Product Review: Dynasty BT-55 linear electric fireplace

Dynasty BT-55 linear electric fireplace

As electric fireplace specialists, we display all the best brands, side by side. That gives us a unique opportunity to compare their features and benefits on a daily basis, with a lot of different clients. Our Product Reviews offer a snap-shot of electric fireplace products, to help in your decision-making process. In this post, we review the Dynasty BT-55 linear electric fireplace.

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Dynasty BT-63 linear electric fireplace, big brother to the Dynasty BT-55.

 

Brand: Dynasty

Models: BT35, BT44, BT55, BT63, BT79

Type: In-wall, panoramic, flush-mount

Built-in Heater: Yes

Heat Vent Location:  Top front, above the glass (not visible)

Thermostat: Yes

Media Included: White and Translucent stones

Flame Colours: Switch between Orange & Blue

Backlighting: No

Frame Colour: Steel Gray metal

Customization: None

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Dynasty BT55 linear electric fireplace with custom wall-mounted MDF box frame

 

Likes:

  • extremely slim profile — the slimmest on the market at 13″ high
  • minimal frame around the glass — only 1″ wide
  • inset glass, set back 2″ from frame front
  • hidden heat vent in top of frame — reduces clutter on fireplace front
  • hidden manual controls in top of frame — perfect for commercial installations
  • multi-function remote with thermostat — exact control over heat output
  • great range of sizes, from 35″ to 79″ long
  • 2 year warranty — an extremely dependable unit

Dislikes:

  • limited media inclusions — other manufacturers offer more options (can purchase OEM  media separately)
  • limited flame colours — other manufacturers offer more range

Overall Rating:

  • 4.5 out of 5

 

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