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Author Topic: [WTB] Module to Control Pool Pump  (Read 5458 times)


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[WTB] Module to Control Pool Pump
« on: April 20, 2007, 06:13:47 PM »

What appliance module can I use for a pool pump? It is 2 HP and 120 volt / 11 amps, so about 1300 watts.

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Re: [WTB] Module to Control Pool Pump
« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2007, 11:22:43 AM »

Limited choices. You could try an appliance module to see how long it would last. The starting current of the pump will probably weld the contacts.
The XPS3 wire in switch is 120V 20Amp.
Did you look at the site?
An alternative is to use an applaince module or a Universal module to energize a larger contactor to control the pump.

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