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looking to buy a 'sunken low profile' gas hob...anyboday got one they can recommend?

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Manijo Thu 24-Nov-16 07:15:07

We are relocating our kitchen which means starting from scratch.
I like the look of the 'sunken' gas hobs often shown in magazines. Has anybody put one into their kitchen? Will probably have quartz worktops.

DustOffYourHighestHopes Thu 24-Nov-16 14:34:50

Miele does one.

Also an Italian company does a totally flush version (can't remember the name!).

We didn't find any others from reputable companies apart from the two above.

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Manijo Thu 24-Nov-16 16:46:15

Thank you Dustoff
you're right not many companies seem to make them. Was thinking Miele for cooker so thanks for that heads up.

DustOffYourHighestHopes Thu 24-Nov-16 19:56:28

There are restrictions on worktop, so have a look at the online manual (or consult kitchen designer if you have the ability to sue them...) to check quartz is permitted. I think because the heat is close to the worktop?

Ta1kinpeece Thu 24-Nov-16 21:33:40

personally I'd go for induction rather than gas

Manijo Sat 26-Nov-16 10:23:27

I am trying to make the gas v induction decision...but am struggling with it (confused)

Ta1kinpeece Sat 26-Nov-16 12:11:46

I switched from gas to induction 6 years ago and do not miss gas at all

DustOffYourHighestHopes Sat 26-Nov-16 16:37:04

Most chefs have gas at home (unscientific!). Take from that what you will.

DustOffYourHighestHopes Sat 26-Nov-16 16:37:29

I am clumsy and do lots of slamming onto the hob. An induction would be scratched in no time in my house.

Ta1kinpeece Sat 26-Nov-16 21:02:56

dustoff
most chefs do not cook at home

my hob takes an absolute pasting and as the surface is toughened glass it has no scratches

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