To reduce the risk of ignition of surrounding combustible
materials, install at least 2" (51 mm) from both sidewalls and the rear wall.
The countertop must be level and horizontal. The stability of the countertop must still
be guaranteed after the cutout has been made.
After preparing cutout, remove shavings as they can affect the function of electrical
Seal the cutout surfaces to make them heat-resistant. This prevents the surfaces
from swelling as a result of moisture.
Solid surface countertops often require special installations. For example, heat
reflective tape and rounded corners may be necessary. Contact the countertop
manufacturer for instructions specific to your countertop.
min. 2" (51mm)
min. 2 I/4" (57mm)
19 7/8 - 20"
(505 o 508mm
3/4 - 28 7/8"
(731 - 734mm)