1/15 hp Circulation Fan Update

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Date: 
2006
Volume: 
18
Number: 
2
Tip Category: 
Circulation fans
Energy conservation

Over the last couple of years 1/15 hp circulation fans have been installed on hundreds of farms across the U.S. The vast majority of producers have found the fans to reduce fuel usage, keep house temperatures more uniform, and improve litter conditions. As with any new product, a number of lessons have been learned as to how to get the most out of 1/15 hp circulation fans. The following are a few points to consider when installing and operating 1/15 hp circulation fans: