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What size breaker do I need for a 7.5 hp air compressor?
Last Updated: 27th May, 2021
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Hereof, what size breaker do I need for a 7.5 hp motor?
Re: Wire and breaker size for 7.5 hp motor You need 50 amp rated wire with a 50-100 amp breaker.
Similarly, how many amps does a 7.5 hp motor draw at 230 volts? AC Motor Full Load Amperes
|HP||200 Volts||220-240 Volts|
Then, how many amps does a 7.5 hp motor draw?
How many amps does a small air compressor use?
It has a true 5 HP motor that says it takes 15 amps 230 volts on the motor data plate. The compressor has a 14 gauge cord with a 15 amp 230 volt plug on the end.