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Model # GF-14

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  • Made using high-grade galvanized steel for durability
  • Fire damper prevents the entry of flames into attic spaces
  • Offers 10-year warranty with 2 years on motors and thermostats
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About This Product

The GF Series Garage Ventilation Fans keep your garage cooler. The GF-14 Garage Fan and Attic Cooler is designed to mount in the ceiling of the garage, venting to the attic. The GF-14 Garage Fan will cool the garage as much as 20 and help cool the attic as much as 40 or bring it closer to ambient temperature.

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Product Information

Internet # 302884447

Model # GF-14

Store SKU # 1002697218

Specifications

Dimensions: H 18 in, W 18 in, D 18 in

Dimensions

Coverage Area (Sq.Ft)

800

Cut-Out Diameter (in.)

16.25

Net-Free Area (Sq. In.)

165

Product Depth (in.)

18 in

Product Height (in.)

18 in

Product Width (in.)

18 in

Rough Opening Height (in.)

16 in

Rough Opening Width (in.)

16 in

Details

Airflow (CFM)

1150

Amperage (A)

1.5

Color Family

White

Color/Finish

White

Features

Adjustable Thermostat, Thermostat Controlled

Horsepower (hp)

1/3 hp

Intake/Exhaust

Intake/Exhaust

Material

Galvanized Steel

Mounting Position

Roof Mount

Power Type

Electric Powered

Product Weight (lb.)

20 lb

Recommended Sq. Ft.

3

Returnable

90-Day

Ventilation Type

Exhaust

Voltage (V)

120

Wattage (watts)

0, 1.4, 120

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty

10 Year Warranty 2 years on Motor and Thermostat

Questions & Answers

22Questions
caret
Q:What is the Dia. of the duct?
by|Apr 18, 2024
1 Answer
Answer This Question

A:  14"

by|May 10, 2024
    caret
    Q:Has anyone tried to bypass the thermostat and just install an on off switch? I feel this would be a better option in the summer or even putting it on a timer.
    by|Apr 6, 2024
    1 Answer
    Answer This Question

    A:  Yes, this is an option for manual control of the GF-14 Fan.

    by|May 10, 2024
      caret
      Q:Can the intake vents be installed on the door into the house in order to get cooled air into the garage instead of outside air? The outside air temperature can get to over 100 degrees in TX.
      by|Aug 12, 2023
      1 Answer
      Answer This Question

      A:  Although it would be nice to introduce the cooler air from the house, it's actually against fire code. Your garage door and walls are fire rated, and penetrating the door eliminates the fire block.

      by|May 10, 2024
        caret
        Q:Are the air untake grills paintable on the GF-14?
        by|Jun 26, 2023
        1 Answer
        Answer This Question

        A:  They come powder coated white. If cleaned and primed, you could repaint any color of your choice.

        by|Jul 14, 2023
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          Customer Reviews

          3.5 out of 5

          • 3.5 out of 22 reviews
          • 55% recommend this product
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          Thermostat does not work
          Like all the other reviews stated, the thermostat does not work! You can get it to either always stay on, or to always stay off by messing with it. The thermostat was invented in 1906 and this company cannot seem to get it right even though they charge a premium for the fan. It does rattle a little bit but the noise is not that bad. It also moves a lot of air. It would get 5 stars if the thermostat actually did what it was supposed to. For the price you pay, it should work out of the box!
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            A friend told me about this GF-14 Garage Fan that he ordered from the internet. I was over at his...
            A friend told me about this GF-14 Garage Fan that he ordered from the internet. I was over at his house and he showed it to me. He closed the door and I was amazed of the air flow that was going through his garage. You could feel it all a crossed it from side to side. I asked him where to purchase one for myself and he directed me to your website. I ordered the fan in installed it. It was quite easy and only took about an hour. The GF14 Fan works just like it was designed for. It brings cooler air into a stuffy and hot garage making it much more bearable to work in on weekends which is when I tinker around out there. I also smoke in the garage and it has helped get the smoke out of it. It is a great product and I am happy to refer any one who has a garage to get one.
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              • Recommended
              5 found this review helpful
              No technical back up, had some questions on the installation ,website is closed. No one at local store could answer any questions. Adjustable thermostat is hidden. Has to be taken apart with a screwdriver to get to it. Poor design.
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                lets see how they warranty this
                upon instalation fan motor was faulty bearing noises the thermostat was not wired good and motor ran continually at 50 degrees in attic took apart and wires fell out of terninals bought new thermostat and rewired now fan is junk
                by
                  • Recommended
                  Best item we’ve installed in our home! Works fantastically....
                  Best item we’ve installed in our home! Works fantastically.
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                  • Verified Purchase
                  1 found this review helpful
                  This is a nice fan. It came with a Romex...
                  This is a nice fan. It came with a Romex Pigtail already installed (about 6' long). The fan is reasonably quiet, too. It is very nice that the grills for the ceiling and the door are included. I would have given it 5 stars, but the quality control missed that the screws holding the button thermostat box screws were stripped and the fan motor mounting nuts were loose. Of course I didn't notice until the fan and ceiling grill were installed and I had to remove the grill to tighten the motor mounting nuts.
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                    Excitement turns to Disappointment
                    The thermostat on the unit is substandard. The instructions advise to "test the fan operation by taking a lighter and heat up the thermostat and it will start right up . . . use a ziplock bag with some ice in it to cool down the thermostat. Do this a couple of times to exercise it". While the thermostat is supposed to be adjustable from 90 to 130 degrees, even after exercising the thermostat several times, the unit did not turn on with out a lighter to it then did not shut off at 76 degrees as measured in the attic space. To access the thermostat you need to unscrew the face plate to access the dial. When registering the product, no confirmation is sent. When contacting their customer service by phone, multiple calls did not result in obtaining a working thermostat, rather you will likely get a speech about the 15 years he's been doing this and doesn't have issues, although it was suggested that a timer be installed to turn the unit on and off. The thermostat has an 8 degree variance (and yet still does not turn off at 76 degrees), yet the representative reluctantly stated he would send a new thermostat, however a by pass unit was sent in error and he failed to correct the matter after being advised of the issue. The motor may be "energy efficient" however in comparing with roof fans, it is under powered with a thermostat that does not work, especially at this price! Hopefully this unit works for your needs however I would recommend carefully considering alternatives.
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                      4 found this review helpful
                      thermostat
                      my thermostat doesn't work . called company for an answer, or replace thermostat . I GOT NOTHING....warrenty is useless . only have for 3 months.
                      by
                        4 found this review helpful
                        Raddles at times, not able to find out were....
                        Raddles at times, not able to find out were.
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                        • Verified Purchase
                        1 found this review helpful
                        It is made to cool an attic, though a lot of buyers (myself included) bought to cool off the gara...
                        It is made to cool an attic, though a lot of buyers (myself included) bought to cool off the garage. It is wider that the normal "16 inch on center" rafters in most homes so you'll have to build a small box to mount it; or get venting to vent it out a roof vent (cutting a vent in your roof) - not what I was expecting but after an hour or building, cutting, it works good. It has a thermostat on the outside that works well if you want to let it keep the attic cool on it's own. I had to remove that and hard wire it to a switch on the wall to cool the garage...just things to think about. The unit has a huge draw of air and does a great job cooling down the garage (you need to open the garage door or it creates a vacuum). It is not super quiet but it has a lot of power so was not expecting quiet. If you've never done a project in your home to requires some work, I would not suggest for the common DYI person. I gave it 4 stars only due to not enough data how to measurements etc so I had no clue what I was getting into, as most of us would rather know upfront...but it works great!
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