# How many amps is a 1000w HPS?

## How many amps is a 1000w HPS?

A 1000w HPS or Metal Halide light takes 9 amps at 120 volts so you can only run one on a wall outlet circuit.

What is 1000w ballast?

1000w Ballasts are capable of illuminating up to 1.5m2. SPECIFICATIONS: Operates Metal Halide and High-Pressure Sodium bulbs. Runs 600w, 750w, 1000w bulbs at standard operation.

### How many amps is a 1000w 12v?

Equivalent wattage and amperage values at 12 volts….Equivalent Watts and Amps at 12V DC.

Power Current Voltage
70 Watts 5.833 Amps 12 Volts
80 Watts 6.667 Amps 12 Volts
90 Watts 7.5 Amps 12 Volts
100 Watts 8.333 Amps 12 Volts

How many amps does a 1000 watt LED grow light use?

9 Amps
Your 1000w HPS will draw over 9 Amps of the 12 you should be using.

## How many amps will a 1000W inverter draw?

Long Story Short: Depending on the voltage and the energy efficiency, 1000W 12V inverter draws ~88-105 Amps, 1000W 24V inverter draws 44-52 Amps, 1000W 36V inverter draws 30-35 Amps and 1000W 48V inverter draws 22-26 Amps.

How many watts does a 1000W HPS use?

1100 watts
What is the difference between lamp watts and system watts?

Metal Halide (MH) High Pressure Sodium (HPS) System Watts (approximate)
250w HPS 295 watts
400w HPS 460 watts
750w HPS 840 watts
1000w HPS 1100 watts

### What is a good ballast?

Ballast material should possess the following properties. (a) It should be tough and wear resistant. (b) It should be hard so that it does not get crushed under the moving loads. (c) It should be generally cubical with sharp edges. (d) It should be non-porous and should not absorb water.

Do digital ballasts use less electricity?

Energy Saving Digital ballasts are waaaaay more efficient. It’ll vary, depending on which units you compare, but typically digital ballasts use 3 – 4% less energy.