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Old 10-13-2010, 02:39 PM   #1
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do I need an air duct for a microwave with exhaust?

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Old 10-25-2010, 08:42 AM   #2
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I believe that they can be set up for recirculate or exhaust. Mine was set up for exhaust and was vented up to the attic just below a roof vent. Works fine and no extra holes in roof.

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Old 10-26-2010, 06:24 AM   #3
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Yes, you can do either internal or external exhaust, but NEVER dump a vent into an attic space. It should always go outside.
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They could be set up either way. Venting outside is better if you want to exhaust odors from cooking faster. If you do a lot of cooking and you could exhaust it outside you should.
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