# How many amps does a 5 horsepower motor draw?

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## How many amps does a 5 hp motor use?

AMP DRAW BASED ON HORSEPOWER

HP 1 Phase Amps 3 Phase Amps
115 volt 208 volt
5 56 16.7
7-1/2 80 24.2
10 100 30.8

## How many amps does a 3 HP motor draw?

Here are the Full Load Amp (FLA) values for typical 230VAC and 480VAC 3 phase motors.

1.5 4.7 2.4
2 6 3.0
3 9 4.5
5 15 7.5

## How many amps does a 5 hp motor draw at 480 volts?

HP 200 Volts 440-480 Volts
3 11 4.8
5 17.5 7.6
7.5 25.3 11
10 32.2 14

## 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%

## What size breaker do I need for a 4 hp motor?

How to Calculate How What Size Circuit Breaker a Machine will Need:

HorsePower of Main Motor 220 Volts, 1 phase 220 Volts, 3 phase
1 Hp 5.6 Amps 2.8
2 11.2 5.6
3 16.8 8.4
4 22.4 11.2

## What size breaker do I need for a 240 volt air compressor?

What size breaker do I need for a 240 volt air compressor? You need a minimum of a 30 amp circuit for this motor. The FLA (amps) are around 17.

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## How many amps does a 5.5 kW motor draw?

Three Phase Motors

MOTOR RATING HP APPROX. F.L.C. AT LINE VOLTAGE
4.0 kW 5.5 16
5.5 kW 7.5 20
7.5 kW 10 27
9.3 kW 12.5 34

## How many horsepower is 3.5 amps?

Common Horsepower to Amps Conversions

Horsepower Amps Voltage
3.5 HP 24.2 A 120 V
4 HP 27.6 A 120 V
4.5 HP 31.1 A 120 V
5 HP 34.5 A 120 V