Drum Fans & Barrel Fans - Hunter Fans

Drum Fans & Barrel Fans

When you need a blast of fresh air and you need it now, it's time to power up the Hunter drum fan. Also known as a barrel fan because of its distinctive shape, this industrial workhorse is renowned for its superior performance, blending efficiency with durability, making it a welcome sight in any number of industrial applications. Whether you're cooling down a bustling manufacturing facility, ventilating a spacious warehouse, or enhancing airflow in automotive centers, Hunter's industrial drum fans deliver. 

Optimal Performance in Every Environment

Hunter Industrial fans operate with breezy efficiency and adaptability across a multitude of industrial settings. Our large portable drum fans foster environments where comfort and productivity intersect seamlessly.

Key environments benefiting from Hunter barrel fans include:

  • Manufacturing Plants: A barrel fan is indispensable to manufacturing facilities requiring uniform air distribution. It's your partner in enhancing air quality and ensuring the satisfaction of your workforce. Its mobility allows air circulation to flow precisely where and when you need it for the ultimate flexibility.
  • Automotive Centers: This portable shop fan is perfect for maintaining a controlled environment in industrial garages. It's crucial for environments where paint jobs and mechanical work are done, ensuring both employee comfort and optimal working conditions.

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  • Furniture Warehouses: These warehouse fans help regulate humidity and temperature, protecting wood and upholstery in warehouses from warping or moisture damage, thus preserving the quality of stored goods.
  • Chemical Plants: In places where air quality directly impacts safety, our heavy-duty fan provides essential ventilation, helping to disperse fumes and maintain a safe working atmosphere.
  • Food and Beverage Facilities: Stability is key in food and beverage environments. Our fans help maintain consistent temperatures and airflow, which is important for product quality and safety.
  • Machinery Workshops: Heavy machinery can heat a space quickly. Our shop fan helps keep temperatures down, protecting equipment and making the workspace more comfortable for operators.
  • Fitness Centers: In recreation and fitness centers where air quality and temperature affect performance and comfort, our industrial drum fans ensure a refreshing and energizing environment, helping patrons stay cool and motivated during their workouts.
  • Agricultural Facilities: Ventilation is critical in barns and other agricultural settings to control temperature and humidity. Optimal air circulation is essential for livestock health and the preservation of produce. Our fans offer an effective solution to maintain optimal conditions, ensuring the well-being of animals and the quality of crops.
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What a Hunter Drum Fan/Barrel Fan Does for Your Space

Call it a drum fan or a barrel fan – a Hunter air circulator by any name is a powerhouse designed for the most demanding industrial environments. Hunter industrial drum fans move air smarter, faster, and more efficiently. Here's what sets our barrel fan apart:

  • Motor Efficiency: At the heart of our drum fan lies a high-efficiency motor engineered to deliver powerful air circulation while optimizing energy use. This means you can keep your space cooler for longer without worrying about high energy bills.
  • Sizes and Controls: Available in both 36" and 42", our large portable drum fans are designed to fit various spaces and needs. With a 2-speed rotary knob control, users have the flexibility to adjust airflow to the desired level, ensuring optimal comfort and efficiency in any setting.

  • Durability: Constructed with a powder-coated finish, our portable shop fan is built to withstand the rigors of industrial environments. This durable coating protects against corrosion and extends the life of the fan, making it a reliable companion for years to come.
  • Portability: With mobility in mind, these big industrial fans are equipped with wheels and handles, allowing effortless transportation and positioning within any workspace. This portability enables you to bring robust air circulation directly to where it's needed most.

Customer Support Is Part of the Package

We provide top-tier service for all our fans, from industrial drum fans and air circulators to our mighty high-volume, low-speed (HVLS) ceiling fans. From the moment you place your order to the delivery, installation, and even routine cleaning, our team is committed to providing assistance as needed. Should questions or concerns arise, we're just a phone call away: 1-844-591-3267. 

Portable Shop Fan Carries a 1-Year Warranty

We're committed to quality and reliability at Hunter Industrial, which is why this portable shop fan comes with a 1-year warranty. It covers any defects in materials or workmanship, offering peace of mind and ensuring your investment is secure. 

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Drum Fan/Barrel Fan: Frequently Asked Questions

Below, we've answered a few common questions about drum fans and barrel fans. Please contact us for additional information.

+ How Do I Maintain Industrial Drum Fans?
+ Is Your Drum Fan Easy to Move Around?
+ How Do the Two-Speed Settings Change Drum Fan Performance?


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Refresh Your Workspace With a Drum Fan or Barrel Fan From Hunter Industrial

Whether your goal is to improve air quality, control temperature, or simply add a robust air circulation solution to your space, our drum fan is engineered with your needs in mind. Looking for a different solution? Explore our other industrial fans to find the perfect match for your needs, and start enjoying a cooler, more comfortable workspace!