DBLT4W Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct Zoom

DBLT4W Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct

SKU:DBLT4W

Brand: Fantech

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$33.55
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$161.75 / box (5 units x $32.35)
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Product Type: Lint Trap
Duct Size: 4"
Warranty: 5-Year Warranty

Description for Fantech DBLT4W

Paintable galvanized metal lint trap for dryer boosting applications. Use when duct length between dryer and booster fan is less than 15 feet (when you position the fan this close to the dryer, it may pull lint from the dryer. At greater distances, lint stays in the dryer and you do not need a trap). Fits 4-inch duct. Features pull out door with view window and removable lint filter for easy cleaning.

DBLT4W Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct

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4.6

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5.0

Jurry is out

By Wayne O

from Leesburg, Florida

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        Comments about DBLT4W Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct:

        Easy to install but have not used it as of today so can not tell you how it works, making the asumption that it will work well.

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        5.0

        Fantech Lint box

        By handyman

        from Michigan

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              Comments about DBLT4W Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct:

              Very nice solid construction - Should last a long time.

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              5.0

              Perfect for its purpose.

              By Household guy

              from Washington D.C.

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about DBLT4 Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct:

              It solves the problem of a potential fire hazard as the clothes dryer vents into a crawl space and deposits lint.

               
              5.0

              I highly recomend this product

              By just plain Bill

              from Louisville, Ky

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about DBLT4 Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct:

              It was easy to install and works great. It is hard to believe how much lint gets past your dryer filter. I have a 35 foot 4 inch vent run and also needed to install a booster fan. I feel safer now knowing the lint is not building up in the vent pipe.

               
              3.0

              Lint Trap

              By alski

              from Muskego WI

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about DBLT4 Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct:

              This product was installed simutaneous with a DBF4XLT boost fan. Although all accessible ductwork was taken down and vacuumed, the boost fan stopped working after one week due to a fine layer of lint on the filter. I see no good reason for the filter screen to provide such a small pass-thru area. I will experiment with my own filter element design. That said, the filter is obviously effective and should demand regular attention.

               
              5.0

              good well constructed product

              By Fish

              from British Coumbia

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              Comments about DBLT4 Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct:

              simple easy installation, well built,easy to clean, will add an extra level of safety to the dryer vent pipe

               
              5.0

              Well made

              By AccountableBuilder.com

              from Naperville, IL

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about DBLT4 Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct:

              Grreat way to augment the dryer's filter and keep lint out of the duct work for long runs. This was really important since I used a booster fan for the long duct run. It is well made and fairly robust and will (I think) standup to user manipulation.

               
              4.0

              Great for vertical vent applications

              By Cedric

              from Chicago

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              Comments about DBLT4 Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct:

              My dryer is on an inside wall on the second floor of my house and vents through my roof. The vent flaps on the roof used to get plugged or stuck open from all the lint and I'd have to pull the vent ducting apart about every six months. I installed this lint trap in my attic, now I just run up there and clean out this filter, which catches the lint that used to cause my vent door to stick open. This item is robustly manufactured and worked perfectly in my application. I had to cut about 8" out of my vent duct to install it. Installation took about 1/2 hour.

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              4.0

              Lint Trap

              By Billy V.

              from Bergen County, New Jersey

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about DBLT4 Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct:

              Ease of cleaning and quite easy to install.

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              • DBLT4W Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct

                Q:

                1) Does this include the screen?
                2) Do you sell replacement retention clips to attache the door to the box? (long metal prongs)
                3) My unit was made in 2008, it has a knob on the door, not a handle. Is this the same item?
                Asked on 9/24/2014 by viper from Tampa, FL

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                  A:

                  I can tell you the filter box come's with a filter and fit's a 4" pipe, not
                  sure about replacement parts. I installed my unit in November of 2011 and
                  nothing has broken on it.
                  Joe

                  Answered on 9/24/2014 by Anonymous
              • DBLT4W Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct

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                Do you sell the screen assy.
                Asked on 6/11/2014 by Ray from Louisville, KY

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              • DBLT4W Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct

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                Can this be mounted face down, hanging in a basement ceiling?
                Asked on 2/22/2014 by Markillr from Brunswick, OH

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                  A:

                  Yes, this lint trap can be mounted upside down.

                  Answered on 3/6/2014 by PexSupplyStaff from New York
              • DBLT4 Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct

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                What are the outside dimensions of the box itself? Can it be installed into a 2 x 4 or a 2 x 6 interior wall?
                Asked on 9/21/2012 by tola28 from Long island, ny

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                • VERIFIED BUYER

                  A:

                  The box is 8" deep and would stick out in to the room.
                  It leaks a lot of lint and let's too much lint get through it. My roof gets covered. Good luck.

                  Answered on 9/21/2012 by Anonymous
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                  The box is a little over 7" deep and even if some of it sticks out of the wall, it would be a tight fit even in a 2" x 6" wall. So I guess the answer is no. I have mine mounted on the wall and it does help keep the duct from getting dirty for a much longer time.

                  Answered on 9/21/2012 by Anonymous
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                  For dimensions, please refer to the bottom left of the specification page at the link below.

                  http://s3.pexsupply.com/manuals/1348866401217/81509_PROD_FILE.pdf

                  Answered on 9/28/2012 by PexSupply Staff from NY
              • DBLT4 Lint Trap for Dryer Booster, 4" Duct

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                Will this item work without the fan boost, another words can you use it by itself to catch lint in line between the dryer and the vent out?
                Asked on 1/26/2012 by blane from Jacksonville, FL 32210

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                  You can use it: it's just a filter that sits in the duct run. But it may not be needed. The trap is designed to capture lint pulled up by fans placed within 15 feet of the dryer. Without a fan in place, there likely wouldn't be much lint making it up there.

                  Answered on 1/27/2012 by PexSupply Staff from NY
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