Total demand:


Photocopy this sample circuit evaluation to keep a record of the power demand of each circuit The words and numbers printed in blue will not reproduce on photocopies. In this sample kitchen circuit, the demand on the circuit is very close to the safe capacity Adding another appliance, such as an electric frying pan. could overload the circuit and cause a fuse to blow or a circuit breaker to trip

Typical Wattage Ratings (120-volt Circuit Except Where Noted)







Air conditioner (central)

13 to 36 (240-v)

3120 to 8640

Garbage disposer

3.5 to 7.5

420 to 900

Air conditioner (window)

6 to 13

720 to 1560

Hair dryer

5 to 10

600 to 1200


2 to 4

240 to 480

Heater (portable)

7 to 12

840 to 1440

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