How big of breaker required for this compressor?

by Scott
(Ohio)

Compressor says 230 volts but no amps, how big of breaker required?


60 gallon 230 volts purchased at Menards model, no book

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Aug 24, 2017
Model Number: SL3706056 | MenardsĀ® SKU: 2072404
by: Doug in s.d.ca.

If it's that one, there is a manual in .pdf for download on the product page. Green type below the Sanborn logo.

Aug 24, 2017
Amperage for 5 HP compressor motor
by: Bill

Best that info from the pros:

http://www.eatoncompressor.com/mymanuals/Amp%20draws%20-%201.03.14.pdf

Aug 24, 2017
Breaker size
by: Anonymous

What size breaker do need to run a 5hp black max air compressor?

May 08, 2017
Which compressor?
by: Doug in s.d.ca.

Model number?

Is there a tag on the motor with HP rating?

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