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Broan Elite E5490SS 36” Island Hood Quick Look:

  • MSRP N/A,  Average Sale Price $1660

  • 3 Speed, 480 CFM, 9.5 Noise Level (Sones), Local Blower

  • Size 36”,  Brushed Stainless Steel

  • 4 – 20w Halogen Bulbs,  Aluminum Mesh Filter

Broan Elite E5490 36” Island Range Hood in Brushed Stainless Steel features clean lines and elegant symmetry from every angle.  Graceful curves and low profile contemporary design will create a beautiful focal point above the cooktop in any kitchen.

Broan features an Internal Centrifugal Blower with 3 speeds that deliver 480 CFM.  The Noise level or Sone rating for this Island Range Hood is 9.5 when the blower is running on the highest setting.  Aluminum Mesh Filters ensure your Vent Hood will capture the airborne vaporized grease and with a quick release latch, they can be easily removed and are dishwasher safe for effortless cleaning.

This Island Range Hood by Broan is operated using slide controls located under the bottom of the hood.  The Blower switch adjusts the blower from Low, Medium to High. With four 20 Watt Halogen bulbs, there is ample lighting over your Island cooktop to highlight your favorite cookbook.  A “Heat Sentry” thermostat feature will detect excessive heat and adjust the blower speed to high automatically to prolong the life of your Range Hood.

The E5400 Series Island Range Hood is convertible to a Ductless application with the addition of a Non-Ducted recirculation kit.  A chimney or telescopic flue accommodates 8 ft. to 9 ft. ceilings, an optional flue extension for 10 ft. ceilings is also available.

You can purchase the Broan Elite E5490SS Low Profile Island Range Hood in 36” width for around $1,660.