Specifier Review


Xpelair Ventilation Solutions has launched the GX EC3 range, its first fan range to feature in Xpelair’s Carbonlite commercial family.


Utilising the latest techniques in contemporary design, the GX EC3 models are Ideal for large domestic and commercial applications as they have been specifically designed to significantly reduce carbon emissions and aid compliance with the latest Building Regulations.

Designed to keep running costs to a minimum, the range employs the latest advances that have been made in motor technology and features the Ultra EC motor, which is one of the most efficient on the market.

The GX EC3 range is available in 6 and 9 inch options and comes in a number of variants, all of which have actuated thermo backdraught shutters to protect against noise and draught, finger guards for increased safety and feature a sleek new grille for improved aesthetic appeal.

The available variations include the GX6 EC3 two speed extract fan, the GX6 EC3R, which is Xpelair’s first single speed intake or extract model and the multi-speed GX9 EC3, which can be controlled using the Xpelair MS2 offering additional versatility and style.

Anna Lovelock, Strategic Alliance Manager, commented: ‘The GX EC3 products are the first commercial offering from our Carbonlite range and provides unparalleled carbon reduction and efficiency. It has a fantastic new look, is easy to install and features our best EC motor to date, ensuring reliability and optimal performance. The higher efficiency level of 80% means the units are much more eco-friendly and will save end users money while reducing their carbon footprint.

‘The GX EC3 range complies with and exceeds the requirements of the sections of the Building Regulations which govern ventilation quality, making them ideal for both new build and retrofit installations.’

For more information on Xpelair and its extensive range of domestic, commercial and industrial ventilation solutions visit www.xpelair.co.uk or call 0844 372 7750.