Transcool EC3 Portable Evaporative Air Conditioner

$299.00

 

 

Designed and  hand made here in Australia using the highest quality components with precise attention to detail.

 

If you appreciate quality & performance that is built to last, then the EC3 is the machine for you!

 

 

190,000 people can’t be wrong – Transcool EC3 voted Number 1 as the most innovative attraction at the world’s largest caravan show- ‘Caravan Salon’ in Dusseldorf, Germany 2014.

 

Transcool portable evaporative air conditioners provide personal comfort for you anywhere you may need it.

 

DUAL VOLTAGE – Use in any vehicle or battery supplying either 12v or 24v DC.

 

USE AT HOME WITH ELECTRICITYfor every Transcool EC3 purchased, a FREE 100/240v Transformer is supplied.

 

LOW BATTERY VOLTAGE CUTOUT- Added security to prevent a flat vehicle battery.

 

 

PLUS-

 

-Free external water tank

 

-We will dispatch your Transcool cooler using Australia Post on the next business day.

 

-Please read ‘Transcool FAQ’s‘ before purchase

 

 

– EC3 Specifications – Click Here

 

 

Do NOT add the 100-240V Transformer into the cart.

It will be supplied automatically with Transcool EC3 purchase

 

 

 

What it will do..

Transcool is a  personal ‘spot cooler’ designed to provide personal relief by blowing cool air over the you whilst in front of the unit-A great comfort when things get hot!

 

What it won’t do!

Please remember that Transcool (or any other brand 12 volt evaporative cooler) won’t necessarily  cool down an entire room, car or cabin to ‘x’ degrees like a refrigerated split system Air Conditioner that require mains power electricity or engine driven compressors to operate!

Be very wary when considering cheaper portable evaporative coolers with misleading claims of being able to ‘cool your room for pennies’!

 

NOTHING GOOD IS CHEAP, AND NOTHING CHEAP IS GOOD!

 

 

*Price in Australian dollars

*Plus shipping

*International Currency calculator at bottom of page

 

 

Shipping Costs- Australian Dollars 

 

Australia                $20  1-7 Days* (Depending on location)

Australia Express    $50  1-2 Days*(Depending on location)

New Zealand         $20   2-5 Days*

USA/Canada          $39   3-7 Days*

East Asia/India        $39   3-7 Days*

Africa-Middle East   $59   3-7 days*

Rest of World          $99   3-7 Days*

 

NOTE- If your country is not available during ‘CHECKOUT’, find your local distributor listed under  ‘COUNTRIES’ tab on main menu.

 

 

 

*The Purchaser is responsible for any applicable duty or taxes outside Australia. Time displayed is shipping time to your country, and does not include any time for delays with customs clearance in your country.

Conforms to European Standards

CE certification-Complies to European safety standards

For all questions, feel free to call us on +61 (0)418 510 862!

 

 

 

 

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An innovative portable evaporative air conditioning solution

The Transcool EC3 evaporative air conditioning unit is lightweight, compact and energy efficient. An environmentally friendly option, our dual voltage 12/24 volt evaporative coolers can work with or without water.

This cooling system can be used anywhere you have a 12, 24v dc or 100-240 volt electricity -at home or on the move.

The EC3 evaporative air cooling system features dual voltage circuitry which allows the Transcool evaporative cooler to be used with both 12 or 24 volts DC power (vehicle battery) or 100–240 AC voltage (household electricity) using the Free 100-240v transformer supplied.

The EC3evaporative air conditioner unit features a Variable Fan Speed control, giving you a full range of fan speeds between ‘OFF’ to ‘HIGH’ Speed -and everywhere in between!

An evaporative air cooling system that’s portable and power efficient

The EC3 evaporative air conditioner unit also features ‘LOW BATTERY VOLTAGE CUTOFF’ circuitry- reducing the risk of flat batteries!

A fantastic companion to provide you or your pets with a beautiful cool breeze while at work, rest or play.

An effective portable evaporative cooler unit for use in your caravan, camper, tent, RV, truck sleeper bunk, boat or 4WD.

Designed and constructed in Australia using local and imported components.

Light weight, compact, robust, and Low current draw

Use with ice or water, or as a fan WITHOUT water!

24 month warranty*

Warranty Service centres in Australia, USA, Japan, England and Europe.

Please read ‘Transcool FAQs’ on ‘Home’ page for full product details before purchase.

$299 AUD -(Including GST for Australian purchase)

What it won’t do!

Be very wary when considering cheaper portable evaporative coolers with  misleading claims of being able to ‘cool your room for pennies’!

Please remember that Transcool (or any other brand 12 volt evaporative cooler) won’t necessarily  cool down an entire room, car or cabin to ‘x’ degrees like a refrigerated split system Air Conditioner that require mains power electricity or engine driven compressors to operate!

It is a personal ‘spot cooler’ to provide personal relief by blowing cool air over the user whilst in front of the unit-A great comfort when things get hot!

NOTHING GOOD IS CHEAP, AND NOTHING CHEAP IS GOOD

*Valid with EC3-F (flip top lid model)

FAQ's

What is it?
Transcool EC3  is a portable dual voltage, 12v or 24 volt evaporative air cooler. Pour 1.8 litres of water in through the lid, plug the 3 metre power lead into cigarette socket, select fan speed and away you go!

How cold will the Transcool EC3 12 volt air cooler make my cabin or room?

The Transcool will not cool down a ‘room’ to a controlled temperature, this is where a refrigerated unit is required

Transcool is able to blow a cool breeze over the user whilst in front of the unit.

It  is a ‘personal spot cooler’ – delivering a cool breeze on you effectively at a range of up to 2-3 metres distance.

Will the Transcool portable air cooler cool my room or vehicle like a built in air conditioner?

Quite simply – No!

  • A refrigerated air conditioning system is hard to beat, but useless without 240v electricity!
  • A refrigerated air conditioning system has many complex and expensive components. These systems require many permanently fitted parts such as a compressor, condenser, evaporator and refrigerant gas to cool air. A vehicle or household air conditioner requires immense power to ‘drive’.
  • Evaporative cooling performance can differ depending on various conditions such as ambient temperature and humidity, but test results show that Transcool can deliver air temperatures up to 45% cooler (at the vent) than the ambient air temperature just using water at room temperature!
  • Temperatures at up to 50% cooler than ambient (at the vent) can be achieved using ice water*.
  • Test results taken on a 40 (C) day with humidity at 12% showed a vent temperature at 21 (C) using just water at room temperature!
  • Transcool can provide you with  cool air that simply feels like HEAVEN!

How long will the EC3 water last?

Water usage with evaporative cooling varies on fan speed and ambient air temperature.

Under most conditions Transcool’s internal 2 litre supply will last all night on ‘low’ speed – adequate for cool air while you’re sleeping!

The great news is that no damage will result if you run the Transcool EC3 out of water during use!

Transcool can be used without water in areas of high humidity, you can even add ice!

The EC3 is also supplied with an external 5 litre tank for extended periods of use. The clear external tank features an ON/OFF tap and connects to the unit via hose.

The Transcool EC3 uses an internal float system that automatically maintains the correct water level when using the external tank.

Transcool features a transparent water window to display level.

Will the Transcool work in humid areas?

The Transcool is surprisingly effective in humid areas!

We have used and sold these units around all areas of Australia with humidity levels of over 90% at times with surprising results.

We never claim that Transcool will cool down an area, but the feeling of the cool air blowing on your skin in humid areas is amazing!

How long will my battery last?

Transcool EC3 only uses a minimum of 0.7 (Low) and up to a maximum of 1.7 amps (High)

This equals hours of cooling comfort – even without your vehicle running

You will generally find ‘low’ fan speed (0.7amps) more than adequate for sleeping.

For extended periods of cooling, use of a deep cycle battery or battery power pack is recommended as they are designed for powering appliances.

A car ‘starting battery’ is basically designed to provide a short powerful supply to start your vehicle, but not to power appliances for any length of time.

The Transcool EC3 features Low Battery Protection to shut the cooler off if battery voltage falls below 11.5V

Calculating Battery Running Time-

Depth of discharge, also known as DOD, shouldn’t be any more than 50% in most deep cycle batteries in order to get the best battery life.

Depth of discharge is a very important calculation you should make when choosing the size of a deep cycle battery.

Example 1/  12v 100 Amp Hour AGM Deep Cycle battery

100 Ah x 50% =50 Amps useable power

Then divide this by the power draw of your appliance

50Ah divided by 0.7 Amps (Transcool on low speed)= 71.42 hours use

Lithium Iron Phosphate Batteries (LiPO4 )

Lithium batteries are far lighter and also have a greater Depth of Discharge (DOD)

Up to 80% of battery capacity can be used and still offer long battery life

Example 2/ 12 Volt 100 Ah Lithium Iron Phosphate Battery

100Ah x 80% = 80 Amp hrs useable power

80 divided by 0.7 amps = 114.28hrs

Example 3/ 12 Volt 60 Ah LiPO4 Battery

60 Ah x 80%=48hrs useable power

48 hrs divided by 0.7 Amps= 68 hrs use

As you can see, a smaller LiPo4 battery with greater DOD can provide far more hours supply!

A Lithium Battery also has far more cycle life cycles (ability to be charged and discharged) than a conventional AGM or Calcium Deep Cycle battery

A lithium battery can be used for 2000+ life cycles

Here is a link for more info on all battery types-

https://www.energymatters.com.au/components/batteries/#lithium-batteries

How much noise?

The sound level produced by the Transcool EC3 Evaporative air cooler is similar to that of a car air conditioner/heater fan. This ranges from 46db (low fan speed) to 59db (maximum fan speed) at 1 metre.

The tone Transcool produces is a relaxing, steady weary drone – perfect to help dilute any annoying outside noises.

The Transcool evaporative air cooler can be used in nearly any environment and vehicle!

Contact us today to get one of these great evaporative air conditioning units!

For just $299 Australian Dollars (plus postage) the Transcool EC3 comes with all the accessories and components you need to get started, including a free external water tank and a free power transformer to use it with a regular power point. The Transcool is already an incredibly popular 12 volt portable air conditioner amongst campers, boaters, pet owners, travellers, transport workers and more.

Can I get spare parts for my Transcool?

Yes, we have any spare parts you may need for your Transcool.

Warranty terms and conditions

* Transcool warrants 24 months from date of purchase any EC3-F that does not perform correctly due to defects caused by faulty workmanship or materials. Our obligation assumed under this warranty is to the repair or replacement of the parts, without charge, which are defective and have not been misused, carelessly handled or defaced by repairs made or attempted by others. Consequential damages due to this product are not covered.

Warranty excludes air filter and external water tank.

The warranty is only valid if purchase receipt is supplied.

Warranty is not transferable with secondary sale of Transcool after original purchase, warranty is only valid with original purchaser.

The product can be returned free of charge (for warranty repairs) by you using our  prepaid return postage feature.

Return terms and conditions

Returns are accepted as per ACCC consumer laws which states a refund is only given if the item is faulty or does not match product description – so please read FAQ’s carefully as we outline exactly what the Transcool will, and will not do.

Refund only given within 5 Days of purchase, Refund is unit purchase price less 20% restocking cost(*refund does not include shipping cost if applicable)

Buyer is liable to pay return shipping

Item must be unmarked, complete and iwith copy of purchase receipt.

Unit will be inspected by us upon return before refund is given.

Conforms to European Standards
Conforms to European Standards

Specifications

The Transcool EC3  portable air cooler 

Use  with 12 volt, 24 volt or 240 volt power.

 Variable Speed Fan control, offering a full range of fan speed choice anywhere between off and high speed!

Low Battery Voltage Cutoff t- reduce the risk of flat batteries

The Transcool portable  air cooler is robust, compact, lightweight and has an extremely low power draw.

Transcool is designed and constructed in Australia using local and imported components.

Extremely low power draw –

    • Low -0.7 Amps (8 Watts)
    • High -1.7 Amps (21 Watts)
    • Compact-
    • Length – 240mm
    • Height – 220mm
    • Width – 220mm
    • Lightweight 1.5kg weight
    • Quieter, powerful moisture proof electric fans with 70,000+ hours life span
    • Power fan capable of moving over 6.89m3/min (240 CFM) of air at a velocity of over 10.83 m/s (2187 ft/m)
    • Can deliver air up to 50% cooler (at the vent) than ambient air temperature (when using ice water)*
    • Durable Evaporative filters with increased air velocity & life span (500+ hours)
    • Simply plug into cigarette lighter socket
    • Easy fill flip top lid with overfill protection
    • Directional air vents
    • Variable speed fan
    • Strong and durable – seamless ABS plastic injection moulding ensures no leaks
    • Baffled for use in moving vehicles
    • FREE 5 Litre external water tank
    • 3 metre power lead with cigarette lighter socket
    • Fan noise level generally equivalent to your average car air conditioner
    • Use with solar power
    • FREE 240VAC to 12VDC Converter -use at home in a 240v power point
    • 24 month warranty (excluding filter pads and external water tank)
    • Condensation build up is not an issue using Transcool with adequate ventilation
    • Despatched to you next business day from Kyneton,Victoria
    • FREE return postage if warranty work is required
    • Worldwide Warranty Service  Centre

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Warranty & Returns

* Transcool warrants 24 months from date of purchase any EC3-F that does not perform correctly due to defects caused by faulty workmanship or materials. Our obligation assumed under this warranty is to the repair or replacement of the parts, without charge, which are defective and have not been misused, carelessly handled or defaced by repairs made or attempted by others. Consequential damages due to this product are not covered.

Warranty excludes air filter and external water tank.

The warranty is only valid if purchase receipt is supplied.

Warranty is not transferable with secondary sale of Transcool after original purchase, warranty is only valid with original purchaser.

The product can be returned free of charge (for warranty repairs) by you using our  prepaid return postage feature.

Returns are accepted as per ACCC consumer laws which states a refund is only given if the item is faulty or does not match product description – so please read FAQ’s carefully as we outline exactly what the Transcool will, and will not do.

Refund only given within 5 Days of purchase, Refund is unit purchase price less 20% (*refund does not include shipping cost if applicable)

Buyer is liable to pay return shipping

Item must be unmarked, complete and in well protected packaging with copy of purchase receipt.

Unit will be inspected by us upon return before refund is given.