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Want to vent gas cooktop from top of ceiling cabinet down to basement and out chimmney. Distance is approximately 20 feet with four 90 degree angles. Suggestions? Thank you.

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  • mikridd Oct 04, 2009

    venting the steam and cooking odors.

  • mikridd Oct 04, 2009

    venting steam and cooking odors.

  • Danny Clark
    Danny Clark May 11, 2010

    Are you talking about the range hood venting the steam from cooking or the gas exhaust flue?

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There are special fans that are used for this. Use the web to look up exhaust fans. Normally used for boilers, tumble dryers where the distance required to run is further than the fan supplied with the item can push it. The fan will need to be wired in so that the gas cannot be turned on until the fan is running. Pick the fan that best matches flue diameter, temp, and distance

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