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Old 02-08-2013, 09:56 PM   #1
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Default Blower Fan for Exhaust Hood

I am in the midst of figuring out how I want to go about exhausting my electric boil kettle and came across this fan and was wondering if anyone else was using something this simple (with the addition of a hood) to exhaust properly - http://www.amazon.com/LEDwholesalers.../dp/B003YFADW8 fan.jpg. Seems like a pretty cheap alternative. Let me know your thoughts. THANKS

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Old 02-09-2013, 03:47 AM   #2
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Should be fine. I just put in a 220 cfm and it works perfectly. Sucks up all of the steam. 240 should work great

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Old 02-09-2013, 05:35 AM   #3
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CFM isnt the problem.

When you open the box and look at the actual instructions, you will see that the fan cannot be used in wet environments such as cooking. I was really annoyed that it doesnt say anything about this on the outside if the box...returned it in disgust and then bought a stove hood with fan and light on craigslist for $15...works like a champ!


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