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Fissler Cook star portable induction hob.

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ChowTO Jan 26, 2010 07:51 AM

Has anyone seen the new Fissler portable induction in Ontario..seems the typical runaround with the onliners in canada...i may just order from the states...i have a Fissler pressure pot that works great from day one and want to try the portable induction hob,it's like pulling teeth in canada!!

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    LUV_TO_EAT Jan 26, 2010 10:18 AM

    You could try the Salton Induction unit sold at Costco. Best thing about it is you can return it if you aren't happy. I have the unit and am happy with it. Cost was less than $100.

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      embee Jan 26, 2010 01:26 PM

      I had a very different experience with the Salton. It was a nice enough unit, but it didn't have enough power. I returned it,

    2. foodyDudey Jan 26, 2010 12:56 PM

      What is the runaround you refer to? This place in Quebec has it on page 16 of their flyer : http://www.arescuisine.com/en/pdf/Are...

      Did you try them?

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        ChowTO Jan 28, 2010 07:09 AM

        Yeah...they have it in their PDF.3 days and still no response to my email....they must be looking for it on page 16.

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          foodyDudey Jan 28, 2010 07:14 AM

          Why don't you call them?

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            ChowTO Feb 1, 2010 09:07 AM

            Just received an email from arescuisine that the Fissler induction is not available.

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              ChowTO Feb 5, 2010 09:12 AM

              Ordered the Fissler Cook Star portable induction from Cutlery and More.

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                ChowTO Feb 11, 2010 07:47 AM

                My induction portable is stuck for a 3rd day at canada customs...i think their trying to figure out the penalty with duties for trying to save some energy..wink,wink.Yes it's true...they're all for everyone using more energy despite the claims.

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                  ChowTO Feb 12, 2010 04:57 PM

                  Just received the Fissler induction,duty free.very pretty,good build quality..Works as advertised, induction is quite impressive, will be the way to go for my next full size cooktop.seems my All -Clads are more responsive then my Demeyeres..
                  boil on-boil off..NOW!.lol.

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