Summary: After struggling for years with windowless portable units, I finally gave up and installed this casement unit. I have only used this a few times since installing the unit, but it's very powerful and cools much more efficiently than a portable windowless unit, even if they have the same btu rating.
Summary: "Absolute Best Price after searching major appliance and discount houses - needed this model only to fit casement style window. (width restriction). Bought and picked it up the next day at their warehouse - inbox, no problems. Start your search here and you will end your search here.
Summary: "This is a very good air conditioner! It pumps out excellent (copious) quantities of of cold air. It works on a standard 115v electrical outlet, so no visit from the electrician. The controls are sturdy, with a "sleep" and "fan only" function, and the remote control works as intended.
Summary: I was able to install it through a wood frame wall without major reconstruction. It just barely can be squeezed between 2 wood studs 16" OC. A unit 1/4" to 1/2" narrower would be easier to install. I wish a through the wall kit would have been included.