QS242BC42", Bisque-on-Bisque, Under Cabinet Hood, 300 CFM

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  • The QS2 Range Hood is over 50% quieter than the average hood and delivers brilliant halogen lighting to your cook top. Three-position, soft-touch controls and a non-stick, DuPont Teflon® coating on the bottom cover make it smooth and easy to clean. This hood’s quiet nature is due to its high-performance centrifugal blower. You’ll be able to carry on a conversation while cooking and you won’t miss out on the juicy details.

    • Powder-coated finish in bisque is durable, easy to clean and will be a perfect match to your bisque appliances
    • Monochromatic bisque controls blend with hood for a clean, neat appearance
    • 42” width to fit with like-size cook tops and cabinetry. Proper sizing provides effective ventilation
    • Rated at 0.9 sones on Normal speed, the QS2 is over 50% quieter than the typical range hood in its class. The 300 CFM fan provides effective ventilation and you won’t have to turn up the volume to hear your favorite song while cooking
    • Three-speed, soft-touch controls with LED indicators give you convenient command of Normal, Mid and High fan speeds. Use the quiet, Normal, setting for average cooking conditions and switch to Mid or High to quickly remove unwanted cooking aromas
    • Twin halogen light system designed for bulbs up to 50 W,(PAR20 bulbs not included), can be adjusted to three levels with the front soft-touch push buttons. They provide bright, soft or ambient illumination for impressive lighting over the cook top and surrounding area. Enjoy the clear advantage of seeing what you are cooking
    • Two dishwasher-safe, aluminum grease filters are engineered to remove airborne particles efficiently and clean up easily to keep your range hood operating at peak efficiency (For non-duct option use charcoal filter, Model BPSF42, sold separately)
    • Clean SenseTM charcoal filters (BPSF42, sold separately) have an indicator that changes color when replacement is necessary for an easy maintenance reminder (non-ducted installation only)
    • Heat SentryTM feature detects excessive heat and adjusts blower speed to high automatically. This smart feature protects and prolongs the life of your range hood
    • Easy installation with keyhole mounting slots, connector/backdraft dampers and four ducting options provide simple flexibility
      • 3 1/4” x 10” vertical discharge
      • 3 1/4” x 10” horizontal discharge
      • 7” round, vertical discharge
      • Non-ducted recirculation requires two Clean SenseTM charcoal filters, BPSF42, sold separately
    • Includes adjustable duct connectors to accommodate off-center ductwork and make installation a snap
    • Permanently lubricated fan motor is designed for years of trouble-free service
    • UL listed for safety and HVI certified to ensure confidence in performance ratings
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  • Accessories OptionalYes
    Accommodates Ceiling HeightN/A
    Blower Air Mover TypeCentrifugal Blower
    Blower IncludedYes
    Boost ModeNo
    CFM (Airflow)300
    Color/FinishBisque
    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 TypeMicroMesh Aluminum
    Flue Accommodates ceilings up to xx ftN/A
    Heat Sentry - Temperature SensorYes
    HVI CertifiedYes
    Light Bulb Quantity2
    Light Bulbs IncludedNo
    Lighting FunctionThree-level
    Lighting TypeHalogen
    Max Sones/100 CFM1.5
    Minimum Height Above Cook Top16-3/4"
    Mounting SystemWall
    Mounting TypeUnder Cabinet
    NightlightNo
    Non-Stick CoatedYes
    Product Depth (inches)20"
    Product Height (inches)7-1/4"
    Product Width (inches)42"
    Rated Amps2.0
    Remote ControlNo
    Sones Certified Horizontal Rectangular High4.5
    Sones Certified Horizontal Rectangular Low0.9
    Sones Certified Vertical Rectangular High5.5
    Sones Certified Vertical Rectangular Low1.0
    Sones Certified Vertical Round High5.0
    Sones Certified Vertical Round Low0.8
    Switch Control Settings3
    Switch StyleElectronic
    TimerNo
    UL ListedYes
    Voltage120
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    How to remove filters on QP230BC for cleaning?

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    Thank you for your question on the model QS242BC range hood. There should either be tabs or finger holes in the grease filters. To remove the filter, you would push the filter towards the back of the hood and pull down on the filter. You can download the installation instructions from our web site or contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for further assistance.
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    Prepare the hood . Page 3 # 9 .

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    Claxton , Georgia
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    Does not seem to fit as flush as it should. The baffle does not lay flat in side the chute ? Thanks,walter
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    Thank you for your question. In order to assist you further, please call our Technical Support group at 800-637-1453. They will be glad to help you.
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    Thank you for your question on the model QS230SS range hood. 300 CFM is for the high speed. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for further assistance.
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    Thank you for your question on the model QS236WW range hood. At the present time, the only bulbs we can recommend are the bulbs listed in the installation instructions. The installation instructions state: “Install (2) PAR20, 50W Maximum Halogen Bulbs or (2) R16, 40 W Maximum Incandescent Bulbs.”
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    my Broan 30" model QS230SS is currently ductless how do i convert it

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    Thank you for your question about changing the QS230S for use in a non-duct application. To accomplish this, a number of steps will need to be followed. To accurately discuss these necessary steps please contact our technical service department at 1-800-637-1453.
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