BORA – the company

Since 2007, BORA Lüftungstechnik GmbH, headquartered in Raubling, Upper Bavaria, has successfully developed and sold cooktop extractor systems that draw vapours downwards thanks to the use of patented technology. BORA is the only ventilation system manufacturer to specialise exclusively in downward extraction. The innovative BORA Basic, BORA Classic and BORA Professional product ranges are sold in 28 countries worldwide.

The company received its first award within the scope of the innovation contest 365 Orte im Land der Ideen (365 Places in the Land of Ideas) back in 2009, followed by the German Entrepreneurs’ Award,red dot award, Plus X Award, German Design Award, Iconic Award and others.

BORA – an idea transforms the kitchen as a living space

The BORA principle: to prevent cooking vapours and odours from rising in the first place by drawing them away downwards where they are created: at the cooktop itself, straight from the pot, roaster, pan or grill.

BORA offers you the ideal vapour extraction system (a cooktop extractor combined with cooktops) with optimum effectiveness, an attractive design and impressive performance. And it does this irrespective of which of the three product ranges you choose: BORA Basic, BORA Classic or BORA Professional. Choose from different cooktop models, such as ceramic, induction, surface induction,Tepan or gas.

BORA – Vision and advantages

BORA founder Willi Bruckbauer has a vision: the end of the extractor hood. The patent he developed offers multiple advantages:

 Fresh air
 Clear view
 Design freedom
 Quiet operation
 Effectiveness
 Simple cleaning
 Best materials

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BORA Basic: a revolution for every kitchen

BORA has combined a powerful cooktop and an effective cooktop extractor to create an attractive unit – for recirculation and exhaust air operation. With its unusual design and intuitive power electronics, BORA Basic entices users to rediscover the kitchen. In addition to an induction glass ceramic and a Hyper glass ceramic cooktop, the Basic range also offers an energy-saving surface induction glass ceramic cooktop. Good to know: it takes just a few minutes to install BORA Basic in any kitchen ready for use.

BORA Classic: ergonomics and efficiency redefined

Quality, design and technology: BORA Classic makes even the most personal cooking and kitchen dreams come true. Equipped with intelligent touch operation, BORA Classic accentuates modern kitchens and does away with mediocrity. BORA Classic impresses with a streamlined appearance and small installation dimensions. A compact cooktop extractor system, freely combinable with several cooktop types. Available as recirculation or exhaust air models. The high levels of innovation and functionality coupled with an attractive design are also appreciated by international specialists, who bestowed the coveted red dot product design award on the BORA Classic in 2012.

BORA Professional: functional aesthetics, innovative effectiveness and extra-deep dimensions

BORA Professional is a fully modular system that offers endless design possibilities. All cooktops canbe individually combined. Ambitious amateur chefs around the world now regard the original product range from BORA as an indispensable masterpiece. The generously sized cooktops with an impressive depth of 54 cm offer enough space for two large pots or pans to be placed behind one another. Whether a surface or standard induction cooktop, a HiLight cooktop with or without a roaster, a Hyper or gas cooktop, a wok cooktop or a Tepan stainless steel grill: all cooktops can be individually combined and are available as recirculation and exhaust air models. The solid, stainless steel rotary knobs make a clear statement with an eye-catching appearance and excellent user-friendliness. They offer functions that would usually only be expected in large-scale catering facilities.