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Typical Appliance Load Information
 
Appliances Running Watts   Appliances Running Watts
 
Blender 600   Coffee Pot 550 - 700
Home Stereo 100 - 200   Computer 500 - 1000
Curling Iron 20 - 50   Dishwasher 1800
Electric Blanket 50 - 200   Vacuum Cleaner 400 - 500
Drill Motor 250 - 750   Electric Skillet 1000 - 1350
Stove (per element) 500 - 1500   Electric Water Heater 4000
Hair Dryer 350 - 1000   Clothes Iron 500 - 1200
Light Bulb 40 - 100   Microwave 700 - 1500
Refrigerator 800 (starting 1500 - 2000)   Freezer 800 (starting 1500 - 2000)
Space Heater 1000 - 1500   Television 200 - 600
Toaster 750 - 1200   VCR 150 - 200
1/2 HP Well Pump 1300 (starting 3000 - 4000)   1 HP Well Pump 1500 (starting 3500 - 5000)
2 HP Well Pump 2000 (starting 5000 - 6000)   Electric Furnace 4500 (starting same)
Furnace Blower Motor 800 (starting 1500 - 2000)   Washing Machine 960
NG Clothes Dryer 750 (starting 1500)   Electric Clothes Dryer 5500 (starting

        

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