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We have purchased 2 window units, model number AEW10APH1. Where do we find the drain on the bottom for the condesation to drain from?

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Hello, most window air conditioners do not have a bottum drain. The way they get rid of the condensate is by having tje fan splash it on tje condenser, since the condenser is warm it will evaporate the condensate and this cyle keeps reapeating untill the unit is turned off.

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