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Champion Cooler

Model 4001 DD

Internet #100150616

Store SKU #439940

4900 CFM Down-Draft Roof Evaporative Cooler for 1800 sq. ft. (Motor Not Included)

$457.00 /each
  • Designed to work in dry/arid climates
  • Is not an air conditioner
  • High quality components at low costs

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The Champion Cooler Down Draft Evaporative Cooler Motor Not Included features a 1-piece bottom pan that resists corrosion by helping to eliminate the need for seams, spot welding and sealing materials. The cooler's metal surfaces are coated with a polyester powder finish that provides a beautiful appearance and helps protect against moisture, chalking and discoloration. This cooler is great for arid climates. This evaporative cooler performs best in dry, arid climates.

  • Cools 800 - 1800 sq. ft. to help keep your living space comfortable
  • Circulates air at 4900 CFM based on motor selection
  • Designed for use with 1/3 or 1/2 HP, 1-speed and 2-speed motors (sold separately)
  • Easy water connection for continuous use
  • Cabinets 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
  • 1-piece bottom pan for leak-proof operation keeps maintenance low
  • High-performance water pump ensures even water delivery
  • UL classified for safe operation
  • Evaporative cooler performs best in dry, arid climates
  • Made in Denison, TX
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what does 4300CFM mean

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I bought a 4300 downdraft cooler . what does these numbers stand for
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August 15, 2015
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From the HD buying guide:
Evaporative coolers are rated by the airflow the cooler can move through a space. This is measured by cubic feet per minute (CFM).
Use this formula to calculate the CFM for cooling your home:
1. Determine the square footage of space you want to cool.
2. Multiply this figure by the height of your ceilings.
3. Divide that number by 2.
4. The result is the CFM rating for the
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From the HD buying guide:
Evaporative coolers are rated by the airflow the cooler can move through a space. This is measured by cubic feet per minute (CFM).
Use this formula to calculate the CFM for cooling your home:
1. Determine the square footage of space you want to cool.
2. Multiply this figure by the height of your ceilings.
3. Divide that number by 2.
4. The result is the CFM rating for the evaporative cooler you need.
Example: If you have a 1,500 square foot home: 1,500 square feet X 8 ft. ceilings = 12,000 ÷ 2 = 6,000 CFM.
You need a unit rated at 6,000 CFM or higher.
Residential, whole-house models range from 3,000 to 8,500 CFM. Read Less
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CFM is Cubic Feet per Minute which is the volume of air it delivers per minute. You can find charts that will tell you what CFM capacity you need for you home depending on the Sq Foot size of your home and location such as Mid-West, South West, East Coast etc.
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4300 is the cubic feet per minute that the fan blows. The higher the cfm, the more air it moves. This is a very important number for evap coolers, because the higher air flow means more air through the mats (more cooling).
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July 16, 2015
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4300 CFM means that this product will move 4300 cubic feet of air per minute.
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Who can install this?

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If you're replacing an existing evap cooler, then anyone who works with electrical systems can do it. If it's a new install, you'll need someone who can cut a hole in the roof, then install the ducts, run electrical and finally the plumbing for water.
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My husband, Gene and I own and operate a handyman business. It is called Golden Hawk Home Improvements. We can help! :-) We installed our unit on our house last summer and will be putting the next one on our new house this summer. Let us know if you you are in need of someone to install it for you! I am a licensed electrician as well, so we will be able to run the electrical and plumbing as well as Read More
My husband, Gene and I own and operate a handyman business. It is called Golden Hawk Home Improvements. We can help! :-) We installed our unit on our house last summer and will be putting the next one on our new house this summer. Let us know if you you are in need of someone to install it for you! I am a licensed electrician as well, so we will be able to run the electrical and plumbing as well as install the actual unit. Our phone number is 720-466-3122. Thank you in advance. I hope this helps.
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December 29, 2015
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Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot, Margaret. The Home Depot partners with installers and home service professionals who meet the highest standards for experience, know-how and customer service to get your evaporative cooler installed properly. Unfortunately, we cannot give an estimate without conducting a consultation of the job. Please call us at The Home Depot Home Services at Read More
Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot, Margaret. The Home Depot partners with installers and home service professionals who meet the highest standards for experience, know-how and customer service to get your evaporative cooler installed properly. Unfortunately, we cannot give an estimate without conducting a consultation of the job. Please call us at The Home Depot Home Services at 1-800-557-5221 to schedule an appointment. You can get more information about Installation Services here:
http://www.homedepot.com/c/Home_Services
We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you in the future. Thank you for shopping Home Depot.
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is this swamp cooler have a 17 3/4" hole for the down draft? Why do they not have motors?

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Yes, that is the size of the opening. There are several different types of motors for a one size fits all. Different horsepower, one speed or two speed.
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They do not come with motors because you need to choose the correct motor for your home size and geographic location. I think this is preferable over selling the unit as a whole with more motor and a higher price than you need.
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If I recall correctly, Yes, it is right around 17 3/4"
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Will it fit my current space?

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I need to replace my current swamp cooler, which is a Arvin Air ED4300 - will this fit?
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I had a 41 year old cooler that I replaced with this cooler. I had a leakage problem that I had to repair and I had to make a new mounting base. Once this was done it was just a matter of placing the new cooler over the existing hole and hooking up the power to the pump and motor and hooking up the water supply. If your mounting base is in good condition all you should have to do is set it in place of Read More
I had a 41 year old cooler that I replaced with this cooler. I had a leakage problem that I had to repair and I had to make a new mounting base. Once this was done it was just a matter of placing the new cooler over the existing hole and hooking up the power to the pump and motor and hooking up the water supply. If your mounting base is in good condition all you should have to do is set it in place of the old cooler. I hope this answers your question. Read Less
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It should work fine. You'll need to measure your old unit to see if it's the same size. It needs to fit on the base properly and the height should also be close - if the new one is too much taller, you may need to do some rewiring to get the wires to reach.
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.1 out of 5 by 43 reviewers.
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by Nice product but doesn't fit opening. This item is what it says it is. It's built well and should keep us cool. The problem is however...the opening that attaches to the roof's opening does not match up. On ordering this item, no choice is made for different sizes on the bottom of the unit. The cooler is the same brand and size as what we have that has worn out after 14 years. So buyer beware of this problem. So, we have it on our roof but have not been able to attach it yet. We are constructing an adapter so it will fit properly. We've loved the old one up until it started to rust out. If it had fit or give us size options on the downward draft fitting, we would give this high marks. Just be careful. August 9, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by purchase swamp cooler THE INSTALLATION WAS STRAIGHT FORWARD AS ONE WOULD EXPECT. August 13, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Great purchase We ordered a swamp cooler, when we got it home and uncovered it, it was damaged I called home depot and told them, explained I would keep it but felt I should get money off the cost, after words they did give me a gift certificate. So I am happy with home depot. And the swamp cooler works great. July 26, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Paint covering is normal paint without any rust inhibitor primer to stop rust.. Since this uses water as the cooling agent, a person with any brains would realize that it should be painted with rust inhibitive primer, then a rust inhibitive paint....... BUT IT'S NOT. EVERY part is metal, which rusts. The screws are the first to go. Then the very thin supports for the upper frame. This thing rusted out so fast it was astonishing. The next time I buy one I will primer the entire thing with Zinsser rust inhibitor primer, then coat it with Rustoleum rust inhibitor paint. THIS SHOULD HAVE BEEN DONE AT THE FACTORY. June 2, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by works very well I have a 1300 sq foot area to cool and it works very well. I wish it had listed all that it came with it (belt, motor pulley, motor mounting bracket and motor attaching clamps). I ordered these all separate as everything would be at least a week out and I wanted to have everything here to make the installation. Very well built and works great. July 19, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Model Number has been changed The cooler works fine. I've noticed that the model number that comes on the cooler has been changed from 4001D to 4401DD. This might be a problem for anyone getting an energy incentive rebate through their utility company. I know that Rocky Mountain Power does not have the new model number listed on the approved cooler list yet. June 16, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Cool summer The cooler is working great to cool my 950 sq ft condo. Great price. June 28, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Works well Been running this unit a couple of weeks now, and it seems to work well and certainly does the job. July 5, 2016
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