LIFEBREATH 195 DCS Greater Montreal Air Exchanger

In stock
Serial Number: 195-DCS
Type of air exchanger: HRV
Connection: LATÉRAL
Dimensions (W x D x H): 49 x 18.75 x 14.75
  • Energy Star®: No
  • Warranty (Core-Motor-Parts): ∞-5-5
  • Voltage: 115 V
  • PCM/CFM - @ 0.4”: 176.0
  • Maximum sensible recovery efficiency: 92.0
  • Defrost cycle: Defrost (register defrost)

LIFEBREATH 195-DCS Air Exchanger: Enhancing Montreal Homes with Exceptional HVAC Solutions

Maintaining the highest quality of air inside your home can have a profound impact on your comfort, health, and overall wellbeing. In Montreal, a city known for its harsh winters and warm summers, having consistent optimal indoor air quality is a must throughout the year. It's here that the LIFEBREATH 195-DCS air exchanger stands out, offering unparalleled ventilation and superior performance through its state-of-the-art CVC technology.

LIFEBREATH 195-DCS: Reinventing Residential Ventilation

The LIFEBREATH 195-DCS air exchanger is engineered to revolutionize your indoor air experience. This innovative system combines an impressive range of features designed to enhance your home's air quality, optimize energy efficiency, and offer sophisticated control over your home's ventilation:

  • Patented Thermally Conductive Aluminum Cores: These cores facilitate heat transfer between two airstreams, arranged for highly efficient counter-current airflow. These cores can be easily removed for cleaning or service.
  • Motors and Blowers: With a common PSC motor driving independent centrifugal blowers for each airstream, the 195-DCS allows for multi-speed fan operations.
  • Filters: This model comes with washable MERV-6 air filters in the exhaust and supply airstreams, ensuring that your indoor air remains pure and clean. An upgrade to MERV-13 is also available for superior filtration.
  • Mounting: The corners of the cabinet are designed with threaded inserts that can accommodate the "S" hooks and hanging straps provided with the unit, making the installation process convenient and straightforward.

Moreover, the LIFEBREATH 195-DCS air exchanger comes with several distinguishing features:

  • Defrost System: This system includes a damper defrost system, a crucial feature for efficient operation in colder climates.
  • Case: Constructed from 20 gauge pre-painted galvanized steel, the case offers superior corrosion resistance and is insulated to prevent exterior condensation. Balancing ports are conveniently located on the unit.
  • Drain Connection: The system includes two 1/2 inch (12 mm) outer diameter drain connections.
  • Electronics: The unit comes with the DXPL02 control, which can be wall-mounted at a central location within the home for convenient access and control.

This air exchanger also comes with additional performance metrics and specifications that make it an attractive option for homeowners:

  • Energy Efficiency: The 195-DCS exhibits impressive energy efficiency with a Sensible Effectiveness (ASE) of 92% @ 73 CFM (35 L/s) 32°F (0°C) and Sensible Efficiency (SRE) of 81% @ 64 CFM (30 L/s) 32°F (0°C).
  • Weight and Dimensions: The unit has a weight of 88 lbs (40 kg) and a shipping weight of 92 lbs (41.8 kg), making it compact and manageable for installation.
  • Electric Specifications: Operating at 120 VAC @ 60Hz, the 195-DCS consumes 74 Watts at low speed and 123 Watts at high speed. Its amp rating stands at 1.5.
  • Performance: The performance of the 195-DCS is HVI certified, offering reliable operation and trustworthy results.

Customize Your LIFEBREATH 195-DCS with Optional Accessories

To further enhance the functionality of your LIFEBREATH 195-DCS air exchanger, a range of optional accessories are available:

  • Dual Hood (99-190, 99-194)
  • Terminator Fitting (99-TM4, 99-TM5, 99-TM6)
  • Weather Hood (99-185, 99-186, 99-187)
  • TechGrille (99-EAG4, 99-EAG5, 99-EAG6, 99-EAG8)

These add-ons offer additional customization and can be installed depending on your unique needs and preferences.

The Assurance of Quality: LIFEBREATH's Warranties and Standards

For peace of mind, the LIFEBREATH 195-DCS air exchanger comes with a lifetime warranty on the HRV core and a 5-year replacement parts warranty. All units conform to CSA and UL standards, underscoring LIFEBREATH's commitment to quality and customer satisfaction.

Expert Installation Services in Montreal

Entrust your LIFEBREATH 195-DCS air exchanger installation to professional and certified HVAC experts in Montreal. These professionals ensure that your air exchanger is correctly installed, operates at optimal efficiency, and delivers the promise of improved indoor air quality.


In the quest for clean, fresh, and healthy indoor air in Montreal, the LIFEBREATH 195-DCS air exchanger is a trusted ally. Its innovative features, energy efficiency, ease of installation, and the security of warranties make it a preferred choice for homeowners seeking an effective CVC solution. Contact your local HVAC professionals today and experience the difference LIFEBREATH can make in your home.

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