Austin Air Allergy Machine Air Purifier
The Austin Air HM405 allergy machine air purifier is made to remove the allergens. Not all air purifiers can remove the allergens from the air and each allergen is different from the other.
The Austin Air HM405 allergy machine air purifier is made to remove the allergens. Not all air purifiers can remove the allergens from the air and each allergen is different from the other. Not many air purifiers are made with all the facilities to have the air particles, chemicals and volatile compounds removed from the air. This Austin Air HM405 allergy machine air purifier with HEPA filter, and its 4 stage air filtration will remove all traces of the allergy causing chemicals to let the sensitive people to breathe peacefully inside their home.
Features of Austin Air HM405 allergy machine air purifier
- Austin Air HM405 allergy machine is a medium sized air purifier that has a reachability of 1500 sq ft area. It cleans the air of this much area in about 15 minutes time depending upon the pollution.
- Austin Air HM405 allergy machine is a low maintenance air purifier with a longer lasting filter that needs to chance only once in 4-5 years.
- The filter system of Austin Air HM405 allergy machine air purifier cleans the air in different stages. First the visible air particles are removed by the pre –filter and then the smaller particles are trapped in the perma-filter which is a part of the filtering system.
- The next stage of purification is the certified True HEPA filter layer that has a total surface area of 60 sq ft. Here most of the particles that are equal or larger than 0.3 microns are trapped. The particles include the germs and other microbes.
- The final filtration is that of the chemicals and other organic compounds. To get rid of them, here HEGA military grade cloth is utilized. In other air purifiers of Austin Air, activated carbon is used. Here it is one step ahead with the military grade carbon cloth that can absorb most of the harmful chemical compounds.
- The military grade carbon HEGA cloth is light weight, which makes the Austin Air HM405 allergy machine feel lighter. In most cases it is the filtering system that adds to the weight of the air purifier.
- Austin Air HM405 allergy machine air purifier comes with attached casters that roll. They can be used to move the air purifier from one place to another, without having to carry it.
- Austin Air HM405 allergy machine works with the help of a circulatory fan that has three speed settings.
- The total dimension of the Austin Air HM405 allergy machine air purifier is 14.5 x 14.5 x 23 inches in width, depth, and length. The weight of the air purifier is 33 lbs.
- The body of this air purifier is made in solid steel with perforated sides to allow free air flow into the filter. The filter system is round in shape and can draw air from all around the device. The outlet is at the top side of the air purifier.
- Austin Air HM405 allergy machine air purifier comes with 5 year mechanical warranty and 5 year pro rated filter warranty.
The efficiency of the Austin Air HM405 allergy machine
The Austin Air HM405 allergy machine can draw the air from all the sides making the filtering faster and efficient. The cylindrical shape of the filter also helps in this facility. The air that falls on any part is readily drawn in for filtration. This will help in faster air purification and the devices also consume less power. The presence of the HEGA carbon cloth ensures that even the deadliest chemical compounds in the air are filtered out. The toxic compounds and the microbial group are all trapped inside this filter and cannot come out no matter how long they stay.
The HEPA filter has a wider surface area to filter the air, 60 sq ft. Since the larger air particles are filtered out in the previous layers, this HEPA layer can be used only for the micro particle removal. This wider surface area helps in its working for 5 long years.
The HEGA cloth is placed as the innermost layer so that only the gases and chemicals reach there. This will help in its ability to do the job it is intended for. There will be no other particles to contaminate this surface or reduce its efficacy.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I place the Austin Air HM405 allergy machine?
Austin Air HM405 allergy machine air purifier can be used anywhere inside the home. It is preferred to use it in a closed area and not meant for outdoor use. Use the settings of the fan speed to adjust the speed with the size of the room.
What are the health benefits of using Austin Air HM405 allergy machine?
By using Austin Air HM405 allergy machine, one can get rid of all kinds of allergens from the air. Some people will have problem with dust while others have chemical sensitivity. This is one device that can be used for the benefit of all these people. It will reduce the frequency of allergic reactions that especially arise due to dust, pollens, and mold etc. The chemicals that are mostly difficult to get rid of will be removed by the HEGA layer to make a perfectly clean air that is 100% fit enough to live in. Asthma, dry mouth, sneezing, coughing, wheezing and runny nose are all relieved with this air purifier.
What is the noise level of Austin Air HM405 allergy machine?
At the low speed setting, the Austin Air HM405 allergy machine is almost whisper quiet but for the medium and high speeds it is much louder that sometimes may feel like nuisance. The consolation is that is reminds you that it is cleaning the very air you breathe. The decibel points of each speed are 39.8 dB, 55 dB and 64.5 dB for the low, medium, and high speed levels.
What are the power requirements and consumption rate of Austin Air HM405 allergy machine?
The power requirement for Austin Air HM405 allergy machine is 120V. The power consumption depends on the speed of the fan it works on. At the lowest speed, the energy consumption is 56 watts and that is 83 watts and 132 watts at the medium and high speeds.
What are the color options for the Austin Air HM405 allergy machine?
The Austin Air HM405 allergy machine is available in many colors, in black, white, silver, midnight blue, and sandstone.
Can I clean the filter of Austin Air HM405 allergy machine?
You can clean only the pre-filter and the perm-filter of Austin Air HM405 allergy machine. The pre-filter is a removable part which can be vacuumed, cleaned, or replaced as per convenience. The Perma-filter is part of the filtering system and non-removable. One can only vacuum this part from time to time to remove the air particles from clogging. The pre-filter is available for purchase separately, if you are living in a highly polluted area with lot of dust, then replacing it would be a better idea than cleaning.
Is the replacement filter for Austin Air HM405 allergy machine available easily?
Yes, the replacement filter for this Austin Air HM405 allergy machine is available easily. Just make sure that it is the same one you seek. The filter comes with all the 4 layers, including the pre-filter, so that you don’t need to preserve your previous one.
What is the ideal time to use Austin Air HM405 allergy machine?
There is no favorable time to use the Austin Air HM405 allergy machine. It is better to run the device all round the year, especially in the initial year of purchase to ensure that the air is completely cleaned and maintained well.