BUTLER MULTI available in two base heights (770mm or 910mm)

Butler Multi

Multi Fuel High Performance Hot Water Heater

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Enjoy great Power Savings

Plus the added bonus of Room Heating and Cooking Surface (Removable top grill) 

Bulter Mult with Wetback 6kw fitted - RRP $3699

The Butler Multi with its patented "Lion" Wetback system is a very efficient Hot Water Heater that will supply the average household with all its hot water requirements, along with room heating. In addition, the cooking surface situated beneath the removable grill is perfect for winter soups and stews or just to keep the kettle boiling. The Butler Multi has an estimated 6kw Hot Water Output & 8kw Heat Output (depending on fuel type used) and can fit into tight areas.  Please note: The 6kw wetback is designed to provide all of a households hot water requirements. If you intend on running the fire for extended periods every day for room heating as well then you may risk boiling the water in your cylinder if your hot water needs are exceeded. Damage caused by excessive boiling will not be covered by warranty. See 2kw option below.

Power Saving & Self Sufficiency

With an average households energy usage being around 50% for hot water heating alone you will find that the Butler Multi is a great power saver. When power cuts or shortages do occur you have the security of knowing that you can have a continuous supply of hot water as well as room heating, and a cooking surface.

Special 2kw Wetback fitted Model - RRP $3389

This option is for those households requiring more room heating and less hot water. It delivers an estimated 2kw of hotwater and 12kw of room heating.

Dry Model - RRP $3199

The Butler Multi is available without a wetback as a 14kw Dry Model. It is particularly suited to those with a small home or granny flat who enjoy the modern compact design of the Butler Multi.

Wood Size - Depth maximum 380mm (Advised Max 350mm), Diameter maximum 160mm (Advised Max 150mm)

Proudly New Zealand Made


  • Modern clean burning design
  • Compact, space saving design
  • Very efficient hot water heating
  • Removable "Lion" Wetback options 2kw or 6kw
  • Cooking surface beneath a removable grill
  • Solid NZ steel construction
  • Large Ash Pan
  • Deep brick lined fire box with grate
  • Removable baffle for cleaning
  • Simple finger tip Air control
  • Available in Metallic Black
  • 2 base heights (770mm or 910mm)
  • Multi Fuel (wood & coal)

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Butler Multi Dimensions

Height - 2 options 770mm or 910mm
Depth 600mm
Width  320mm
Flue Size  150mm
Room Heating 8kw
Hot Water Heating 6kw
Wetback Pipe Heights  
770mm Model - Cold Pipe 585mm
Hot Pipe 660mm
910mm Model - Cold Pipe 725mm
Hot Pipe 800mm
Requires Ash Hearth only  
Special 2kw Wetback Model  
Room Heating 12kw
Hot Water Heating   2kw
Dry Model Available  
Room Heating  14kw
All options require Ash Hearth only  


WET Installation Clearances Guide >>
DRY & 2kw Wetback Model Installation Clearance Guide >>
Flue Installation Guide >>
WET Complete Installation & Operating Guide >>
DRY Complete Installation & Operating Guide >>


The Butler Multi is New Zealand designed and handcrafted using only the best quality materials with a special Hi Temperature paint finish.

Firebox is made with NZ Steel from the Glenbrook Mill.


The Butler Multi's firebox is covered by a 5 year warranty. (Please refer to our Installation and Operating Instructions for full details).


*$NZ Recommended Retail Prices only including GST. Prices do not include freight, flue systems, installation, hearths and the like.

At Wagener Stoves we are continually improving our products therefore specifications and designs may change without prior notice.

Wagener Stoves "Lion" Ltd
5 Allen Bell Drive · Kaitaia New Zealand · Phone  09 408 2469 · Contact Us