Product Type: AC Centrifugal Blowers

VBS170 Convection Fans

Hot Air for Quick Cooling

The ever-increasing demand for quick and convenient food options has made the market for takeout and meals-on-the-go explode. Impingement ovens are the key to providing fast turnaround times while keeping food safe to eat and delicious. These modern marvels combine convection, radiation, and microwave technology that can prepare food up to fifteen times faster than traditional ovens while maintaining the texture, taste, and appearance that is critical to an enjoyable culinary experience. ebm-papst’s VBS170 hot air convection fan was developed for just this type of application. Featuring a compact aerodynamic design, stainless steel components, and the ideal combination of high speed, low noise, maximum efficiency, and a long service life, this powerhouse is an indispensable addition to the food industry.

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Available in both AC and DC models, our blowers produce a high volume of air that can be concentrated or directed more effectively to deliver better commercial and industrial ducted air movement. These blowers combine high efficiency in a compact size to provide excellent cooling in special applications.

Available in aluminum or thermoplastic frame versions.

Custom speeds and voltages are available by request.

Special Functions Available

  • Tachometer
  • PWM input
  • Thermal Control
  • IP55
  • Alarm


The Mechatronics Fan Group has been a leading source of AC and DC cooling fans, blowers, value-added assemblies, and cooling solutions since 1985. Our ISO 9001:2008 certified headquarters and warehouse are located in Preston, Washington, enabling same-day shipment from our extensive fan inventory.  We are committed to supporting our customers with technologically advanced products, superior quality, value-based pricing, and exceptional flexible service. We sell through our knowledgeable professional sales staff, sales representatives, and distributors worldwide.


ebm-papst Inc. is an innovator and market leader in fans, blowers, and motors with core competencies in motor technology, aerodynamics, and electronics. With over 20,000 products, we provide solutions to a wide range of markets including Air-conditioning and Ventilation, Appliance, Commercial Refrigeration, Heating, Industrial, Lighting, IT / Telecom, Medical, Transportation, and more.

Orion Fans

Orion Fans is a global manufacturer of standard and custom thermal management solutions including AC, EC, and DC fans, fan accessories, fan trays, blowers, and motorized impellers. With over 40 years of experience, Orion Fans has been supplying quality engineered cooling products and assemblies to a wide range of industries and applications. Orion Fans has engineering, sales, and manufacturing facilities in the United States, Europe, and Asia.