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Gap Between My Cooker & Worktop

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4 years 9 months ago #477263 by Ellie 72
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It is a gas regulation that there should be a gap of 20mm from the work top either side of a free standing cooker because of heat transfer.

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4 years 9 months ago #477287 by .Charles
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There is a mandatory gap of 20mm required on each side of a free standing cooker but there appears to be no restriction on bridging the gap at the top whilst still leaving the gap below. This was the reason I mentioned the silicone covers on a previous post.

As the silicone covers are specifically designed to bridge the gap I would have thought that these would be illegal to sell if they assisted in contravening installation requirements.

Charles

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4 years 8 months ago #477465 by DavidDublin
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I agree Charles, sound points.

I got my through the mail yesterday just not had chance to try them yet.

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4 years 7 months ago #478973 by DavidDublin
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The Silicone Gap Covers work great, had them on a few weeks and problem solved. Thanks all!!!

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4 years 7 months ago #479011 by .Charles
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Thanks for the feedback!

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