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Quest 506

HIGH EFficiency SERIES

@ 80 F / 60% RH

  • Capacity 506 Pints/Day
  • Efficiency 8.1 Pints/kWh
  • Supply Voltage 220-240V
  • Current Draw 11 Amps

Overview

Powerful and efficient, the Quest 506 is the industry’s first 500-pint dehumidifier and is perfect for agricultural applications as well as tough commercial spaces. Its 506 pint capacity makes it one of the most powerful commercial dehumidifiers on the market.

Commonly used in indoor growing facilities, greenhouses, warehouses and other large industrial areas, the 506 dehumidifier is available for a variety of uses and installations. This Quest dehumidifier is proudly Assembled in Madison, Wisconsin, can be hung or placed on the floor, and offers an impressive MERV 13 filtration system.

Also available in 277V: View Quest 506 277V

Key Features

HIGH EFFICIENCY PERFORMANCE

No dehumidifier is more efficient

INDUSTRY’S LOWEST AMP DRAW

More efficient units have less heat output and free up electricity for other equipment

PATENTED MULTI-COIL TECHNOLOGY

Achieves highest efficiencies available in the market

Features

WIDEST OPERATING RANGE

Of temperature and relative humidity

UL RATED AND ETL LISTED

The highest safety standard

INTEGRATED HANDLES & HANGING POINTS

For easier movement and installation

LONG POWER CORD

For extended reach

MERV 13 FILTRATION

Superior filtration removes more harmful contaminants from the air such as dust, pollen and mold as well as bacteria and some viruses

OVERHEAD OR GROUND PLACEMENT

Built to fit what works for your space

Specifications

@ 80 F / 60% RH

Water Removal

506 Pints/Day

Efficiency

8.1 Pints/kWh

Energy Factor

3.8 L/kWh

Current Draw

11 Amps

Power

2,700 Watts

BTU (Total)

31,000

BTU (Heat of Condensation)

22,500

BTU (Motor Load)

8,500

@ 75 F / 50% RH

Water Removal

349 Pints/Day

Efficiency

6.2 Pints/kWh

Energy Factor

2.9 Liters/kWh

Current Draw

10.2 Amps

Part Number

4036600

Dehumidifier Type

Refrigerant Dehumidifier

CFM

1,500

Operating Temperature

56 F Min–95 F Max

Supply Voltage

220–240 VAC, 1 Phase, 60 Hz

Unit Dimensions

28.9″ W x 34.1″ H x 44.8″ L

Unit Weight

280 lb

Control Type

Requires external control

Air Filter MERV Rating

MERV 13

Air Filter Dimensions

18″ x 20″ x 2″

Power Cord

12ga NEMA 6-20P (10′)

Refrigerant Type

R410A

Refrigerant Amount

4 lb 8 oz

Drain Port Connection

3/4″ Threaded NPT

Warranty

5 Year

Sizing & Selection

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How to properly size your dehumidification equipment (VIDEO)

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Grow room dehumidifiers: Perfect your setup

When the team at East Coast Cultivation set out to build its new indoor grow operation in Rhode Island, it knew it had to nail one thing: environmental controls.

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Vapor Pressure Deficit and Why it Matters

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Installation Options

Freestanding unit

Can be mounted overhead with use of 3/8″ Threaded Rod

P-Trap Requirements

QUEST 506 230V: DISCOVER YOUR POTENTIAL SAVINGS.

1

How much does your energy cost?

2

How much water do you need to remove?

3

How much does the competing dehumidifier cost?

Quest 506 230V

Machines/Room

4

Equipment Cost @ MSRP 4 × $7999.95

$ 4800

Vegetation Period (4 Weeks) 80F/60%, Filter 100%

$ 2400

Flower Period (7 Weeks) 75F/55%, Filter 50%

$ 1600

Flower Period (2 Weeks) 70F/50%, Filter 25%

$ 114

Operating Costs Per 3mo Grow Cycle

$ 4114

Yearly Costs

$ 16,457

× 5

Year 1 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Year 2 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Year 3 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Year 4 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Year 5 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Total Cost (5 Years) Equipment + Operating Cost

$ 123631

Competitor 710

Machines/Room

Additional competitor units may be needed to address total water removal at rated conditions due to ppd de-rated capacity.

Quest: 205 gal/day de-rated capacity.
Competitor: 190 gal/day de-rated capacity.

4

Equipment Cost @ MSRP 5 × $11067.47

$ 4800

Vegetation Period (4 Weeks)
80F/60%, Filter 100%

$ 3304

Flower Period (7 Weeks)
75F/55%, Filter 50%

$ 3177

Flower Period (2 Weeks)
70F/50%, Filter 25%

$ 240

Operating Costs Per 3mo Grow Cycle

$ 4114

Yearly Costs

$ 16,457

× 5

Year 1 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Year 2 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Year 3 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Year 4 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Year 5 4 Grow Cycles

$ 16,457

Total Cost (5 Years) Equipment + Operating Cost

$ 180012

Total Savings Over 5 Years

$ 56,381