Pool heat pump - spa pac


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Old 04-02-24, 12:00 PM
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Pool heat pump - spa pac

I purchaced a Northflo 50000 btu pool heat pump . It says it only draws 12 amps will a 20 amp gfi breaker be ok to use?
 
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I see this a Canadian built item.
The specs call for #14 wiring. I would suggest #12 minimum.
They also spec a 32A breaker.
A 20A breaker should be ok. I would not recommend anything over 25A.
In the manual they list a specific brand of GFI protection that won't randomly trip.

NorthFlo pool heat pump manual - pdf
 
 

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