Congratulations on your purchase of a Minka-AireTM ceiling fan! Your new fan will be a beautiful addition to you home, and will keep you comfortable throughout the year. TM Minka-Aire offers a variety of ceiling fans: combinations of wood and brass finish, solid designer colors, and unique glass and crystal designs. A large selection of light fixtures and light kits are also available. Ask your dealer about accessories that will allow your to customize your fan. We're certain that your Minka-AireTM fan will provide you will many years of comfort, energy savings and satisfaction. To ensure your personal safety and to maximize the performance of your fan, please read this manual thoroughly. LIMITED LIFETIME WARRANTY Minka-AireTM warrants this fan to be free from defects in material and workmanship for one year from the date of purchase, expect for the motor, Minka-AireTM warrants to the original owner that the motor in this fan shall be free from defects in material and workmanship as long as the original purchase owns the fan. MinkaAireTM only obligation under this limited warranty is to replace repair or refund the purchase price any fan confirmed by Minka-AireTM to be defective in material or workmanship after such fan is returned to Minka-AireTM by the original purchase along with a proof of purchase and with shipping charges prepaid. This warranty shall not apply to fans which have been damaged as a result of improper installation, removed from the original installation or subjected to use for which the fan was not designed. The customer shall be responsible for any cost of removing the old fan, installing a new fan or any other costs. This limited lifetime warranty is in lieu of all other expressed warranties. Minka-AireTM shall under no circumstances be liable for any incidental or consequential damages. Date Purchase Store Purchase Model Number Serial Number F702 CONTENTS SAFETY RULES................................................................................... 1 PACKAGE CONTENTS.....................................................................2 INSTALLING THE FAN.................................................................... 3 ASSEMBLING THE FAN................................................................... 4 HANGING THE FAN........................................................................ 5 ELECTRICAL CONNECTIONS...................................................... 6 INSTALLING THE WALL TRANSMITTER.................................. 7 FINISHING THE INSTALLATION................................................. 8 BLADE INSTALLATION................................................................... 9 INSTALLING THE LIGHT BULB & GLASS SHADE............... 10 OPERATING YOUR WALL TRANSMITTER............................. 11 CARE OF YOUR FAN..................................................................... 12 TROUBLESHOOTING....................................................................13 SPECIFICATIONS.............................................................................14 1151 W. Bradford court, Corona, CA 92882 C and Patents 2002, All Rights Reserved UL R LISTED E75795 1. SAFETY RULES 1. Before you begin installing the fan, shut the power off at the circuit breaker or the fuse box. 2.Be cautions! Read all instructions and safety information before installing your new fan. Review accompanying assembly diagrams. 3. Make sure that all electrical connections comply with local codes, ordinances, or National Electrical Codes. Hire a qualified electrician or consult a do-it-yourself wiring handbook if you are unfamiliar with installing electrical wiring. 4. Make sure the installation site you choose allows the fan blades to rotate without any obstructions. Allow a minimum clearance of 7 feet from the floor and the floor to the lowest edge of the blades 18 inches from the tip of the blade to the wall. 5.If you are mounting the fan to a ceiling outlet box, use U.L. Listed metal octagonal outlet box marked "Acceptable for fan support". Secure the box directly to the building structure. The outlet box and its support must be able to support the moving weight of the fan (at least 50 lbs.) Do not use a plastic outlet box. 6. Caution: To reduce the risk of personal injury use only the screws provided with the outlet box. 7. If you are mounting the fan to a joist, make sure it is able to support the moving weight of the fan (at least 50 lbs.). 8. After you install the fan, make sure that all mountings are secured to prevent the fan from falling. 9. Do not insert anything into the fan blades while the fan is operating. 10. Turn the fan off and wait for it to stop completely before reversing the fan direction. NOTE: The important safeguards and instructions appearing in this manual are not meant to cover all possible conditions and situations that may occur. It must be understood that common sense, caution and care are factors which can not be built into this product. These factors must be supplied by the person(s) installing, caring for and operating the unit. WARNING TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE, ELECTRIC SHOCK, OR OTHER PERSONAL INJURY, MOUNT FAN ONLY TO A U.L. LISTED OUTLET BOX OR SUPPORTING SYSTEM MARKED ACCEPTABLE FOR FAN SUPPORT AND USE MOUNTING SCREWS PRO-VIDED WITH THE OUTLET BOX IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE LOCKWASHERS PROVIDED WITH THE FAN, MOST OUTLET BOXES COMMONLY USED FOR THE SUPPORT OF LIGHTING FIXTURES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE FOR FAN SUPPORT AND NEED TO BE REPLACED. CONSULT A QUALIFIED ELECTRICIAN IF IN DOUBT. TO REDUCE THE RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY, DO NOT BEND THE BLADE HOLDERS WHILE INSTALLING, BALANCING THE BLADES, OR CLEANING THE FAN. DO NOT INSERT FOREIGN OBJECTS BETWEEN ROTATING FAN BLADES. TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT USE THIS FAN WITH ANY SOLID-STATE SPEED CONTROL DEVICE PACKAGE CONTENTS 2. 2 1 3 4 5a 5b 6 10 7 11 14a 14b 15 8 12 9 13 16 Unpack your fan and check the contents. You should have the following items: 9. Fan motor/housing assembly 1. Fan blades (5 ) 10. Blade holders (5) 2. Hanger bracket 11. 50W Halogen bulb (2) 3. Canopy 12. Glass shade 4. Canopy cover 13. Light kit stem 5a. Standard downrod assembly 14a.Wall Transmitter Incl. 2 Mounting 5b. Minimum-length downrod (for Screws and 3 Wire Nuts close to ceiling mounting only) 14b.Wall Plate w/2 Mounting screws 6. Coupling cover 15. Receiver with 7 wire nuts 7. Upper housing 16. Balancing kit 8. Bulb holder assembly A C B A. Mounting Hardware: #10 X 1.5" Wood Screws (2 PCs.) #8-32 X 3/4" Machine screws (2PCs.) Lock washers (2 PCs.) 4mm Star washers (2 PCs.) Wire nuts (3 PCs. ) Washers (2PCs.) B. Blade Attachment Hardware: 3/16" x 7 mm Screws (16PCs.) Fibber Washers (16PCs.) C. Bracket Holder Hardware: 3/16" x 3/4" Screws with lock washers (11PCs.) 3. INSTALLING THE FAN Tools Required: Phillips screw driver; slotted screw driver; step-ladder; wire cutters; electrical tape. PARALLEL WOOD BRACE (Min. 2" Thick) CEILING JOIST CROSS BRACE OUTLET BOX OUTLET BOX CEILING JOIST OR CROSS BRACE CEILING JOIST FIG. 1 ANGLED CEILING MAXIMUM 17 ANGLE RECESSED OUTLET BOX FIG. 3 FIG. 2 PROVIDE STRONG SUPPORT HANGER OPENING MUST BE FACING UPSIDE HANGER BAR (OPTIONAL) OUTLET BOX CEILING JOIST HANGER BRACKET FIG. 4 MOUNTING OPTIONS If there isn't an existing mounting box, Figure 1, 2 and 3 are examples of then read the following instructions. different ways to mount the outlet box. Disconnect the power by removing Note:You may need a longer downrod fuses or turning off circuit breakers. to maintain proper blade clearance when installing on a steep, sloped Secure the outlet box directly to the are available building structure. Use appropriate ceiling. Longer downrods TM dealer. Minka-Aire from your fasteners and building materials. The outlet box and its support must be able To hang your fan where there is an to fully support the moving weight of existing fixture but no ceiling joist, you the fan (at least 50 lbs.). Use a UL may need to install a hanger bar as Listed metal outlet box. Do not use a shown in Fig. 4 (available at your plastic outlet box. Minka-AireTM dealer). ASSEMBLING THE FAN 4. Your fan is packed with the motor and Upper Housing unassembled, proceed the following steps for fan assembly: Step1. Remove the two screws and rubber washers from the top of the motor center band. Place the upper housing over the motor center band and secure it with the two screws and rubber washers previously removed. (Fig.5) Step2. Engage the white wire connectors from the motor and the bulb holder assembly make sure the connection is secured Follow the same procedure for the orange and black wire connectors.(Fig.6) Step3. Loosen the three screws (do not remove) from the motor coupling.(Fig. 7) Step4. Place the bulb holder assembly key holes over the 3 screws previously loosened from the motor coupling, turn the bulb holder assembly until it locks in place at the narrow section of the key holes. secure by tightening the three screws previously loosened.(Fig.7) Upper housing Screw Rubber washers Top motor Motor center band Fig. 5 Bulb holder assembly Wire connectors Motor Fig. 6 Bulb holder assembly Screws Motor Motor coupling Fig. 7 5.HANGING THE FAN REMEMBER to turn off the power. Follow the steps below to hang your fan properly: Step 1. Secure the hanger bracket to the ceiling outlet box using screws included with your outlet box, lock washers included with the fan. (Fig.8) Step 2. Loosen the two set screws and remove the hitch pin and lock pin in the top coupling of the motor assembly. (Fig. 9) Step 3. Remove hanger ball from downrod assembly by loosening set screw, removing the cross pin, and sliding ball off rod. (Fig.10) Step 4. Carefully feed fan wires up through the downrod. (Fig. 11) Thread the rod into the coupling, next line up holes and replace lock pin and hitch pin. Tighten set screws. Step 5. Slip coupling cover, canopy cover and canopy onto downrod. (Fig. 12) Carefully reinstall hanger ball onto rod being sure that cross pin is in correct position, set screws are tighten and wires are not twisted. Step 6. Now lift motor assembly into position and place hanger ball into hanger bracket. Rotate until the check groove has dropped into the registration slot and seats firmly. (Fig. 13) Rod should not rotate if this is done correctly. Outlet box Set screws Hitch pin Lock pin Hanger bracket Figure 8 Figure 9 Cross pin Hanger ball Downrod Screw Supply wires Downrod Figure 10 Figure 11 Downrod Coupling cover *Omit coupling cover when using the minimum-length downrod Canopy Canopy cover Set screws Lock pin Figure 12 Registration slot Figure 13 Hitch pin ELECTRICAL CONNECTIONS 6. WARNING: To avoid possible electrical Step 4. (Fig. 16 & 17) If your outlet box has shock, be sure electricity is turned off at a ground wire (green or bare copper) connect the main fuse box before wiring. the fan ground wire from hanger ball and hanger bracket to it; otherwise connect the NOTE: (Fig. 14) This remote control fan ground wire from the hanger ball and unit is equipped with 16 code hanger bracket together. combinations to prevent possible interference from or to other remote Step 5. After the splices are made, secure units. The frequency switches on your connectors with electrical tape. Spread the receiver and wall transmitter have been wires apart so that the green and white wires pre-set from the factory. Please recheck are on one side of the outlet box and the to make sure the switches from both black, orange and blue wires are on the other. units are set to the same positions. Any Make sure there are no loose strands or combination of settings will operate the connections. Turn wire connectors upward fan as long as the wall transmitter and and push the wiring into the outlet box. receiver are set to the same switch settings. Step 1. (Fig.15) Insert the receiver unit into the hanger bracket with the flat side of the receiver facing the ceiling. Step 2. (Fig. 16 & 17) Motor to receiver electrical connections; Connect the black wire from the fan to the black wire marked "To motor L" from the receiver. Connect the white wire from the fan to the white wire marked "To motor N" from the receiver. Connect the blue wire from the fan to the blue wire marked "For bottom light" from the receiver. Connect the orange wire from the fan to the orange wire marked "For Upperlight" from the receiver. Step 3.(Fig. 16 & 17) Receiver to house supply wires electrical connections; Connect the black (Hot) wire from the outlet box to the black wire marked "AC in L" from the receiver. Connect the white (neutral) wire from the outlet box to the white wire marked "AC in N" from the receiver. Secure all wire connections with the plastic wire nuts provided. Fig. 14 Receiver Hanger bracket Fig. 15 Outlet box White (neutral) Black (hot) Green or bare copper (ground) Black ("AC IN L") White ("AC IN N") Receiver Black ("to motor L") White ("to motor N") Blue (for bottom light) Orange (for upper light) Ground (Connect to (green) ground wire on hanger bracket if no house ground wire exists.) Blue (for bottom light) Black (motor) White (neutral) Orange (for upper light) Fan Fig. 16 INPUT Blue Ground Black Black Blue Black White Orange Ground Fig. 17 Green White Orange White AC SUPPLY Black Green Wall control Black Black Black White Black AC120V INSTALLING THE WALL TRANSMITTER 7. WARNING: HOOK UP IN "SERIES ONLY" DO NOT CONNECT THE HOT AND NEUTRAL WIRES OF THE ELECTRIC CIRCUIT TO THE TRANSMITTER WALL SWITCH DAMAGE TO THE SWITCH AND POSSIBLE FIRE COULD OCCUR. Step 1. Remove the existing wall plate and switch from the wall junction box.. Step 2. Make the electrical connections as shown in (Fig. 17). If your outlet box has a ground wire (green or bare copper) connect the wall transmitter's ground wire to it; otherwise connect the wall transmitter's ground wire directly to one of the screws from the outlet box. Step 3. (Fig. 18). Carefully tuck the wire connectors inside the junction box. Secure the wall transmitter with the two screws provided. Attach the decorator faceplate over the wall transmitter and secure with the two screws provided. Fig. 18 FINISHING THE INSTALLATION 8. Step 1. Slide canopy up to the ceiling and over the 2 screws on hanger bracket. Rotate canopy clockwise, next, while holding the canopy with one hand slide the canopy cover over the screws and rotate clockwise until tight. Outlet box Hanger bracket Hanger ball Note; Adjust canopy screws as necessary until the canopy and canopy cover are snug. (Fig. 19) Canopy Fig. 19 Canopy cover 9. BLADE INSTALLATION Step1. Attach the fan blade to the blade holder using the screws and fiber washers provided. Tighten screws securely. Repeat process for remaining blades.(Fig. 20A) Step2. Rotate motor until holes become visible through the light plate access window. Align the holes from the blade holder to the holes from the motor and secure in place with screws provided (Fig. 20) Screws Blade holder Fiber washers Blade Light plate Fig. 20 Access window Blade bracket Blade holder screw Fig. 20a INSTALLING THE LIGHT BULB & GLASS SHADE 10. WARNING: Shut of the power supply before removing or replacing lamp. In handling of halogen bulb, care should be taken not to touch it with your bare hands. Oil residue will shorten the life of the halogen bulb. If you accidentally come into contact, wipe thoroughly with a clean, lint-free, cotton cloth. Allow the bulb to cool off for 10 minutes before changing the bulb. Use light bulb in accordance with the fan's specification. TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE DO NOT EXCEED MAXIMUM WATTAGE RATING. Step 1. Install 2x50W halogen bulb by screwing it clockwise into bulb socket (Fig. 21). Step 2. Raise the glass shade up against the light plate and secure it to the fan with the light kit stem. (Fig. 21) Light plate 50 W halogen bulb Light kit stem Fig. 21 Bulb socket Light kit stem Glass shade 11.OPERATING THE WALL TRANSMITTER Restore power to ceiling fan and test for proper operation. A. HI, MED, and LOW buttons: These three buttons are used to set the fan speed as follows: HI= high speed Med= medium speed Low= low speed B. FAN OFF button: This button turns the fan off. SUMMER OPERATION Fig 22 C. D/L button: This button controls the down light. D. U/L button: This button controls the up light. Press and release the button to turn the light ON or OFF. Press and hold the button to set the desired brightness. The light key has an auto-resume, it will stay at the same brightness as the last time it was turned off. Speed settings for warm or cool weather depend on factors such as the room size. Ceiling height, number of fans, etc. WINTER OPERATION Fig 23 Warm weather - (Forward) A downward airflow creates a cooling effect as shown in Fig. 22. This allows you to set your air conditioner on a warmer setting without affecting your The Reverse switch is located on the comfort. top of motor assembly. Slide the switch to the Left for warm weather Cool weather - (Reverse) operation. Slide the switch to the Right An upward airflow moves warm air for cool weather operation. off the ceiling area as shown in Fig. 23. This allows you to set your heating unit NOTE: Wait for fan to stop before on a cooler setting without affecting changing the setting of the slide switch. your comfort. CARE OF YOUR FAN 12. Here are some suggestions to help you 4. You can apply a light oat of furniture maintain your fan. polish to the wood for additional protection and enhanced beauty. Cover 1. Because of the fan's natural small scratches with a light application movement, some connections may of shoe polish. become loose. Check the support connections, brackets, and blade 5. There is no need to oil your fan. The attachments twice a year. Make sure motor has permanently lubricated they are secure. (It is not necessary to bearings. remove fan from ceiling.). 6. All glass should be cleaned using lukewarm soapy water and a soft cloth 2. Clean your fan periodically to help or sponge. maintain its new appearance over the years. Do not use water when cleaning. DO NOT IMMERSE GLASS IN This could damage the motor, or the HOT WATER. DO NOT PUT wood, or possibly cause an electrical GLASS INTO AN AUTOMATIC DISHWASHER shock. 3. Use only a soft brush or lint-free cloth to avoid scratching the finish. The plating is sealed with a lacquer to minimize discoloration or tarnishing. WARNING Make sure the power is off at the electrical panel box Before you attempt any repairs. Refer to the section, "Making Electrical Connections". For any additional information about your Minka-AireTM Ceiling fan, please write to: 1151 W. Bradford Court Corona, CA 92882 For customer assistance call: 1-800-307-3267 13. TROUBLESHOOTING Problem Solution Fan will not start 1. Check fuses or circuit breakers. 2. Check line wire connections to fan. CAUTION: Make sure main power is off. 3. Check to make sure the dip switches from the transmitter and receiver are set to the same frequency. Fan sounds noisy. 1. Allow a 24-hour "break-in" period. Most noises associated with a new fan will go away during this time. 2. Make sure all motor housing screws are snug. 3. Make sure that the screws that attach the fan bade bracket to the motor hub are tight. 4. Make sure your outlet box is secured and rubber pads were used between the hanger bracket and outlet box. Fan Wobble 1. Check that all blade and blade holder screws are secured. 2. Use the enclosed blade balancing kit if blade wobble is excessive. (See instructions included with the balancing kit.) NOTE: All blade sets are grouped by weight. Because natural wood blades vary in density, the fan may wobble even though blades are weight matched. 14. SPECIFICATIONS Fan Size 52" Speed Volts Amps Watts RPM CFM N.W. 120 Low Medium 120 120 High 15 32 67 74 114 172 1035 11.96 4000 kgs 5600 G.W. 13.44 kgs 2.66' These are typical readings. Your actual fan may vary. They do not include Amps and Wattage used by the light kit.