PVM Propeller Fan Peerless

PVM | Propeller Fan

The Peerless Blowers PVM | Propeller Fan is a medium-duty, single or dual speed axial fan, equipped with permanently lubricated bearings, integral fan guard, and balanced aluminum blades.

It is suitable for high volume clean air, moderate space ventilation applications such as Commercial Kitchens, Stock Rooms, Meeting Rooms, Equipment Rooms.

  • Medium Volume Ventilation
  • High-Grade Aluminum Blades
  • 3 Models, 1,420 to 4,050 CFM, Max 0.375" SP
  • Heavy-Duty Mounting Panel

Technical Specifications


Clean Air, Moderate Space Ventilation Applications:

  • Commercial Kitchens
  • Stock Rooms
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Equipment Rooms.
  • AIRFLOW: Clean Air from 1,420 CFM to 4,050 CFM, up to 0.375" SP.
  • SIZE FORMAT: Panel Mount.
  • PROPELLER: Axial Propeller, Aluminum Blades. Diameters 16" to 20".
  • DRIVE: Direct Drive. High Efficiency, TEAO, 120 to 480VAC Single or Three Phase, NEMA Frame Size Motors. Single or Dual Speed.
  • TEMPERATURES: 40°C / 104°F
  • INLET: Square Mounting Panel 24" H x 24" W to 28" H x 28" W.
  • OUTLET: Circular Through-Panel Outlet.
  • CONSTRUCTION: Steel Sheet, Gray Powder-Coated Finish. Indoor, Heavy-Duty.
  • ​​APPROVALS: ISO-9001 Certified Shop. AMCA  Accredited In-House Test Laboratory.
Available Models
[in WG]
PVM-16 16 1950 1⁄4 0.125 24 24 850 1⁄2
PVM-18 18 2800 1⁄4 0.166 26 26 850 1⁄2
PVM-20 20 4050 3⁄8 0.37 28 28 850 5⁄8

Single or dual-speed fractional horsepower motors, rigid steel mounting panels, and integral safety guards are just a few key features of Peerless' Propeller Fan PVM series.

Our panel-mount fans include an aluminum blade assembly, dynamically balanced for efficient airflow at quiet volumes.

  • High-Grade Aluminum Blades.
  • Carbon Steel Hubs.
  • Low Weight, High Efficiency Design.

Mounting Panel
Square, rigid steel mounting panels allow for either framed-in or surface mounting on walls or ceilings. Fan can be mounted in either a horizontal or vertical orientation.

  • Single-Piece Panel.
  • Four Pre-Drilled Mounting Holes.
  • Powder-Coated Finish.
  • Horizontal or Vertical Orientation.

All models include a totally enclosed, electric motor with permanently lubricated sealed ball bearings.

  • Fractional Horsepower Motors.
  • Long Service Hour Duty.
  • Permanently Lubricated Ball Bearings.

Fan Guard
With safety in mind, these panel fans include an integral motor-fan guard constructed of heavy-duty corrosion-resistant solid round bar.

  • Finger- and Animal-Safe.
  • Removable for Easy Fan Access.
  • Corrosion-Resistant Bar.

Peerless' Propeller Fan PVM series is available in a Panel Mount format.

Panel Mount
Panel Mounting uses a flat sheet metal base as the frame for the fan's components. This square panel includes four pre-drilled bolt holes, and is mounted by fastening to a flat wall, ceiling, or roof surface (check each model for acceptable orientations). The fan can be framed into an opening, surface-mounted, or mounted to a curb.

  • Direct Drive.
  • Permanently Lubricated Sealed Ball Bearings.
  • Four 3/8" Mounting Holes.

With several pre-packaged design options described below, Peerless' Propeller Fan PVM series can be customized to meet your unique application.

Discharge Shutters
To protect against weather and back-draft entry into the building through the fan housing, Discharge Shutters can be provided to mount onto the exterior building surface.

  • Hold Out Weather.
  • Corrosion-Resistant Construction.
  • Manual or Automatic Operation.

Discharge Guard
For applications where the discharge end of the fan is exposed to personnel, a heavy-duty expanded metal safety guard can be provided to restrict incidental access to the fan blades.

  • Heavy-Duty Expanded Metal Guard.
  • ​​Improves Safety and Reliability.
  • Fully Encloses the Fan Blades.

Reverse Flow
Allowing the fan to serve as a make-up fan instead of an exhaust fan, a special reverse-flow blade and motor set can be configured for pulling air into the space.

  • Exhaust or Make-Up Airflow Options.
  • No Loss in Performance.
  • No Special Wiring or Controls Needed.

Peerless can provide nearly any special motor specification, including multi-speed windings, stainless steel casings, washdown and other environmental ratings, inverter duty, explosion proof, IEC and other frame sizes, and more.

  • Any Compatible Motor Can Be Provided.
  • Domestic or International Frames.
  • Special Environment Ratings.


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Frank Mueller

Director of Sales - Americas

Phone: +1.828.270.0343
Mobile: +1.828.855.5446
E-Mail: frank.mueller@punker.com


T.J. King

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