For mounting heights to 14′ (environmental separation) and 12′ (insect control).

The Berner Industrial Washdown 14 Air Curtain is durable, with all-welded construction, a gray powder-coated exterior of stainless steel.

Used to save energy and keep temperatures stable and flying insects out when the doors are open.

  • Specifically built for Washdown applications
  • Engineered to perform and built to last
  • Simple to install, operate, and maintain
  • Made in U.S.A.

Berner is a UL Listed panel shop, authorized to build UL listed Motor Control Panels.

Available in single lengths from 3′ to 16′

Washdown Details


Food processing and other applications where the unit receives washdown on a regular basis.

Unit Features: 

Cabinet and internal components including fans are stainless steel. Industrial units already use waterproof wiring compartments.

Motor Features:

Single speed, 300 series stainless hardware, moisture sealant on bolt heads as well as frame and endplate, neoprene gaskets, double sealed ball bearings, built in drain plug,  lip and v-ring seal on drive end, slinger on ODE of TEFC motors, stainless steel shaft F insulation, tropicalized.


This model requires a separate Activation Switch. All air curtains using control panels require an Activation Switch to be ordered with the panel. 

Control Panels

Standard location: Factory installed on left hand end plate of air curtain.

Single Phase Control Panels:

A single phase control panel is required when:

  • A time delay is used
  • 24 volt control is used
  • When motor quantities exceed: (2) 1/2 hp @ 120V or (3) 1/2 hp @ 208-240V

An activation switch must be selected along with the panel for activation of the air curtain.

Standard control panel construction: NEMA 4/12 Enclosure, Motor Contactor (factory wired), Terminal Strip, Fusing (as required), Time Delay (as required).

Three Phase Control Panels:

All three phase power supplies require a three phase control panel and an activation switch.

Standard Control Panel Construction: NEMA 4/12 Enclosure, Motor Contactor (factory wired), Terminal Strip, Fusing (as required), and Time Delay or 120V Control Transformer (as required).