Essence® Ceiling Fan
Ranging from 8- to 14-ft. (2.4 - to 4.3m) in diameter, Essence® is both an essential money-saving machine and a work of art for commercial spaces, indoors or out. With a gearless direct-drive motor that provides quiet, comforting air movement, Essence is ideal for any space from lobbies, pavilions and music venues to seaside dining and open-air theaters.
Gearless Direct Drive Motor
Ease of InstallationAward-winning
Motor is Wet Rated to UL standards for use indoors or out
Available in custom color packages
Wired wall controller or wireless controller upgrade allow ease of operation
Consulting-Specifying Engineer named Essence a 2014 Gold Product of the Year.
Honored with a Product Innovation Award in the furnishings category by Architectural Products.
The U.S. Green Building Council named Essence the Best Product for Energy Efficiency in its 2014 Best of Building Awards.
Essence received a silver A’Design Award based on its superior innovation, technology, design and creativity.
The A&D Trophy Awards honored Essence with a product design award in 2014.
BUILDINGS magazine honored Essence as a “Money-Saving Product” in its June 2015 issue.
The latest honor for Big Ass Fans’ Essence® is a prestigious Design for Asia Award. The contest is the Hong Kong Design Centre’s flagship program acknowledging outstanding designs with Asian perspectives.
Year-round Energy Savings
Be the master of your domain. Essence® has several control options available-check them out!
Easily control the power and speed of your Essence fan with the rotary-style dial of the wall controller. A wired wall controller comes standard; wireless wall control is available.
Add SmartSense™ to automatically adjust your fan’s speed based on temperature changes and seasonal conditions.
Integrate Essence into your facility’s fire suppression system and keep employees safer.
Integrate starting, stopping and speed control capabilities of Essence into your building automation system.
Big Ass overhead fans work with your HVAC to provide significant energy savings.
In summer, the fans’ cooling effect means the a/c can be set several degrees higher.
In winter, fans push the heat down from the ceiling, decreasing the work of your heater and leading to savings as high as 30 percent.
OptionsWireless Wall Controls
A full 10-year mechanical and 5-year electrical warranty comes standard with Essence.
Big Ass Fans handles all warranties without redirecting you to component manufacturers. We make it, we sell it, we install it and we guarantee it.
Upgrade to the wireless controller to easily control your Essence
A dedicated Big Ass Fans project manager to handle your project start to finish and forever after
Assurance that your fan will be installed 100% correctly, by factory-trained and certified installers who know Big Ass Fans inside and out
More time to run your business* while we handle the install quickly, cleanly and efficiently
SmartSense is an automated system with three user modes: Winter, Summer and Manual.
Winter Mode: Automatically adjusts speed to minimize temperature differential between the floor and ceiling
Summer Mode: Increases fan speed as the floor-level temperature rises
Manual Mode: Takes the system off autopilot and gives the user full control of fan operation
The standard colors for Essence are silver and black. Want something different? Individualize your fan with one of our 11 classic color upgrades, or work with our design consultants to create a shade that’s all your own.
Dimmable output with a max of 5,000 lumens to match changing lighting needs or just to set the mood
Independent controls or seamless integration into existing lighting grids
4,000 and 3,000 Kelvin options
Connects to 110-277V circuits
Can be retrofitted to all Essence fans sold after April 2015