Rangeforce has 40 plus years of experience, working in the fish and chip shop industry. We are specialist Commercial Catering Gas Safe Engineers and offer competitive prices for the services listed  further below.


We re-condition and fit Preston & Thomas frying ranges with a choice of 1, 2, 3 & 4 Pan ranges currently in stock.The ranges are tailored to suit the needs of your shop, complete with all new gas parts, pans, electrics and extraction system.

We manufacture mild steel frying pans and convert old Preston & Thomas ranges to fully automatic to comply with the current commercial gas regulations.


We can also makeover your existing fish and chip range. Manufacturing new front panels with your choice of colour and design, manufacture new counter tops in stainless steel and replace ducting and extraction systems. We also do one pan extensions. If you are struggling with capacity on your existing range why not add another pan rather than change the whole range.


We service all makes of British manufactured frying ranges with gas safe certification provided for insurance companies, HSE, and landlords. We also provide a reliable, competitive breakdown service and stock the majority of parts for Preston and Thomas ranges.

We also provide services for all types of British manufactured ranges.

Including Henry Nutall, Hopkins & Frank Ford.




Please contact us if you would like to enquire about a service or a refurbished range.

Mobile: 07974677474






Preston & Thomas Range Gas Safe engineers

Please see the services we offer below:

Refurbished Range Fitting

Reconditioned Preston & Thomas Range

We supply and fit refurbished Preston & Thomas ranges and convert old Preston & Thomas ranges to be fully automatic. 

We have a range of 1, 2, 3 & 4 Pan ranges. We also fit 1-pan extensions if required.

Range Servicing

Gas Safe Engineering

We carry out a thorough service of the frying range, whilst cleaning the pans and ensuring the frying equipment is safe to use and issue certification on completion.

Spare Parts

We keep a good stock of spare parts, including black boxes, maximum limit stats, chip box switches and elements, fan motors and impellers, analogue stork clocks and digital stork st501clocks. Please get in touch if you require any parts.


We also offer a breakdown service to repair any faults on your range.

Safety & Legal

We are registered gas safe engineers and hold the COM CAT 4 qualifications for frying ranges allowing us to work on gas appliances.

Please feel free to check our Gas Safe registration.


Also under gas safety regulations, it is required that gas appliances for shops are serviced annually. Compliance failure with these regulations could invalidate your insurance.

We always send out service reminders, 2-3 weeks before the expiry of your certificate, helping with legalities and safety of your business.