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#58289 - 11/04/05 03:52 AM lra?
zxone Offline
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what should an amp draw be at start up
on a a/c compressor?

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#58290 - 11/04/05 04:07 AM Re: lra?
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That would depend on the size of the compressor.

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#58291 - 11/04/05 05:59 AM Re: lra?
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nominal amps time 6 is minimum for start.
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#58292 - 11/04/05 03:14 PM Re: lra?
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A motors code letter indicates how much kVA per HP with a locked rotor.
See Table 430.7(B).
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#58293 - 11/05/05 04:12 AM Re: lra?
zxone Offline
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thank you for the infomation

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