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Napoleon Ascent™ Deep X 42 Direct Vent Zero Clearance Gas Fireplace DX42

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Napoleon Ascent™ Deep X 42 Direct Vent Zero Clearance Gas Fireplace DX42 Review


Looking for a fireplace that will not damage your artwork? You can now hang it or place it near your fireplace and design your home the way you want it without worrying about heat damage. Check this Napoleon Ascent™ Deep X 42 Direct Vent Zero Clearance Gas Fireplace DX42, It has an optional heat management system that reduces clearance to combustibles on installation for greater interior design flexibility.

The Ascent™ Deep X 42 Gas Fireplace is a traditionally styled gas fireplace that features a handmade premium split oak log set. This clean-faced fireplace has an extra-deep 22-inch firebox to ensure that every inch of the gorgeous fire can be enjoyed. Fully customize this beautiful fireplace with a multitude of optional fronts, backs, trim kits, and even additional logs and rocks. The optional heat management system reduces clearance to combustibles on installation for greater interior design flexibility. Meaning that you can place your favorite electronics and artwork closer to the fireplace without fear of heat damage. The Ascent™ Deep X 42 Gas Fireplace ensures your favorite space is more comfortable for years to come.

Do you fancy this gas fireplace but want a different size? You can look at Napoleon Ascent Series Gas Fireplaces. You can also check out other Napoleon Hearth and Grills.


  • 31,000 BTU's
  • 22" Framing Depth
  • Will allow Rigid and Flex venting
  • Ceramic Glass
  • Standard Remote
  • Standard Blower
  • Premium Safety Barrier
  • Wide Range of Optional Accessories
  • Optional heat management for reduced clearance to combustibles


Type: Direct Vent
Gas Type: Natural Gas
Size: 42 Inches
Packaging Weight: 200 lbs
Dimensions (H x W x D): 37 7/16" H x 40 1/4” W x 22 1/2” D
Framing Dimensions: 42” H x 40 7/8” W x 23” D
Viewing Dimension: 27” X 35 3/4”
Venting Diameter: Top 5" / 8"
Ignition System: Electronic Ignition
Max BTUs: 31,000 (NG) 30,000 (LP)


SET THE SCENE From traditional to contemporary, these back panels set the scene for your fireplace delight.

Porcelain Reflective Radiant Panels PRPDX42
MIRRO-FLAME™ Porcelain Reflective Radiant Panels PRPDX42
Decorative Brick Panels Westminster™
Herringbone DBPDX42WH
Decorative Brick Panels Westminster™ Herringbone DBPDX42WH
Decorative Brick Panels Westminster™
Standard DBPDX42WS
Decorative Brick Panels Westminster™ Standard DBPDX42WS
Decorative Brick Panels Old Town Red™
Herringbone DBPDX42OH
Decorative Brick Panels Old Town Red™ Herringbone DBPDX42OH
Decorative Brick Panels Old Town Red™
Standard DBPDX42OS
Decorative Brick Panels Old Town Red™ Standard DBPDX42OS
Decorative Brick Panels Sandstone DBPDX42SS Decorative Brick Panels Sandstone DBPDX42SS
Decorative Brick Panels Newport™ DBPDX42NS Decorative Brick Panels Newport™ DBPDX42NS


ART NEEDS A-FRAME From understated to elegant, these decorative fronts enhance your living space.

Finish Trim - Black FTD42BK Finish Trim - Black FTD42BK
Bevelled Trim - Black BTD42BK Bevelled Trim - Black BTD42BK
Zen Front - Black ZD42BK Zen Front - Black ZD42BK



NATURAL ELEMENTS Bring a natural element to your fire with a variety of rocks, sand, vermiculite, and glass.

Beach Fire Kit BFKS
(Recommended with Shore Fire Kit)
  Beach Fire Kit BFKS
Shore Fire Kit SFKM
Mixture Of Rocks, Sand, Vermiculite & Glass
Shore Fire Kit SFKM
Mineral Rock Kit MRKM
(Recommended with Shore Fire Kit)
Mineral Rock Kit MRKM

Optional Accessories:

Hot Air Distribution Kit-LHAD

With this Napoleon Hot Air Distribution Kit, you can maximize the heating capability of your Napoleon direct vent fireplace. It manages heat produced by the fireplace by expelling it safely and efficiently into the areas of the home that you wish to heat.

Maximizes house-wide heating efficiency
For use with a variety of Napoleon fireplaces
Includes all assembly items for an easy and secure installation
Effectively distributes hot air from unit to heat adjacent rooms
  Hot Air Distribution Kit-LHAD
Heat Management System - UHM

Another brilliant way to manage heat from the fireplace, the UHM or Universal Heat Management System doesn’t require blowers to function. It is a simple, quiet system and doesn’t require blowers and additional electricity to function.
Heat Management System - UHM

Conversion Kit

W175-0737: Conversion Kit - Propane to Natural Gas

W175-0736: Conversion Kit - Natural Gas to Propane

W175-0737, W175-0736

F60 Remote Control, Thermostatic On/Off with Digital Screen

With this remote, you get on/off thermostatic control, battery-operated, hand-held design, and an easy-to-read digital screen. The 2-degree temperature swing reduces that annoying short on/off cycling, and it can be set to check the room temperature every 60 seconds and react accordingly. Simplicity, function, and value make the F60 a great choice for your Napoleon appliance

F60 Remote Control


Napoleon President’s Lifetime Warranty

Refer to the product manual for full warranty details.

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