January 1, 2010 - Effective as of January 1, 2010, the EPA has discontinued the Energy Star rating program for programable thermostats. The features and capabilities of our thermostats (including the TS2ES "Energy Star" model) have not changed, but we are forced to stop using the Energy Star label on all product art, documentation, and promotional materials. For more information on this and the ongoing efforts to draft a new specification please visit: http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=revisions.thermostats_spec
March 8, 2009 - Important
bulletin! Owners of Keystoker Koker stoves from 2008-2009
with a Coal-trol Digital system installed should read this important
bulletin on a convection blower issue that has been discovered.
Bulletin includes full details and remedy.
April 23, 2008 - We're fast approaching
the release of the Coal-trol Digital™ Igniter and the new
2008-2009 Coal-trol Digital™ stoker stove thermostat control
systems. The Igniter has been three years in development in
close cooperation with Leisure Line Stove company, producers of
highest quality stove products and leaders in customer satisfaction
and forward looking vision. Automation Correct is pleased to
have this partner in growing and advancing the automatic stoker
coal stove industry and we eagerly look forward to a great 2008-2009
season! The Igniter was recently demonstrated at the Leisure
Line Stove company factory store open house.
the picture to download the video.
April 3, 2008 - Automation Correct
LLC is proud to announce that Keystoker
hot air stoves and furnaces will continue to be offered with Coal-trol
Digital as optional, factory installed equipment through the 2008-2009
heating season. Soon to be announced new features and system
options will be introduced in the Coal-trol Digtial product line
in 2008, we're happy to be working with Keystoker to bring these
enhancements to their customers.
March 31, 2008 - Hitzer's new coal
stoker stove, with fully integrated Coal-trol Digital control and
systems, won a Finalist
placement at this year's Hearth
& Home Magazine Vesta Awards! Competing in the "Hearth
Products, Other Fuels" category against more than 60 other
entries, the Hitzer stoker stove tied for 2nd place. We congratulate
Hitzer on this great achievement! Look in upcoming issues
of the Hearth & Home magazine for articles on the HPBExpo, the
Vesta awards and the Hitzer stoker stove with integrated Coal-trol
March 31, 2008 - Hitzer,
Inc. is introducing their first ever automatic coal stoker stove!
Due to hit the market in June 2008, the stove will come equipped
with both the Coal-trol Digital™ control system and the new Coal-trol
Digital™ Ignition system, the much anticipated electronic
coal-fire ignition accessory for the Coal-trol Digital stoker control
system. More information on this new stoker stove and the
Coal-trol Digital Ignition system and our retail add-on Igniter
kit will be added to this site as the release date approaches.
Check back often!
March 31, 2008 - Automation Correct
LLC, in cooperation with LMF
Manufacturing (Woolrich, PA), has developed and released to
market the Coal-trol Digital™
for CORN (the "Corn-trol"). Based on the Coal-trol
Digital™ platform, the Corn-trol brings the efficiency gains, comfort, ease of use, and dependability
of the Coal-trol Digital system to the corn fired furnace market.
Corn-trol will initially be available both as factory installed
equipment on LMF Manufacturing's BM 620-9 and AH-170 hot air furnaces
and also as a retail retrofit kit sold through LMF, but is designed
to work with similar furnaces marketed by LDJ, RJM, J&H and
others. For additional information please see the LMF press
October 17, 2007 - During Leisure
Line Stove's factory store open house on October 13th we did our
first public demonstrations of the long awaited automatic ignition
system for coal stoker stoves. We took a video
of one of over a dozen starts we performed during the day.
September 26, 2007 - We've
reached an agreement with Reading Stove to offer Coal-Trol Digital
as optional equipment purchased at their stove dealers. When
you're looking to buy a Reading stove or already own one, be sure
to ask your dealer about Coal-Trol Digital.
September 26, 2007 - Representatives
for Coal-Trol Digital will be at the Bloomsburg
Fair in the Stolz Stove
Sales booth this Friday afternoon and during the day Saturday
(Sept. 28-29). We look forward to see you there!
September 11, 2007 - We're
proud to announce that once again Leisure
Line Stove Company is including the Coal-Trol Digital on their
2007-2008 stove product line as base equipment. Please visit
your local Leisure Line stove dealer or visit their website:
September 10, 2007 - Keystoker
Stoves is offering Coal-Trol Digital systems as optional factory
installed equipment on their stoves for the 2007-2008 season.
We're very happy to be working with Keystoker and look forward to
serving them and their customers in the coming year.
September 8-9, 2007 -
Automation Correct participated at the open house at Dennis Coal
& Stove in Pompey, NY. Manufacturer reps from Keystoker,
Reading, Hitzer, and Alaska particpate at this annual event, selling
stoves over the weekend immediately following the close of the New
York State Fair. Thanks to everyone who came out and purchased
directly from us or bought a new stove with a Coal-Trol Digital
system as an option.
May 13, 2007 - We've updated
our list prices for the 2007-2008 heating season and have adjusted
our online prices accordingly.
March 28, 2007 - Automation
Correct presents igniter technology at Space Alliance Technology
Outreach Program training seminar. Click
here to read about it.
December 11, 2006 -
Coal-trol Digital system improves performance of Harman Magnum
Stoker stove and is easy to install!
Retrofit of a Coal-trol Basic or Standard Control Modules is
very easy because the Harman Magnum already has plug cords
attached to the motors. Denny Hess, of south central
Pennsylvania, has been kind enough to share his experience
with his father's stove, and provides a report
. Thanks to Mr. Hess for his assistance in
proving out the benefits of the Coal-trol Digital on this popular
brand of stoker stove.
December 7, 2006 - Coal-Trol
Digital is featured in the December issue of Hearth
& Home magazine. Here
is a reproduction of the article. Note: The article incorrectly
states that we have shipped only 40 units to Leisure Line Stove
Company. This figure was true for 2005, but since our becoming
standard equipment on Leisure Line Stoves for 2006 we have shipped
considerably more units.
October, 2006 - SATOP (Space Alliance Technology
Outreach Program) New York's latest newsletter features an article
detailing the Coal-Trol, specifically our upcoming igniter system
and the heating element that SATOP engineers helped us design.
Here is a reproduction of