubic feet
Firebox Dimensions 19” L x 16” W x 17” H
Firebox Size 2.99 cubic feet
Log Length 18.5"
Firebox Door 16” W x 9.5” H
Approx. Burn Time Up to 13 hours
Approx. Heating Area 1,400 to 3,500 sq. ft.
Output Up to 90,000 BTU/h
Flue Outlet Size 7" round
Water Reservoir Capacity (sold separately) 22 gallons
Weight 825 lbs.
Unit to Left Wall 18” / 457MM
Unit to Back Wall *from flue collar not from back of stove 18” / 457MM
Unit to Back Wall w/ Heat Shield 12" / 305MM
Unit to Right Wall 12" / 305MM
Front 48" / 1220MM
Unit to Ceiling 36" / 915MM
Chimney Connection to Wall 18" / 457MM
Corner Installation 10" / 254MM
Flooring Protection
Set the cookstove on a solid, noncombustible floor
Use a code approved noncombustible floor board (Type 1 Board)
The material must extend at least 16” in front of, 8” on either side of, in back of and underneath of the chimney connector
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Price List heco 520 Wood Cook Stove
520 Cook Stove -Insulated Solid Doors, includes Backsplash and Shelf $3,589
No Shelf / BackSplash -$130
1/4' Steel Cook Top (instead of porcelain cook top) -$70
Glass Firebox Door (instead of the solid door) $200
Glass Oven Door (instead of the solid door) $200
Warming Oven with Back Splash Panel (in place of the shelf) $325
Stainless Steel Water Reservoir (22 gallon) $300
Stainless Steel Water Coil (Domestic Hot Water) $100
Optional Heat Shield for Flue Collar (reduces clearances to 12" when using a double wall stove pipe $100
Summer Grate $100
Heco Water Reservoir Coil Kit - 3/4" x 12" Fits all Series $229
Heco 45 Gallon Wood Water Heater $1,759

This product qualifies for free residential delivery with lift gate service within the lower 48 states. A large freight truck (18-wheeler up to 60' long) is standard on all deliveries. If you need a smaller truck, please call our office (406) 300-1776 to request a smaller truck size. Note: an upcharge may apply for small trucks.

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