The Freedom Ecoflow is an energy efficient, eco friendly hand dryer with a lower price tag.
Manufacturer Freedom Dryers states a dry time of 8 - 12 seconds
The manufacturers have stated that the drying time for this hand dryer is 8 - 12 seconds which by any standard is a fast dry. It has a single concentrated airflow outlet and high powered motor which combined produce air speeds of 105 m/s which blasts the water from the hands.
Freedom Dryers stated 79 dbA @ 1 Metre
Recommended for low usage washrooms up to 100 uses per day
This hand dryer has a built in sensor that knows when the ambient temperature of you washroom drops below 24ºC. It will only then activate the heat energy to dry your hands. This makes it more comfortable for the user. Many of the more expensive Eco dryers do not have this as an option and will only blow out cold air when used infrequently. It has a minimum power rating of 550W and a maximum power rating of 1400W.
The Freedom Ecoflow offers non-touch action and a relatively swift dry. It does not come with any enhanced hygiene features.
The Freedom Ecoflow has a universal brush motor, the manufacturer states that these will last approx 500 continuous hours or 112,500 drying cycles before being replaced.
The Ecoflow is a compact hand dryer and is relatively easy to install, All hand dryers require a suitable fused spur for installation
The Freedom Ecoflow is a sturdy unit as the cover is 1.5mm thick stainless steel, you also require a special key to remove the cover for any maintenance that may be required. There are no places with which to lever the dryer from the wall due to its shape.
The noise level is fairly high for a high speed dryer; this is a key consideration, as wheelchair users can often be drying hands at ear level. With regards use by individuals with other disabilities, the unit has a single air outlet limiting the hand positioning of the user.
- High Speed Dryer
- Energy Efficient
- Vandal Resistant
- Low Usage Dryer
- Not recommended for young children & disabled users due to higher noise level
|Energy Consumption||Dry Time (secs)||10|
|Power Rating||850 watts to 1400 watts|
|Watts Per Dry (W)||2.44 - 4.67|
|Cost Per Dry||0.029p|
|Auto Sensor Detection||Yes|
|Performance||Dry Time (secs)||10|
|Air Speed (MPH)||246|
|Noise||Decibel Rating (dB)||79|
|Hygiene||No touch sensor operation||Yes|
|Long Life||Guarantee (years)||2|
|Electrical & Safety||IP Rating||IPX1|
|Child Suitability rating||3|
|Certification||CE , ROHS|
|Dimensions||Height x Width x Depth (mm)||325 x 295 x 172|
|Installation Heights are from the floor to bottom of dryer|
|Children aged 4 - 7||810mm|
|Children aged 7 - 10||910mm|
|Children aged 10 - 13||1020mm|
|Children aged 13 - 17||1120mm|