Forte Steel Mesh Screen Non Reflective 40 Inch Recessed Electric Fireplace Refurbished 80048

Price $429.00

Product Details



The Forte™ Steel 40 Inch Electric Fireplace combines classic aesthetics with modern functionality. Its matte black metal mesh screen front evokes a traditional fireplace feel, while its innovative design allows for flush mounting into the wall. Installation instructions are simple and provided, and it is recommended to place the electric fireplace at least 8 inches below the ceiling or mounted flat screen TV for safe clearance.

Product Highlights

  • Black Steel Metal Mesh Front screen provides a reflection-free, traditional fireplace look
  • Designed with front heating vent so the unit can be flush mounted into wall or wall mounted
  • Includes faux log set and glass crystal set
  • Slim frame with a large 31 inches x 17 inches fireplace display area showcases Touchstone's industry-leading realistic LED flames that are unrivaled by competitors
  • Can be plugged in or hardwired 120v
  • Provides supplemental heat to an area up to 400 square feet, with 2 heat settings (high and low)

Product Features

  • Remote control for heat and flame settings (batteries not included)
  • Operates with or without heat
  • Built-in timer mode (30 minutes to 7.5 hours)
  • 2 heat settings (high and low)

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    • Frame Color: Black
    • Fireplace Dimensions: 40 inches wide x 26 1/2 inches high x 5 5/8 inches deep
    • Recessed Dimensions: 36 17/32 inches wide x 25 19/32 inches high x 5 1/4 inches deep
    • Rough Opening Dimensions: 36 25/32 inches wide x 25 27/32 inches high x 5 3/4 inches deep
    • Fire Dimensions: 31 47/64 inches wide x 16 11/32 inches tall
    • Part number: 80048
    • Watts: 1,500
    • BTU's: 5,000
    • Room Coverage: 400 ft.
    • Fireplace Weight: 44.8 pounds
    • Shipping Weight: 60 pounds
    • Voltage: 120v
    • Amperes: 12

    Dimensional Drawing

    Touchstone Forte Steel Mesh Screen Electric Fireplace 80048 Product Dimensions and Specifications



    Delivery & Shipping

    Delivery & Shipping

    Touchstone® Electric Fireplaces are shipped via UPS Ground service. If you would like priority shipping, please call us at 888-978-3531 to request a quote.

    These deliveries are handled the same way as any UPS Ground shipment, so they can be left when you are not home. Touchstone is responsible for the delivery only to the point that the Fireplace is dropped off, so please be aware of any possible issues with a drop off delivery if you are not home, or if the weather is an issue.

    Touchstone Home Products sends you an email with your order shipment tracking information, so you can check with the shipping carrier directly to track your shipment.

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    Product Protection


    • Replacement of any non-functioning electronic parts
    • Free Toll Free tech support (888-978-3531)


    • 2-year warranty (2 years full replacement)
    • Replacement of any non-functioning parts
    • Toll-Free Customer Service & Support (English & Spanish speaking) includes cleaning instructions for stain removal, cleaning products, and/or assistance from a professional cleaner or a repair technician.




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