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asked in category: General Last Updated: 18th March, 2020

How many watts does shop vac use?

Common Tools Estimated Watts Suggested Inverters
Chop / Cut Off Saw 1500-1800 Power Bright 2300 Cobra CPI-2590 Xantrex XPower 3000
Shop Vac 6.5 hp 1440
* Electric Chain Saw 14" 1200 Wagan Pro Line 3000
* Airless Sprayer 1/2 hp 750 Krieger KR2000

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Considering this, how many watts does a 5 gallon Shop Vac use?

The Shop-Vac® 5 Gallon* 2.5 Peak HP** Wet / Dry Vacuum works great for picking up wet or dry messes in your home, garage, workshop or vehicle. Attach the hose to the rear blower port to blow dirt out from under appliances.

Beside above, how many watts does a circular saw use? 1,200 watts

Thereof, what size power inverter do I need for a shop vac?

Common and Commercial Tools

Appliance Watts
Knife cutter 1100
Reciprocating saw 1500-1800
Sewer camera, lights + crawler 500
Shop Vac (5 hp) 1000

How many amps does a 5 HP Shop Vac draw?

5.5 HP or 4,103 watts would require 34.2 amps at 120 volts. 6.5 or 4,849 watts would require 40.4 amps at 120 volts. 5.5 HP or 4,103 watts would require 17.1 amps at 240 volts.

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