alias shorty feuermacher, born 1962 in zürich, grew up in vorarlberg, satteins. have lived with my family in klein wetzles near gross gerungs in lower austria since 1983
4 years of high school, 5 years of trade school. learned more about ceramics than about economics or english. at the age of 27 began to learn the trade of tile stove setter, passed the final examination with distinction and qualified as a master of the trade at the age of 35. in 1997 was employed as a technician by the Austrian Kachelofen Association (Research Institute for Kachelofen Builders). since 1998 run my own small company, specializing in the making of all kinds of wood-burning stoves.
since 2002 engaged in the process to implement worldwide Austrian Tile Stove Technology by using the open source project named energy³savingstove …