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Old 11-30-2011, 06:44 PM   #1
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Is there any problem with having a 14" long element in a 15.25" diameter pot? I don't see why there would be besides having to work around it when cleaning. Can't think of any reason you'd need the element not super-close to the side of the pot, just trying to cover bases.

Bought a 5500W and would rather not downgrade to the 4500W.

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Old 11-30-2011, 07:08 PM   #2
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Nope, none that I can think of...

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Old 12-03-2011, 08:59 PM   #3
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nope, my element is within about 1/4" of the wall, no problems

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