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  • From: "Jim Fruth" <>
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  • Subject: [nafex] Sprayer
  • Date: Sat, 22 Jun 2013 22:45:27 -0500

Murph wrote: Lawn tractors electricity is 12 volts.

A decent pump will draw 8 amps from it. (my best Shurflo did)

Hence, the pump 'consumes' 96 watts of power.

Say the pump is 80% efficient (I'm being generous here) so the actual
'Pumping Power' is 77 watts.

The other 19 watts are lost to heating.

The Shurflo pump on my sprayer was 12 volt.

  • [nafex] Sprayer, Jim Fruth, 06/22/2013

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