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Gas Leak, Smoke or Fire Detectors Connected to Gas Shut Off?

Post in 'It's a Gas!' started by KenO, Dec 29, 2012.

  1. KenO

    KenO New Member

    Nov 14, 2012
    Since there are dangers with any gas stove, am wondering if there are any detectors (gas leak, smoke or fire) that will turn off the gas?

    Did a quick search but found nothing.


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  2. FanMan

    FanMan Feeling the Heat

    Mar 4, 2012
    CT stix & upstate NY
    Unvented ("vent free") heaters usually have a built in oxygen depletion sensor. Never heard of such a thing on vented ones, though. B-vent appliances have a "spill switch", which detects an overheat condition if the appliance isn't venting properly. Direct vent appliances have no communication between the flames and the room, so no such control is needed.

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