QP230SSBroan 350 CFM 30" wide Undercabinet Range Hood in Stainless Steel

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  • The EVOLUTION Series of QP Range Hoods has a contemporary style and sleek appearance that will complement any kitchen design. Easy to clean, brilliant lighting and quiet operation result in the perfect marriage of functionality.

    • Quiet 0.6 sones at Normal speed and only 5.0 sones at High speed, allows you to clear out cooking smoke and unwanted smells without disturbing the peace in your kitchen
    • 100 CFM at normal speed and 350 CFM at high speed provides the smoke and odor clearing power you need at the press of a 3-speed soft-touch control, with green LED indicators
    • Four 50W Halogen MR16/GU10 lamps provide brilliant lighting over and around the cooktop with 3-levels of brightness, including theater-style transition (bulbs included), so you can see how things are cooking and read the cookbook
    • Full filter design has an antimicrobial coating to inhibit the formation of odor-producing bacteria. Aluminum micro-mesh filters are dishwasher-safe to give you the confidence your kitchen will always smell fresh
    • Enclosed non-stick bottom pan ensures quick clean-up to make your work fast and easy
    • Advanced Heat Sentry™ detects excessive heat and turns blower to high, prolonging product life and ensuring your confidence in range hood performance
    • Choice of 3-1/4" x 10” rectangular or 7" round ducting ensures reliable discharge without repositioning the blower. Optional non-ducted installation requires CleanSense™ charcoal filters (BPPF sold separately), providing you the right choice of installation for your kitchen
    • Compatible with optional Broan Make-up Air Dampers (MD6TU or MD8TU, sold separately) to fit 6" or 8" ducting and help to balance the air pressure when the range hood is in use, keeping your environment comfortable
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    Article Links

    Keep your kitchen clear of smoke and fumes. Don't neglect ventilation when remodeling your kitchen, ConsumerReports.org

    Cook with a gas stove? You could be breathing polluted air, study says, Los Angeles Times

    Using gas stoves with no hood may expose many to air pollution, UPI Health News

    Breathe Easy – What you need to know to ensure proper home ventilation, K+BB

    5 Kitchen Renovation Goofs To Avoid, Consumer Reports

    Clearing the Air, K+BB

    The Kitchen as a Pollution Hazard

    Fixing Stove Hoods To Keep Pollution Out Of The Kitchen

  • Whole House Mechanical Ventilation (WHMV) Specifier

    Code compliant solutions for one and two family dwellings and townhouses up to three stories
     

    To better serve you in determining your customers’ whole house mechanical ventilation (otherwise known as continuous ventilation) needs, Broan-NuTone has developed this on-line tool.  With our CodeKey Specifier you can be confident that the products choose will meet the latest codes and regulations.  Use this tool to make your specification job easier.


    Let’s get started by selecting the state where the dwelling unit will be located. CLICK HERE


  • Accessories OptionalYes
    Accommodates Ceiling HeightN/A
    Blower Air Mover TypeCentrifugal Blower
    Blower IncludedYes
    Boost ModeNo
    CFM (Airflow)350
    Color/FinishStainless Steel
    Control Feature Filter ReminderNo
    Damper IncludedYes
    Delay Shut OffNo
    Digital ClockNo
    Dishwasher Safe FiltersYes
    Duct Connector Size3-1/4" x 10", 7" Round Non-Ducted
    ENERGY STAR® qualifiedNo
    Filter IncludedYes
    Filter TypeAluminum MicroMesh with Antimicrobial Protection
    Flue Accommodates ceilings up to xx ftN/A
    Heat Sentry - Temperature SensorYes
    HVI CertifiedYes
    Light Bulb Quantity4
    Light Bulbs IncludedYes
    Lighting FunctionThree-level
    Lighting TypeHalogen
    Max Sones/100 CFM1.4
    Minimum Height Above Cook Top16-3/4"
    Mounting SystemWall
    Mounting TypeUnder Cabinet
    NightlightNo
    Non-Ducted Recirculation CapableConvertible
    Ducted
    Capable
    Non-Stick CoatedYes
    Product Depth (inches)20-1/8"
    Product Height (inches)7-1/4"
    Product Width (inches)30"
    Rated Amps2.8
    Remote ControlNo
    Sones Certified Horizontal Rectangular High5.0
    Sones Certified Horizontal Rectangular Low0.6
    Sones Certified Vertical Rectangular High6.0
    Sones Certified Vertical Rectangular Low0.6
    Sones Certified Vertical Round High6.0
    Sones Certified Vertical Round Low0.6
    Switch Control Settings3
    Switch StyleElectronic
    TimerNo
    UL ListedYes
    Voltage120
  • Rated 4.4 out of 5 by 53 reviewers.
    Rated 4 out of 5 by Very satisfied with the operation since we installed it. The fact of the lighting and fan speeds makes it very convenient. February 7, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by This product has a modern look to it. *Installation was a ease. * the fan is quiet. * the unit has great lighting, 3 levels (4 bulbs). * filters are easy to keep clean by putting them in the dishwasher. * the unit has a automatic temperature sensor that comes on when the area above the stove gets too hot.(nice feature). * the unit is easy to clean & polish with a stainless steel cleaner/polish. *My wife & I are very pleased this "Broan" product. February 7, 2015
    Rated 4 out of 5 by Product is Good This was installed in my new home and does great job. As expected moves out all the cooking smell away from my home to outside. February 7, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Love my new Broan Hood! I never appreciated how wonderful and functional a hood could actually be - even one not vented to the outside! I have had an electric stove and recently switched to induction. Along with this purchase I researched and bought my beautiful new hood. It looks incredible, is quiet and SO much more effective than my old hood was. The halogen lights are just beautiful. February 7, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Surprisingly Impressed Surprisingly impressed! The importance of a hood range did not capture my imagination. Although larger appliances (ranges, refrigerators, and dishwashers) caught my attention and dollars. Several months later I realize that the range hood actually delivered quality over the higher priced appliances. I would definitely purchase another Broan range hood. February 6, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Good product Good product, it makes too much noise on high speed. February 6, 2015
    Rated 2 out of 5 by Good But Disappointing The product is good for its price, but the performance of odor removal is very disappointing. Also, running the vent and overhead halogen lamps short-out my circuit all of the time. You get what you pay for. I should have gotten a higher, better model, especially since I got the top of the line GE Cafe gas cooktop, which can generate alot of heat, smoke, and odor. February 6, 2015
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Excellent choice at its price point Purchased to replace an aging Microtek IV. After installation, I noted a significant vibration at any speed above low. After inspecting the item, I found the shaft hole location on the impeller was off center. I notified Broan of the problem and they kindly sent a replacement impeller at no charge to me. After installing the new impeller, operation is somooth as silk at all speeds. The unit is installed in a ductless configuration; the charcoal odor filters work well removing odors from the stove top when cooking. Dispite this initial glitch, I would not hesitate to recommend this fan to anyone. February 6, 2015
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    Can this model be used for under 15"deep upper wall cabinet?

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    Thank you for your question on the model QP230SS range hood. The QP230SS range hood is designed to be installed underneath a standard 12 inch deep cabinet. If installed under a 15 inch cabinet you would need to move it out from the wall and fill in behind the hood. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for further assistance.
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    What is final (not shipping) weight of QP230WW

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    Thank you for your question on the model QP230WW range hood. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for assistance.
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    The aluminum mesh grease filters should be washed in your dishwasher approximately every month depending on the amount of usage. Clean all-metal filters in the dishwasher using a non-phosphate detergent. Discoloration of the filter may occur if using phosphate detergents, or as a result of local water conditions — but this will not affect filter performance. For non-duct filters, it really depends on the frequency and type of cooking that is performed. Normally, every three (3) to six (6) months is recommended for replacing the charcoal filters.
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    36" stainless range hood with 6" back height

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    My current old Broan range hood is 36" wide, with a 6" back height. It is ducted into a duct box that is 3 1/4" deep and 10" wide. Do you have a stainless hood that will work with these dimensions?
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    Thank you for your question on range hoods. We have several range hoods that should meet your needs. You can see what is available on our web site or contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for assistance.
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    My current BEST K210A hood utilizes an internal blower exhausting horizontally through an opening at the back of the hood. Is the opening position and dimensions at the back of the QP230SS the sames as those of the K210A? I prefer not to have to re-cut the hole in the wall.
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    Thank you for your question on the model K210A and QP230SS range hoods. The horizontal exhaust from the QP230SS should line up with the current exhaust from the K210A.
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