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Old 05-26-2015, 09:19 AM   #1
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Inline hydroponics duct fan to improve bathroom?


I need better bathroom ventilation. The big box products are just weak and under-engineered.

What about a hydroponics duct fan? Any opinions?

Or what have you done, to upgrade bathroom ventilation?

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Fan location up in ceiling in attic, 4 inch duct runs to soffit eaves.
Objective is to move more air to reduce humidity accumulation during and after showers, etc.

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To keep it simple take out what you have and just put in a bigger CFM motor.A lot of models will use the same mounting box if you use the same brand name.

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I put these in both bathrooms a couple years ago. Similar to your idea, I think. 6 or 8 inch duct. Fan's on the roof.
http://auravent.com/bath-fan.html
Works great, almost silent. I installed timers so they wouldn't run all the time. If you wanna go conventional, Panasonic makes a nice fan.

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