ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Top Posters(30 Days)
twh 10
Admin 4
Recent Posts
Any UL 508 experts out there?
by jraef. 05/23/17 07:31 PM
Dryer, Range grounding from "Main" panel
by sparkync. 05/23/17 03:32 PM
Heat pump conundrum
by sparkyinak. 05/21/17 08:49 PM
Interesting week
by HotLine1. 05/20/17 11:57 AM
Electrical Pricing Guide
by ElectricianBud. 05/18/17 12:17 PM
New in the Gallery:
SE cable question
Popular Topics(Views)
236,671 Are you busy
171,650 Re: Forum
164,628 Need opinion
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 60 guests, and 14 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#192533 - 02/17/10 12:16 AM How to determine amps from Xer  
Joetools  Offline
New Member
Joined: Feb 2010
Posts: 10
Alberta
We have a bit of a situation, I'll do my best to explain.
Press brake is off 208/480V step up transformer. Wanting to hook up a spot welder off of the press brake. Obviously with proper disconnects as it's already a bit of a sketchy set up, being as the welder should be on it's own circuit. The spot welder is 575 volt, 15kVA. So we have another xer 480/600V for the welder. Wondering if we are going to have enough amps to run the welder? Both machines will never be on at the same time.


Tools for Electricians:

#192535 - 02/17/10 12:28 AM Re: How to determine amps from Xer [Re: Joetools]  
frenchelectrican  Offline
Member
Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 939
Wi/ Paris France { France for ...
what type of welder that run from 480X600 transfomer due there are few diffrent type of welders that will affect the rating on the whole thing.

Merci,Marc


Pas de problme,il marche n'est-ce pas?"(No problem, it works doesn't it?)


#192542 - 02/17/10 01:06 AM Re: How to determine amps from Xer [Re: frenchelectrican]  
Rewire  Offline
Member
Joined: Feb 2008
Posts: 165
Missouri
what are you feeding the 208/480 transformer with?



Member Spotlight
Scott35
Scott35
Anaheim, CA. USA
Posts: 2,707
Joined: October 2000
Show All Member Profiles 
Featured:

2017 NEC and Related
2017 NEC
Now Available!

Shout Box
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
Page Time: 0.011s Queries: 15 (0.002s) Memory: 0.7512 MB (Peak: 0.8771 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-05-24 00:28:14 UTC