Model # 512M

Internet #100662377

Store SO SKU #1000684636

Broan 70 CFM Through-the-Wall Exhaust Fan Ventilator
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Broan

70 CFM Through-the-Wall Exhaust Fan Ventilator

  • Quickly and quietly eliminates humidity, odors and cooking fumes
  • Features durable, galvanized steel construction
  • Manage moisture for rooms up to 85 sq. ft.
$4641 /each
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Room Size
Sones Level
CFM
  • Quickly and quietly eliminates humidity, odors and cooking fumes
  • Features durable, galvanized steel construction
  • Manage moisture for rooms up to 85 sq. ft.
The Broan Through-the-Wall 70 CFM Ventilator Fan uses 70 CFMs to help improve ventilation and remove humidity from kitchens, laundry rooms and more. The fan is made with a 3-1/2 sones motor for efficiency and is compatible with a remotely mounted wall switch or Broan 57-Watt or 57-Volt variable speed control for simple operation (sold separately). The white interior grille offers a handsome appearance and the fan comes with a louvered exterior wall cap and built-in bird screen.
  • Compatible with a remotely mounted wall switch or Broan 57W or 57V variable speed control for simple operation (sold separately)
  • White interior grille matches any decor
  • Includes louvered exterior wall cap and built-in bird screen for convenient use
  • 6 in. through-wall design and flexible aluminum duct can be installed in walls 5-1/4 in. to 10 in. thick
  • UL Listed and HVI-2100 Certified for safety
  • Direct discharge
  • Includes 6 in. flexible aluminum duct
  • Louvered white polymeric exterior wall cap
  • UL listed and HVI-2100 Certified for safety
  • 1-year limited manufacturer warranty
  • Pick the best air filters for your home. Check out our Buying Guide for helpful tips.

Product Overview

  • Quickly and quietly eliminates humidity, odors and cooking fumes
  • Features durable, galvanized steel construction
  • Manage moisture for rooms up to 85 sq. ft.
Model #: 512M
Internet #: 100662377

The Broan Through-the-Wall 70 CFM Ventilator Fan uses 70 CFMs to help improve ventilation and remove humidity from kitchens, laundry rooms and more. The fan is made with a 3-1/2 sones motor for efficiency and is compatible with a remotely mounted wall switch or Broan 57-Watt or 57-Volt variable speed control for simple operation (sold separately). The white interior grille offers a handsome appearance and the fan comes with a louvered exterior wall cap and built-in bird screen.

  • Compatible with a remotely mounted wall switch or Broan 57W or 57V variable speed control for simple operation (sold separately)
  • White interior grille matches any decor
  • Includes louvered exterior wall cap and built-in bird screen for convenient use
  • 6 in. through-wall design and flexible aluminum duct can be installed in walls 5-1/4 in. to 10 in. thick
  • UL Listed and HVI-2100 Certified for safety
  • Direct discharge
  • Includes 6 in. flexible aluminum duct
  • Louvered white polymeric exterior wall cap
  • UL listed and HVI-2100 Certified for safety
  • 1-year limited manufacturer warranty
  • Pick the best air filters for your home. Check out our Buying Guide for helpful tips.

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Brand Broan Broan Broan Broan
Ratings (97) (22) (77) (89)
Housing Length (in.) 8 7 8.375 8.375
Maximum Room Size (sq. ft.) 60 80 160 160
Housing Width (in.) 8 6 8.375 8.375
Features No Additional Features Roomside Installation No Additional Features No Additional Features
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Specifications

Dimensions

Housing Length (in.)
8
Housing Width (in.)
8
Maximum Room Size (sq. ft.)
60
Product Height (in.)
1
Product Length (in.)
8
Product Width (in.)
8

Details

Air Volume (CFM)
70
Amperage (amps)
0.7
Color/Finish
White
Duct Compatible Sizes
No Duct Required
Fan Sound Level (Sones)
3.5
Features
No Additional Features
Grill Shape
Round
Housing Material
Galvanized Steel
Included
No Additional Items Included
Installation Type
Wall
Mount Type
Surface Mount
Product Weight (lb.)
3 lb
Returnable
90-Day
Room Size
Small Room Fan
Voltage (volts)
120

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed,HVI Certified
Manufacturer Warranty
Limited 1 year

Specifications

Dimensions

Housing Length (in.)
8
Housing Width (in.)
8
Maximum Room Size (sq. ft.)
60
Product Height (in.)
1
Product Length (in.)
8
Product Width (in.)
8

Details

Air Volume (CFM)
70
Amperage (amps)
0.7
Color/Finish
White
Duct Compatible Sizes
No Duct Required
Fan Sound Level (Sones)
3.5
Features
No Additional Features
Grill Shape
Round
Housing Material
Galvanized Steel
Included
No Additional Items Included
Installation Type
Wall
Mount Type
Surface Mount
Product Weight (lb.)
3 lb
Returnable
90-Day
Room Size
Small Room Fan
Voltage (volts)
120

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed,HVI Certified
Manufacturer Warranty
Limited 1 year

Questions & Answers

Can this unit be intalled in line with the wiring for a bath light switch without the variable speed switch?

Asked by: GHogie
Yes, wired it to an existing receptical but added it's own on/off switch. Fan doesn't really run fast enough to justify a variable speed control.
Answered by: Judy
Date published: 2018-03-13

can this be plugged into a regular outlet, or does it have to be wired into the electric system?

Asked by: Lianne
This will require an electrical plug in outlet, built inside the wall. Might want an electrician to rough this in for you.
Answered by: SiouxCitizen
Date published: 2018-04-26

How does the louvered outlet handle cold weather, considering this model for a house in North Dakota.

Asked by: Arctix
I have mine exhausted into the garage AND I live in a more temperant area, Virginia. In your neck of the woods I would be concerned about back drafts and would probably install a secondary cover over the outside louvers... like the one for your clothes dryer but larger. You could probably construct one yourself out of some scrap plywood and then paint to match siding. But, I'd assume some leakage without additional protection and... any hole in your house will let cold air in... this maybe a little more unless you make an effort to add a little protection.
Answered by: Billinthehills
Date published: 2018-02-28

Hi there. Please help me to make a decision whether this fan is suitable for my purpose.

There is about 3 meters between the kitchen wall and outside.I have already installed galvanized pipe through the wall. The pipes are 4" width. I need a fan to install on the inside edge of my kitchen. Do you think this product is suitable for this purpose? Thanks,
Asked by: youngmstf
Would be perfect - the fan housing is actually made to the specs of 4 inch ducting - i.e. the housing is the "male" width for excepting the pipe
Answered by: Chris55
Date published: 2018-03-01
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Customer Reviews

70 CFM Through-the-Wall Exhaust Fan Ventilator is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 97.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I almost didn't buy this fan because they say it fits 5 1/4 inch to 10 inch walls. My walls are o... I almost didn't buy this fan because they say it fits 5 1/4 inch to 10 inch walls. My walls are only 4 1/2 inches. (stud + 1/2" sheetrock and 1/2" siding) I thought I was going to have to make a spacer out of 3/4 inch wood to fill the gap. I thought I would be able to make it look good, so I went ahead and bought the fan. As it turns out, the fan fits the 4 1/2 inch walls perfectly. (No gaps) They should correct this error because it's probably costing them sales. I could not be more pleased with this purchase. It fit's perfect, installs easily and looks nice, but best of all, it's made with pride in the good ole USA. Broan hit a homerun with this product.
Date published: 2018-05-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from It's not quiet. I didn't need quiet, so not a big deal for me. It moves air effectively and was... It's not quiet. I didn't need quiet, so not a big deal for me. It moves air effectively and was easy to install. It won't move a huge amount of air, so keep that in mind if you are looking to vent a big room. Outdoor flaps are definitely flimsy, and I forsee that being an issue in a few years, however it is not a bad fan.
Date published: 2018-05-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from For the money, this model works well, I installed this unit in a bathroom with the exterior walls... For the money, this model works well, I installed this unit in a bathroom with the exterior walls that were made of block plus had a flat roof , this was the only way that I could install a fan . Thanks to Home Depot online rep that guided me through
Date published: 2018-04-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The fan itself is good and it works well. Only... The fan itself is good and it works well. Only reason it isn't 5 stars is that the instructions say you need a 6" hole saw but for the exterior your going to need a 6 1/4".
Date published: 2018-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Reasonable pricing,and very easy to install.Does the job in my... Reasonable pricing,and very easy to install.Does the job in my bathroom 8' by 5'.Noise is no more than expected.Would recommend others to make purchase
Date published: 2017-12-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from It was vary simple to put in. We put it... It was vary simple to put in. We put it in a bath room in Mobile home.
Date published: 2018-03-13
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Easy to install, the fan does the job but is... Easy to install, the fan does the job but is noisier than expected.
Date published: 2018-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from worked great easy install used in bathroom with electronic timer... worked great easy install used in bathroom with electronic timer
Date published: 2018-02-06
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