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Discuss Centrifugal extractor fan choice in the Bathrooms, Showers and Wetrooms area at UKPlumbersForums.co.uk.

  1. ArchieC

    ArchieC New Member

    Does anyone have experience of the Vent Axia Solo Plus or Quadra range? I need a bathroom extractor for a relatively long extraction run. The Quadra seems more powerful on paper but also more noisy?

    Is it worth going for the Humidstat version for a bathroom with no windows or just a timer with an overrun?
     
  2. ShaunCorbs

    ShaunCorbs Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    If it's a long run why not use an inline fan ?
     
  3. Chalked

    Chalked Plumber GSR

    Humidistat are the best, as it will run on until the moisture is lowered. Go for the best you can afford, with the best flow. All are noisey to some extent. If you can get an inline fan amd fit it to a somthing solid. This will keep the noise down.
     
  4. ArchieC

    ArchieC New Member

    Can't break the ceiling for an inline fan so has to be a surface mounted centrifugal but not mega noisy as the bathroom is off the bedroom.
     
  5. ShaunCorbs

    ShaunCorbs Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    So your mounting it to the wall and cutting a hole through ??
     
  6. ArchieC

    ArchieC New Member

    No it will be ceiling mounted.
     
  7. ShaunCorbs

    ShaunCorbs Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    how as you said you cant drill the ceiling ?
     
  8. ArchieC

    ArchieC New Member

    I said I can't break the ceiling (as it has already been finished) so the fan will be surface mounted. The wire is there as is the ducting.
     
  9. zzzjim

    zzzjim Well-Known Member

    Sadly ceiling destined to be a sound board , need access to pipework and stick it in-line !