Tempest’s Belt-Drive Power BlowersTM are what started it all. The first versions of this positive pressure ventilation fan were designed in the late 80’s to introduce Positive Pressure Attack (PPA) to the fire industry. Today, our current models boast a number of updated features and changes from the old version, but still hold true to the original idea: Keep the motor low to the ground to reduce vibration and perfect the pulley system to maximize RPM/performance. The BD’s are the only PPV fans available in a 27″ model. Originally designed for FDNY, the 27″ Belt-Drive is the ultimate positive pressure ventilation fan (PPV fan).

TYPE Positive Pressure Ventilation Fan, Cone Air Flow (CAF)

18″ Models: Honda® GX160, Belt-Driven
21″ Models: Honda® GX200, Belt-Driven
24″ Models: Honda® GX200, Belt-Driven
27″ Models: Honda® GX270, Belt-Driven

BLADE 18″, 21″, 24″ and 27″ Diameter Assembly Made Up of AirFlex Fiberglass Reinforced Polyamide Blades
SHROUD Turbo 2000 Design, Tapered Aluminum w/ Durable Powder-Coat Finish
BUSHING Keyed Shaft and Set or Cap Screws

Continuous Circular-Wound, External-Weld Steel Wire with 8 Tie Points for Additional Safety
Meets UL & European CE Safety Standards

FRAME Rugged, Lightweight, Square-Steel Tubing with Powder-Coat Finish
TILT Foot-Operated Tilt Mechanism
Five Position Tilt, +15°, +10°, +5°, 0°, -5°
VIBRATION DAMPENERS Steel-Reinforced Rubber and Welded Steel Spring Feet
WHEELS 8″ Non-Pneumatic w/ Steel Hubs

Belt – Drive (Gas)

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