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Posted on Motor differences between Circular saws(120v/2.3hp) vs Table saw (120/1.5hp)?

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#1 posted 11-05-2011 01:24 AM

In the real world, a 2.17 hp motor on 120 vac will draw about 25 or 26 amps ;-(( You probaly will have a tough time starting it on the 15 amp GFCI protected outlet in your garage.

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