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Dead spots on coils of electric stove - can this warp my cookware?

by MarleneDietrich 16 hours ago

Hello, I have a cheap aparment electric coil stove with dead spots (they don't light up when the elements are on)....


randallhank commented 3 hours ago

Anyone Have a Brava?

by kaleokahu 8 days ago

With all the technophilia about "smart" appliances, I'm wondering why praise for this isn't sung from the rooftops. ...


Angelus2013 commented 6 days ago

Russell Range Info Please -- any info?

by MPmill 10 years ago

We're remodeling our kitchen and we've been offered a used Russell Range. We haven't been able to find any info abou...


gerAldine1 commented 10 days ago

Used copper pot, let's talk about tinning.

by TJFRANCE 2 months ago

I often see announcements of copper pots that condition: "no lack of tin", "tin in place", "tin natural oxidation, n...


TJFRANCE commented 15 days ago

Aluminum External Pitting

by mobiledynamics 1 month ago

What's the reverse of aluminum pitting. Best way I can say it is Aluminum Bumps ? Anyhow, in replacing 2 burner co...


mobiledynamics commented 19 days ago

Can an induction burner replace a double boiler?

by Herf 27 days ago

I was wondering if an induction burner can replace a double boiler. Like for making hollandaise, chocolate, etc. Ha...


kaleokahu commented 25 days ago

New gas range recommendations?

by anyam 1 month ago

I’m remodeling my kitchen and need recommendation on good gas range, looking for great simmer and high heat range of ...


mobiledynamics commented 1 month ago

Viking stove oven problems??

by OCEllen 11 years ago

Has anyone else experianced problems with their Viking stove oven 'preheating'? The rods heat up and glow but the ...


AmyPS commented 1 month ago

Owning and using an old timey cookstove

by Nyleve 11 months ago

Branching off from another discussion that veered into the topic of my wood cookstove. Kaleokahu suggested starting a...


Nyleve commented 1 month ago

Which type of range would you pick?

by dmarie979 2 months ago

We are doing a complete kitchen gut and I'm trying to decide on appliances. We are doing a 36" range with an addition...


myers1935 commented 1 month ago

Blue Star Range Recall

by zackly 3 months ago

I searched this site and saw no mention of this recall. I know Blue Star ranges are popular with foodies. https:/...


kuniewski commented 2 months ago

Bluestar and Bigchill Recall - Explosion/ Burn Hazard

by kuniewski 2 months ago

FYI to anyone on Chowhound with a BlueStar or BigChill gas range. Almost 10,000 ranges were recalled in the US and Ca...


dcrb commented 2 months ago

Want Quality Gas Range (30"), but not "Wi-Fi" etc.

by jemcpi 8 months ago

Have an old crappy gas range ("stand-alone" type). Want to get a new gas range. The maximal cooking area of the slide...


jemcpi commented 2 months ago

Long Term Review of Big Chill 36" range

by madbrayniak 3 months ago

Hey all Long time reader of Chowhound but decided to join and post about my thoughts on the Big Chill range we hav...


kuniewski commented 2 months ago

Oven doesn't light but burners work.. any thoughts?

by iluvcookies 9 years ago

Hi all after a quick search of this board, here the situation: We have a GE gas stove with electric ignition, probab...


AlanMa commented 2 months ago

A Penny Wise, A Pound Foolish - Stove Appliance Repair Musings

by mobiledynamics 2 months ago

So, I must have jinxed myself with that other what appliance do you regret thread. I need to replace a spark modul...


meatn3 commented 2 months ago

SS Clad cookware that won't warp?

by hellosir 11 months ago

I have an electric coil stovetop (exposed coils that pans rest on), with 8" and 6" coils. A year ago I bought a Cuisi...


NMak commented 2 months ago

falling oven grates???

by pengcast 9 years ago

My Mom bought the most expensive Kenmore range from Sears 2-3 years ago. Lately, the oven grates have been falling o...


nona123 commented 2 months ago

Identifying wolf stove

by twinic71 2 months ago

We bought a wolf range for our restaurant and I've tried looking up model number and serial number but can't seem to ...


acgold7 commented 2 months ago

Totally chickened out. Pressure cooker

by seefoo 3 months ago

Haha. Man. 1st time ever! Totally feel like there is a bomb on my stove. I chickened our and decided it would be bes...


seefoo commented 3 months ago