# How much power does a 6000 BTU air conditioner use?

In general, the higher the BTU rating, the more electricity your unit will pull. And, of course, the energy draw will vary by make and model. 6,000 BTU Air Conditioner (approximately

This unit could cool a room up to 260 sq. ft.

**560 watts**)This unit could cool a room up to 260 sq. ft.

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### How many amps is a 10000 BTU air conditioner?

The amp draw on a room air conditioner with the cooling capacity of 10,000 BTU/h should be approximately

**9.8 amps**. The amp draw may vary based on numerous factors. The answer of**9.8 amps**is base on supply voltage of**115**volts, 60 hertz, and single phase.#### How much energy does a 12000 BTU air conditioner use?

At a cost of**$0.134**per kWh, this amounts to**$120.60**per month. A large 12,000 BTU air conditioner, like that in a window, running six hours each day will consume 270 kWh, at a cost of**$36.26 per month**.#### Do air conditioners need a dedicated circuit?

A**dedicated circuit**has its own breaker in the electrical panel. Large-draw appliances like**air conditioners**, refrigerators, space heaters and washing machines all**require a dedicated circuit**because they are heavy power users.#### How many amps is a washing machine?

Ratings of commonly used household appliancesDomestic Portable Appliance Amps Used Watts Used Washing machine 10 2200 Toaster 9.0 2000 Tumble dryer 11.0 2500 Dishwasher 10.0 2200

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### How much power does a 9000 BTU air conditioner use?

Power Consumption Of 9,000 BTU Air Conditioners (0.75 Tons/2.6 kW) The power consumption of 9,000 BTU air conditioner units ranges from

**800-900 watts**(if a 9,000 BTU A/C unit consumes more than**900 watts**, it is inefficient and you should look for a better model).#### How much does a 5000 BTU air conditioner cost to run?

(Dividing by 1,000 changes watt-hours to kilowatt-hours.) For example, in this case the mathematical formula looks like this: 550 x 24 ÷ 1,000 x**$0.12**. The cost to run a 5-amp, 5,000-Btu air conditioner over a 24-hour period is**about $1.60**.#### How many amps is a 10000 BTU air conditioner?

The amp draw on a room air conditioner with the cooling capacity of 10,000 BTU/h should be approximately**9.8 amps**. The amp draw may vary based on numerous factors. The answer of**9.8 amps**is base on supply voltage of**115**volts, 60 hertz, and single phase.#### How many amps do you need for central air?

Central air conditioning also runs on 230 volts. However, because they are permanently mounted, central air units are hard-wired into your electrical box. A typical 2-ton central air unit that puts out 24,000 BTUs will draw between 15 and**20 amps**.

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### How many watts is in 6000 BTU?

6000 BTU Pre Hour (BTU/h)

BTU Pre Hour : The British thermal unit per hour is a measure unit of power, which is a traditional unit.

**1758.42642 Watt**(W)BTU Pre Hour : The British thermal unit per hour is a measure unit of power, which is a traditional unit.

#### What does 14000 Btu stand for?

**BTU**is an acronym for British Thermal Unit. Although its name seems to suggest otherwise, it is no longer commonly used in the United Kingdom.**BTU**is a unit of measurement for energy. One**BTU**is equal to the amount of energy used to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit.#### What is the power consumption of a 12000 BTU air conditioner?

Power Consumption Of 12,000 BTU Air Conditioners (**1 Ton**/**3.5 kW**) 12,000 BTU air conditioner units consume 991 (EER: 12.1) to**1,333 watts**(EER: 9, which is a bit low for these units, by today's standards). An EER of 11.3 is average for new 12,000 BTU window units, translating to a wattage of**1,061 Watts**.#### How much space does a 10000 BTU air conditioner cool?

Air Conditioner Sizing Tutorial. How much air conditioner BTU's I need?Room Size Square Footage Recommended BTU Range 17'X20' 340 8000 20'X20' 400 9000 18'X25' 450 10000 22'X25' 550 12000

Updated: 16th October 2018