As it is evident, dessicant dehumidifiers work efficiently regardless of the ambient temperature, these are best suited for colder regions with subzero temperatures. Besides this, dessicant dehumidifiers do not use compressor and offer quieter operations. No compressor means no green house gas emission, hence these type of eco-friendly devices help make the planet healthier and help you contribute your bit in making the planet greener.
Pros & Cons:
Quiet and portable. A wide temperature range for effective drying. Silver nano filter and ionizer for reducing allergens and microorganisms from the indoors. Eco-friendly energy efficient with Ecoair E7 technology. Easy and safe operations with water fill indicator light. Moving louvre to direct air. The device is equipped with some of the latest technological advanced energy efficient and safety features such as: Auto Toggle Power Saver: It checks the ambient temperature and humidity level and then automatically directs the machine to toggle between full power, economy power, and standby modes for electricity saving. Auto Sensor: Senses the surrounding humidity level and maintains adequate humidity level depending on the selected mode. Overdry protection: if the device continuously operates on Hi or Laundry mode, the resultant room air will become uncomfortably drier, this feature helps control the overdrying of the surroundings, thereby maintaining an optimum comfortable healthy humidity level in the ambience. The water tank of the device is not generously big. In a very humid area, you need to empty the tank up to 4 times a day. Fortunately, the device comes with a continuous drain outlet with a 3.3 ft drain hose for continuously draining the water into the floor drain. The only gripe is that the extraction rate of the unit is only 15 pints per day, it works well in bedrooms or small to medium living areas that have a moderate amount of humidity but not as effective as a compressor based dehumidifier for large wet basements.
EcoSeb DD122EA-CLASSIC Desiccant Dehumidifier with Ionizer, 15-Pint, is a high quality eco-friendly, energy-efficient dessicant dehumidifier which can extract up to 15 pints of moisture per day at temperatures ranging from 34 to 104 F. The product is lightweight and handy with no harmful green house gas emission and irritating compressor noise.
The device is easy to operate with electronic control panel equipped with 2, 4 and 8 hour timer control feature. The unit blows hot dry air when under operation perfectly ideal for drying out the laundry and adding a touch of cozy warmth feeling to the ambiance.
Additionally, the EcoSeb DD122EA-CLASSIC Desiccant Dehumidifier is provided with specific Laundry mode with Low, Hi, and Turbo settings for effective drying. The silver nano filter and ionizer of the appliance effectively captures air borne allergens, mold spores, and various other microorganisms and helps reduce allergic reactions in kids and other sensitive members of your family.
The Ecoair E7 technology of the unit controls the electricity usage for maximum energy efficiency. The device is safe for domestic usage with tilt protection, over-drying protection, and auto restart function.
Being equipped with 4.2 liter water tank with optional provision for drain hose connection, the device gives the freedom of handling the extracted moisture in any way depending on your convenience. Being provided with a 3.3 ft drain hose, the device saves extra money for buying the hose as an add-on.
With dimensions of 6.9 x 11.4 x 18.7 inches ; 13.2 pounds and shipping weight of not more than 15.4 pounds, the EcoSeb DD122EA-CLASSIC Desiccant Dehumidifier is compact and portable and can be accommodated anywhere occupying minimal space. Besides having all the above incredible features, the 2 year manufacturer warranty that comes along with it is like an icing on the cake and offers you a tension-free shopping experience.
With 15 pints of humidity extraction rate, the device perfectly fulfills the requirement of 1-2 bedrooms apartment sized flat with moderate levels of humidity. The EcoSeb DD122EA-CLASSIC Desiccant Dehumidifier is an energy-efficient environment friendly device with no green house gas emission. As there is no compressor at all, the device offers quieter operations, and the warm dry air blowing out of the device gives a comfortable cozy feeling in winters and dries your laundry quickly. The device work effectively regardless of the surrounding air temperature and ideal for colder regions with freezing temperatures.
This Desiccant Dehumidifier is provided with a small 4 pint water collecting tank. In extremely humid areas, one need to empty the water tank as frequently as possible for keeping the unit under operation as the unit auto shuts off once the water tank is full to prevent any spillage of water. The continuous drain outlet of the machine helps tackle this problem as it allows to attach the provided 3.3 ft hose for draining the water directly into the floor drain.
In my opinion, EcoSeb DD122EA-CLASSIC Desiccant Dehumidifier with Ionizer, 15-Pint perfect compact and attractive machine for your small apartment sized flat if you live in colder climates and prefer a medium duty environment friendly dehumidifier over a heavy duty compressor-based machine.
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