Ratings of commonly used household appliances

Domestic Portable Appliance | Amps Used | Watts Used |
---|---|---|

Vacuum cleaner | 4.0 | 900 |

Cordless vacuum cleaner | 0.75 | Up to 175 |

Wi-Fi router | <0.5 | 15 |

Single oven | 13.0 |
3000 |

## Regarding this, can I use a 50 amp breaker for a 40 amp stove?

2 Answers. Using a 50A plug **and receptacle is allowed on a 40A circuit** because of an exception in the Electrical Code.

## Beside above, how many amps does an electric double oven use?

## How many watts is an electric oven?

Most electric ovens draw between 2,000 and 5,000 watts, with the average electric stove wattage coming in at around **3,000 watts**. So how much energy does an electric stove use per hour? Assuming an electricity rate of 12 cents per kilowatt-hour (kWh), a 3000-watt oven will cost you about 36 cents per hour at high heat.

## What size breaker do I need for a 220 oven?

The suggested circuit breaker size for the kitchen stove is **50 amps, 220 volts**. This is a double breaker. Single breakers normally carry 110 volts. It must be a dedicated circuit for the stove only, meaning that no other appliances or outlets can be served by that circuit.

## What size breaker do I need for an electric oven?

What Breaker Size Do I Need for an Electric Stove. The industry standard for an electric stove is a **50 amp double-pole circuit breaker**.