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WhisperKOOL Phantom 8000 Fully Ducted Self-Contained System

24V THERMOSTAT CONVERSION KIT
UV LIGHTING SYSTEM

WhisperKOOL Phantom 8000 Fully Ducted Self-Contained System Overview

Cellar Size:

Approx. 2000 cu. ft. when cellar is fully insulated and sealed with a proper vapor barrier (each wine cellar is unique and has specific cooling requirements; heat load calculations should always be performed prior to selecting a cooling unit)

The Phantom Series combines powerful cooling capacity with flexible installation options. If space is at a premium in your cellar and you need a powerful, fully ducted unit, the Phantom might be for you. The Phantom’s powerful blowers can be reoriented to the right, left, or top of the unit. This grants you the option of installing the unit in any ducting configuration that best suits your needs, even in limited space.

The unit is intended to be installed in an attic or a utility room adjacent to the cellar. This system uses WhisperKOOL’s liquid-temperature-measuring bottle probe. By monitoring liquid temperature instead of air temperature, the bottle probe ensures that your wine cellar maintains optimal wine-aging conditions. The Phantom combines sleek, modern design with quietness, customizable installation options, and proven performance.

  • *NEW: Optional UV Lighting technology 
  • Fully Ducted System
  • Flexible installation options
  • Numerous ducting options
  • Remote KDT Plus controller/thermostat
  • Corrosion-resistant drip tray
  • Proven cooling performance
  • Liquid temperature measuring bottle probe
  • Quiet operation
  • Quick-to-access components for ease of maintenance
  • Corrosion-resistant drip tray
  • Black powder-coated paint scheme
  • Suitable for operation in temperatures as high as 110°F
  • 2 year factory warranty

Product Specifications

Whisperkool Phantom

 24V Thermostat Conversion Kit

Introducing our new 24-volt thermostat conversion kit for WhisperKOOL split systems!

Utilize industry-leading technology from major manufacturers to monitor the environment of your cellar. (See individual thermostat manufacturers’ websites for details.)

  • Connect your thermostat to Wi‑Fi to control the temperature from your phone, tablet or laptop.
  • Monitor run time and energy usage.
  • Set alarm notifications.
  • View your cellar conditions from your mobile device.

The use of the 24-volt thermostat conversion kit eliminates the thermostat normally included with the system and allows your contractor to select, purchase and install the thermostat technology of your choice, including but not limited to Nest, Ecobee, and Honeywell.

By selecting the 24V Thermostat Conversion Kit, you have acknowledged that the system will not be built with the standard WhisperKOOL control or liquid measuring bottle probe. You will have to source and purchase your own 24V thermostat to run the equipment.

  • Not utilizing the thermostat from WhisperKOOL also eliminates the use of the bottle probe.
  • WhisperKOOL does not provide smart thermostats.  Those must be purchased separately.
  • WhisperKOOL customer service staff do not provide technical support for customers’ selected thermostats.


    UV LIGHTING SYSTEM (Optional)

    Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation (UVGI) is a disinfection method that uses short-wavelength ultraviolet (UV-C) light to kill microorganisms such as fungus, mold, mildew, and bacteria. The application of UVGI to disinfection has been an accepted practice since the 1950’s and is used in a variety of applications such as food, air, and water purification. In recent years, UVGI has found renewed application in air purifiers.

    Adding UV lighting to a cooling unit increases overall indoor air quality while improving the performance of the unit. Specifically, the UV light option will protect your unit from mold and other bacterial growth.

    HOW DOES UV LIGHT WORK?

    Commonly used in HVAC application, this UV disinfection method uses short-wavelength ultraviolet (UV-C) light to kill microorganisms. When exposed to UV-C, DNA begins to degrade and eventually becomes so damaged that it is no longer usable. As mold, fungus, or bacteria are exposed to UV-C, their DNA degrades until they are no longer able to reproduce, and they eventually die. While, UV-C light ranges from 200 to 300 nm, our UV-C light uses an optimal frequency of 254 nm.

    HOW DOES UV LIGHTING WORK WITH PHANTOM UNITS?

    Air handlers are particularly susceptible to microorganism growth. Fungus, mold, and bacteria can be pulled in from the cellar or outside. Once inside the unit, the organisms have a perfect place to grow due to the moisture built up in the compartment; from there, the organisms are pushed back into the cellar. Our UV lighting system is designed as an add-on feature that will target the buildup of these microorganisms.

    The bulb is positioned inside the evaporator compartment such that the evaporator coil and drip tray are exposed directly to UV light to ensure that these components stay unclogged and are running at optimal efficiency, which improves overall system performance. The transformer box and UV bulb can be mounted to any access panel on the evaporator side of the cooling unit, depending on the blower orientation. With this arrangement, the UV light never comes into contact with wine bottles in the cellar.


    Manuals / Warranty

    Warranty Information

    We work very hard to ensure that we offer the absolute best prices online. We work with our suppliers to ensure that they set minimum advertised pricing guidelines for all of our competitors. This means that everyone else selling the same product online is supposed to be selling it at the same price. If you find another online store that offers a lower price then us within 30 days of your purchase date, please let us know, and we will contact the brand to ensure they are not breaking the minimum advertised price policy. If you qualify for a refund, you will be refunded the difference in price to your credit card.

    We want you to feel confident that you are getting the absolute best price for the product you are ordering. If you find that our website has a lower price for the same item you have ordered within 30 days of your purchase date will refund the difference as well.

    To request your partial refund, just email us a link to the product on our website and our competitor's website, within 30 days from the date of your order, and we will process the credit accordingly.

    Our 100% Price Guarantee has some limitations:

    • You must purchase the item from our website before requesting your Price Match Guarantee

    • Promotions such as rebates and "buy one, get one free" offers are not eligible

    • The item must be in stock on the competitor's website

    • The competitor must be an online store; they may not have a retail location

    • The website cannot be a discounter or auction website (i.e., eBay, Overstock, Walmart, Amazon, etc..)

    • The competitor must be an Authorized Retailer of the product in question

    • The Price Match Guarantee includes the item price and the shipping charges; it excludes sales tax

    If you want to check if we can price match a product before you place your order, please contact us.

    We are an authorized dealer for every brand we sell!

    why buy from us

    By buying from us you qualify for the full manufacturer warranty, save time and money! We ship directly to your door from the manufacturer's warehouse. Every product is checked for quality assurance and packaged with the utmost care to ensure it arrives in perfect working condition. We ship with only the best carriers including UPS, FedEx, USPS, and trusted freight companies to get your product to you in the fastest time possible. We even offer discounts and gifts with every order just to make your day a little better. Our SATISFACTION GUARANTEE and LOWEST PRICE GUARANTEE let you rest easy knowing you'll be taken care of, no matter what happens.

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    WhisperKool is really an amazing brand

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    Very easy to clean because of the drip tray and it doesn't make a lot of noise which is great for my baby