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WEST MARINEBattery-Powered Crew Fans

WEST MARINE

Battery-Powered Crew Fans

Enjoy up to 300 hours of cooling from this folding portable fan. Variable speed settings make it easy to adjust the output to suit your needs. FingerSafe™ blades.

  • Battery Type: 4 “D” cells (sold separately)
  • Capacity: 70–185cu. ft./min.
  • Blade: Soft plastic
  • Safety Features: FingerSafe™ blades
  • Dimensions: Folded: 5-1/4"L x 5-1/4"W x 2-1/2"D
  • Material: Plastic
  • Warranty: One year
Customer Reviews
Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
Battery-Powered Crew Fan, Black 4543641 737DX-BCS
In stock online.

$19.99

Battery-Powered Crew Fan, White 1844851 737WM
In stock online.

$19.99

Product Description

Enjoy up to 300 hours of cooling from this folding portable fan. Variable speed settings make it easy to adjust the output to suit your needs. FingerSafe™ blades.

  • Battery Type: 4 “D” cells (sold separately)
  • Capacity: 70–185cu. ft./min.
  • Blade: Soft plastic
  • Safety Features: FingerSafe™ blades
  • Dimensions: Folded: 5-1/4"L x 5-1/4"W x 2-1/2"D
  • Material: Plastic
  • Warranty: One year

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West MarineBattery Powered Crew Fans
 
4.8

(based on 12 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

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    (0)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Quiet (11)
  • Stable base (11)
  • Adjustable (10)
  • Durable (10)
  • Compact (9)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Travel (10)
    • Small rooms (8)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Quality oriented (11)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (11)

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    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Keeps you cool when w/o power

    By Lisa

    from Seattle, wa

    About Me Quality Oriented

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Adjustable
    • Compact Design
    • Durable
    • Lightweight
    • Powerful
    • Quiet
    • Stable Base

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Small Rooms
      • Travel

      Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

      I used this fan on boats when bunk rooms lacked electrical outlets or -a cooling system. These little fans also came in handy during a recent trip to Central America. I stayed in a local families' home and there was no air conditioning. These fans kept me cool in a stuffy room that had no air conditioning nor ventilation....they pack easily for travel as well.

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      amazing fans

      By faraway

      from cedar key fl

      About Me Quality Oriented

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Quiet
      • Stable Base

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

          none

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          5.0

          It was a great gift

          By Butch

          from Lusby, MD

          About Me Quality Oriented

          Pros

          • Adjustable
          • Compact Design
          • Durable
          • Lightweight
          • Powerful
          • Quiet
          • Stable Base

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Sailboat Cabin Or Cockpit

            Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

            Just returned from a two day sailboat trip on my Nonsuch 22. I used the fan for sleeping and in the cockpit during the 96 degree heat wave. It was wonderful especially during the one day and night there was no wind. My wife did me good when she bought me two of these for Father's Day.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            5.0

            Great Fans

            By AHFam

            from Denver CO

            About Me Value Oriented

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Adjustable
            • Durable
            • Quiet
            • Stable Base

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Travel

              Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

              Bought this for our travel trailer - seems to work great (just got it), much better than another fan I purchased on Amazon - solid construction, very adjustable - great overall fan!

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              Planning on buying 2 more! GREAT product

              By Lea

              from So. Cal.

              About Me Quality Oriented

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Adjustable
              • Compact Design
              • Durable
              • Lightweight
              • Powerful
              • Quiet
              • Stable Base

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • At my desk
                • By Bed When Traveling
                • Small Rooms
                • Travel

                Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

                service was very prompt. Great when traveling, or to use in RV at night. very pleased with product, I purchased 2 and my daughter is borrowing them to go camping.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                4.0

                Great Portable Fan

                By IMHO

                from San Jose, CA

                About Me Quality Oriented

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Adjustable
                • Compact Design
                • Durable
                • Lightweight
                • Powerful
                • Quiet
                • Stable Base

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Small Rooms
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

                  We have purchased several of these fans. My husband gets hot quite easily. So he keeps one at work, one next to his computer at home, and one next the his side of the bed. He also packs one in his suitcase whenever we travel. The fan is very powerful for a small fan. I would highly recommend purchasing the optional AC adapter as it comes in handy if you generally use it in one place so you don't go through so many batteries.

                  Several of our friends and family members who have seen it want one. I would highly recommend this product.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                   
                  5.0

                  Compact, quiet and cool!

                  By Skipper David

                  from Branford, CT

                  About Me Quality Oriented

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Adjustable
                  • Compact Design
                  • Quiet
                  • Stable Base

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Personal space
                    • Small Rooms
                    • Travel

                    Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

                    Useful little fan for use in personal space. It's quiet and easy on battery use, thus making it travel worthy. Plenty of speed settings to get the correct airflow from. This is a small fan for close-in work, not for large spaces.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal

                    (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    The best on-board fan you could have

                    By Captain Edd

                    from City Island, NY

                    About Me Quality Oriented

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Compact Design
                    • Durable
                    • Lightweight
                    • Powerful
                    • Quiet

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Large Rooms
                      • Small Rooms
                      • Travel

                      Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

                      These fans are great little powerhouses -- and seem to run forever on 4 D batteries. A must have in any boat's cabin.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal

                      (1 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      3.0

                      Didn't work for what I needed

                      By Cpalmer

                      from Charlotte, NC

                      About Me Quality Oriented

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Adjustable
                      • Compact Design
                      • Durable
                      • Lightweight
                      • Quiet
                      • Stable Base

                      Cons

                      • Lacks Power

                      Best Uses

                      • Travel

                      Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

                      The product itself was great, but I certainly think if was over priced. I wanted to use it as a fan that would blow tissue paper up to make it look like a fire, and it didn't work for me. I will be returning shortly.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Business

                      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Battery operated crew fans

                      By Chad

                      from chester springs PA

                      About Me Quality Oriented

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Adjustable
                      • Compact Design
                      • Durable
                      • Lightweight
                      • Stable Base

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Small Rooms
                        • Travel

                        Comments about Battery Powered Crew Fans:

                        I took this to Aruba for vacation. Very lightweight. Did not take a lot of room in luggage, but has enough power like my big bulky plug in electric fans. I sleep every night with a fan. This was perfect. Ordering another one for my son!

                        • Primary use:
                        • Personal

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