Oven casing may be mild steel with some stainless steel fittings.
Gas box or shield is stainless steel.
Gas box components are all standard commercial units (various metals).
Oven cavity is steel, with a ceramic tile brick on the base and lining the fire box.
There is ceramic wool (KA) insulation between the steel shell and the outer stainless steel cover.
All of the oven materials are safe to handle providing they are not hot.
Disposal of any materials should be confirmed with a local authority as to type of disposal method suitable. The remains
of any fire should be handled with care. The ash left in the oven may be hot and it will be dusty. Handle with care.
Consult your local gas supplier for a statement outlining a procedure to be followed in the event you smell gas. Post the statement
in a prominent location. "Never use gasoline, gasoline-type lantern fuel, kerosene, charcoal lighter fluid, or similar liquids to start
or `freshen up' a fire in this oven. Keep all such liquids well away from the oven when in use."
For Your Safety
"A major cause of oven related fires is failure to maintain required clearances (air spaces) to combustible materials. it is of utmost
importance that this oven be installed only in accordance with these instructions."
Improper installation, adjustment, alteration, service or maintenance can result in property damage, injury or death. Read the
installation, operation and maintenance instructions thoroughly before installing or servicing this equipment it is recommended that
this oven be installed by professional personnel as specified herein.
Do not restrict air flow to the front or rear of this oven. The oven flue should be inspected at least twice a year to determine if
creosote buildup has occurred. If creosote has accumulated, it should be removed to reduce risk of fire." Do not use products not
specified for use with this oven." Do not over fire. If flame spills out of the oven opening, you are over firing."
1) "Do no pack required air spaces with insulation or other materials."
2) "If this oven is not properly installed, a fire may result. To reduce the risk of fire, follow the installation instructions."
3) "Please read this entire manual before you install the oven. Failure to follow instructions may result in property damage, bodily
injury, or even death."
Disposal of ashes: "Ashes should be placed in a metal container with a tight-fitting lid. The closed container of ashes should be
placed on a non-combustible floor or on the ground, well away from all combustible materials, pending final disposal. If the ashes
are disposed by burial in soil or otherwise locally dispersed, they should be retained in the closed container until all cinders have
Due to the nature of this style of oven the outer surfaces and doors can become very hot.
When using the Beech Home Oven, care should be taken when handling and placing foods or cleaning, as it
can be very hot.
The appliance is not intended for use by young children or Infirmed persons without supervision.