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Distance from lowest point

Hi, my electrician has jsut installed my range hood & it appears too low. Could you please tell me the height distance from the LOWEST point (being the sides at the front) & the middle height ( from the front mid section) I have tried to desypher the measurement guide to no luck. I don't want to be duped cos the electrician can't be bothered to change it.

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It is 600mm for electric hobs to 650mm min for gas hobs.The point of measure is from the top of the cooktop to the filter on the rangehood.You can have it higher if you want but it starts to not work as efficiently especially if you have cross winds such as open windows.

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Re: Distance from lowest point

Normally the rangehood should be at least 700mm from the top of the cooktop.

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