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  • Greenhouse Sidewall Ventilation Crank

    18 reviews

    Ventilate your greenhouse with our side wall ventilation hand crank.  Easily vent your roll-up curtain sidewalls up to 150 feet long!

    Features

    • Stainless steel handle, full plastic resin casing for long anti-corrosion time
    • The 4:1 Gear ratio provides easy cranking
    • Self Locking and automatic brake holds sidewall in place
    • The drive shaft fits perfectly inside ¾" EMT conduit.  Attachment screws included
    • ¾" EMT conduit guide post not included but easily found at most hardware stores

    A proper greenhouse ventilation system is incredibly important to any grow operation, no matter whether you’re a hobbyist with a smaller structure or a commercial farmer whose massive house protects their livelihood.

    Our greenhouse hand crank can roll up sidewalls up to 150 feet long.  It does so with a durable construction of stainless steel in a plastic resin casing designed to fight off long-term corrosion and wear. What’s more, its 4:1 gear ratio makes for easy cranking and self-locking. The automatic brake will ensure that your sidewall will stay where you want it to.

    With this hand crank, you’ll be able to control the temperature and humidity of your greenhouse.  It also gives you side access to both your low and high tunnel hoop houses. It’s even easy to install; follow these instructions for guidance on how to integrate this greenhouse curtain crank into the creation of your greenhouse.


     


     

    Why Ventilate your Greenhouse?

    Greenhouse Cooling and Humidity Control

    Controlling greenhouse humidity with some ventilation system is a must in just about any climate.  Even in cooler climates, greenhouse temperatures can reach extreme levels.  Your plants are more likely to die in a greenhouse from excessive heat than cool temperatures.

    Pests and Disease Prevention

    Proper greenhouse air circulation is also critical for healthy plants. By rolling up your side curtains you allow stale air to get pushed out of your greenhouse leading to healthier plants with fewer disease and pest problems.  Many common greenhouse pests and diseases thrive on stale and humid air.  Rolling up your sidewalls will allow air to circulate, naturally reducing incidences of these common problems.

    Better Pollination

    Growing in a greenhouse without natural air circulation can cause poor pollination of your plants.  A breeze naturally sends pollen around your greenhouse so you can avoid the hassle of hand-pollinating every plant.  If you are noticing poor pollination or poor fruit setting, this is a sign that you may need to be increasing the airflow into your greenhouse.

     

    Keeping Your Greenhouse Ventilated

    During the hot summer months its critical to keep your greenhouse well ventilated.  In our area at the southern coast of North Carolina we get average highs in the lower 90s with high humidity. Without proper greenhouse ventilation temperatures inside can easily exceed 115°.  To keep your plants cool during periods of high heat we simply just roll up our sidewalls and keep both end wall doors open.  This allows air to naturally keep our greenhouse cool and our plants safe from excess heat. 

    Greenhouse Ventilation System

    Free shipping on orders over $49 to Contiguous US

    Shipping Policy

    Most products will ship from our facility in 1 to 2 business days after the order is placed.  Express shipments placed after 12PM EST will be shipped out next business day. Full details can be found on our Shipping Policy Page

    Returns Policy

    Returns can be made on most products within 30 days of purchase. After 30 days we unable to offer a refund or exchange. Certain products are non-returnable. For full details visit our Returns Policy

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    SC
    09/06/2023
    Stacey C.
    United States United States

    Side Wall Crank

    We installed 5 sets this spring and bought 6 more to install this fall. Great customer service, quick delivery. They are holding up well on our commercial farm so far and save us a lot of time as well make it a safer space for our staff.

    RH
    03/16/2023
    Robert H.

    CRANK WORKS VERY WELL GOOD PRICE ALSO.

    KS
    09/29/2022
    Katie S.
    United States United States

    Fast shipping, easy to install

    Got the cranks installed quickly, and are very easy to use.

    CM
    07/07/2022
    Caleb M.
    United States United States

    These are a must have

    These things save so much time and are super awesome. Would definitely recommend.

    A
    05/16/2022
    Anonymous
    United States United States

    Greenhouse Sidewall Ventilarion

    The product is very simple to construct, and is of great quality.