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Need to find fan for AC# DVAC10038EE. Hi, need to find this fan for my new AC, was busted while trying to make hole in bottom as too much water accumulated. Any idea where this item could be purchased? ASAP....! Thanks. Frank

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  • chaillet Aug 26, 2008

    Hi,

    The fan itself (blade assy) was damaged, the motor is OK. Never found the drain or drain plugs on bottom panel, the fan was spinning IN accumulated water and was splashing everywere. The air con had an even more aggressive slope than recommended in install instr.



    So basically "made" a drain but busted the plastic fan blades in process.



    Thanks for the relpy.

  • chaillet Aug 26, 2008

    Well nub error! the blades are busted now! too late for good advise......need solution to replace fan. Any ideas? Danby has provided me with part# 201100320004 but this number is not coming up now. Got local reps looking into it for months now, still no answer, was a hot summer no air con. cauze stupidity on my part. Still hope on miracle to happen! NEED FAN! Lol thx,

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Hey, I like your explaination of error. so forget plastic blades, go metal! Just take the blade down to a dealer and tell them to match you up as close as possible ,,(the #'s of blades--Pitch- slinger ring or not..and the hole diameter..--& blades diameters thats all! and tell them just get close to specs. Thank-you very-much!

Posted on Aug 26, 2008

Hey, why did you need a drain hole any way? There's a ring, on the newer type units, around the fan blade called the "slinger ring" which picks ups the water and splash it on the coils to cools the hot gases,which in turn cools the freon. The bottom of the back coils are suppose to set in water to help cools, so don't lean it too much only to keep the water flowing backward to the back coils..! If you want to ,you can cut this slinger ring off.and not hurt the blades balance! Thank you-very-much!

Posted on Aug 26, 2008

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Hey, sound like it as doing its job, to remove moisture ans send it to the back bottom coils ,which it suppose to cool the hot gases on the bottom run of coils then if too much water , it runs out the drain hole. You didn't say the fan blades or the fan motor?

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