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Sizing a Power Inverter

To determine what size inverter you will require, add together the total wattage of the equipment to which you will need to supply power, and then choose an inverter sized at or above the required wattage. Typical wattage requirements for commonly used equipment are shown below, although wattage requirements may vary due to manufacturer's requirements.
Lamp 150
Stereo System 200
VCR/DVD Player 200
Laptop/Desktop Computer 500
13" Television 500
Small Kitchen Items 500
3/8 Drill 1000
19 Television 1000
Blender/Coffee Maker 1000
Small Microwave 1000
Dehumidifier 1000-1500
Ice Maker 1000-1500
Food Processor 1000-1500
Hairdryer 1000-1500
27 Television 1500
3.5 cu. in. Refrigerator 1500
Microwave/Oven 1500
Vacuum Cleaner 2000
Toaster Oven 2000
21 cu. ft. Refrigerator 2000

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