A bent-steel dome construction for maximum stability and durability. The dome is formed utilizing all solid-weld construction using 2.5mm 441 stainless steel that is reinforced with a 5mm Corten steel panel. The exterior is constructed using 2.5mm 304 stainless steel & painted surfaced are electro-galvanized before powder-coating for long-lasting corrosion resistance.
Our unique cooking chamber, domed front-to-back and side-to-side, eliminates hot spots and ensures uniform heat distribution. Our proprietary exhaust design allows smoke to exit even when the door is closed for maximum heat retention and consistent cooking temperatures.
Handcrafted Tradition & Experience
Designed & 100% made in Italy by skilled artisans using the highest quality materials & most durable construction methods. Fontana Forni was the first company to manufacture metal, woodfired, pizza ovens back in 1978. Our competitors only began manufacturing metal, woodfired, pizza ovens during the last decade.
Precise Temperature Control
A stainless steel chimney damper for precise temperature control & maximum heat retention. Our oven door is designed & sized to strike the perfect balance between maximum heat retention and optimum interior maneuverability. This affords us the maximum temperature rating of 900°F / 482.2°C; the highest on the market.
A full 12 centimeters of insulation surrounds the cooking chamber (back, sides, top, & underneath) to maximize heat retention and cooking efficiency. Our oven are so well insulated that the exterior is safe to the touch while at cooking temperature.
Unparalleled Performance & Options
Over-engineered & built for maximum heat refraction, retention and efficiency. Countertop
or standalone variations are available of both our wood-fired
(propane & natural gas) pizza ovens. Optional Saputo pizza stone, Neapolitan pizza stone hand-made in Naples, Italy, a Fontana Forni USA exclusive.