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AirScape - Installation

DIY Installation: 1.0 & 1.7 Overview

Basic tools and supplies

Tools and supplies required

  • Screwdriver
  • Key hole or reciprocating saw
  • Lumber
  • High quality caulk
  • Network cable to connect the fan to your LAN router

More

    Cut out and frame the rough opening

    Framing

    • Frame a 14.5 by 22.5 inch box using existing attic joists
    • Cut out the drywall
    • Attach provided foam gasket

        Secure the unit

        Install the unit

        • Position the unit over the framed opening
        • Make sure the junction box is easily accessible
        • Secure the unit to the framing with provided screws

            Wall switch installation

            Wall switch wiring

            • Run supplied RJ45 cable from the damper mounted control box to the wall switch location
            • Plug one end of the cable into the red port on the control box labelled W/S - wall switch
            • Plug the other end of the cable into the back of the wall switch
            • Secure the switch to the wall

            Optional

            • Optional remote control
            • Shut down interlock as well as the SafeSpeed DPS interlock
            • Connect the fan to your LAN router to enable the web control interface

              Grille installation

              Install the grille

              • Caulk all framing joints
              • Caulk the seam between the framing and the unit
              • Secure the grille with the provided screws

                  Plug it in / Turn it on

                  Final steps

                  • Confirm all wiring connections
                  • Remove any tools or debris from the work area
                  • Verify that the wall switch is in the off position
                  • Plug the power cord into a 120-volt outlet

                  Unit operation

                  • Turn the unit on
                  • Damper doors open and then fans turn on
                  • Verify low and high speed operation
                  • Turn the unit off
                  • Fans turn off and damper doors close


                    1.0 WHF & 1.7 WHF Installation Overview