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grrrrr 07-23-2005 10:58 AM

Fitting a cooker hood
 
right here goes .b4 my husband bursts a blood vessel.what do u suggest for fitting a cooker hood and extractor fan into thermal brick.nothing will tighten up!!!!!!

MgMopar 07-23-2005 07:45 PM

My suggestion would be to use masonry anchors. The plastic ones will do if hood is light enough but if the weight is substantial I would use the metal expanders. Use the recommended masonry drill bit to first drill the hole to the necessary depth and size of the anchors. The screws will then tighten into the anchor expanding it in the hole. Hopefully this info helps before he bursts a blood vessel. Maybe a back rub or something might help if this doen't help..


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