353Attic Ventilator, Gable Mount, 1020 or 760 CFM depending on installation

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  • Trapped attic air can easily reach 150° or more. These units remove super-heated attic air, making any home more comfortable. Whether it's air conditioned or not. In those homes that are, the air conditioners run less and don't have to work nearly as hard. And all BROAN Powered Attic Ventilators are as efficient as they are dependable.
    • 1020 CFM for attics up to 1460 sq. ft (1020 CFM with BROAN model 433 Automatic Shutter available separately. 760 CFM with Standard HVI Wood Louver, not included.)
    • 14” diameter steel blade specially designed for maximum air movement
    • Operates automatically – adjustable thermostat built-in.
    • Thermally protected, permanently lubricated motor
    • Quiet, high-performance operation for inside-the-attic applications
    • Galvanized steel housing, ribbed for added strength
    • Mounting brackets simplify installation
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  • Effective attic ventilation requires air to exit at or near the peak of the roof and replacement air to be drawn in under the eaves of the house, via soffit venting. The Home Ventilating Institute (HVI) recommends that powered attic ventilators provide at least 10 air changes per hour to equalize attic temperature.

    Use our Attic Ventilation Calculator to determine the recommended ventilation needs for your attic. Click here to begin.

  • CertificationsHVI
    CFM1020, 760
    Dome ColorN/A
    Dome DimensionsN/A
    Dome Height from RoofN/A
    Dome MaterialN/A
    ENERGY STAR® QualifiedNo
    Fan Blade4 Blade Steel
    Housing Dimensions15" Diameter x 8"
    Insect/Critter ScreenNo
    Installation TypeGable
    Maximum Amperage3.4
    Maximum Voltage120
    MotorShaded Pole
    Optional ControlsYes
    Power Type120 VAC
    Remote Solar Panel/Dome Height from RoofN/A
    Roof Opening - DepthN/A
    Roof Opening - HeightN/A
    Roof Opening - WidthN/A
    RPM1030
    Solar Panel MakeupN/A
    Solar Panel WattsN/A
    SonesN/A
    Warranty1 Year Parts
  • Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 27 reviewers.
    Rated 4 out of 5 by Great job for about 8 years My fan died after about 8 years. Other than that it worked just fine. Could not be more pleased, all motors die sooner or later. Considering the extreme attic temperatures I was surprised it lasted over 4 years. For the price at Lowe’s you can’t beat it. Off to get another one! May 30, 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Replacement Great attic fan that keeps my house livable in the summer. This one replaces the same one I had that finally died after 7 years of hard work September 17, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Great fit & look great. Just what I was looking for! Arrived well packed. Nice shine. January 29, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Work perfect to remove heat from a poorly vented attic. January 28, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by I'm Happy With It Bought this fan to replace one in a rental property we have that had stopped working. It was a direct replacement and was easy to install and connect to the electrical supply. It works perfectly, is quiet and comes on when the temperature tells it to. I'm very pleased with the price of this fan and the ease of buying it online. January 22, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by product name replaced old fan 25 + years old so far so good works as expected if it lasts 25 years I will be happy September 5, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Excellent Replacement Fan We needed this to replace an attic fan that had finally given up the ghost. Installation of this one was a simple "plug and play" experience and the new fan is operating quietly and efficiently. June 30, 2014
    Rated 4 out of 5 by 35316 works as designed I purchased a house where the two old gable fans no longer were operational. I found the 35316 on-line at Amazon.com and ordered two fans. My contractor installed them with light switches so I could manually turn them off without using the built-in thermostats. As it turns out, one of the fans failed to work when I turned it on. The contractor checked that there was power to the fan. I called Broan and they immediately sent me a new thermostat and motor. As it turned out, the original motor was defective - DOA, but the thermostat was OK. I unbolted the fan from the housing and disconnected the wiring and installed the replacement motor into the housing and reconnected the wiring. The customer service person was very helpful telling me that I needed about 4 square feet venting/fan for each fan to operate properly and that I should set the thermostat to about 30 degrees above the normal room temperature for each attic. This was very useful since the fan that was working was on all the time because I set the thermostat temperature too low at 80 degrees causing the fan to stay on all the time. Broan makes good stuff! My stove top exhaust fan is still in perfect condition after 50 years of service. I highly recommend Broan for the quality of their products and honoring their warranties. July 20, 2014
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    is a long running time okay?

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    hot in cali
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    just installed this fan last weekend, sized for our attic & venting and with summer temps setting in, the fan is running 10-12 hours. set it @ 105, suggested for our area, and it is seeming to help cool our house, which is great. is it okay to be running that long? we want the fan to last as well as perform. thank you
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    Thank you for your question on the model 353 gable mounted attic ventilator. 105 seems a little low to have the thermostat set at, but it should not hurt the fan to continue running at that setting. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 if you need further assistance.
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    circuit breaker size

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    I am going to have a seperate fuse breaker for this fan, what size breaker should I use?

    There is a light in the attic should consider extending that wiring?
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    Thank you for your question on the model 353. This model is rated at 3.5 amps so anything over that would be acceptable. Typically, it would be a 15 amp breaker. Extending the wiring from the lighting would be a decision you would need to make, but we would recommend checking your local codes to make sure it would be permissible.
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    i have a switch for them in my garage; what is your recommendation?
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    Thank you for your question on the model 358 attic ventilator. You may want to change the setting on your thermostat to see if that makes a difference. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 if you need further assistance.
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    Thank you for your question on the model 358. You can install the motor for your powered attic ventilator from the roof or the attic. If you have further questions, please contact our Technical Support group at 800-637-1453.
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    Can the 353 gable mount fan be connected to a 15 amp switch?

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    Thank you for your question on the model 353 gable mounted attic ventilation fan. The 353 will draw 3.4 Amps, so a 15 Amp switch would be fine.
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