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## How much power does a 10 hp motor consume?

If the motor is loaded to 10 hp, which it probably isn’t, its drawing 746 watts per hp divided by the efficiency, probably about 90% for a motor that size or a total of **8.29 KWH for each hour** it runs. At 14 cents per KWH, that would be $1.16.

## What size generator do I need for a 10 hp motor?

Rule of Thumb

Electric Motor Size | Minimum Generator Req’d (KVA) by Starting Method | |
---|---|---|

HP | KW | S.D to KVA Size (Note 2) |

6 | 4.5 | 12 |

7.5 | 5.5 | 15 |

10 |
7.5 |
20 |

## How many KW is a 10hp motor?

Metric Horsepower to Kilowatts

Since one metric horsepower is equal to **0.735499 kilowatts**, the formula to find kilowatts is to multiply metric horsepower by 0.735499.

## How big is a 10hp electric motor?

10 hp electric motor shaft size is **38mm diameter and 80mm long**.

## How much power does a 1hp motor consume?

When the 1 HP motor is running continuously for 24 hours, **17.904 units** of Power will be consumed.

## Will a 12000 watt generator run a house?

Whole House: Starting at about 12,000 watts, these generators can generally keep a **home running** without missing a beat. You’ll be able to run lights, fans, TVs, refrigerators, computers, space heaters and pretty much anything else you plug into an outlet.

## How many kVA is 5.5 HP?

Equivalent Horsepower and kVA Ratings

HP | kVA |
---|---|

5 HP | 4.66 kVA |

6 HP | 5.6 kVA |

7 HP | 6.53 kVA |

8 HP | 7.46 kVA |

## What size generator do I need to run a 5 hp motor?

A true 5 hp on 220 volts would require 28 amps to run on 220 or 6160 watts so at a minimum I would think **20,000 watt generator**.

## Which is greater HP or kW?

Obviously, **a kilowatt is 1,000 watts**. … To convert kilowatts to horsepower, we multiply the number of kilowatts by 1.34. The result is that 80 kilowatts is roughly equivalent to 107 horsepower.

## Which is bigger kW or HP?

Convert horsepower to kilowatts

**1 horsepower is equal to 0.74569987 kilowatts**, which is the conversion factor from horsepowers to kilowatts.

## Is kW same as HP?

Kilowatt to horsepower conversion is one of the most common ones. We’ll convert kW to HP for 3 examples further on: For an average 110 kW gas car (Example 1)

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kW to HP Table.

Kilowatts (kW) | Horsepower (HP) |
---|---|

5 kW to HP: | 6.71 HP |

7.5 kW to HP: | 10.06 HP |

10 kW to HP: | 13.41 HP |

20 kW to HP: | 26.82 HP |

## What is the biggest single phase motor?

The largest single-phase motors suitable for residential use top out at **10 horsepower**. A few commercial applications may be found for higher voltage single-phase motors at up to 15 horsepower, but these are rare and require 480 volts of single-phase current to operate.

## What is the cost of 10 hp motor?

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₹ 35,000 |
₹ 4,500 | |

Ambient Temperature | – | – |

IP Rating | IP44 | IP55 |

Motor Voltage | – | – |

Power | 20 Hp | <10 KW |