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How do you increase ceiling fan speed?

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Answered 2007-07-08 19:16:13

I have two ceiling fans, and both are three speed. On mine I just pull the one chain three times to get up to top speed.
If top speed isn't moving enough air, You have to get a bigger fan with a bigger motor.
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