customer id--

Minka Aire 65" Xtreme H2O Wet in Oil Rubbed Bronze

F896-65-ORB

F896-65-ORB - Minka Aire 65" Xtreme H2O Wet in Oil Rubbed Bronze

F896-65-ORB
  • 9092 CFM (3.55 MPH Breeze)
  • Oil Rubbed Bronze Motor w/Oil Rubbed Bronze Blades
  • 65 Inch Blade Span | 4 Degree Pitch
  • Rated For Indoors (dry rated), Outdoor Covered (damp rated), Outdoor Uncovered (wet rated), High Wind (wet rated)
  • Super Efficient DC Motor - 123mm x 30mm
  • 6 Speed Remote Control

Starting At $449.95

Options
F896-65-ORB in Oil Rubbed Bronze
$659.85 $449.95
MSRP $0.00
Discount: 0% Off!
Shipping Free
TOTAL

$449.95

  Quantity
()
209 In Stock! Ships in 1 to 2 Business Days*

Other Finishes for this Ceiling Fan

84" Xtreme H2O Wet

Talk to an Expert. 1-800-201-1193 (click to call)
Minka Aire 65" Xtreme H2O Ceiling Fan Model F896-65-ORB in Oil Rubbed Bronze with Matching blades. The 65" Xtreme H2O Wet is a Large Contemporary style Ceiling Fan. This fan features a Super Efficient DC 123mm x 30mm Motor with a 4 Degree Blade Pitch producing an AirFlow rating of 5 (where 5 is best). It is operated by a 6 Speed Remote Control. This is a UL listed outdoor wet rated fan, so it can be installed anywhere outdoors in covered areas or uncovered locations directly exposed to rain. It can also be installed indoors. Replaces model F886-65-ORB.

Ceiling Fan Comparison Graph

  • 5

    Quality

  • 3.55

    MPH

  • 9092

    CFM

  • 175

    Efficiency

  • 52

    Watts

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0
Breeze rating Info Breeze rating is from 1 to 5 where 5 is the strongest breeze!
80
Wind Speed Factor Info The higher the Wind Speed Factor the cooler you will feel! 3.55 MPH

Our Exclusive Benefits!

LIFETIME RETURN POLICY!
5 YEAR FREE REPLACEMENT PARTS PLAN!
FREE Shipping (over $49)
LOWEST PRICE GUARANTEE!
FREE LIFETIME Price Protection Plan!*
FREE Technical Support!
Complete Customer Satisfaction!
Online 4 Years Longer Than Google!
This industrial size fan lends itself to almost any large room setting with high ceilings and is great for any location indoors or outdoors. Because it is UL listed for wet locations, it can even be installed outdoors in uncovered areas where it is directly exposed to rain. This clean, sleek contemporary design with a DC motor comes in 65" and 84" blade spans, making it perfect for both average and large areas.
Included Control: Remote Control with 6 speeds forward and reverse.
*11"
10.75"
N/A
N/A
N/A
65"
Building codes require blades to be at least 7' from the floor.

*NOTE: Minka Aire measures the blade distance to the TOP of the blade. Please add approximately 1/2" to 1" to estimate the distance to the bottom of the blades.

Features & Specifications

Motor Size Super Efficient DC Motor - 123mm x 30mm Motor
Quality Rating 5 out of 5 (5 is best)
Blade Pitch 4 degree blade pitch
Blade Span 65" blade span
Blade Qty 8 blades
Blades Color Oil Rubbed Bronze Blades finished blades (included)
RPMs 51 to 136 RPM
Speeds 6 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? No
Accepts Universal Light Kits No
Voltage Uses 110 Volt electricity
ENERGY STAR Qualified No
Style Group Contemporary
Warranty Lifetime Limited Motor Warranty
Included Downrod(s) Call For Details
Flushmount Capability Cannot Be Flush Mounted
Leadwire Length 80"

How does the Minka Aire 65" Xtreme H2O Wet in Oil Rubbed Bronze 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 = 5.000000 (average is 3)
With a Quality Rating of 5, the Minka Aire 65" Xtreme H2O Wet in Oil Rubbed Bronze is among the finest quality ceiling fans made. It will run smooth and quiet without wobbling or making noise and you can let it run 24 hours a day for years on end without any worries of the motor burning out.

Wind Speed Factor: 3.55 MPH (average is about 3)
A Wind Speed Factor of 3.55 MPH gives this fan a Breeze Rating of 4 out of 5. This is above average when it comes to ceiling fans, so you can expect to feel a decent amount of cooling breeze from the 65" Xtreme H2O Wet. Keep in mind that fans with a large blade span like this one may move lots of air when it comes to CFM (Cubic Feet per Minute), but the airflow is spread over a larger area, so the actual concentration of the airflow (wind speed) is usually less than that of normal size fans. For the best wind-chill effect in larger rooms you may want to consider two or more smaller fans (50" to 56") that have a significantly higher wind speed factor. However, if you can only install a single fan, a larger fan like this may be a reasonable compromise. Just don't expect to feel as much breeze as the abnormally high CFM rating leads you to believe. 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 = 9092 CFM (average is about 5,000)
WOW...the Minka Aire 65" Xtreme H2O Wet in Oil Rubbed Bronze moves a whopping 9092 CFM of air with a Wind Speed of 3.55 MPH. This is a huge amount of air considering the airflow of an average ceiling fan is just 5755 CFM! The 3.55 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 Minka Aire 65" Xtreme H2O Wet in Oil Rubbed Bronze 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 = 175 CFM/Watt (average is about 86)
An Efficiency Rating of 175 is very far above 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 = 52 Watts (average is about 76)
52 Watts per hour is well below average, which is excellent because the Minka Aire 65" Xtreme H2O Wet in Oil Rubbed Bronze will cost 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 thermostat 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

  • 5

    Quality

  • 3.55

    MPH

  • 9092

    CFM

  • 175

    Efficiency

  • 52

    Watts

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0
Breeze rating Info Breeze rating is from 1 to 5 where 5 is the strongest breeze!
80
Wind Speed Factor Info The higher the Wind Speed Factor the cooler you will feel! 3.55 MPH

Performance Data

Speed RPMs CFMs Amps Watts EPA Efficiency
(CFMs/Watt)
High 136 9092 0.62 52 175
Med 110 6922 - - NA
Low 51 3360 - - NA

"-" 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

Fan Watts Light Watts Cost of Electricity/kWh Hours/Day Days/Year
$ hours days
$/hour
$/year
(Instructions/Details)
Blade Span CFM Wind Speed MPH Wind Speed LFM Calculate
3.55 MPH 0 LFM
Enter the CFM and Blade Span. Read About Wind Speed Here!

This label is required by the FTC to be published
by any company selling this fan on the Internet.

ENERGY INFORMATION
at High Speed

Airflow
9092
Cubic Feet
Per Minute
Airflow
52
Watts
(excludes lights)
Airflow Efficiency
175
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.

Money-Saving Tip: turn off fan when leaving room
Write Your Own Review
You're reviewing:Minka Aire 65" Xtreme H2O Wet in Oil Rubbed Bronze
Your Rating

Questions & Answers

Search Q/A
Sort by
Expand All +

See it in a Room

Use our interactive tool to see this fan in a room setting. You can move and resize the fan image to get a better look.

Select a room type from the menu to view our galleries, upload your own photos to see the fan in your room or email us your photos and we will email you a # to enter here.