Stove Fans and Stirling Engines

What is a Stirling engine fan?

  A Stirling engine fan is a miniature engine used on top of a wood burner or multi-fuel stove to spread the warm air (generated by the wood burner) around a room. A Stirling engine does not require any electricity to operate and…


What is a Stove Fan? Different versions of Stove Fans?

When choosing a stove fan, it is important to distinguish between two very different categories – thermoelectric  and Stirling engine stove fans. Here we explain the difference between these two categories. 1. Thermoelectric These fans use a thermoelectric module which creates electricity to…


Stirling Engine Thermodynamics

Our ongoing research and development into Stirling Engine performance has resulted in the addition of a number of performance upgrades which increase thermodynamics in the Winter 2017 range. The photograph in Fig 1 is taken with a thermal imaging camera and shows the…


Regenerator Boosts Stirling Engine Performance

The regenerator is a critical component which is located inside the displacer cylinder. The location of the displacer and regenerator is shown in figure 1.  This ‘critical component’ obtains heat from the hot air and releases heat to the cold air, thus recycling…


Stove Fan with metal cowling

Warpfive Stove Fan Research and Development At Warpfive Stove Fans we are in constant pursuit of  new and unique Stove Fan design .  This persistent search for peak performing models that are creative and unusual, result in a variety of distinctive Stirling engine…


Warpfive Stove Fan with Copper Fan Blade

Take a look at this awesome custom copper fan blade which we recently created at Warpfive Stove Fans We took our small Stove Fan – the Warpfive Sidewinder, and added a copper fan blade.  The Warpfive Sidewinder is small enough to fit into…


Copper Propeller Warpfive Stove Fan

At Warpfive Stove Fans you can now add a copper propeller to any of our Stove Fan designs.  We frequently have customers who require something a little different and even more special than our standard product range, so you are also able to…


Red Stirling Engine Fans Warpfive

Warpfive Stove Fans Red Stirling Engine Fans Designer Edition. Red Stirling engine fans  are now also available from Warpfive Stove Fans for the Steelhead  and the Sidewinder versions. These beautiful hand-crafted engines will compliment your home while circulating the warm air generated by your…


Warpfive engine generates electricity

Here we show how a modified Warpfive engine generates electricity in order to demonstrate the power, speed, silence and precision of our engines. The modifications consisted of the addition of a water cooling jacket, radiator, water pump and radiator cooling fan. The water…