Stove Burners - Page 2 - Escape Trailer Owners Community

Go Back   Escape Trailer Owners Community > Escape Tech > Escape Systems | Water, Waste, Charging & Propane
Click Here to Login
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 09-30-2015, 11:29 PM   #11
Senior Member
 
Jim Bennett's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Trailer: 2017 Escape 5.0 TA
Posts: 11,933
There would be no problem with changing out the stove to a 3 burner, it is an easy task.

We too had 3 burners, and never once used all of them at once. It was rare for two to be used, but we still do. Also like others, the vast majority of our cooking is done outside.

Knowing that in the future, and on long travels with just the two of us, we will likely cook a bit more inside. I talked to Dickinson, and they are going to give me a very good deal on this two burner stove. It gets great reviews, and supposedly has great output and control. It also has a cutting board that goes on top, and fits flat to the counter.

Two Burner Propane Drop in Cooktop - Dickinson Marine | Dickinson Marine
__________________

__________________
2017 Escape 5.0 TA
2015 Ford F150 Lariat 3.5L EcoBoost
2009 Escape 19 (previous)
“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” — Abraham Lincoln
Jim Bennett is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2015, 11:55 PM   #12
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: North Van., British Columbia
Trailer: 2014 Escape 19
Posts: 3,285
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jim Bennett View Post
I talked to Dickinson, and they are going to give me a very good deal on this two burner stove. It gets great reviews, and supposedly has great output and control. It also has a cutting board that goes on top, and fits flat to the counter.

Two Burner Propane Drop in Cooktop - Dickinson Marine | Dickinson Marine
In the 40 years we've had propane stoves of one kind or another I don't think we've ever used 3 burners at once. So, unless you're passionate cooks who use a 6 burner commercial range at home, 2 is probably good.

Turning it 90* is really worthwhile.

Jim, that looks like an upgraded version of the type we had on a CruiseAmerica delivery. One of the few things we liked about its' equipment. Having the top level is just more convenient.

Ron
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 10-10-2014 10-45-48 AM3_resize.JPG (222.5 KB, 16 views)
File Type: jpg 10-10-2014 10-45-48 AM4_resize.JPG (155.0 KB, 16 views)
__________________

Ron in BC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2015, 12:00 AM   #13
Senior Member
 
Jim Bennett's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Trailer: 2017 Escape 5.0 TA
Posts: 11,933
We had flush lids in our 19. While the sink was rarely covered, the stove was much of the time. Only when actually cooking on it was it open.

__________________
2017 Escape 5.0 TA
2015 Ford F150 Lariat 3.5L EcoBoost
2009 Escape 19 (previous)
“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” — Abraham Lincoln
Jim Bennett is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2015, 12:18 AM   #14
Senior Member
 
Patandlinda's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Ventura County, California
Trailer: 2013 19 Escape
Posts: 4,004
Quote:
Originally Posted by CathyAndDon View Post
We're looking at buying an Escape that has a 2-burner stove. Does anyone know if it is an easy or is it a complicated project to upgrade to a 3-burner stove? If still under 2-year Warranty would we want to have it done at factory in Chilliwack?
I think you asked if you could change out the 2 burner to 3 Burner oven and you got from A to Z . You only know what you would like and everyone has their own idea's what makes them happy . The answer is yes you can if you would like . It is true 3 burners aren't needed , but they is how the oven is . You could ask Escape what that would entail . You should do what will make you happy .Pat
Patandlinda is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2015, 12:52 AM   #15
Senior Member
 
gbaglo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Trailer: 2009 Escape 17B - "Toad". '08 Toyota RAV4 V6
Posts: 10,721
Pat,
I don't understand why you are talking about the oven. You can get a three burner stove top without an oven. I have no oven.
__________________
2009 Escape 17B "Toad"
2008 Toyota RAV4 V6 Sport
North Vancouver, British Columbia

What happens to the hole when the cheese is gone?
- Bertolt Brecht
gbaglo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2015, 01:07 AM   #16
Senior Member
 
gbaglo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Trailer: 2009 Escape 17B - "Toad". '08 Toyota RAV4 V6
Posts: 10,721
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jim Bennett View Post
We had flush lids in our 19. While the sink was rarely covered, the stove was much of the time. Only when actually cooking on it was it open.

Just wondering, there are three burners, but they are so close together that I have to ask how you have room for three pots? It would be great for a stock pot.
__________________
2009 Escape 17B "Toad"
2008 Toyota RAV4 V6 Sport
North Vancouver, British Columbia

What happens to the hole when the cheese is gone?
- Bertolt Brecht
gbaglo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2015, 01:28 AM   #17
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: North Van., British Columbia
Trailer: 2014 Escape 19
Posts: 3,285
[QUOTE=Patandlinda;113019 You could ask Escape what that would entail . You should do what will make you happy .Pat[/QUOTE]

You're right and you'll sometimes get A to Z in the way of answers. It does help to read the first post carefully.

I think it was Mike Lewis? that asked Escape the same question earlier this year. I think the answer was that it did involve quite a bit of cabinet work modification in changing a two burner counter top unit to a 3 burner stove with oven. But I may be wrong, it has to happen. Not sure if the answer was that it's something they'd rather not do or that it would be costly. Probably better to ask them specifically about retrofitting the unit you have in mind.

Ron
Ron in BC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2015, 01:56 AM   #18
Senior Member
 
gbaglo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Trailer: 2009 Escape 17B - "Toad". '08 Toyota RAV4 V6
Posts: 10,721
I haven't seen any reference to adding an oven from the OP.
They asked about switching out a two-burner for a three-burner.
And several of us that ordered the three-burner then responded that we'd never used all three burners.
To my knowledge, you can get the three-burner option without an oven, but retro-fitting it could be more expensive than it's worth ( to you ).
__________________
2009 Escape 17B "Toad"
2008 Toyota RAV4 V6 Sport
North Vancouver, British Columbia

What happens to the hole when the cheese is gone?
- Bertolt Brecht
gbaglo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2015, 07:42 AM   #19
Senior Member
 
Jim Bennett's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Trailer: 2017 Escape 5.0 TA
Posts: 11,933
Quote:
Originally Posted by gbaglo View Post
Just wondering, there are three burners, but they are so close together that I have to ask how you have room for three pots? It would be great for a stock pot.
If you have big pots, like a stock pot and fry pan, you would only fit two, but smaller pots three would work okay, but we never had reason for 3. The best thing was that it gave us options. Loved the flush mount covers though.
__________________
2017 Escape 5.0 TA
2015 Ford F150 Lariat 3.5L EcoBoost
2009 Escape 19 (previous)
“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” — Abraham Lincoln
Jim Bennett is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2015, 08:02 AM   #20
Site Team
 
cpaharley2008's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: York, Pennsylvania
Trailer: 2016 2ndGen Escape 19' PRAIRIE SCHOONER pulled by 2014 Ram Hemi/8sp
Posts: 13,660
Quote:
Originally Posted by CADreamin View Post
They're great! I purchased ours after reading cpaharley2008 (Jim's) post. Love the simplicity of it. (Being a pressure cooker chef, you certainly understand what I mean.) And it's especially nice on those cold, wet days when standing outside over a barbecue isn't fun.
Maybe we should start a recipe section for our Cancooking meals......
__________________

__________________
Jim
The two most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you find out why………..Mark Twain
cpaharley2008 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off






» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:59 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.