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Roderick Vos: my bio fireplace design

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Roderick Vos, whose passion for designing has been brought from studies at the Design Academy in Eindhioven, designed a very unique ethanol fireplace for Safretti. Its simplicity is likely to impress even the most avid fans of minimalism.

The design is a simple, flat form of the image, whose only decorative element is a tiny flame flickering on a big black background. When the ethanol fireplace is extinguished, its main decorative feature is a contrast, bright red cap of the fuel tank opening, which is reminiscent of romantically parted lips and unforgettable details and decoration of Salvador Dali’ works, having been drawn from hot Barcelona.

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The ethanol fireplace is entirely made of black, lacquered iron and weighs about 12 kg. It may be wall mounted. It has the following dimensions: 73.5 cm high, 62.5 cm wide and 15 cm deep. A fuel tank with a volume of 2.3 liters allows for 8-10 hours of burning. A relatively small flame, whose heat is absorbed through a large, metal, black background, makes this ethanol fireplace, unlike many others, only a decorative element. It may not be used even as an additional heating element.

The cost of purchasing this model is oscillating around € 1500.

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Bio-ethanol-fires-290Photo SAFRETTI, www.gomodern.co.uk, www.trend-tecnologie.it