Which way is counterclockwise for a ceiling fan?

Answer Counterclockwise is the same direction for a ceiling fan as it is for any other item. When facing a clock (or looking up at a ceiling fan), counterclockwise goes to the left, as opposed to clockwis... Read More »

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During summertime, does the ceiling fan go clockwise or counterclockwise?

Does a ceiling fan go clockwise or counterclockwise for summer?

During the warm summer months, set your ceiling fan to run counterclockwise for optimum air circulation. When ceiling fans run counterclockwise, the circulating air creates a cooling down draft. Yo... Read More »

Are clocks usually wound counterclockwise?

NO, many run on batteries or are plugged in

Do clothes dryers turn clockwise or counterclockwise?

Both. So-called reverse action, reverse drum or reverse tumble clothes dryers rotate several times clockwise, several times counterclockwise and so on. This process reduces tangling and creasing of... Read More »