VCS 2246 - Solar Powered "Fresh Air" Curb Mount Skylight by VELUX- 22 1/2" x 46 1/2"

VCS 2246 - Fresh Air Solar Powered Curb Mount Skylight
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Rough opening measures 22 1/2" x 46 1/2".

Maximum skylight clearance 26 1/2" x 50 1/2

The Solar Powered "Fresh Air" Skylight features a solar panel that captures any available daylight and uses it to recharge a highly efficient, fully concealed, battery powered operator and control system. The battery powered operator is the power source that opens and closes the skylight and the solar panel serves as the charging source of the system. Price includes remote control for operation of the skylight. Solar powered blinds are optional and can be factory installed if ordered with the skylight.

SKU: vcs-2246

Availability: In stock

  • Buy 3 for $1,453.00 each and save 3%
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VCS 2246 - Fresh Air Solar Powered Curb Mount Skylight - Shipping Included!

Adding fresh air and ventilation to your home is essential to health and well-being. With the help of the sun you can now bring that breath of fresh air into your home. The solar powered "Fresh Air" skylight installs just like the other VELUX models and requires no wiring. Now in the curb mount!!

Eligible for 30% Federal tax credit!

Homeowners receive an average of $850.00 with federal tax credit eleigibility which makes this product very affordable!(for more information visit

Product details:

Solar Panel

The solar panel will work on cloudy days and with indirect light. It does not have to be exposed to direct sunlight to function.

Integrated Rain Sensor

With an integrated rain sensor the solar powered skylight will close automatically, in case of rain or inclement weather even if your not home.

Installation slope

The VCS skylight installs on roofs with slopes between 0° (0:12) and 85° (137:12).

Simple installation

The VCS remote controlled solar powered skylight installs right out of the box and does not require any wiring which makes for easy and cost effective installation! No need for the additional cost of an electrician or to open walls to run wires! Now you can replace your old curb mount skylight with a "fresh air" skylight that is solar powered!

Energy efficient glass options for added safety and energy efficiency

All VELUX skylight glazings are built using energy efficient, LoE3, Argon gas injected dual tempered glass panes. The VCS skylight comes standard with an extra layer of glass laminated to the lower pane. You also have your choice of the following glazing options, each designed to meet the needs of specific building situations:

  • Impact glass - Special safety glass designed to meet code requirements for hurricane prone areas (not available for 4646; allow extra time for shipping)
  • White Laminated glass - Special white laminate layer in between the lower panes (not stocked in some distribution centers; allow extra time for shipping)

Flashing options for a weathertight installation and the No Leak Warranty

Flashing systems help ensure a weathertight installation for your VSS skylight on the following roof types:

  • Flat foam or rolled roof
  • Shingles and shakes
  • Metal Roofing
  • Adhesive underlayment included with every flashing kit for an extra layer of protection

Convenient remote control

The VCS skylight opens and closes quietly from anywhere in the house using our new innovate RF remote control (included). If purchased with factory installed blinds, the remote is pre-programmed for operation of blinds and skylight.

Factory Installed Blinds

Eight factory installed blinds are available to include in the purchase of your skylight! Blinds come in solar powered blackout or light filtering options.

  • Blackout blinds - blocks 98% of light, available in 5 standard colors for factory installation.
  • Light filtering - translucent blinds to diffuse light and allow privacy; avaiable in 3 standard colors for factory installation.
  • Factory installed blinds use the same remote as the skylight and remote is pre-programmed by the factory.
  • Over 80 special order blinds are also available for separate shipping; cannot be factory installed.

Quality construction

The VCS skylight comes with pre-finished white frames and sashes that eliminate the need for secondary high cost trips by a painter. An insect screen, a stainless steel chain operator and aluminum is also included in the package.

Streamlined exterior

Solar panel elevated off the roof deck to allow shedding of roof debris.

Easy skylight replacement option

Without the need for wiring, you can replace old bubble plastic or fixed skylights with a wonderful venting skylight!


The No Leak Skylight carries the 10 year installation warranty plus 20 years on insulated glass seal, 10 years on product,and 5 years on the blinds and controls.

Additional Info
Additional Info
Manufacturer Velux
Model VCS
Type Vented Solar
Rough Opening 22 1/2" x 46 1/2"
Delivery S - 3 to 5 Business Days
Popular States No
Popular States Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin
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