Vermont Castings Defiant Wood Stove

Starting at $3,533

The Defiant FlexBurn provides more than heat: it’s a skillfully crafted, timeless piece of furniture. Great design bridges beauty and utility, and a finely-fashioned exterior with classic curves and smooth cast iron finish complements features made with care.

Function is an art of its own, and our dedication to the wood stove experience results in components designed with convenience in mind. 

  • Easily load wood from the top, minimizing effort and keeping smoke and embers contained. 
  • Cleanly remove ashes, even when the stove is hot, with the exclusive swing-out ash pan and handled cover. 
  • Enjoy longer burn times with more even heat with thermostatically controlled combustion.
  • Perfect for larger rooms.

Key Features and Technologies

FlexBurn Technology

FlexBurn Technology

Burn with or without a catalyst and get up to 15% higher efficiency on low burns with the catalyst in place.

Thermostatically Controlled Combustion

Thermostatically Controlled Combustion

Set the stove for the heat output you want and let the thermostat do the rest. The result – longer, more even heat.

Top Load Technology

Top Load Technology

Our top load technology is second to none and perhaps the most celebrated feature of Vermont Castings stoves.


Own With Confidence

Limited Lifetime Warranty Limited Lifetime Warranty
This appliance meets the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s emissions standards. This appliance meets the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s emissions standards.

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Features

Timeless Cast Iron Styling Timeless Cast Iron Styling
Top Load Top Load
Ash Pan Ash Pan
Thermostatically Controlled Air Thermostatically Controlled Air
Flexibility and Efficiency Flexibility and Efficiency
Reversible Flue Collar Reversible Flue Collar
Cast Iron Griddle Cast Iron Griddle

Stove Finishes

Color choices complete the look of your stove.

Bordeaux Bordeaux
Majolica Brown Majolica Brown
Twilight Twilight
Biscuit Biscuit
Classic Black Classic Black

Options & Accessories

Warming Shelves Warming Shelves
Matching Enamel Pipe Matching Enamel Pipe
Variable Speed Fan Kit Variable Speed Fan Kit
Spark Screen Spark Screen
Cast Iron Steamer Cast Iron Steamer
Cast Iron Trivet Cast Iron Trivet
Magnetic Stove Top Thermometer Magnetic Stove Top Thermometer
Outside Air Adapter Outside Air Adapter
Leather Gloves Leather Gloves
Cast Iron Wood Box Cast Iron Wood Box
Safety Screen Safety Screen
Transition Doors Transition Doors

Dimensions in inches. Refer to installation/owner's manual for detailed specifications on installing this product. Hearth & Home Technologies reserves the right to update units periodically. Product installation must adhere strictly to instructions shipped with product.

Model Specifications

Defiant Flexburn

Appliance Width:32-3/8"
Appliance Height:28-7/8"
Appliance Depth:19"
Peak BTU/hr Output:56,000
Heating Capacity:1,300 - 2,800 sq ft
Maximum Burn Time:14 hrs
Firebox Capacity:3.1 cu ft
Recommended Log Length:24"
Efficiency:Catalytic: 80.0%; Non-Catalytic: 71.0%
Emissions:Catalytic: 1.1 grams/hour; Non-Catalytic: 2.3 grams/hour

Appliance Depth includes entire unit including depth of firebox and extension onto hearth.

BTU: 1st hour output uses high burn efficiency number. BTU will vary depending on the type of fuel used and moisture content of the fuel.

BTU/hr Input based on maximum feed rate per hour multiplied by approximately 8600 BTU, which is average BTU from a pound of pellets.

This is a general guide, see your local dealer for help in determining the product that best suits your heating needs based on climate, home efficiency, location of the heater, and air movement in the room.

Actual burn times will vary based on how the appliance is operated, load size, moisture content and type of wood used.

Fuel density and pellet shape will affect hopper capacity.

Weighted Average LHV (Low Heating Value) efficiency.

Heat output will vary depending on the type of fuel used. The flame and ember appearance may vary based on the type of fuel burned and the venting configuration used. Actual product appearance, including flame may differ from image shown. Refer to the owner's manual for complete clearance requirements and specifications. Product specifications and pricing subject to change without notice. For testing and listing information please refer to the owner's/installation manual.

*For select products: Heating capacity to be used as a guide only. See your local dealer for help in determining the product that best suits your heating needs based on climate and home efficiency.

†For wood-burning appliances: Actual burn times will vary based on how the appliance is operated, load size, moisture content and type of wood used, and installation.