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Empire Cast Iron Stove 30 Medium Vent Free Gas Stove | VFD30CC |


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Vent-free Empire Cast Iron Stove 30 comes standard with Empire's Contour burner system. The Contour Burner features precision-port technology to produce vibrant flames. Topped off with the hand-painted ceramic fiber log set and glowing embers, the effect is as realistic as a gas-fired stove gets - guaranteed to keep you and your guests mesmerized for hours.

Cast Iron Stove Brochure


  • See all available accessories here
  • Up to 25,000 BTU
  • Includes 6 pieces Log Set
  • Richly detailed casting
  • Decorative cast iron doors (non-operable)
  • Available in three finishes: porcelain black, porcelain mahogany, and matte black
  • Optional side shelf sets available
  • Optional floor pads available

Not recommended for use above 4,500 feet elevation

Empire Cast Iron Stove 30 Medium Vent Free Gas Stove | VFD30CC | Technical Details


Product Details

Fuel Type: Gas
Vent Type: Vent Free
Ignition Type: Millivolt or Electronic
Installation Type: Free Standing
Style: Traditional
Weight: 205 lbs.
Model: Natural Gas (NG) Propane (LP)
Max. (BTU/HR): 25,000 BTU's 25,000 BTU's
Min. (BTU/HR): 21,000 BTU's 17,500 BTU's
Empire Cast Iron Stove 30 Medium Vent Free Gas Stove | VFD30CC | Dimensions


Actual Dimensions

Height Width Depth
273/4" 281/16" 171/8"

Technical Drawings

For more detail please see the Installation Manual

VFD30 Technical Drawing Main


1. How will the stove be delivered? Will the delivery driver bring it into my house?

All stoves are delivered via freight (tractor trailer truck) to the specified street address you provide us, we do provide free lift gate service with all freight deliveries. The delivery driver is only responsible for unloading the items from the truck, not to move them anywhere. For more information on the delivery process visit our FAQ page.

2. Where are the accessories for this stove?

You can find all of the available options on the accessories page.

3. How is the stove vented?

This stove is vent free and does not require any venting. Be sure to check your local codes as vent free appliances are not allowed in all states.

Questions & Answers

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  • i am looking for a sand color. i dont like the black.

    This stove is made in matte black, porcelain black or porcelain mahogany.  We don't carry any sand color gas stoves.  Thanks for your question!

  • Will this stove still light if there is a power outage?

    Yes, the millivolt/standing pilot version doesn't require any power to operate, the electronic ignition version has a battery backup that can be used during power outages.   Thanks for your question!

  • What is the shipping cost to zip code 21102?

    Everything on our site qualifies for free shipping.  Thanks for your question!

  • What's top measurement of stove of 30000 btu?

    The VFD30CC has a depth of 15-3/8" and width of 21-1/2".  Thanks for your question!

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