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Old 01-11-2007, 09:41 AM   #1
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ISO Commercial type stove advice

I am in the market for a commercial type stove - I have heard alot of positive things about wolf, not so much viking. Anyone ever heard of US Ranges????
What about vulcan??


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Old 01-28-2007, 07:53 AM   #2
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Are you going to use this in a commercial restraint? They are not recomended for home use.

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Old 02-01-2007, 09:05 AM   #3
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There is a big difference between Commercial and "Commercial Type" Stoves for home use.Pay attention to the fire and vent requirements. A Commercial stove may even require a fire supression system in the vent system, depending on the local code. No Commercial stove can be located within a foot to eighteen inches from a cumbustable wall. The venting systems are huge, the fans are loud and must be ducted to the exterior. They must also be cleaned of grease on a periodic basis to prevent grease fires. There is a great story about adapting a commercial stove in a residential property on the Chef2Chef website in the cooking blogs-I think the remodel cost $18k to install the stove properly, not counting the cost of the stove.
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