# How many amps does a hp motor draw?

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## What is the full load current of a 1 hp motor?

Full Load Current: Three Phase AC Motors

Motor Horsepower Motor Ampere
1 230V 460 V 4.2 2.1
1-1/2 230V 460V 6.0 3.0
2 230V 460V 6.8 3.4
3 230V 460V 9.6 4.8

## How many amps does a 1.5 hp motor draw at 120 volts?

For example a 1.5 HP Baldor motor turning 3450 rpm draws 13.4 amps on 120 volt service.

## How many amps does a 5 HP electric motor draw?

Example: A 5 HP motor at 230V, 3PH is12. 4 amps.

## How many amps does a 12v 1hp motor draw?

0.2 HP = 17 amperes. 0.5 HP = 42 amperes. 1.0 HP = 85 amperes.

## How many amps does a 1.5 hp motor draw?

Common Horsepower to Amps Conversions

Horsepower Amps Voltage
1 HP 6.91 A 120 V
1.25 HP 8.63 A 120 V
1.5 HP 10.4 A 120 V
1.75 HP 12.1 A 120 V
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## How many amps does a 30 hp motor draw?

HP 200 Volts 550-600 Volts
25 78.2 27
30 92 32
40 120 41
50 150 52

## How many HP is 2.1 amps?

AMP DRAW BASED ON HORSEPOWER

HP 1 Phase Amps 3 Phase Amps
115 volt 460 volt
1/2 9.8 1.1
3/4 13.8 1.6
1 16 2.1

## How many HP is 15 amps?

Common Amps to Horsepower Conversions

Amps Horsepower Efficiency
15 A 2.17 HP 90%
20 A 2.9 HP 90%
25 A 3.62 HP 90%
30 A 4.34 HP 90%

## How much power does a 2 hp motor use?

typical electricity consumption is 746 watts per single Horse-power. so 2 HP = 1.48 Kw per hour of operation.

## How many amp breaker does a 5hp motor have?

The motor name plate should state how much current it draws.. The Plate data of the motor is required plus application the motor will be running. In fact code recommends a 60 amp circuit breaker for a 5 hp 230v motor, but with overload protection.

## How many amps does a 3/4 HP well pump draw?

Re: Amp draw on a 3/4HP pump

Running amps will be 6 to 8 amps.

## What size breaker do I need for a 5 hp motor?

A 5hp single phase AC motor has a load current of 28 Amps. So 10GA. wire with a 30 Amp breaker will work.

## How many amps does a 1 hp pump draw?

A 240 volt, 1 horsepower well pump draws 10 amps of current. When the pump starts, it can draw up to 35 amps, but only for 5–10 seconds.

## How many amps does a 12 volt DC motor draw?

At this point it is drawing the maximum amount of current and applying maximum torque. A low voltage (e.g., 12 Volt or less) DC motor may draw from 100 mA to several amperes at stall, depending on its design.

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## How many amps does a DC motor draw?

Full load amps in 120 and 240 volts electrical DC motors.

Motor Rating (hp) Current (amps)
120 V 240 V
1 9.5 4.7
1 1/2 13.2 6.6
2 17 8.5