Smoke Eater Selection Guide
LakeAir Announces a new Smoke Eater selection Guide. Are you confused about what products
you should be using to remove smoke from your home or business? This new guide helps you
go through the critical steps in selecting the right Smoke Eater. Goodbye smoke, hello fresh air.
Determining the proper volume of air purification, which is measured in CFM (cubic feet per
minute) is the first step. See the illustration below. Click image to got the calculator
Once you know how much air cleaning volume you need you can investigate what type
of smoke eater will work best for you. There are many models and filtration types.
Flush Ceiling Mounts
The LakeAir LAFC was designed to fit easily into a 2ʹ x 4ʹ ceiling grid. These units weigh about 100 pounds and
require only 11 inches of head room. Our New 2x2CM models flit into a 2ʹ x 2ʹ ceiling grid. Both of the units can
also be mounted flush to the ceiling in a dry wall or plaster ceiling. You will need create a frame in the ceiling
for non drop ceilings.
These models are equipped with 4 eyebolts for easy hanging. Their relatively light weight allow them to be
hung in most any structure. You should be able to hang them from the same supports that the drop ceiling is
hung from. you can find more information on the hanging procedures in the product manuals.
Direct to Ceiling Mounts
It is possible to mount our LAFC and 2x2CM directly to the ceiling. We make mounting brackets that will allow
you to fasten the commercial smoke removal machines directly ceiling rafters. The brackets are sturdy and use
a 24 inch center configuration common in many commercial buildings. The LAFC and 2x2CM models have
galvanized steel exteriors that you may want to paint or cover with the appropriate skirting kits available as a
Ceiling Hung Mounts
Ceiling Hung Mounting is very popular for our LA2 line. These units are cubbish in design. They are very good at
moving large amounts of air or absorbing large volum