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Wood burning insert fireplace

Wood-burning insert with Alutec® combustion chamber and a swing door with automatic soft closing, to facilitate cleaning and filling operations. Thanks to its compact size and light weight, this closed fireplace is especially suitable for application in existing fireplaces as well as in new installations. Combustion is calibrated to ensure extreme cleanliness and efficiency and it is easily adjusted thanks to a unique and extremely straightforward mechanism.

Ideal to heat more rooms also

In addition to operating through natural convection, this closed fireplace can be teamed with the patented Comfort Air system that makes it possible to convey the hot air to several rooms – even unconnected – at a distance of up to 8 metres.

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Self-cleaning heart in Alutec®

Alutec® is the exclusive material developed and patented by MCZ for all its fireplaces. A patented formula of high alumina content achieved by processing at temperatures of up to 300 °C allows guaranteed self-cleaning of the combustion chamber through a chemical reaction. With its light colour, it makes the flame uniquely bright and even more beautiful.

Ergonomic opening

Vivo Q models are equipped with a swing door with automatic soft closing, a solution which makes loading wood even easier and safer. With its ergonomic handle, opening the door is very easy.

Easy to use

The continuous fire and primary and secondary air adjustment with a single control make using Vivo everyday easy in all homes.

Easy to use

The continuous fire and primary and secondary air adjustment with a single control make using Vivo everyday easy in all homes.


This product is in the A+ energy efficiency class.

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This product is already compatible with EU Regulation Ecodesign 2022.

What it means

This product guarantees high environmental performance, certified 4-star according to the emission and efficiency parameters of the Aria Pulita scheme.

This product is eligible for a contribution from the Conto Termico, if installed to replace certain types of existing heating systems.

This product has been certified 7 stars Flamme Verte.

Test standards: EN 14785, BimSchV 2nd stage, Regensburger/ Aachener/ Münchener BStV (Germany), Art 15a B-VG (Austria), LRV (Switzerland).

Technical data and downloads

Energy Efficiency Class A+
Seasonal space heating energy efficiency (ηs) 75.00 %
Dimensions (LxHxP) 71.7 x 62 x 45.3 cm
Nominal heat output 11.60 kW
Minimum heat output 5.20 kW
Efficiency at Max 85.10 %
Efficiency at Min 85.50 %
Hourly consumption at Min 1.40 kg/h (**)
Hourly consumption at Max 3.10 kg/h (**)
Heatable volume 20W/m³ 580.00 m3 (*)
Heatable volume 35W/m³ 331.00 m3 (*)
Heatable volume 55W/m³ 211.00 m3 (*)
Smoke outlet 200 mm
Net weight 125.00 kg
Temperature of exhaust smoke 226.00 °C
Mass of smoke 8.00 g/s

(*) The declared volume represents the number of cubic metres that can be heated by the product based on the average demand of the house (expressed in W/m3). The values given are purely indicative, a professional assessment is required for mandatory energy calculations.
(**) Data that may differ depending on the fuel used.

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