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Old 01-22-2011, 03:08 PM   #1
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Unhappy Vortex Fan

I purchased one from Camping World last week. Installed it in my toilet compartment today. It looks good but is not as quiet as I expected it would be. It's not as loud as the chunk of junk that Winninbago installed--anything was an improvement over that whine. I thought it would be close to the noise level of my Fantastic Fan. But no such luck.
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Fan speed, diameter, number of blades and blade angle all help to determine the volume of air. Slower larger diameter fans and slower speed make fro a quieter fan. The Vortex is a smaller fan and higher blade pitch to move the air.

I was wondering how the Vortex would do and figured it was noise than a Fantastic Fan.

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Has anyone tried this new entry by one of our forum sponsors, RVUpgrades?
Heng's Vortex Fan Upgrade Kit
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Has anyone tried this new entry by one of our forum sponsors, RVUpgrades?
Heng's Vortex Fan Upgrade Kit
I just looked. It's the same fan. Made in China.
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I have not found any fans as quiet as a Fantastic fan although, there is one that is close.
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