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Old 11-18-2008, 05:19 PM
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block heater amp's

Anyone know how many amps the block heaters pull?
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Old 11-18-2008, 07:42 PM
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its a 1000watt, so you can calculate from that.
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I think about 20 amps not sure
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Old 11-18-2008, 09:21 PM
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1000W/120V=8.3A
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1000W/120V=8.3A
YOU BEAT ME TO IT.
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good to know
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Old 11-19-2008, 04:30 PM
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Not sure if the heater is 1000w or 1500w ,i had to ask the electrician at work how to do the math to figure the amps.
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Old 11-19-2008, 04:31 PM
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So how would one use that to calculate price per hour of plugging in?
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watts divided by volts equals amps
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Old 11-19-2008, 04:32 PM
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they might be 110 block heaters
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