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Appliance or Tool

Running Wattage*

Startup Wattage*

3/8" hand drill

500

750

Jigsaw

600

900

Airless sprayer

700

1800

6" bench grinder

700

1800

Belt sander

1200

1700

Demolition hammer

1200

1800

7 1/4" circular saw

1500

1900

Portable heater

1500

1800

Furnace fan

1100

2000

Refrigerator/freezer

1200

3000

Sump pump

1700

3200

Clothes washer

1000

7500

Small refrigerator

500

2000

Light bulb

50

0

Home security

100

0

Television

400

0

Microwave

750

0

Toaster oven

1500

0

Air conditioner (20,000 BTU)

3300

0

Water heater

4000

0

12v DC battery charger

200

0

Radio

225

0

Slow cooker

250

0

Electric blanket

1000

0

Electric skillet

1200

0

Coffeemaker

1200

0

* Wattage numbers are estimates. They will vary based on the wattage rating of the tool or appliance being used.