Flex Bay Fireplaces

Elevate Your Space with Flex Bay Fireplaces: A Symphony of Style and Warmth by EcoSmart Fire

Product Description

Enjoy the mesmerizing flame from any angle with the Flex 68BY Bay Fireplace Insert by EcoSmart Fire. Designed for single-room installation, it features three open sides for a captivating focal point.

Product Features

Alluring flame visible from the front and both left and right sides
Ideal for commercial spaces and residential settings
Clean lines and ‘all flame’ configuration for a harmonious blend of traditional style and contemporary design
Longest XL Burner series (XL1200) with a stunning linear flame
Suitable for open-plan restaurants, bars, and large spaces
O-TL Listed in accordance with UL 1370

Flex Bay Fireplaces

Product Specifications

Weight: 228lb [104kg]
Dimensions (WxDxH): 71.3in x 14.4in x 31.8in [1812mm x 365mm x 807mm]
Viewing Area (WxDxH): 68.1in x 13.4in x 19.8in [1730mm x 340mm x 502mm]
Material: Mild Steel & Toughened Glass
Colors: Available in black, with stainless steel burners and Black Glass Charcoal

Fuel Types


Fuel Type Application



Limited warranty

Product Highlights

EcoSmart Fire’s Flex Bay Fireplaces redefine elegance and warmth. The Flex 68BY Bay Fireplace Insert offers a mesmerizing flame visible from three sides, making it an ideal centerpiece for commercial spaces and residences. With clean lines, ‘all flame’ configuration, and the XL1200 burner, it combines traditional style with contemporary design. This fireplace is not just a source of heat; it’s a statement piece that elevates any space.

Company Overview for Manufacturer

EcoSmart Fire is a leading innovator in the design and manufacturing of cutting-edge, environmentally friendly fireplaces. Committed to revolutionizing the way we experience fire, EcoSmart combines sleek, modern aesthetics with sustainable bioethanol fuel technology. Their diverse range of fireplaces, including the Flex Bay series, reflects a dedication to craftsmanship, quality, and the pursuit of eco-conscious heating solutions.


Q: Is the Flex 68BY suitable for outdoor use?
A: Yes, the Flex 68BY can be used both indoors and outdoors.

Q: What is the heating capacity of the XL1200 burner?
A: The XL1200 burner can heat up to 700ft², making it suitable for large spaces.

Q: How long does the flame last on a full tank of bioethanol?
A: The flame can last for up to 14 hours on a full tank of 2.6 gallons of e-NRG Bioethanol.

Q: Can the Flex Bay Fireplaces be framed into wood or metal studs?
A: Yes, the self-contained, zero-clearance construction allows framing into wood or metal studs.

Q: What is included in the accessories package?
A: The accessories include a lighting rod, jerry can (1.25 Gal), e-NRG bottle adapter, XL baffles, black glass charcoal, and a fire lighter.

Q: Is professional installation required?
A: While professional installation is recommended, the Flex Fireboxes are designed for quick and easy assembly.

Q: What safety certifications does the Flex 68BY have?
A: The Flex 68BY is O-TL Listed in accordance with UL 1370, ensuring it meets rigorous safety standards.

Q: Can I use gel fuel instead of bioethanol?
A: No, EcoSmart Fireplaces are designed specifically for use with e-NRG Bioethanol and should not be used with gel fuel.

Q: How do I clean and maintain the fireplace?
A: Normal maintenance is essential. Instructions are included in the Installation, Operating, and Maintenance Manual provided.

Q: Does the fireplace emit any fumes or gases?
A: Bioethanol fuel is clean-burning, releasing only heat, carbon dioxide, and steam, without any fumes or gases.

Q: What are the advantages of using bioethanol as a fuel source?
A: Bioethanol is a renewable, eco-friendly fuel that produces no emissions, soot, or ash, offering a clean and efficient alternative.

Q: Can the Flex 68BY be installed in a residential setting?
A: Yes, the Flex 68BY is designed for single-room installation and is suitable for residential settings.

Q: What is the warranty period for the Flex 68BY?
A: The Flex 68BY comes with a 1-year limited warranty.

Q: How does the ethanol burner operate?
A: The ethanol burner is self-contained and easy to operate, providing a vibrant, dancing flame without the need for a chimney or flue.

Q: Can the Flex 68BY be used without the glass windscreen?
A: While the windscreen is included for safety, it can be removed for a more open flame experience.

Q: Is the Flex 68BY suitable for small rooms?
A: The heat output varies based on the model selected, making it suitable for rooms ranging from 215 sq feet to 700 sq feet.

Q: Can I purchase additional accessories separately?
A: Yes, additional accessories are available for purchase separately to enhance your fireplace experience.

Q: Are there different color options for the Flex 68BY?
A: The firebox comes in black, and you can choose between stainless steel or black burners.