Tag: 3-phase

Unbalanced 3 Phase kilns and why the amperage can be odd

A distributor asks: On 208V 3P, why does the e23S-3 pull 34.6 amps, but the e23T-3 only pulls 27.7 amps? Is that a typo, or does it have something to do with splitting 3 phase over 4 elements? Answer: On an e23T-3 you have three balanced circuits. There is a total of 48 amps being… Read more »