IKB01 hood installation begins

INSTALLATION

PLEASE READ ENTIRE INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE PROCEEDING

Calculation before Installation

To calculate installation please refer to TABLE 1. (All calculation in inches).

-FOR BUILT-IN/INSERT

 

 

TABLE1

-FOR BUILT-IN/INSERT

A = Height of Floor to Ceiling

B = Height of Floor to Counter Top(Standard:36”)

C = Height of Counter Top to Wood FrameBottom(Recommended 26”to 30”)

D =Height of Wood Frame

 

 

⚠️SAFETY WARNING

❎HOOD MAY HAVE SHARP EDGES: PLEASE WEAR PROTECTIVE GLOVES IF REMOVING ANY PARTS FOR INSTALLING,CLEANING,OR SERVICING.

❎BE CAREFUL WHEN USING ELECTRICAL SCREWDRIVER,DAMAGE TO THE HOOD MAYOCCUR USING HAND TOOLS IS RECOMMENDED. DO NOT OVER TIGHTEN SCREWS.

❎MAKE SURE TO PREVENT ANY DEBRIS FROM ENTERING THE VENT OPENING TO AVOID DAMAGE OR MALFUNCTION.

INSERTINSTALLATION

Before Installation

1. Read any provided document(s).

2. Test the range hood by temporarily connecting it to an outlet and turning the fan and lights ON.

3. If you run into any problems, contact IKTCH Range Hoods

Venting Requirements

4. This range hood has a top 6” Round exhaust (default).Decide the location of the venting pipe from the hood to the outside. A straight, short vent run will

5. allow the hood to perform more efficiently. Try to avoid elbows, transitions, and long run as muchas possible as this may reduce the performance of the hood. Make sure that the duct work leadsto the outside.

6. lt is recommended to use metal/aluminum duct/pipe with a uniform size (ex. 6" round pipe fromrange hood to the outside.)

7. lf an elbow is necessary, a minimum of 12” straight run is necessary before the elbow.

Clearance

8. Clearance is the distance between the cooktop and the bottom of the range hood. Therecommended minimum clearance for this model is 26" and the maximum clearance is 30”.

9. it is important to install the hood at the recommended clearance. Installing too low could result indamage and/or fire hazard while installing too high may result in reduced performance andefficiency.

lmportant: Peel protective film off the hood, if any
Use duct tape to seal joints between pipe sections.

CAUTION: lf moving the cooking range is necessary to install the hood, turn off the power in an electric range at the main electrical box. SHUT OFF THE GAS BEFORE MOVING A GAS RANGE. And use a protective covering to protect cooktop and/or countertop from damage.

IKB01 SERIES INSTALLATION

1.The hood has to be installed inside the cabinet. lt is recommended toinstall a front and rear stud support. Refer to Figure 1.and figure 2.

2.Determine and mark the centerlines on the base of the wood frame where theinsert will be installed.

3.Determine and make all necessary cuts in the wall or ceiling for the ductwork.
Note: Install the duct work before installing the insert.

4.Cut out the opening where the insert will be installed. Refer to Figure 3

5. Slide the hood to the opening

6. The hood could be installed a front and rear stud support, it also could be installed a left and right stud support. front side and rear side have 8 holeseach side has 4 holes, left side and right side have 4 holes, each side has 2holes refer to figture 4.

7. Locate the screw holes on each side of the insertAdjust the level of the hood casing support according to the thickness of the base

8. Secure the hood using the screw holes that are located at the front and back or left and right of the unit (screws provided). Refer to figture 4

9. Make sure the hood casing support is secure before releasing.

Ductwork

1. Attach the vent adapter to the exhaust opening

2. Connect the pipe to the vent adapter and seal the joint with duct tape. Make sure itis completely air tight.

Electrical Wire

1. Connect the range hood to an outlet.
2. lf hardwired is desired, cut off the plug and connect three wires (black, white,green) to the outlet wires and cap with wire connectors. Connect the wires according to color(ex: black to black).

Finish

1. Remove any protective film from the hood.
2. Before using, make sure that any accessories such as baffle filters are properlyinstalled where applicable.
3. Test the range hood to see ifit is working properly.

THIS RANGE HOOD MUST BE PROPERLY GROUNDED.

MAKE SURE THIS IS DONE BY A QUALIFIED ELECTRICIAN IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL APPLICABLE NATIONAL AND LOCAL ELECTRICAL CODES.BEFORE CONNECTING WIRES,SWITCH POWER OFF AT SERVICE PANEL AND LOCK SERVICE PANEL TO PREVENT POWER FROM BEING SWITCHED ON ACCIDENTALLY