Hobs

Types of hobs available in-store

GAS HOB

  • Top plate made of tempered glass or stainless steel

  • Number of burners range from 2 to 4 in variety of sizes and combination

  • Consider sizing of the post you have and your cooking style when choosing configuration of burners

  • Available as standard burner hob or inner burner hob

  • Usually operated on batteries

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Inner burner

Model: Rinnai RB-2CGN

INDUCTION HOB

  • Top plate made of tempered glass

  • Range from 2 to 4 zones

  • Some models have built-in features like touch control panel and timer function

  • Have to use pots and pans made of magnetic materials only

  • No exposed flames making to suitable for families with young children

  • Operated on electricity so power points should be taken into consideration when installing

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Model: Fujioh FH-ID5120

Getting a new hob

FOR REPLACEMENT

  • Take note whether you are currently using TG (town gas / city gas / PUB gas) or LPG (cylinder gas tank)

  • Check the cut-out size of your current hob and find replacements based on the cut-out size

  • How to measure cut-out size?

    • Option 1: Lift up current hob and measure the hole that has been cut in counter to fit your hob

    • Option 2: If unable to lift hob and there are no ovens underneath your hob, measure cut-out from below the hob

    • Option 3: Find the cut-out size based on your current model of hob online

TEMPERED GLASS

  • Glass material easier to clean

  • Extra care needed to use and maintain glass to avoid shattering

STAINLESS STEEL

  • Stainless steel material resistant to corrosion

  • Prompt cleaning needed for stainless steel top to prevent water marks from forming

STANDARD HOBS

  • Standard burner hobs are easier to clean due to all the parts being on top of the top plate

INNER BURNER HOBS

  • Inner burner hobs allow for wider flame control and protection from wind which can flicker flames or put out small simmering flames

  • Due to more unique structure of burners sitting within the top plate, inner burners are harder to clean and price point is higher

SUITABILITY FOR INDUCTION HOBS

  • HDB Flats

    • Only able to support up to 2 zones due to power restrictions or it can cause short circuit in the house

    • Recommended models:
      Rinnai RB-3012-CB (13 ampere)
      Rinnai RB-7012-CB (13 ampere)
      Fujioh FH-ID5125 (15 ampere)
      Fujioh FH-ID5120 (15 ampere)

  • Condominiums

    • Will have to check with management on the current supplied

  • Landed housing

    • Able to support 4 zone induction but please ensure that premises have enough electricity to power it

Power consumption:

  • Rinnai RB-6024H-CB (32 ampere)

  • Fujioh FH-ID5130 (25 ampere)

*To make sure that premises are able to support for power consumption

FOR NEW INSTALLATION

  • Check whether you are currently using TG (town gas / city gas / PUB gas) or LPG (cylinder gas tank)

  • Please note cut-out size of purchased model to cut your counter based on these dimensions

Hoods

Types of hoods available in-store

Model: Fujioh FR-MS1990R-GBK

SLIM HOOD

  • Compact size helps to save space

  • Usually works through recirculation mode where airborne grease is filtered through the hood and then returned back into the kitchen as clean air

  • Filters need to be thrown out and replaced every 6 months to 1 year

  • Hoods either come with rectifier panels (to allow for multiple oil filtration process) along with oil cup

  • OR aluminum grease filters making them easier to clean

Model: Rinnai RH-C209-GCR

CHIMNEY HOOD

  • Larger in size and takes up more space

  • Usually able to to run on recirculation or ventilation modes

  • Ventilation mode not recommended for HDB or apartment buildings as they are usually unable to accommodate for the duct pipes that needs to be installed for directing of air outside

Getting a new hood

FOR REPLACEMENT

  • Note dimensions (length, width, height) of your current hood and find replacement with similar dimensions

FOR NEW INSTALLATION

  • Please ensure that at least 500mm of space is left between hob and hood as the hood can be a fire hazard if placed too near to hob

  • Note dimensions of purchased hood for carpentry works

  • Ensure that there is power point allocated for the hood as it is electricity operated

 
 
 

Ovens

Types of ovens available in-store

CONVECTION OVEN

  • Usually built-in

  • Capacity ranging from 58L to 72L

  • Up to 17 functions with functions like defrost, circular hot air, bottom heating, full grill

  • Know and understand functions so that you can utilise your oven to its fullest

MICROWAVE OVEN

  • Takes up less space due to smaller size

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Model: Rinnai RBO-7MSO

Getting a new oven

FOR REPLACEMENT

  • Please note to check the cut-out size of your current oven and find replacements based on the cut-out size

  • How to measure cut-out size?

    • Find cut-out size based on your current model of hob online

  • Do note that there might be more difficulties in finding a replacement oven as cut-out sizes differs from brand to brand for ovens

FOR NEW INSTALLATION

  • Note dimensions of purchased oven for carpentry works

  • Ensure that there is power point allocated for the oven as it is electricity operated