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« on: June 20, 2014, 03:38:04 pm »

Hi All,

I posted this on another forum and later thought "Wait One minute, I Should Have Posted This On The PC Form"!  Anyway....

We have an on-going dilemma with our 2-burner Atwood stove.  Irene loves to cook using a larger square griddle like this one.

Occasionally she will forget to use the larger grated burner with that griddle.  The large griddle on the smaller grate over-hangs the plastic control panel decal and knobs.  As a result, they have gotten damaged from the heat as seen below.

Has anyone else experienced this?  If so, did you find metal replacements for the damaged parts?  If I do nothing, the knobs will eventually resemble black gum wads.





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« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2014, 04:04:14 pm »

First ?  answer No.  However I have broken some in my apartment or/and house years ago and I found a porcelain old one.  As the spindles are very similar for different stoves, maybe an appliance manufacturer or repair shop has metal or porcelain replacements. 
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« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2014, 04:36:02 pm »

We have not (yet) melted the knobs but the flat decal has bubbled up on the top/rear edge (toward the small burner). We try to keep all the pans and the heat diffuser shifted back away from the knobs but we have not been totally successful on that. I don't have a solution.
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