Not a bad price if he is willing to wiggle a wee bit.
I bought the older model about two years ago and it has performed well.
Just be aware that the older models of JDS did not come with the remote control for the timer and speed controls. I priced a retrofit through JDS and it was about a $100 retrofit. I just added a longer pull chain and turn it off manually after about an hour so after use.:icon_thum:wwink: