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Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

New product innovation  !

Finally we have the solution

against burning kitchens !

Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Our Innovation:
Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Your Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox completes your Gorilla®-stove.
It connects automatically with the temperature-sensor Gorilla®-stove and turns off the electrical stove in case of alarm or hazard.

It protects also against turning on the oven by accident and recognises when people forget to turn off the stove (e.g. dementia or memory disorder) .
Also Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox has 5 years warranty.

A brief overview of the problem and the solution.
(German language, English coming soon).

Works with your existing electrical stove at home

Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox needs no intervention inside the electrical stove, it is switched like a breaker in-between the supply-cable of the electrical stove. Gorilla®-stove und Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox connect automatically without the need to install cable or similar.

What exactly does a stove guard do ?

Video: This independent test shows the difference between a stove with and without our Gorilla®-stove guard.

Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Every day

there are burning about

50 kitchens

in Great Britian !

Why does this happen ?
  • You are cooking food and go “quickly”
    - to the phone
    - to the front door
    - to the freezer
    - to the store room
  • Humans with dementia or memory disorder forget to switch off the stove.
  • Infants or pets switch on the stove accidentially.
Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Why do smoke detectors not help ?

  • Experts recommend not to use smoke detectors in kitchens.
    (frequent fals alarms)
  • When smoke detectors alert, the kitchen is already on fire.
  • Gorilla®-stove uses another system than smoke detectors.
  • The intelligent, learning temperature sensor alerts before a dangerous situation occurs.
Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

"This does not happen to me, why should I need a Gorilla®-stove ?"

Consider the example "saftey belt":
  1. You do not expect a road accident.
  2. Still you fasten your safety belt.
  3. In a car crash the belt can safe lives.
  4. It is similar with a stove guard.
Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Statistics show:
   The stove guard is more important than the smoke detector

Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Gorilla wants to help to protect your kitchen and your home from possible fires.

We believe that Gorilla®-stove Kit is a good product because it will help to reduce the number of house fires, because it will help to avoid injury from fire and toxic gases and because it will help to save lives.

Further information can be found here (opens a new tab or window to the website of the content owner):

  1. Fire statistics Great Britain 2013 to 2014 from the British Government
    (English language; see also Figure 2.1 on page 28)
  2. Film of the "Institut für Schadenverhütung und Schadenforschung der öffentlichen Versicherer e.V. (IFS)"
    (German Language)
  3. Cooking Fires in Residential Buildings (2008-2010) from the USFA
    (English language)

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Installation and operation

Your Gorilla® stove, the intelligent temperature sensors you can install yourself easily, see the product description for Gorilla®-stove.

The installation of your Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox you have to assign to a qualified electrician he can also explain the details of the device.
The installation is simple: Use the included connectors to simply switch the SwitchBox inbetween the cable to the stove.

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For the experts: How it works

The two products Gorilla®-stove and Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox form together the Gorilla®-stove Kit.

Gorilla®-stove is sitting as a sensor under the cooker-hood and detects overheating, while Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox is installed by a certified installer behind the electrical cooker, observing the flow of electricity into the cooker and switching off the electricity if required.

A huge amount of tests with many different cooker-types have been performed to develop and optimise the technology of the Gorilla®-stove Kit, furthermore official tests have been performed by independent test institutes SINTEF and VTT, Finland.

Of course, Gorilla®-stove is not a guarantee against fire at the stove, but it reduces the risk of a stove fire significantly.

Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Easy guide

The intelligent temperature sensor "Gorilla®-stove" you can install and set itself, in 3 easy steps it is described in the "Quick Start Manual".

The installation of the switching unit "Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox" you have to assign to a qualified electrician, he can configure the device and also helps you to understand the device.

Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Immediate start

You can buy the product "Gorilla®-stove" and use it immediately.

Thereby you have an immediate good protection for your stove.

When the Gorilla® SwitchBox is installed, it connects to your intelligent temperature sensor and brings additional security to you.

The switching unit Gorilla® switches the power of the stove and complies to the strict safety regulations in Europe, you have to assign a certified installer who installs the switching unit for you.

More information

Please see also our professional articles in the section "Counselor" on our internet site

Please see also the section "customer care".


Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox

Product description Gorilla®-stove SwitchBox



Features Technical Data
Alarm Volume 80dbA
Gorilla-stove temperature sensor
Gorilla-stove SwitchBox
94 x 40 x 30 mm
130 x 130 x 30 mm
Protected by patents FI.117526, FI.117878 Patent pending
EU standard EN 50615 Complies with the requirements of the new (draft) European standards
Approvals CE, SwitchBox also VDE