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Minka-Aire F518-BN, Concept II Brushed Nickel Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote

SKU: F518-BN
  • 44" Blade Span
  • UL Indoor listed
  • 11.5" Height, Top to Bottom
  • Hugger Mount
  • Remote Control
  • Downlight Included
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Minka-Aire F518-BN, Concept II Brushed Nickel Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote
  • 44" Blade Span
  • UL Indoor listed
  • 11.5" Height, Top to Bottom
  • Hugger Mount
  • Remote Control
  • Downlight Included
UPC: 706411008665

As the name implies - a taste of things to come. Simple in style yet ingenious by design. The Concept ceiling fan requires 75% less time and labor to assemble than conventional ceiling fans. Installing a Minka Aire Concept is made easy with our installation video and article.

The Minka-Aire F518-BN Concept collection 44" indoor hugger ceiling fan (with remote control and light) in Brushed Nickel uses Halogen light output and brings Contemporary style. This fan includes Three, Vaneer Silver Blades and the hanging height is 11.5". The voltage is 120 volts. The Minka-Aire F518-BN down light requires 1 bulb (included). Additional Information: Control - RCS212 - Three-speed hand-held remote with full-range light dimming and reverse function

Fan Dimensions
Dimension A 12"
Dimension B 10"
Dimension C 10"
Energy Information

Product Airflow

Flag
Cubic Feet Per Minute

Electricity Use

Bulb
Watts (excluding lights)

Airflow Efficiency

Leaf
Cubic Feet Per Minute Per Watt
Blades
Number of Blades 3
Blade Span 44" Blade Span Diameter (what's this?The blade span indicates the distance from one blade tip to the opposing blade tip or the overall diameter of a fan's blades while in motion.)
Blade Color Silver
Blade Pitch 14° Blade Pitch
Optional Blades No other blades are available for this fan
Motor
Mounting System
Mounting System Hugger
Included Mount Flush to Ceiling Mount
Optional Downrods No other downrods are available for this fan
Mounting Hardware All necessary mounting hardware included
Optional Mounting Link to add a junction box
Control
Included Control RCS212 - Three-speed hand-held remote with full-range light dimming and reverse function
Optional Control Add an additional wall or remote control
Light Source & Bulb
Light Source White Opal Glass - Halogen
Optional Light Not Available for this fan
Down Bulb Included 1
Down Bulb Quantity 1
Down Bulb Watts 100
Down Light Light kit included: (1) 100 Watt Mini-Can Halogen Bulb with White Opal Glass (Bulb(s) included)
Bulbs Includes Down Light Bulbs
Reviews

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Minka-Aire Ceiling FansMinka-Aire F518-WH, Concept II White Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote Control
 
4.6

(based on 32 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Quiet (26)
  • Circulates air well (25)
  • Attractive (24)
  • Works in both directions (21)
  • Range of speeds (19)

Cons

  • Not bright enough (9)
  • Difficult to install (3)

Best Uses

  • Air circulation (24)
  • Smaller rooms / apartments (17)
  • Decorative (16)
  • Alternative to AC (11)
  • Large rooms (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Avid do-it-yourselfer (11), Casual do-it-yourselfer (8), Beginner (6), Professional (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Second Purchase , Very Happy

Would have gave it a five star, except for the blade color not matching the fan unit. I took Care of this by spraying the blades with Rust-oleum Dark Bronze it matches great....Read complete review

Would have gave it a five star, except for the blade color not matching the fan unit. I took Care of this by spraying the blades with Rust-oleum Dark Bronze it matches great. The other quirk is that there is a gap between ceiling and fan, it's not flush. I solved this by taking a 1/4" piece of plexiglass and cutting it 1/8" bigger around then the base(made a donut)and sprayed it with the Rust-oleum Dark Bronze. It looks like it came that way.
This is my second unit and I will be purchasing a third. Works great is very Quiet and the remote is very handy (with NO problems setting remote.).Also like to mention that I find the light (100 Watt) fine, in fact I keep it on its lowest setting for getting ready for bed, rarely turn it up. This does make me think of one other complaint: The remote has a double button for adjusting light up and down But only adjusts (cycles) in one direction. Would be nice if they made it so pressing top half of button made light go up, and then pressing bottom button made light go down. The way it's made now they only need a Single button because pushing either button just makes light cycle through brite to dim. So you must guess when you have hit the brightest or dimmest point or you jump back to beginning of cycle.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Had to send back

We ended up sending this fan back due to the blades looking so cheap. We were sad because the design and fan base was exactly what we were looking for.

We ended up sending this fan back due to the blades looking so cheap. We were sad because the design and fan base was exactly what we were looking for.

Reviewed by 32 customers

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4.0

Overall a nice fan

By L and M

from South

Verified Buyer

Comments about Minka-Aire F518-WH, Concept II White Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote Control:

Cool looking fan with it's 3 blades and wide body. We have a small room with low ceilings and needed a flush mount style. This one looks great. No wobbling either.

The only negative is the high setting. Because of the 3 blades , it sounds like helicopter blades buffeting the air.
Not loud, But noticeable.

  • Primary use:
  • Personal
 
4.0

Good Product for the money

By Hotsauce777

from NYC

About Me Beginner

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Circulates Air Well
  • Range of Speeds
  • Works in Both Directions

Cons

  • Buzzes On High Speed

Best Uses

  • Air Circulation
  • Smaller Rooms

Comments about Minka-Aire F518-WH, Concept II White Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote Control:

This is my second Minka Aire fan. The first one I purchased last year for my bedroom. It circulates the air well, Its quiet and does everything I wanted it to do. I purchase the exact same fan for my living room and I've noticed when I have it on high, there is a humming sound that I didn't get from my first fan. If I put the speed on medium, it stops, but I want to be able to put it on high & have it still be silent. I've also had a problem with the remote controlling both fans when I don't want it to. The bedroom is right next to the living room, and when I use it in either room, it turns both fans on. They are both being controlled with the same remote when I don't want them to. the humming noise is not loud, but I would prefer it to not be there at all. I would also like to control the fans separately with each remote. These are the reasons I only gave it 4 stars instead of 5. It's still a good fan.

 
5.0

FANtastic!

By The FIXER

from Lincoln NE

About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Circulates Air Well
  • Easy to install
  • Quiet
  • Range of Speeds
  • Works in Both Directions

Cons

  • Not Bright Enough

Best Uses

  • Air Circulation
  • Decorative

Comments about Minka-Aire F518-BN, Concept II Brushed Nickel Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote:

High quality built fan.

 
5.0

Perfect Size

By bob

from Paradise, CA

About Me Beginner

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Circulates Air Well
  • Quiet
  • Range of Speeds
  • Works in Both Directions

Cons

  • Not Bright Enough

Best Uses

  • Air Circulation
  • Decorative
  • Smaller Rooms

Comments about Minka-Aire F518-WH, Concept II White Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote Control:

Don't fool with electric installations, expecially in the attic area. Had our trustworthy, longtime, electrician do the install. It took him no time at all. Everything worked perfect.

(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

quiet and beautiful

By Carol

from Madison, WI

About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Circulates Air Well
  • Quiet

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Smaller Rooms

    Comments about Minka-Aire F518-BN, Concept II Brushed Nickel Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote:

    This fan was installed by the contractor doing our kitchen remodel so I can't speak to how easy or difficult install was.
    It fits nicely into a small space and is moving the air really well. It does not wobble at all and is super quiet. We are very happy with it.
    My only negative comment is that the base is substantial, so if you're used to the look of Hunter or other classic fans, this feels "heavier" in the room.
    We wanted a wall control and no pull chains because the ceiling is only 8'. Happy with our choice so far.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Second Purchase , Very Happy

    By crag_

    from Florida, NY.

    About Me Professional

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive
    • Circulates Air Well
    • Easy to install
    • GOOD LIGHT
    • Low Profile
    • Quiet
    • Range of Speeds
    • Remote Control
    • Works in Both Directions

    Cons

    • Blade Color
    • Not Flush To Ceiling Sli
    • Not Flush With Ceiling

    Best Uses

    • Air Circulation
    • Alternative to AC
    • Decorative
    • Smaller Rooms

    Comments about Minka-Aire F518-ORB, Concept II Oil-Rubbed Bronze Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light and Remote:

    Would have gave it a five star, except for the blade color not matching the fan unit. I took Care of this by spraying the blades with Rust-oleum Dark Bronze it matches great. The other quirk is that there is a gap between ceiling and fan, it's not flush. I solved this by taking a 1/4" piece of plexiglass and cutting it 1/8" bigger around then the base(made a donut)and sprayed it with the Rust-oleum Dark Bronze. It looks like it came that way.
    This is my second unit and I will be purchasing a third. Works great is very Quiet and the remote is very handy (with NO problems setting remote.).Also like to mention that I find the light (100 Watt) fine, in fact I keep it on its lowest setting for getting ready for bed, rarely turn it up. This does make me think of one other complaint: The remote has a double button for adjusting light up and down But only adjusts (cycles) in one direction. Would be nice if they made it so pressing top half of button made light go up, and then pressing bottom button made light go down. The way it's made now they only need a Single button because pushing either button just makes light cycle through brite to dim. So you must guess when you have hit the brightest or dimmest point or you jump back to beginning of cycle.

     
    5.0

    Excellent Fan

    By Stroker

    from oHIo

    About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive
    • Circulates Air Well
    • Easy to install
    • Quiet
    • Range of Speeds
    • Works in Both Directions

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Air Circulation
      • Alternative to AC
      • Decorative
      • Larger Rooms
      • Smaller Rooms

      Comments about Minka-Aire F518-BN, Concept II Brushed Nickel Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote:

      Very Happy with this high end fan.
      Very good product.

       
      5.0

      Awsome fan very happy with product

      By maguiver

      from Manchester Ma 01944

      About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive
      • Circulates Air Well
      • Easy to install
      • Quiet
      • Range of Speeds
      • Works in Both Directions

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Air Circulation
        • Decorative

        Comments about Minka-Aire F518-WH, Concept II White Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote Control:

        love the look it's sleek and very quiet,easy to install we use it everynight in the bedroom great product

         
        5.0

        Classic design

        By Captain Harlock

        from Los Angeles

        About Me Professional

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive
        • Circulates Air Well
        • Easy to install
        • Quiet
        • Range of Speeds
        • Works in Both Directions

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Air Circulation
          • Alternative to AC
          • Decorative

          Comments about Minka-Aire F518-BN, Concept II Brushed Nickel Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote:

          We installed the Concept II in the kitchen. It circulates air well and keept the kitchen cool when we had a hot spell a couple of weeks ago.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          I would buy this product, but....

          By Kris the homeowner

          from Denver, CO

          About Me Beginner

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attractive
          • Circulates Air Well
          • Quiet
          • Range of Speeds
          • Works in Both Directions

          Cons

          • One Remote Didn't Work

          Best Uses

          • Air Circulation
          • Alternative to AC

          Comments about Minka-Aire F518-WH, Concept II White Flush Mount 44" Ceiling Fan with Light & Remote Control:

          I ordered three fans and one of the fans wouldn't work because the remote transmitter was faulty. The electrician who installed the fans had a remote mechanism in his truck and was able replace the faulty mechanism, but at a cost, of course. Now that they are installed, the fans work well and quietly.

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