Range Hood Review: “Jupiter” Tubular Range Hood
Sleek and stylish, the “Jupiter” designer range hood from Futuro Futuro offers a powerful kitchen ventilation solution inside a 14″ diameter stainless-steel tube.
Made in Italy from the highest-grade AISI 304 stainless steel, the “Jupiter” is equipped with a powerful yet quiet 940-CFM blower. To accommodate a variety of cooking situation, it offers 4 selectable speeds, as well as convenient 15-minute delayed shut-off to clean the kitchen air after you’re done cooking.
Dec. 2012: photo gallery update! Check out the hot new kitchen designs & creative installations using this model!
The “Jupiter” series range hoods are available in the following versions:
- 14″ Jupiter Island
- 14″ Jupiter Light Island (with LED trim ring)
- 36″ Jupiter Glass Island (with clear tempered glass panel)
- 14″ Jupiter Wall
- 14″ Jupiter Light Wall (with LED trim ring)
- 36″ Jupiter Glass Wall (with clear tempered glass panel)
Two or more units of this model may be installed side by side to accommodate a larger cooking surface.
If desired, a custom-cut glass panel or stainless-steel panel could be made by the customer’s local contractor, to join the multiple units into a single design artifact.
The sleek shape of this model, and the removable bottom portion for integrating a custom panel, make it an ideal subject for bold experimentation. Witness the Snaidero “Venus” kitchen, designed by Pininfarina: