Hunter Rainsford

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Description

Shown in Picture: Hunter Rainsford Ceiling Fan Model 53347 in Premier Bronze With Premier Bronze (Plastic) Blades. The Rainsford is looking sharp and ready to impress. This casual design has universal appeal that will fit with almost any style of decor, and it's wet-rated to withstand direct rain contact and other extreme elements of outdoor environments. And most importantly, the impressive motor performance will keep you feeling comfortable for many years to come. .

Manufacturers Info
BrandHunter
CategoryOutdoor Ceiling Fan
StyleCasual
FamilyRainsford
Air Flow CFM5167.63
Air Flow Efficiency84.85
AmperageHigh:0.496, Medium:0.329, Low:0.200
Blade FinishPremier Bronze/ Premier Bronze
Blade Pitch13
Blade Span52
Blades IncludedYes
Down Rod Included3 & 2
Electricity Used60.9
Motor Fan Speed3
Motor RPMHigh:161, Medium:102, Low:65
Motor Size172x12
Motor TypeDirect Drive
Pull Chain IncludedYes
Voltage120
WarrantyLimited Lifetime Motor
AirflowMedium:3548.54, Low:2228.62
Airflow EfficiencyMedium:143.09, Low:237.09
Blade MaterialsPlastic
Electricity UseMedium:24.8, Low:9.4
Fan Height Blades to Ceiling11.3
Fan Height of Canopy2.76
Fan Height of Motor Housing5.12
Fan Height w/o Lightkit12.8
Fan Width of Canopy6.75
Fan Width of Motor Housing12.65
LocationOutdoor
Mounting Options3
Safety Rating Listing AgencyETL Listed
Style CategoryCasual

Ceiling Fan Comparison Graph

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  • 5168
  • 85
  • 61
  • Quality
  • MPH
  • CFM
  • Efficiency
  • Watts
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Breeze rating Info Breeze rating is from 1 to 5 where 5 is the strongest breeze!
60
Wind Speed Factor Info The higher the Wind Speed Factor the cooler you will feel! 2.99 MPH

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Features

Features & Specifications

Motor Size 172mm x 12mm Direct Drive Motor
Quality Rating 3 out of 5 (5 is best)
Blade Pitch 13 degree blade pitch
Blade Span 52" blade span
Blade Qty 5 blades
Blades Color Premier Bronze (Plastic) finished blades (included)
RPMs 102 to 161 RPM
Speeds 3 Speed
Reverse Function Yes
Indoor Rating UL Listed for use indoors
Outdoor Rating UL Listed for outdoor WET locations in both covered and uncovered areas. Can be exposed directly to rain.
Includes Uplight No
Includes Downlight No
Can Lights be Added? Yes
Accepts Universal Light Kits Yes
Voltage Uses 110 Volt electricity
ENERGY STAR Qualified No
Style Group Traditional
Warranty Lifetime Limited Motor Warranty
Included Downrod(s) 2", 3" and Flush Mount
Flushmount Capability Flush Adapter Included
Leadwire Length 80"
Dimensions
11.8"
11.8"
2.76"
12.65" Wide
6.75"
52"
13°
Building codes require blades to be at least 7' from the floor.
Included Downrod Length(s): 2", 3" and Flush Mount - Measurements taken using 2" Downrod.
Finishes

Finish Options

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Installation
Where can this fan be installed?
Indoors
Dry Locations

Yes
Outdoor Damp Locations
(covered areas)

Yes
Outdoor Wet Locations
(exposed to rain)

Yes

UL Listed for Wet Applications: The Hunter Rainsford is UL Listed for Outdoor Wet Locations, which means that you can install it outdoors in uncovered or partially covered areas where it will be directly exposed to rain. Great for a gazebo, lanais, lattice covered patio or any other outdoor area. As with all outdoor ceiling fans, you can also install them indoors in any room that you desire.

Performance

How does the Hunter Rainsford Compare to the Average Ceiling Fan?

Note The Editor's Review is based on the latest product specifications and performance data we have in our database directly from the manufacturer. We take this information and convert it into laymans terms to give you an idea of what you can expect from the fan. Actual performance may vary depending on the circumstances of your application such as room size, ceiling height, blade selection and climate.

Quality Rating = 3 (average is 3)
A Quality Rating of 3 is average. Fans with this rating are decent quality, but not the best. Although the Hunter Rainsford ceiling fan will run smooth and quiet at the low and medium speeds, they may not operate as perfectly on high speed as fans rated 4 or 5 and may need more balancing during installation.

Wind Speed Factor: 2.99 MPH (average is about 3)
A Wind Speed Factor of 2.99 MPH gives this fan a Breeze Rating of 3 out of 5. This is rather average when it comes to ceiling fans, so you will feel some cooling breeze, but don't expect the Hunter Rainsford to blow your socks off. Aside from Quality, which accounts for smooth quiet operation and durability, the amount of wind-chill a fan can provide to cool you off is the most important consideration.

Airflow = 5168 CFM (average is about 5,000)
5168 CFM is pretty much average, so don't expect a super strong breeze from this fan. However, most people are used to average ceiling fans, so if you have never experienced a fan more powerful than this, you may be satisfied with the Hunter Rainsford. The 2.99 MPH wind speed is a little lower than you might expect with such a high airflow. The wind speed tells you how much breeze you can expect to feel when you are beneath the fan. Due to the blade span of this fan, the actual concentration of airflow is spread over a larger area, so the ultimate cooling effect is a little less than some fans with smaller blade spans. This is a compromise that you may be willing to accept if the actual area where you spend your time is further away from the center of the fan, which is why you may consider a larger fan such as this one. In this case the Hunter Rainsford will allow you to raise your thermostat by 1 or 2 degrees, which will still help you save additional money on your cooling bills (if you have AC).

Efficiency Rating = 85 CFM/Watt (average is about 86)
An Efficiency Rating of 85 is fairly average. Efficiency is defined by the EPA as the amount of airflow a fan produces (CFM) divided by the amount of electricity (Watts) it uses on high speed without any lights on. Efficiency is less important than Airflow because more CFMs allow you to raise your thermostat higher...which is where you will save the most energy. Efficiency becomes more important if you expect to operate several ceiling fans at the same time. (see calculator below)

Electrical Usage = 61 Watts (average is about 76)
61 Watts per hour is slightly below average, which is a good thing. the Hunter Rainsford will cost a little less to operate than the average ceiling fan. Use the calculator below to estimate just how much it will cost to operate this fan in "Your home".

Wind Speed Factor -vs- Efficiency: Wind Speed is KING! Ceiling fans can save you a lot on your energy bills if you use them properly to reduce your use of central air. Ceiling fans cool you off by creating a wind-chill effect, so the more wind speed a fan generates, the cooler it will make you feel. The cooler your ceiling fan can make you feel, the higher you can raise your AC thermostat to conserve energy without sacrificing your level of comfort. Raising your thermostat by 10 degrees can save you up to 40% on your cooling bills, but you cannot raise your thermostat by 10 degrees if you focus only on ceiling fans that use less energy rather than ones that generate higher wind speed. To put this in perspective: A typical central air system uses about 3500 Watts when it is running, so if a ceiling fan that uses 100 watts allows you to raise your thermostat a couple degrees higher than a more "efficient" fan that uses only 50 watts, the savings you will get by raising your AC therestat a couple degrees higher is far more than the difference of 50 watts between the two fans. With that said, a ceiling fan that uses less watts yet produces higher wind speed is a win-win.

Ceiling Fan Comparison Graph

  • 3
  • 2.99
  • 5168
  • 85
  • 61
  • Quality
  • MPH
  • CFM
  • Efficiency
  • Watts
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0
Breeze rating Info Breeze rating is from 1 to 5 where 5 is the strongest breeze!
60
Wind Speed Factor Info The higher the Wind Speed Factor the cooler you will feel! 2.99 MPH

Performance Data

Speed RPMs CFMs Amps Watts EPA Efficiency
(CFMs/Watt)
High 161 5168 0.5 61 85
Med 65 3549 0.33 9 394
Low 102 2229 0.2 25 89

"-" means that the data was not available at the time this information was published or the manufacturer simply does not test for the data that is missing.

Operational Cost Calculator

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2.99 MPH 0 LFM
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ENERGY INFORMATION
at High Speed

Airflow
5168
Cubic Feet
Per Minute
Airflow
61
Watts
(excludes lights)
Airflow Efficiency
85
Cubic Feet Per
Minute Per Watt

Compare: 49" to 60" ceiling fans have airflow efficiencies
ranging from approximately 51 to 176 cubic feet per
minute per watt at high speed.

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