Model # WCM28

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Store SKU #714984

Champion Cooler 2800 CFM 2-Speed Window Evaporative Cooler for 600 sq. ft. (with Motor)
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Champion Cooler

2800 CFM 2-Speed Window Evaporative Cooler for 600 sq. ft. (with Motor)

  • Designed to work in dry/arid climates
  • Is not an air conditioner
  • High quality components at low costs
$35400 /each

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Product Overview

WCM28 evaporative window is an economical unit that provides high performance, easy installation and low maintenance. Evaporative coolers are intended for use in dry, arid climates. They can lower indoor temperatures by as much as 15-20°F. Evaporative coolers have low installation/maintenance costs; use 75% less electricity; no ozone damaging refrigerants. The water saturated pads act as a type of filter, removing dust and allergens from the air.

  • Cools 400 - 600 sq. ft. to help keep your living space comfortable
  • Circulates air at 2,800 CFM for powerful operation
  • Comes with a direct drive, 2 speed, 120-Volt motor, installation kit and leveling leg
  • Permanently lubricated pump for years of worry free use
  • Machine balanced blower wheel for smooth, quiet operation and maximum air delivery
  • Cabinet made from heavy-gauge galvanized steel to resist weather and impact
  • All metal surfaces treated for corrosion with electrostatically applied UV-stabilized polyester powder finish
  • Bolted construction for easy installation and access to replaceable parts
  • UL listed for safe operation
  • Ideal for dry, arid climates
  • Built of domestic and imported parts
  • Made in Denison, TX
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Customer Questions & Answers

Are these units recommended for humid climates, like south Florida?

Asked by: treborjant
Evaporative "swamp" coolers create the impression of cooler air by adding moisture to moving air. The higher the ambient humidity is, the less effective the unit's perceived cooling. In my experience, high humidity is insufferable enough without adding more moisture to it.
Answered by: DAVEBOB
Date published: 2017-06-05

Can it be used in a body shop without putting it in a window?

Asked by: tony
Yes, but then it's less a cooler and more a humidifier. Without taking in fresh air to moisten and exhausting the hot air through a window or door farther away, you're just adding moisture to a confined space. It will cool, but not very effectively. MOVING moist air is what gives the impression of cooling.
Answered by: DAVEBOB
Date published: 2017-05-05

What size pump

Asked by: Megan
The UL5500 Pump is designed for use in 115-volt evaporative coolers rated up to 5,500 CFM of air delivery. It is UL classified for safety and features a low level design ensuring normal operation even if the cooler’s water level drops to as low as 1/2 in. The powerful 2 coil concentric motor pumps 245 GPH at a head height of 1 ft.
Answered by: DAVEBOB
Date published: 2017-06-05

The blower shut off after 5minutes then comes back on after about 10 minutes pump keeps working the hole time any ideas

Asked by: David
The motor is likely overheating. Use a vacuum to clean out any accumulated dust and debris from the motor and cage, then add a couple drops of oil as directed in the owners manual. Allow the oil a few run cycles to penetrate into the bearings. If that doesn't solve the problem, your motor has gone bad.
Answered by: DAVEBOB
Date published: 2017-06-06
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2800 CFM 2-Speed Window Evaporative Cooler for 600 sq. ft. (with Motor) is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 66.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Unfortunate mistake. Due to money reasons, I had to buy this. This cooler is a joke. It's noisy. ... Unfortunate mistake. Due to money reasons, I had to buy this. This cooler is a joke. It's noisy. The vents don't close to keep air out. There is no internal Grille cover for it. I called the company. Although HD sells one that's supposed to be for it, it's not. I will be returning the cover, and figure out how to cover the vents when needed. Right now I have two pillows in it. But you have to remove the Grille to put them in. Not convenient.
Date published: 2017-05-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I live in Southern New Mexico and would definitely recommend this swamp cooler. It was very easy ... I live in Southern New Mexico and would definitely recommend this swamp cooler. It was very easy to set up. I have had no experience doing that kind of thing, but I was able to install it myself without any problems. The instructions were clear and easy to understand. It's working great and my 480 sq. ft. workshop is kept nice and cool. My only criticisms are that the motor is a little bit noisy and the pads look like they will be difficult to change, but I'm learning to tune out the noise and just enjoy the cheap, cool air. I'll deal with the pads next year!
Date published: 2017-05-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Immediate cool! We replaced an old rusted out cooler with this one. Not only is it smaller than the old one, it's quite a bit quieter as well. It isn't super quiet, but not loud either. Does a good job cooling the upper level of our house- 3 bedrooms. Would recommend, especially with the rebate from the utility provider, made the net cost just over $150
Date published: 2017-06-13
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Works fine until the motor goes out. CAN NOT find a replacement motor anywhere. HD should not s... Works fine until the motor goes out. CAN NOT find a replacement motor anywhere. HD should not sell items without replacement parts. PIECE OF JUNK>
Date published: 2017-04-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It is a great swamp cooler and easy to install and I love it It is a great swamp cooler and easy to install and I love it
Date published: 2017-05-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from 4 Star Review Rating provided by a verified purchaser
Date published: 2017-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great cooler. Great cooler.
Date published: 2017-05-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great in low humidity places! I set this up the beginning of May in Denver, CO. It works great! Last year I had a portable evaporative cooler that was horrible (It would just circulate hot humid air.. yuck). DO NOT BUY A SWAMP COOLER IF YOU LIVE IN A HUMID PLACE THEY DO NOT WORK IN HUMID PLACE (FL I'm looking at you!). Not much to setup (Other than running a water line). Easy to setup and I haven't had to service it yet but it looks simple to clean and maintain too. Fantastic! Highly suggest you get one before the summer hits you in the face!
Date published: 2013-05-27
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