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How high do I have to go with a wood burning flue pipe past my roof line?

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It should extend above the highest ridge line. I do not know codes for many states. but you may have one.

JayR

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Would that be the edge of the roof line or is that the highest part of the peak of the roof? (so if it was to look like a upside down V, would it be the bottom of the V or the peak at the highest point?)

It would be the point on the inverted V.

JayR

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