744SFL70 CFM Recessed Humidity Sensing Bath Fan/Light, ENERGY STAR® qualified

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  • Recessed lights are popular lighting solutions. But BROAN took it a step further by incorporating powerful ventilation in the same design. Our recessed fan lights disappear into the ceiling with other recessed lights, so they are practical decorating and air removal solutions for any room in the house.
    • Inconspicuous ventilation that automatically turns on and off
    • SensAire technology senses rapid rises in humidity to turn fan on
    • Also turns off automatically based on user-adjustable timer
    • ENERGY STAR® Qualified
    • Powerful and quiet featuring 70 cfm at 1.5 sones
    • Uses R30-shaped, 2700K, 16W, high efficacy, compact fluorescent lamp with GU24 base (included)
    • UL listed for use over tub or shower when connected to GFCI circuit
    • Humidity sensitivity level is adjustable
    • 6” white trim matched to designs of major recessed light manufacturers
    • 4” round duct connector
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  • Baths up to () Sq Ft65
    Ceiling InstallationYes
    CFM @ 0.10"70
    CFM @ 0.125"N/A
    CFM @ 0.25"55
    ColorWhite
    CSANo
    cUL ListedYes
    Duct DirectionHorizontal
    Duct Size4"
    ENERGY STAR® qualifiedYes
    Globe Glass ColorN/A
    Grille FinishMatte White
    Grille Length7-3/8" Dia
    Grille Width7-3/8" Dia
    Heater wattageN/A
    Housing Dimensions L x W x H8-1/4" x 12-3/4" x 6-3/4"
    Housing Height6-3/4"
    Housing Length8-1/4"
    Housing Width12-3/4"
    Humidity SensingYes
    HVI CertifiedYes
    Light Bulb Quantity1
    Light Bulb Wattage16 Watts
    Light Bulbs IncludedYes
    Lighting TypeFluorescent
    MaterialPolymeric
    Minimum construction space required2x8
    Motor engineered for continuous operationNo
    NightlightNo
    Product Weight10 lbs
    Project PackNo
    Rated Amps0.5
    Rated Sones - VerticalN/A
    Rated Watts34.4
    Sones1.5
    UL Listed for use over bathtubs or showers when connected to a GFCI circuitYes
    Wall InstallationNo
    Warranty1 Year
    Watts @ 0.1"34.4
    Watts @ 0.25"32.3
  • Rated 5 out of 5 by 5 reviewers.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by This is a great product. I love this product. it is very quite and works great. When I turn off the shower there is no steam in the bathroom. I could not be happier. March 10, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Great unit for small bathroom! My wife and I were shopping for a bathroom fan that looks good, is quiet, and keeps the bathroom dry after long showers. My bathroom requires a fan rated for 64 CFM minimum. We selected the Broan 744 with a rating of 70 CFM. The fan is quiet and the recessed installation appeals to us. Shortly after installing the unit, however, I noticed that long showers resulted in moisture on the ceiling. I went up the attic to inspect the installation and re-taped the exhaust duct to the unit for a good seal, and also re-positioned the attic insulation flat/against the top of the ceiling sheet rock to minimize condensation due to the cold air in the unheated attic and the warm bathroom. This helped alleviate moisture on the bathroom ceiling after showers. My only recommendation to readers is when determining minimum CFM required, note whether your installation is ideal per Broan instructions. If not, consider purchasing a fan that exceeds the minimum required CFM. For example, if you use a corregated duct in lieu of sheet metal, or have an additional 90 degree turn or elbow, don't hesitate to select a fan with a higher CFM. The Broan 744 has been installed for nine months and is meeting my family's needs and expectations. March 10, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Wonderful Fan - So Quiet I sometimes think its off! This fan is amazing. Not only does it look much better than those ugly and huge grill type fans, but its so quiet. I seriously have to stop sometimes and stand still to hear it. The humidistat feature is fantastic as well as it comes on automatically and leaves me with worries about moisture. I would highly recommend this fan. I've had mine for a full year now and have no regrets. I'm an architect by the way, and I now use this fan on my projects if I can. November 20, 2013
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Option for Limited Space I am a master electrician who has installed many type of recess can lights and exhaust fans. This product installs with ease and works well in small ceiling spaces. Performance is very good, with low noise level. Installed Qty 2 in our lower level bath that is appprox 300 SQ FT. When opened product box it was missing a trim housing for recess can light. Contacted Broan and one was sent out right away with no issues. February 20, 2013
    Rated 5 out of 5 by rating This is an excellent value for the money, looks great and best of all you can bareley hear the exhaust fan running. February 20, 2013
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    Thank you for your question on the model 744SFL humidity sensing exhaust fan/light. To have the humidity sensor available at all times as well as independent operation of the light and exhaust fan override, you would need three switches and the associated wiring. To have the humidity sensor available at all times and independent operation of the light, you would need two switches. The installation instructions are available for download on our web site or you can contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for assistance.
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    Is the light dimmable?

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    Thank you for your question on the model 744SFL humidity sensing exhaust fan/fluorescent light. We do not recommend using a light dimmer on the 744SFL.
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    Thank you for your question on the model 744SFL humidity sensing exhaust fan/fluorescent light. There is no option for a lens to be installed over the bulb in the 744SFL. The grille also needs to stay open for the humidity sensor to work.
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    can the light & fan be run on separate switches?

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    Thank you for your question on the model 744 exhaust fan/light. The 744 is designed for independent operation of the exhaust fan and light with separate switches.
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    What is the maximum 4" flexible duct length the fan can support?

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    When using 4" insulated flex duct to connect to the fan, how long of a duct run can the fan flow support?
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    Thank you for your question on the model 744SFL humidity sensing exhaust fan/fluorescent light. The length of duct work is based on 4” rigid duct work. The 744SFL will handle up to 29 feet of straight, rigid, 4” duct work (flex duct will generally reduce this distance). You would need to reduce that distance by 4’ for every elbow.
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