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Product Dimensions; Cutout Dimensions/Requirements; Electrical Requirements - KitchenAid KECS100GWH0 Installation Instructions Manual

30" (76.2 cm), 36" (91.4 cm), and 21" (53.3 cm) electric built-in cooktops
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Before you start...
Yoursafety and the safety of others
is very important.
We have provided many important safety messages
in this manual and on your appliance, Always read
and obey all safety messages,
This is the safety alert symbol. This symb01
alerts you to hazards that can kill or hurt
you and others, Ati safety messageswiii be
preceded by the safety aiert symbol and the word
"DANGER" or "WARNING", These words mean:
You ca_ be killed or seri0usly injured if you don't
f0110winstructi0ns.
AIi safety messages wiii identify the hazard, teii y0u
how to reducethe chance of injury, and teli y0u
what can happen if the instructions are not
followed.
Proper installation is your responsibility. Make
sure you have everything for correct installation.
It is the responsibility of the installer to comply
with the installation clearances specified in these
instructions.
Cooktop installed over oven installation: Only
certain specified cooktop and oven models are
approved for cooktop over oven installations.
Cooktops approved for this type of installation
will have an approval label located on the outside
of the burner box. If you do not find this label,
contact your dealer to confirm that cooktop is
approved. The label on the bottom of your
cooktop lists the cooktop and oven combinations
that are approved for this type of installation.
Ovens approved for this type of installation will
have an approval label located on top of oven. If
you do not find this label, contact dealer to
confirm that oven is approved. Refer to oven
manufacturer's
Installation Instructions for
approval for built-under use and proper cutout
dimensions.
Check location where cooktop will be installed.
The location should be away from strong draft
areas, such as windows, doors and strong
heating vents or fans. The cooktop should be
located for convenient use in the kitchen.
Grounded
electrical
supply is required. See
"Electrical requirements," Panels A & B.
Important:
Observe all governing
codes and ordinances.
When installing a cooktop under existing
cabinets and the installation does not meet the
minimum cabinet clearances, install a range
hood above the cooktop to avoid burn hazards.
Countertop
opening
dimensions
that are
shown must be used. Given dimensions are
minimum clearances and provide required 0"
(0 cm) clearance.
New installations
-- follow minimum
dimensions given.
It is the customer's
responsibility:
To contact a qualified electrical
installer.
To assure that the electrical
installation
is
adequate
and in conformance
with National
Electrical
Code, ANSI/NFPA 70 -- latest
edition**,
or CSA Standards
C22.1-94, Canadian
Electrical
Code, Part 1
and C22.2 No. 0-M91 - latest edition
*** and all
local codes and ordinances.
Copies of the standards listed may be obtained from:
** National Fire Protection Association
Batterymarch
Park
Quincy, Massachusetts
02269
*** Canadian
Standard
Association
178 Rexdale Boulevard
Etobicoke, (Toronto),
Ontario
M9W 1R3
Product dimensions
18" 0retail
(47,7 cm)
2=7/8"
(7.3Gin)
31=112" (80.0 cm) or
(98.3 cm) overall
30" (76.2 cm) or
(91.4 cm) width
21" (53.3 cm)
depth
2-7/8" (7,3 cm)
burner
box height
Cutout
dimensions/requirements
18" (46.7 cm) min.
clearance upper
cabinet to countertop
within minimum
clearances
to cooktop
\,
Do not seal
cooktop to
countertop,
* Note: 24" (61 cm) rain.
clearance if bottom
of wood or
meta_ cabinet
is protected
by
not less than t/4" (0.6 era}
flame retardant
miHboard
covered
with not mess than No.
28 MeG sheet steel, 6.016"
(0.04 cm) stainless
steel
or
0.624"(6.66
cm) aluminum
or
0.626" (0.65 cm) copper.
36" (76.2 cm) rain. clearance
between
top of cooking
platform
and bottom
of
unprotected
wood or meta_
cabinet.
Junction box, or
outlet -- 12" (30.6 cm) [_
min. from bottom
of I
1
countertop.
L.=..J
10" (26.4 cm) from
right
side of cabinet.
\
Y
1" (2.5 cm) rain. distance
to
nearest
left and right side
combustible surface
above
cooktop.
min,
(7.6 cm)
Q
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@
21"
18-5/8"
15-1/2"
21"
(53.3 era)
(33.7cm)
(34.4crn)
(53.3crn)
30"
28-7/8"
! 8-5/8"
30"
(76.2 era)
(73.3cm)
(47.3crn)
(76.2crn)
30"
35"
18-5/8"
30"
(01.4 era)
(89 cm)
(47.3crn)
(91.4crn)
Base cabinet:
21" (53.3 cm) cooktop requires a 24" (61 cm)
min. base cabinet.
30" (76.2 cm) and 36" (91.4 cm) cooktops require
a 30" (76.2 cm) base cabinet.
If cabinet has a drawer, a 4" (10.2 cm) depth
clearance from the countertop to the top of the
drawer (or other obstruction) in base cabinet is
required.
Tools needed for
installation:
p_iers
ru'er or
fiat=blade
screwdriver
Electrical requirements
If codes permit and a separate ground wire is
used, it is recommended
that a qualified
electrician determine that the ground path is
adequate.
Do Not ground to a gas pipe.
Check with a qualified electrician if you are
not sure the cooktop is properly grounded.
Do Not have a fuse in the neutral or ground
circuit.
IMPORTANT:
Save Installation Instructions for electrical
inspector's use.
240-volt
cooktop
A=
A three-wire or four-wire, single phase,
240-volt, 60-Hz, AC-only electrical supply is
required on a separate, 40-ampere circuit (note:
the RCS2012 series requires a 20 ampere
circuit), fused on both sides of the line. A time-
delay fuse or circuit breaker is recommended.
The fuse size must not exceed the circuit rating of
the appliance specified on the model/serial rating
plate located on the bottom of the cooktop.
B=
THE COOKTOP MUST BE CONNECTED
WITH COPPER WIRE ONLY.
(Electrical
requirements
continued
on Panel Be)
Panel A

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