1. Instruction for the User
HOB BURNERS CONTROL KNOBS
The hob burners control knobs are situated on the hob
front panel. The symbols on the knobs mean that :
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there is no gas supply
there is maximum gas supply
there is minimum gas supply
LIGHTING THE BURNERS
For easier lighting, proceed before putting a pan
on the pan support.
Depress the relevant switch marked with a small spark.
Then, push the relevant knob down and turn it anti-
clockwise until it reaches the "maximum" position.
Check the flame is regular and adjust it as required.
If you cannot light the flame even after several attempts,
check the "cap" (Fig. 1, lett. A) and the "crown" (Fig. 1,
lett. B) are in the correct position.
To put the flame out, turn the knob to the symbol
Always turn the flame down or put it out before
taking the pans off the burner.
USING THE HOB CORRECTLY
To ensure maximum burner efficiency, it is strongly
recommended that you use only pots and pans with a
bottom fitting the size of the burner used, so that flame
will not spread beyond the bottom of the vessel (see the
It is also advisable, as soon as a liquid starts boiling, to
turn down the flame so that it will barely keep the liquid
Use only pans or pots with flat bottom.
Carefully supervise cookings with fats or oil,
since these types of foodstuff can result in a fire,
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Table of minimum and maximum diameters of
pots which can be placed on the burners