what amp raiding is this oven. This oven is a hard wire oven.
ANSWER Lee, Heres the "official" requirements : " Electrical Requirements This appliance must be supplied with the proper voltage and frequency, and connected to an individual, properly grounded branch circuit, protected by a circuit breaker or fuse, having amperage as noted on the rating plate (the rating plate is located on the oven frame). Observe all governing codes and local ordinances 1. A 3 wireor 4 wire single phase120/240 or 120/208 Volt, 60 Hz AC only electrical supply is required on a separate circuit fused on both sides of the line (timedelay fuse or circuit breaker is recommended). DO NOT fuse neutral. The fuse size must not exceed the circuit rating of the appliance specified on the nameplate. Consideration must be given for a combination built-in oven and cooktop refer to unit serial plate of each. NOTE: Wire sizes and connections must conform with the fuse size and rating of the appliance in accordance with the American National Electrical Code ANSI/NFPA No. 70-latest edition, or with Canadian CSA Standard C22.1, Canadian Electrical Code, Part 1, and local codes and ordinances". Un officially, Your basic single cavity wall oven will operate on a 120/240 volt 30 amp single phase circuit. Good Luck and Thanks
Answered by AppliancePartsPros.com | Wednesday, September 07, 2011