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        Picture of Frodo
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        i have a little giant pump. its 110 volt and its 1.7 amp....small pump..for a fish pond water fall
        sizing of a solar panel
        require a watt measurement.. no watts is printed on pump. .can you figure watts from the amp measurement i provided?


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        Posts: 3843 | Location: I live in southern mississippi | Registered: Jun 01, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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        amps X volts = watts
         
        Posts: 2541 | Location: florida | Registered: Sep 27, 2003Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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        thank you...187 watts. off to solar panel land

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        Posts: 3843 | Location: I live in southern mississippi | Registered: Jun 01, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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        Originally posted by Frodo:
        thank you...187 watts. off to solar panel land


        Watts Law Big Grin Big Grin Big Grin


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        Posts: 1446 | Location: Central Pennsylvania | Registered: Jun 02, 2010Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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        divide by zero, and i get a headache...



        darn math problems


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        Posts: 3843 | Location: I live in southern mississippi | Registered: Jun 01, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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        Math I can do in my head, left over from a former job where quick multiplication was a must. It was before that when you substituted letters for numbers in equations that life as I know it changed. Never could get my head around that even after learning the basic steps. I'm thinking college types {Dr Sheldon Cooper for instance} have a name for that, I know I do...


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