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 Posted: Thu Nov 19th, 2020 10:49 pm
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Ed Teach
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I picked up a draw meter. I assume I need to run it on the Amp setting? Do different fans have a draw limit or is there a number that if it draws over that the stater is not in good shape? I have been told if its drawing over one amp its too high.

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 Posted: Sun Nov 22nd, 2020 12:02 pm
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Draw meter? Is it a clamp style meter? Also if the amp reading is to high, it does not necessarily mean the stator is bad. This is what you need for fans. It tells you amps, line voltage, watts... https://www.ebay.com/itm/P3-KILL-A-WATT-Power-Usage-Voltage-Meter-Monitor-P4400-NEW/402502875043?hash=item5db70a77a3:g:BS8AAOSwqTxfjhmP

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 Posted: Sun Nov 22nd, 2020 02:32 pm
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This is what I bought same thing but different maker as your listing. https://www.amazon.com/Digital-Electricity-Analyzer-Monitoring-Equipment/dp/B07M8JKLG5/ref=asc_df_B07M8JKLG5/?tag=hyprod-20&linkCode=df0&hvadid=309819400004&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=4303445492723060551&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9026082&hvtargid=pla-608358363795&psc=1&tag=&ref=&adgrpid=60510211606&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvadid=309819400004&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=4303445492723060551&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9026082&hvtargid=pla-608358363795

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 Posted: Sun Nov 22nd, 2020 08:12 pm
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That is the same thing except a different version, it will work just fine.

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