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Belt-Drive Whole-House Fans

Whole-house fans are installed in a central hallway inside the house and pull fresh outdoor air through open windows. They are often used to augment air conditioning or instead of air conditioning in mild summertime climates.

 

Description

Whole-house fans are installed in a central hallway inside the house and pull fresh outdoor air through open windows. They are often used to augment air conditioning or instead of air conditioning in mild summertime climates.

 

  • Fan motor is attached to blade with a pulley for quieter operation than direct-drive models
  • Made with a rubber-mounted, self-aligning, precision ball bearing drive assembly to reduce friction
  • Feature two-speed operation, with a convenient wall-mounted switch
  • An enamel steel housing with a powder-coated finish makes them extremely durable
  • Sizes: 30" and 36"
  • Shipped in an assembled wood frame to simplify installation

 

Optional Belt-Drive Wireless Switch Kit (sold separately)

Contains:

  • Remote or mountable single on/off switch
  • Double wall mount on/off switch with 1+ hour timer switch (up to 12 hours)
  • 2-channel relay receiver - mounts to fan

 

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Specifications

HOW TO SPECIFY WHOLE-HOUSE FANS

 

Calculate the interior square footage of living area (do not include garage, attic or basement) and multiply the total square footage by three. This will give you the CFM number required for the whole-house fan.

Type Size CFM: For Homes Up To: (sq. feet)
Direct-Drive 24" 3500 1500
Belt-Drive 30"
36"
5700
6900
1900
2300

 

Warranty

WARRANTY

Learn about warranty coverage, transferability, limitations, other conditions and customer responsibilities.

 

Read the full warranty and the list of eligible products.

 

For Warranty information and questions, please contact us at: warranty@gibraltar1.com 

 

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Limited Warranty
The Air Vent Product that you have purchased has a limited warranty from the date of purchase against defects in workmanship and materials. The length of the warranty varies by product. Please see attached chart for details. This warranty does not cover any labor costs, including those required for field repair or replacement or removal of any allegedly defective part.

 

Limitations
Air Vent shall not be liable for, and this warranty does not apply to, any failure, defect or damage resulting from or connected with misuse, abuse, neglect or improper handling or staging , or installation not in strict adherence to Air Vent’s written instructions; impact of foreign objects, fire, flood, earthquake, lightning, hurricane, hail, tornado or other violent storms or other act of God; or defects in failure of or damage caused by materials used as roofing base over which the product is installed or by movement, distortion, cracking or settling of walls or the foundation of the building.

Air Vent reserves the right to discontinue or modify any of its products including color, and shall not be liable as a result of such discontinuation or modification, nor shall Air Vent be liable in the event replacement material may vary in color in comparison to the original product as a result of normal weathering. If Air Vent replaces any product under this warranty, it may substitute products designated by Air Vent to be of comparable quality or price range in the event the product initially installed has been discontinued or modified.

 

Replacement Plus™ Protection
Products are covered by Replacement Plus™ protection (see attached for applicable products) for a period of time (varies by product) provided that the product has been installed in strict accordance with Air Vent’s written installation instructions. Under this warranty feature, Air Vent, at no charge, will replace any product found to be defective during the Replacement Plus™ period as long as proof of purchase is submitted to Air Vent (Replacement Plus™ period begins when the product installation is completed). Air Vent’s maximum liability under Replacement Plus will be equal to the reasonable cost to replace the defective product, including labor.

In instances in which Air Vent, according to the terms of this warranty, has agreed to pay the cost of labor required to replace a defective intake vent, Air Vent will provide reimbursement only upon receipt of a copy of the contractor’s invoice or other written evidence of the completion of the work which Air Vent, at its sole discretion, deems acceptable.

 

Transferability
Provided that the products covered by this warranty have been installed in strict accordance with the Air Vent Inc. written installation instructions and in accordance with all local codes and standards, including those pertaining to fire-rated construction, Air Vent warrants to the original purchaser or first subsequent owner of the property that the product is free from manufacturing defects for the described length below from the date of purchase. If there is a change in ownership, the warranty may be transferred by the original purchaser of the product to the new owner (first subsequent owner) under the terms and conditions of this warranty.

 

Motor Replacements
The electrical motor is to be used solely as a direct replacement for a motor of the same model in an Air Vent, Inc, power attic ventilator. Using the motor in any other product could result in electrical shock and/or fire, which may cause property damage, serious injury or even death. Any motor replacement should be installed by a qualified licensed electrician in accordance with local, state and national electrical codes and standards. Make sure that power to the unit has been completely turned OFF at the breaker before approaching or inspecting the power attic ventilator or installing the replacement motor.

 

Other Conditions
This warranty is expressly in lieu of all other oral or written warranties, liabilities or obligations of Air Vent. Pertinent state law shall control for what period of time subsequent to sale a consumer/homeowner may seek a remedy pursuant to the implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall Air Vent be liable for consequential or incidental damages of any kind, including any damage to the building, its contents or any persons therein, resulting from the breach of any warranty set forth herein, unless exclusion of these types of damages are specifically prohibited by state law. No field representative of Air Vent or any distributor or dealer is authorized to make any change or modifications to this warranty. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights that vary from state to state.

 

The following warranty is effective 3/26/2021.


 Product Model Number  Warranty  Replacement Plus Protection
 ShingleVent ®II ridge vent (12", 9", Class A 9")   Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

 Peak Performer™ I & II Rolled ridge vent   Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

 The Edge™ Vent   Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

 Hip Ridge® Vent   Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

 VenturiVent™ Plus ridge vent and rolled ridge vent   Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

ATTIC-AIRE™ ALL SEASONS™ Filtered Ridge Vent and Roll Vent   Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

RidgeHawk™ Rolled ridge vent with nails RH20 Limited Lifetime Warranty  

ShadowHawk® Low Profile Vent LPG72 Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

Roof Mount Power Vent ASRHP, SV3000, HE15WW Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

Roof Mount Power Vent RV26, RV28, PC12 10 Year Limited Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

Gable-Mount Power Vent APG, APGH Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

Gable-Mount Power Fans (WCGB)- with Thermostat   Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

Gable-Mount Power Fans (model WCGA)   5 Year Limited Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

Roof Mount Solar Power Fans NPSP8WW, SC8BL 5 Year Limited Warranty 2 year Replacement Plus™ protection

Gable Mount Solar Power Fans NPSG8 5 Year Limited Warranty 2 year Replacement Plus™ protection

 Whole-House Fans   10 Year Limited Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

Roof Louvers/Static Vents   5 Year Limited Warranty  

Airhawk® Wind Turbines TIB, TOB series    

Type B Gas Vent Cap PTOP Series 5 Year Limited Warranty  

Automatic Foundation Vent   5 Year Limited Warranty  

Powered Foundation Vent   5 Year Limited Warranty  

Low Voltage Foundation Vent Series 5 & 6, Radon 5 Year Limited Warranty  

Roof Mount Solar Power Fans 9010TR, 9025TR 5 Year Limited Warranty on Fan Motors 20 Year Limited on Solar Panel, Fan Housings

Gable Mount 20 Watt Solar Fan 1125APV 5 Year Limited Warranty on Fan Motors 20 Year Limited on Solar Panel, Fan Housings

Skylight Tubes 2214ST-LK 10 Year Limited Warranty  

Archived Products
 Product Model Number  Warranty  Replacement Plus Protection
ShingleVent ®II ridge vent 7", Class A 7"   Limited Lifetime Warranty 5 year Replacement Plus™ protection

Ridge Vent 20’ MRV20 Limited Lifetime Warranty  

Attic Aire™ Wind Turbines (WT series)   5 Year Limited Warranty  

Roof Mount Solar Power Fans 9910TR, 9920TR, 9930TR 5 Year Limited Warranty on Fan Motors 20 Year Limited on Solar Panel, Fan Housings

Gable Mount 20 Watt Solar Fan 1020APV 5 Year Limited Warranty on Fan Motors 20 Year Limited on Solar Panel, Fan Housings

U.S. Sunlight Solar Controller SC20 1 Year Limited Warranty on Unit, Remote  

Skylight Tubes 1914ST, 2114ST 10 Year Limited Warranty  

 

 

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