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Remote or Inline Blower Installed on Side or Upside Down


  • Inline or remote blower installed on its side or upside down if protected from outdoor elements
  • Why can't a remote or inline blower be placed on its side or upside down for installation?
  • Would placing a remote or linline blower on its side or upside down cause damage to the blower?
  • Does the remote or inline blower discharge have to be pointed or angled down?
  • Are there wind considerations when installing a remote blower?


The discharge end of a remote blower should be pointed down the roofline or exterior wall; additionally, the blower discharge should be orientated away from prevailing winds.

Refer to the product installation guide and remote blower instructions.


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