KitchenAid 36 Inch 5 Burner Gas Downdraft CooktopModel: KCGD506GSS
- Additional Info
- This 36” gas cooktop includes Downdraft, an integrated ventilation system that doesn’t require a separate hood. The cooktop features a 17K BTU professional burner to achieve both high heat needed for searing and low simmer settings. The 5K BTU Even-Heat™ Simmer Burner enables precise simmering and melting while the 300 CFM exhaust rating means the venting can handle it all.
- Downdraft VentilationIntegrates the ventilation system into the cooking surface so that a separate hood is not needed. Smoke and odors can be removed and taken outside or filtered and recirculated inside. A duct-free kit is available for purchase separately.17K BTU Professional BurnerProvides the ability to use high-temperature cooking methods such as searing, stir-frying, and wok cooking as well as low temperatures suitable for simmering.
- 5K BTU Even-Heat™ Simmer BurnerA diffuser plate allows more control of the flame at the lowest setting, for more precise simmering and melting.300 CFM Exhaust RatingHandles the venting requirements of high temperature cooking techniques like pan searing and stir-frying.3-Speed Fan ControlCan be precisely matched to cooking needs, effectively removing steam, grease, and odours from the air.15K BTU Professional BurnerReaches the high temperatures required to quickly get liquids to a boil and for high-temperature cooking techniques including getting a great sear on meat.Convertible to Duct-Free VentilationAllows a downdraft cooktop to be placed nearly anywhere in the kitchen using a duct-free conversion kit (not included). This filters and recirculates the air without running ductwork, ideal for kitchens with installation restrictions or ducting limitations.Melt CapMelt chocolate or butter, simmer delicate sauces, or poach eggs on a low-power burner, thanks to a wider burner cap that shields and diffuses the flame to produce a gentler, low-power heat.Electronic Ignition and Automatic Re-IgnitionLights burners with an electric spark instead of a pilot light. For more reliable performance, burners are relit if the flame is blown out.Stainless Steel KnobsEnhance the look of the cooktop surface with sturdy construction that adds to their premium feel.Full-Width Cast-Iron GratesEnhances the beautiful look of the cooktop and allow easy movement of cookware around the entire cooking surface.LP Conversion Kit IncludedAllows you to convert the cooktop so it can be used with LP gas.