This patent-pending series marks a revolution of our mid-range ventilation fans. It gives professionals the flexibility to handle new construction or room-side retrofit installations from one hard-working product line with a full range of operating points. Innovations include foldable mounting ears and new damper and housing technology that improve building airtightness like never before. And all with new grille designs that are at home in any decor.
- 50 CFM reduces humidity to quickly eliminate fogged mirrors and manage moisture in bathrooms up to 45 square feet, so your vision will always be clear and your surroundings will always be comfortable
- Retrofit installations can be done entirely from the room-side – no attic access required. This means a faster, easier installation, so you can move on to something else
- With our TrueSeal™ Damper Technology, InVent fans reduce air leakage by up to 50%* compared to competitive models, resulting in better home performance via blower door tests and reducing cold and warm air backdrafts
- EzDuct™ Connector can be installed room-side with no attic access required, fan housing connection have never been easier
- ENERGY STAR® Certified
- UL Listed for use over tubs and showers with a GFCI circuit; so you can capture the steam before it spreads throughout the room by locating your fan exactly where you need it the most
*Testing reflects total fan housing airtightness. See nutone.com/invent for more details.
NuTone InVent Series Features & Benefits Video
NuTone InVent Series How To Install
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What are CFMs? - Danny Lipford
How long can the venting for my bath vent be? Can I use flexible duct? - Danny Lipford
Cleaning a Bath Exhaust Fan - Danny Lipford
Proper Ventilation Equals A Healthy Home - Danny Lipford
How To Ventilate The Whole House - Danny Lipford
Evacuate the Bathroom
Breathe Easy – What you need to know to ensure proper home ventilation
|Bathrooms up to (X) Square Feet||45|
|CFM @ 0.10"||50|
|CFM @ 0.25"||37|
|ENERGY STAR® certified product||Yes|
|Grille Finish||White Polymeric|
|Housing Dimension LxWxH||9-1/4" x 10" x 5-3/4"|
|Light Bulb Quantity||N/A|
|Light Bulb Wattage||N/A|
|Light Bulbs Included||No|
|Lighting Type||No Light|
|Minimum construction space required||2" x 6"|
|Motor engineered for continuous operation||Yes|
|Product Weight (Pounds)||10.0 lbs.|
|Radiation Damper Available||Yes|
|UL Listed for use over bathtubs or showers when connected to a GFCI circuit||Yes|
AEN50 is rated
Rated 4 out of
Install this fan a couple of months ago it's very quiet and very reliable. Installation is quite simple as stated.
Date published: 2017-01-31
Will thie AEN50 work with double sheetrock for fire rated applications?
Do I need the hangers for a more custom fit due to the double sheetrock?
Thank you for your question on the model AEN50 exhaust fan. You should be able to install the AEN50 in a double sheetrock ceiling by connecting it to the ceiling joist. You will not be able to use the hanger bars in this application. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 888-336-6151 if you need further assistance.
Date published: 2016-08-31
How much more noisey is the AEN80?
How much more noise does the AEN80 80-CFM fan create than this 50-CFM fan?
Thank you for your question. The AEN80 is rated at 0.8 Sones and the AEN50 is rated at 0.5 Sones. For further assistance, contact Technical Support at 888-336-6151.
Date published: 2018-11-05