Roddy Kuuma Sauna – Saranac Lake, NY

I have enjoyed following the progress of your company and products, and am glad you have begun publishing newsletters for us wood-burning enthusiasts. I’d like to share with you a few photos from a ground-up sauna project we built in early summer 2020 in the Adirondacks of northern New York. It was a perfect covid … Read more

First Commercial Kuuma BluFlame (all-stainless edition) Wood-Burning Gasification Sauna Stove

Thinking about running a daily commercial sauna business? Well, the best just got better… Lamppa Manufacturing is continually innovating, and we are thankful when sauna builders support #AmericanManufacturing. Not only do they get a higher-quality product, but it’s also important for the stability of our local communities! In the link below, Leif from Excelsior Saunas … Read more

Customize your Kuuma BluFlame

On your new Kuuma BluFlame, you can choose a 6″ or 9″ rock surround with a Filigree or Diamond pattern. The 6″ on the Small BF holds (100-150lbs), and the medium holds (150-200lbs) The 9″ on the Small BF holds (100-250lbs), and the medium holds (150-300lbs) The choice is yours.  You can have 100lbs – … Read more

The Kuuma BluFlame Sauna Stove; four generations in the making

The Kuuma BluFlame Sauna Stove; four generations in the making Lamppa Manufacturing’s new BluFlame Sauna Stove is the result of one family’s four- generation-long obsession to perfecting the art of stove making. The journey to creating one of the most efficient and cleanest wood-burning stoves in the world started in the early 1900s when Richard … Read more

How to fabricate a one-way check flap for the Kuuma Vapor-Fire 100

Please see the PDF for pictures – Purchase some roofing flashing material (very thin aluminum) from your local hardware store. Usually comes in small rolls. Cut a length that is roughly 1” shorter than the width of the duct you will be installing this into. (We want to design a small amount of leak … Read more

Lamppa Manufacturing of Tower brings new products to market

Lamppa Manufacturing of Tower is a fourth-generation manufacturer of wood-burning sauna stoves and warm-air furnaces. It manufactures the Kuuma Vapor-Fire (VF) 100, the cleanest burning and most efficient gasification wood furnace ever certified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA recently purchased a furnace from Lamppa for testing to develop a new future standard. The company utilized … Read more

Northeast Range Students Kuuma Visit

BABBITT – This semester, the film and television class at Northeast Range School in Babbitt has been learning about film and television history while focusing on documentaries and what goes into putting together this type of film. On December 12, 2023, Jennifer Kaufenberg (NER ELA teacher) took nine students on a mini-manufacturing tour—a field trip … Read more

Kuuma Vapor-Fire Testimonial (bought in 2007)

12/30/23 This stove is easy to fire and has done very well as I burn about 20-22 face cords of wood each year. It is easy to clean, easy to fire and works well. I don’t know what the life expectancy of the firebox is but so far it seems OK. Keep up the good … Read more

Kuuma Sauna Stove since 1989

I have a Kuuma sauna stove since 1989 The most efficient stove, still looks new I moved it into cabin I burn wood everyday for five months of the yr, the fire bricks are in great shape, the draft is perfect, burns efficiently Alta Leverton