The ampacity tables presented here are for rectangular bus bars of Copper No.

110 whose surface condition is similar to that of busses at
typical installations. Ampacities were calculated using a nominal conductivity of 99% IACS and should also be applicable to other
coppers with the same electrical conductivity. Listed for 60 Hz at temperature rises of 30, 60, and 65 C° ambient, they ere determined
from accurate emissivity coefficients measured by calorimetriC° techniques. The methods are described in "Electrical Coils and
Conductors", by H.B. Dwight (McGraw-Hill Publishing Co., New York, 1945, Chapter 19).
Ampacity Calculations - Accurate emissivity is essential because it is used to calculate the heat dissipated by radiation, a factor in the
general equation for ampacity:

where I is ampacity (amp), WR is heat dissipated by radiation (watts), WC is heat dissipated by natural convection (watts), and R is
resistance (ohms) at operating temperature and 60 Hz.

Table 1. Ampacities of Copper No. 110 Bus Bars - Ampacities in this table are for bus bars having an emissivity of 0.4.
This was observed on samples exposed for 60 days in an industrial environment, and it is probably identical to that of bus bars in
service.
Direct-current ampacities may differ from AC° ampacities because of AC° skin effect:

where I DC° is DC° ampacity at 60 Hz (amp), and S is the skin effect ratio at 60 Hz.
http://busbar.copper.org/ampacity/busT1.htm

Table 1. Ampacities of Copper No. 110 Bus Bars
Dimensions,

Weight

In.

Area

Per

DC
Resistanc
e

Foot,

at 20° C,

Lb

Microhms

Circular

Per Ft

Mils,
Square
In.

Thousands

30 C° Rise

50 C° Rise

65 C° Rise

Skin Effect

60-Hz

Skin Effect

60-Hz

Skin Effect

60-Hz

Ratio at

Ampacity,*

Ratio at

Ampacity,*

Ratio at

Ampacity,*

70° C

Amp

90° C

Amp

105° C

Amp

1/16 x 1/2

0.0312

39.7

0.121

264.0

1.00

103

1.00

136

1.00

157

1/16 x 3/4

0.0469

59.7

0.181

175.0

1.00

145

1.00

193

1.00

225

1/16 x 1

0.0625

79.6

0.241

132.0

1.00

187

1.00

250

1.00

285

1/16 x 1 1/2

0.0938

119

0.362

87.7

1.00

270

1.00

355

1.00

410

1/16 x 2

0.125

159

0.483

65.8

1.01

345

1.01

460

1.01

530

1/8 x 1/2

0.0625

0.241

132.0

1.00

153

1.00

205

1.00

235

1/8 x 3/4

0.0938

119

0.362

87.7

1.00

215

1.00

285

1.00

325

1/8 x 1

0.125

159

0.483

65.8

1.01

270

1.01

360

1.01

415

1/8 x 1 1/2

0.188

239

0.726

43.8

1.01

385

1.01

510

1.01

590

1/8 x 2

0.250

318

0.966

32.9

1.02

495

1.02

660

1.02

760

1/8 x 2 1/2

0.312

397

1.21

26.4

1.02

600

1.02

800

1.02

920

1/8 x 3

0.375

477

1.45

21.9

1.03

710

1.03

940

1.03

1.1

1/8 x 3 1/2

0.438

558

1.69

18.8

1.04

810

1.03

1.1

1.03

1.25

1/8 x 4

0.500

636

1.93

16.5

1.04

910

1.04

1.2

1.04

1.4

3/16 x 1/2

0.0938

119

0.362

87.7

1.00

195

1.00

260

1.00

300

3/16 x 3/4

0.141

179

0.545

58.4

1.01

270

1.01

360

1.01

415

3/16 x 1

0.188

239

0.726

43.8

1.01

340

1.01

455

1.01

520

3/16 x 1 1/2

0.281

358

1.09

29.3

1.02

480

1.02

630

1.02

730

3/16 x 2

0.375

477

1.45

21.9

1.03

610

1.03

810

1.03

940

3/16 x 2 1/2

0.469

597

1.81

17.5

1.04

740

1.04

980

1.03

1.15

3/16 x 3

0.562

715

2.17

14.6

1.05

870

1.05

1.15

1.04

1.35

3/16 x 3 1/2

0.656

835

2.53

12.5

1.07

990

1.06

1.3

1.06

1.5

79.6

3/16 x 4

0.750

955

2.90

11.0

1.09

1.1

1.08

1.45

1.07

1.7

1/4 x 1/2

0.125

159

0.483

65.8

1.01

240

1.01

315

1.01

360

1/4 x 3/4

0.188

239

0.726

43.8

1.01

320

1.01

425

1.01

490

1/4 x 1

0.250

318

0.966

32.9

1.02

400

1.02

530

1.02

620

1/4 x 1 1/2

0.375

477

1.45

21.9

1.03

560

1.03

740

1.03

860

1/4 x 2

0.500

637

1.93

16.5

1.04

710

1.04

940

1.04

1.1

1/4 x 2 1/2

0.625

796

2.41

13.2

1.06

850

1.06

1.15

1.06

1.3

1/4 x 3

0.750

955

2.90

11.0

1.08

990

1.08

1.3

1.07

1.55

1/4 x 3 1/2

0.875

1,110

3.38

9.40

1.10

1.15

1.09

1.5

1.09

1.75

1/4 x 4

1.00

1,270

3.86

8.23

1.12

1.25

1.11

1.7

1.10

1.95

1/4 x 5

1.25

1,590

4.83

6.58

1.16

1.5

1.15

2

1.14

2.35

1/4 x 6

1.50

1,910

5.80

5.49

1.18

1.75

1.17

2.35

1.17

2.7

1/4 x 8

2.00

2,550

7.73

4.11

1.23

2.25

1.22

3

1.21

3.45

1/4 x 10

2.50

3,180

9.66

3.29

1.27

2.7

1.26

3.6

1.25

4.2

1/4 x 12

3.00

3,820

2.74

1.31

3.15

1.30

4.2

1.28

4.9

3/8 x 3/4

0.281

358

1.09

29.3

1.02

415

1.02

550

1.02

630

3/8 x 1

0.375

477

1.45

21.9

1.03

510

1.03

680

1.03

790

3/8 x 1 1/2

0.562

715

2.17

14.6

1.05

710

1.04

940

1.04

1.1

3/8 x 2

0.750

955

2.90

11.0

1.08

880

1.08

1.15

1.07

1.35

3/8 x 2 1/2

0.938

1,190

3.62

8.77

1.12

1.05

1.10

1.4

1.09

1.6

3/8 x 3

1.12

1,430

4.35

7.35

1.15

1.2

1.14

1.6

1.13

1.85

3/8 x 3 1/2

1.31

1,670

5.06

6.28

1.18

1.35

1.16

1.8

1.15

2.1

3/8 x 4

1.50

1,910

5.80

5.49

1.20

1.5

1.19

2

1.18

2.35

3/8 x 5

1.88

2,390

7.26

4.38

1.24

1.8

1.23

2.4

1.22

2.8

3/8 x 6

2.25

2,860

8.69

3.66

1.27

2.1

1.26

2.8

1.24

3.25

3/8 x 8

3.00

3,820

11.6

2.74

1.33

2.65

1.31

3.55

1.30

4.1

3/8 x 10

3.75

4,770

14.5

2.19

1.38

3.2

1.36

4.3

1.35

4.9

3/8 x 12

4.50

5,730

17.4

1.83

1.42

3.7

1.40

5

1.38

5.8

1/2 x 1

0.500

820

1.04

940

1/2 x 1 1/2

0.750

1/2 x 2

1.00

1/2 x 2 1/2

1.25

1/2 x 3

11.6

637

1.93

16.5

1.04

620

1.04

955

2.90

11.0

1.08

830

1.08

1.1

1.07

1.25

1,270

3.86

8.23

1.12

1

1.11

1.35

1.10

1.55

1,590

4.83

6.58

1.16

1.2

1.15

1.6

1.14

1.85

1.50

1,910

5.80

5.49

1.20

1.4

1.19

1.85

1.18

2.15

1/2 x 3 1/2

1.75

2,230

6.76

4.70

1.24

1.55

1.22

2.1

1.21

2.4

1/2 x 4

2.00

2,550

7.73

4.11

1.26

1.7

1.25

2.3

1.24

2.65

1/2 x 5

2.50

3,180

9.66

3.29

1.32

2.05

1.30

2.75

1.29

3.15

1/2 x 6

3.00

3,820

11.6

2.74

1.36

2.4

1.34

3.15

1.33

3.65

1/2 x 8

4.00

5,090

15.5

2.06

1.42

3

1.40

4

1.39

4.6

1/2 x 10

5.00

6,360

19.3

1.65

1.47

3.6

1.45

4.8

1.44

5.5

1/2 x 12

6.00

7,640

23.2

1.37

1.52

4.2

1.51

5.6

1.50

6.4

3/4 x 4

3.00

3,820

11.6

2.74

1.42

2.05

1.40

2.75

1.38

3.15

3/4 x 5

3.75

4,770

14.5

2.19

1.48

2.4

1.46

3.25

1.44

3.75

3/4 x 6

4.50

5,730

17.4

1.83

1.52

2.8

1.50

3.75

1.48

4.3

3/4 x 8

6.00

7,640

23.2

1.37

1.60

3.5

1.58

4.7

1.56

5.4

3/4 x 10

7.50

9,550

29.0

1.10

1.67

4.2

1.64

5.6

1.62

6.5

x 12
9.00
11,500
34.8
0.914ambient 1.72
1.67 external 7.5
*3/4
Applicable
to typical
in-service
conditions
(indoors, 40C°
temperature),4.9
horizontal1.69
run on edge,6.5
and free from
magnetiC° influences.

Amp
AWG/MCM

18

16
14
12
10
8
6
4
3
2
1
1/0
2/0
3/0
4/0
250
300
350
400
500
600
700
750
800
1000
1250
1500
1750
2000

IEC
mm 2
0.75
0.80
0.82
0.90
1.00
1.31
1.50
2,08
2.50
3.31
4.00
5.26
6.00
8.37
10
13.30
16.00
21.15
25.00
26.70
33.62
35.00
42.40
50.00
53.51
67.44
70.00
85.02
95.00
107.22
120.00
126.68
150.00
152.01
177.35
185.00
202.68
240.00
253.35
300.00
304.02
354.59
380.03
400.00
405.36
500.00
506.70
630.00
633.38
760.05
800.00
886.73
1,000.00
1,013.40

COBRE

desnudo

TF-TW 600V

11.83

6.00

THW
600V

ALUMINIO
TTU
2000V

ASC

ASCR

19.00

8.00

30.00

16.00

16.00

40.00

20.00

20.00

55.00

30.00

30.00

70.00

40.00

50.00

50.00

100.00

55.00

65.00

65.00

70.00

70.00

130.00

70.00

85.00

85.00

100.00

100.00

150.00
175.00

95.00

115.00

115.00

115.00
130.00

235.00
275.00
285.44
320.00

125.00
145.00

150.00
175.00

150.00
175.00

175.00
205.00

165.00

200.00

200.00

235.00

340.00

195.00

230.00

230.00

275.00

410.00

215.00

255.00

255.00

320.00

460.00
510.00

240.00
260.00

285.00
310.00

285.00
310.00

555.00

280.00

335.00

335.00

630.00

320.00

380.00

380.00

710.00
780.00
810.00

355.00
385.00
400.00

420.00
460.00
475.00

420.00
460.00
475.00

845.00

410.00

490.00

490.00

965.00

455.00

520.00

545.00

205.00

55.00

150.00

460.00

745.00
845.00
941.00

TF-TW 600V

THW
600V

TTU
2000V

ARRANQUE DIRECTO
POTENCIA
DEL MOTOR

MONOFASICO

POTENCIA
DEL MOTOR

TRIFASICO

ESTRELLA
TRIANGULO

KW
HP
115 V.
LRD
220/240 V.
LRD

0.09
1./8
2.8

KW
HP
220/240 V.
LRD
415/440 V.
LRD
660 V.
LRD
220 v.
LRD
415/440 V.
LRD

0.12
1./6
3.2

0.18
1./4
4.6

0.25
1./3
5.2

0.37
1./2
7.4

0.55
3./4
10.2

0.75
1
13

1.1
1.5
18.4

1.5
2
24

1.8
2.5

2.2
3

3
4
34

3.7
5
56

4
5.5

4.5
6

5.2
7

5.5
7.5
80

7.5
10
100

3365

5367

11
15

15
20

08

08

10

10

12

16

16

22

22

3355

3359

1.4

1.6

2.3

2.6

3.7

5.1

6.5

9.2

12

15.7

17

24.3

28

29.6

34.7

39.8

40

50

70

92

06

06

07

08

08

10

12

14

16

21

21

22

32

32

3355

3357

3357

3359

3363

3365

0.25
1./3
1.4

0.37
1./2
1.8

0.55
3./4
2.75

0.75
1
3.5

1.1
1.5
4.4

1.5
2
6.1

1.8
2.5
7.5

2.2
3
8.7

3
4
11.5

4
5.5
14.5

4.5
6
18.9

5.5
7.5
20

7.5
10
27

9
12
32

11
15
39

15
20
52

18.5
25
64

22
30
75

25
34
85

30
40
103

33
45
113

37
50
126

45
60
150

51
70
170

55
75
182

59
80
195

63
85
203

75
100
240
F7375

06

07

08

08

10

12

14

14

16

21

22

22

32

35

3355

3359

3361

3363

3365

4367

4369

4369

F5371

F5371

F5371

F5371

F7375

0.76

0.99

1.36

2

2.5

3.5

4.2

5

6.5

8.4

10.5

11

14

17

21

28

35

40

47

55

60

66

80

90

100

105

115

135

05

05

06

07

08

08

10

10

14

14

16

16

21

21

22

32

3353

3357

3357

3359

3361

3361

3365

3365

4367

4367

4369

4369

0.6

0.9

1.1

1.5

2

2.3

2.8

3.8

4.9

6.4

6.6

8.9

10.6

14

17.3

21.3

25.4

30.3

34.6

39

42

49

57

61

66

69

82

04

05

06

06

07

07

08

08

10

12

12

14

16

21

22

22

32

35

3355

3357

3357

3359

3359

3361

3361

3363

3365

5.029 6.647 8.382 10.92 11.56 15.61
10

12

14

16

16

21

18.5
22

22.54 30.0578 36.99 43.35 49.13 59.54 65.32 72.83 86.71 98.266 105.2
32

4.855 6.069 6.358 8.092 9.827 12.14
10

12

12

14

16

21

LC1D
LC1F

9
X

12
X

18
X

25
X

32
X

40
X

50
X

65
X

80
X

90
X

115
X

150
X

LR9

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

35

16.185
21

X
185/225

3357

3357

3359

3359

3361

3363

3365

4367

20.23 23.12 27.17 31.79 34.68 38.15 46.24 52.023
22

22

32

35

3355

3357

3357

3359

112.72

117.3 138.728

4367

4369

4369

F5371

57.8

60.694

66.47

78.0

3359

3359

3363

3363

73 x E I x E x PF I x E x PF I x E x 1.732.732.73 x E x PF kVA x 1000 kVA x 1000 kVA x 1000 E E 1.732.732.DC Circuits Watts = E xI Amps = W / E Ohm's Law / Power Formulas P = watts I = amps R = ohms E = Volts .732.73 1000 1000 1000 I x E x Eff x PF I x E x Eff x PF I x E x Eff x 1. use 797 For 480 Volts x 1.73 PF 1000 1000 1000 IxE IxE I x E x 1. use 762 For 460 volts x 1.732 Power Factor Power .732 Input Watts Input Watts VxA E x I x 1.73 x E x Eff x PF kW x 1000 kW x 1000 kW x 1000 E x PF E x PF 1. or 240v All Voltages HP x 746 HP x 746 HP x 746 E x Eff X PF E x Eff x PF 1.230. use 831 E = Voltage / I = Amps /W = Watts / PF = Power Factor / Eff = Efficiency / HP = Horsepower AC Efficiency and Power Factor Formulas To Find Single Phase Three Phase 746 x HP 746 x HP Efficiency E x I x PF E x I x PF x 1. use 416 For 440 volts x 1. use 360 For 230 volts x 1.E = Voltage / I = Amps /W = Watts / PF = Power Factor / Eff = Efficiency / HP = Horsepower To Find Direct Current Amps when Horsepower is Known Amps when Kilowatts is known Amps when kVA is known Kilowatts HP x 746 E x Eff kW x 1000 E IxE 1000 Kilovolt-Amps Horsepower (output) I x E x Eff 746 AC/DC Formulas AC / 1phase AC / 1phase AC 3 phase 115v or 120v 208. use 398 For 240 volts x 1.732.73 x PF 746 746 746 Three Phase Values For 208 volts x 1.

9 at 75°) Single Phase (2 or 3 wire) (Alum = 21. To Determine braking torque of a motor. See Code chapter 9.73 x K x L x I VD I = Current in conductor (amperes) CM = Circular mil area of conductor Calculating Motor Speed: A squirrel cage induction motor is a constant speed device. 120 = constant F = supply frequency (in cycles/sec) P = number of motor winding poles Example: What is the synchronous of a motor having 4 poles connected to a 60 hz power supply? Srpm = 120 x F P Srpm = 120 x 60 4 Srpm = 7200 4 Srpm = 1800 rpm Calculating Braking Torque: Full-load motor torque is calculated to determine the required braking torque of a motor. It cannot operate for any length of time at speeds below those shown on To Calculate the speed of a induction motor . apply this formula: T = 5252 x HP rpm .Voltage Drop Formulas 2xKxIxL K = ohms per mil foot CM (Copper = 12.2 at 75°) Note: K value changes with temperature. Table 8 L = Length of conductor in feet VD = CM= VD= Three Phase CM= 2K x L x I VD 1. apply this formula: Srpm = 120 x F P Srpm = synchronous revolutions per minute.73 x K x I x L CM 1.

7 lb-ft Calculating Work: Work is applying a force over a distance. motion. Torque consist of a force acting on To calculate torque. 240V motor rotating at 1725 rpm? T = 5252 x HP rpm T = 5252 x 60 1725 T = 315.T = full-load motor torque (in lb-ft) 5252 = constant (33.120 1725 T = 182. Force is any cause that changes the position. or shape of an object. direction. It causes an object to rotate.14 x 2 = 5252) HP = motor horsepower rpm = speed of motor shaft Example: What is the braking torque of a 60 HP. Wo To calculate the amount of work produced.000 divided by 3. apply this formula: T=FxD T = torque (in lb-ft) F = force (in lb) D = distance (in ft) Example: What is the torque produced by a 60 lb force pushing on a 3' lever arm? T=FxD T = 60 x 3 T = 180 lb ft . apply this formula: W=FxD W = work (in lb-ft) F = force (in lb) D = distance (in ft) Example: How much work is required to carry a 25 lb bag of groceries vertically from street level to the 4th floor of a building 30' ab W=FxD W = 25 x 30 W = 750 -lb Calculating Torque: Torque is the force that produces rotation.

0 Horsepower is used to measure the energy produced by an electric motor while doing work. = efficiency Example: What is the horsepower of a 230v motor pulling 4 amps and having 82% efficiency? HP = V x I x Eff 746 HP = 230 x 4 x . A horsepower is a unit of power equal to 746 watts or 33.4 746 HP = 1 Hp efficiency / HP = horsepower / V = volts / A = amps / PF = power factor Horsepower Formulas Example To Find Use Formula .560 1725 T = 91. The amount of torque a To calculate motor full-load torque. and voltage are known. To calculate the horsepower of a motor when current and efficiency. apply t HP = V x I x Eff 746 HP = horsepower V = voltage I = curent (amps) Eff. apply this formula: T = HP x 5252 rpm T = torque (in lb-ft) HP = horsepower 5252 = constant rpm = revolutions per minute Example: What is the FLT (Full-load torque) of a 30HP motor operating at 1725 rpm? T = HP x 5252 rpm T = 30 x 5252 1725 T = 157.82 746 HP = 754.Calculating Full-load Torque: Full-load torque is the torque to produce the rated power at full speed of the motor.34 lb-ft Calculating Horsepower: Electrical power is rated in horsepower or watts.

240V.5 I = 10HP x 746 240V x 90% x 88% I = 39 A To calculate the horsepower of a motor when the speed and torque are known. 10HP. 746 HP I = HP x 746 E X Eff x PF Given Find 240V.? rpmsyn = 120 x f Np rpmsyn = 120 x 50 4 rpmsyn = 6000 4 rpmsyn = 1500 rpm Options: . This is because the synchronous speed of an induction To calculate synchronous speed of an induction motor.To Find Use Formula HP = I X E X Eff.Useful Formulas .. HP 90% Eff. apply this formula: HP = rpm x T(torque) 5252(constant) Example: What is the horsepower of a 1725 rpm motor with a FLT 3. 20A.1 lb-ft? HP = rpm x T 5252 HP = 1725 x 3. 88% PF I I Solution HP = 240V x 20A x 85% 746 HP=5. 85% Eff.5 5252 HP = 1 hp Calculating Synchronous Speed: AC motors are considered constant speed motors.1 5252 HP = 5347. apply this formula: rpmsyn = 120 x f Np rpmsyn = synchronous speed (in rpm) f = supply frequency in (cycles/sec) Np = number of motor poles Example: What is the synchronous speed of a four pole motor operating at 50 hz.

Amperes and Turns in Coil: Amperes (p) x Turns (p) = Amperes (s) x Turns (s) or Ip x Tp = Is x Ts A.0 2. or a div 1.1 5. FLA Motor Chart Options: DC motors AC Single Phase AC 2 Phase (4 wire) Induction Type Squirrel Cage and Wound Rotor AC 3 Phase Induction Type Squirrel Cage and Wound Rotor AC 3 Phase Synchronous Type Unity Power Factor DC Motors Horsepower 90v 120v 180v 240v Amperes 1/4 1/3 1/2 4.1 4..6 3.4 1. 2. C. C. Tp = Ep x Ts Es D.0 5. C.2 6. Is = Ep x Ip Es D. Voltage and Current: Primary (p) secondary (s) Power(p) = power (s) or Ep x Ip = Es x Is A. Voltage and Turns in Coil: Voltage (p) x Turns (s) = Voltage (s) x Turns (p) or Ep x Ts = Es x Ip A. Ep = Es x Ip Ts B. Ts = Ip x Tp Is D. A multiplier may be removed from one side of an equation by making it a division on the other side. Ep = Es x Is Ip B.0 2. 3. Ip = Is x Ts Tp B.6 2.7 .8 3.4 2.Motor Formulas To better understand the following formulas review the rule of transposition in equations.

4 3.6 9.1/2 2 3 5 7 1/2 10 Horsepower 115v 200v 230v 2.2 9.8 1.5 13.8 16 27 -- 90v 120v 180v 3.9 3.2 46 57.9 9.7 30.6 12.8 11 13.2 4.6 7.2 11.1/2 Horsepower 9.9 6.2 575v 0.0 .8 16 20 24 34 56 80 100 115v 200v 208v 230v 2.8 44 55 4.9 8.0 5.8 4.5 208v Amperes 2.5 12.4 7.0 4.4 460v Amperes 1.6 32.8 7.7 6.3/4 1 1-1/2 2 3 5 7 .3 10.5 3.6 4.2 17 25 40 58 4.2 18.2 2.0 1.0 2.6 8.6 8.8 2.2 ------ 7.5 13.8 13.0 10 12 17 28 40 50 2 Phase (4 wire) AC Induction Type Squirrel Cage and Wound Rotor Horsepower 115v 230v 1/2 3/4 4.3 4.4 5.1 5.1 8.8 6.8 19.2 20 29 240v Amperes 10 15 20 25 30 40 Horsepower ------- 76 ------ ------- 90v 120v 180v 38 38 55 89 106 140 240v Amperes 50 60 75 100 125 150 200 -------- -------- -------- 173 206 255 341 425 506 675 AC Single Phase Motors Horsepower 1/6 1/4 1/3 1/2 3/4 1 1 .

8 11.6 16.8 9.1 1 1/2 2 3 5 10 15 20 25 30 40 Horsepower 6.9 8.2 59.4 8.0 6.3 13.7 4.2 6.2 4.0 13.2 24 36 47 59 69 90 115v 230v 50 60 75 100 125 150 200 -------- 113 133 166 218 270 312 416 1.2 4.0 11.4 12.7 24.3 3.4 3.1 78.4 3.2 3.3 62.5 4.8 46.8 6.6 12 18 23 29 35 45 460v Amperes 56 67 83 109 135 156 208 1.5 5.4 6.6 6.6 15.6 ---- 2.5 3.2 22 115v ------- 200v 32.4 74.3 10 14 19 24 28 36 575v 45 53 66 87 108 125 167 AC 3 Phase Induction Type Squirrel Cage and Wound Rotor Horsepower 1/2 3/4 1 1 1/2 2 3 5 7 1/2 Horsepower 10 15 20 25 30 40 Horsepower 50 60 75 100 125 150 200 Horsepower 250 115V 200V 208V 4.8 --------- 3.9 7.8 2.2 6.2 230V Amperes 2.6 2.4 9.5 25.6 7.8 88 114 230v 28 42 54 68 80 104 115v -------- 200v 150 177 221 285 359 414 552 208v 143 169 211 273 343 396 528 230v 130 154 192 248 312 360 480 115v 200v 208v -- -- -- 230v Amperes -- .5 10.0 17.3 5.3 1.0 4.2 48.3 2.2 92 120 208v 30.

300 350 400 450 500 ------ ------ ------ ------ AC 3 Phase Synchronous Type Unity Power Factor Horsepower 25 30 40 50 60 75 100 125 150 200 Horsepower 230v 460v 2300v 26 32 41 52 61 78 101 126 151 201 575v Amperes 21 26 33 42 49 62 81 101 121 161 53 63 83 104 123 155 202 253 302 400 230v 460v 575v 2300v ----12 15 20 25 30 40 .

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V motor rotating at 1725 rpm? position. Torque. motion. may exis e pushing on a 3' lever arm? . torque. Resistance is any force that tends to hinder the mov y from street level to the 4th floor of a building 30' above street level? object to rotate. or shape of an object. like work. Torque consist of a force acting on distance. However. is measured is pound-feet (lb-ft). direction. Work is done when a force overcomes a resistance. unlike work.

0000 lb-ft per minute (550 lb-ft per second). apply this formula: pulling 4 amps and having 82% efficiency? . and voltage are known. ent and efficiency. The amount of torque a motor produces at rated power and full speed can be found by using a horsepower-to-torque convers P motor operating at 1725 rpm? sepower is a unit of power equal to 746 watts or 33. A watt is a unit of measure equal to the power produced by by an electric motor while doing work.er at full speed of the motor.

1 lb-ft? s is because the synchronous speed of an induction motor is based on the supply frequency and the number of poles in the motor winding.? . apply this formula: otor with a FLT 3. Motor are desi otor.peed and torque are known. apply this formula: le motor operating at 50 hz.

rule of transposition in equations. or a division may be removed from one side of an equation by making it a multiplier on the other side. Ip = Es x Is Ep Es = Ep x Ip Is Ts = Es x Tp Ep Es = Ep x Ts Tp Tp = Is x Ts Ip Is = Ip x Tp Ts 500v 550v ---- ---- s . tion by making it a division on the other side.

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