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Frigidaire - 700 Sq. Ft. Portable Air Conditioner - White-Front_Standard
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  • Q: Does this unit have a small tube that runs out the window to get rid of the water so you don't have to empty anything?  (2 Answers)

    By beardedguy 

    • Best answerUnless you are using it on "dehumidifier mode," you don't need a hose, but it does come with a big white tube to connect to the window, but that is to release the heat from the unit.

      By Evangeline716 

    • Best answerHey TLF, thank you for your question! You can purchase any additional parts, for another window installation, directly from us. We hope this information is helpful to you. –Thanks!-

      By FrigidaireSupport 

      • Frigidaire Representative
  • Q: What is the noise level?  (1 Answer)

    By Looking 

    • Best answerVery low noise! Just a barely audible hum.

      By tallgirlamy 

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    • Best answerHey T, thank you for your question! The window slider kit will fit minimum of 26.6 inches or a maximum of 48.5 inches. Please contact us directly for assistance with purchasing any additional extenders. We hope this information is the helpful to you. –Thanks!-

      By FrigidaireSupport 

      • Frigidaire Representative
  • Q: what kind of electrical outlet do i need?  (3 Answers)

    By hothot 

    • Best answerJust a outlet with 3 prongs

      By Kidders 

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  • Q: What is the decibel of this ac?  (1 Answer)

    By Curious 

    • Best answerThe rating is 55 dBA.

      By CommunityAnswer 

  • Q: Does it come with a window kit?  (3 Answers)

    By Nick 

    • Best answerYes, the unit comes with the window vent kit.

      By CommunityAnswer 

  • Q: I want to run this unit in my 18 wheeler on a power inverter I need to know how may watts it runs on  (2 Answers)

    By Anonymous 

    • Best answerThis unit is rated at 11.9 Amps at 115V AC. 1 Amp = 120 Watts at 120 Volts (AC). Therefore 12 Amps = 1440 Watts at 120 Volts (AC). Once started, the AC can run on ~1500 Watts/12 Amps. However, the start-up draw (the amount of power the unit needs to initially start-up) usually exceeds the operating draw by up to 20%. Start-Up power required= 15 Amps = 1800 Watts at 120 Volts (AC). I would recommend using an AC inverter capable of supplying 15 Amps/1800 Watts for this AC.

      By Engineer 

    • Best answerThe hose measures 5 feet long.

      By CommunityAnswer 

    • Best answerExtension Cords: The operating amperage for this unit is 12 Amps, but during start-up this unit will most likely draw more power. Also, extension cords will heat up when large power loads are used over time. I would use an extension cord rated for 15 Amps at whatever length cord you are using. Keep in mind the size (gauge) of the wire in the extension cord will increase over longer lengths to address voltage drop. Make sure you use the extension cords that have the correct Wire Gauge thickness for the length of cord you are using. If you are using a 100' cord make sure it's rated for 15 Amps and is made of 12-gauge wire. If you are using a cord 75' or shorter, make sure it's rated for 15 Amps and is made of 14-gauge wire. Generator Selection: First off, the relationship between watts, Amps & Volts is: Watts=Amps x Volts. Also, Amps=[Watts/Volts]. Generator size is based on operating/steady load watts. For example, a 2400W generator is rated at a max steady OPERATING load of 2400 Watts. When choosing a generator, make sure the generator can handle the actual START-UP load of the equipment you intend to run on it. For EXAMPLE, a refrigerator may have an OPERATING load of 2400 Watts (=20 Amps), but it may have a START-UP load draw of 2880 Watts (=24 Amps) needed to first start it up when you turn it on. In this case, you would need to get a 3000W generator to safely run this example refrigerator. Also, I would also strongly recommend using an INVERTER generator for any equipment with solid-state electronics (i.e., computer boards) in them. The built-in inverter technology regulates the power output of the generator so there are no under-or-over power surges coming out of the generator that can fry your electronics. In other words, if you plug this portable AC unit into a regular generator there is a good chance you will fry the AC's electronic circuit boards. In the case of this Frigidaire Portable AC rated at 12 Amps (=1440 Watts) (operating), as a MINIMUM, you can use a 2000W INVERTER generator that can handle the start-up load (up to 16 amps). I would recommend using a larger 2400W (=20 Amp) INVERTER generator so you don't overwork the generator. Hope this helps.

      By Engineer 

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