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# What would be the resistance of and the current drawn by a 3kw 240 v immersion heater?

Updated: 12/20/2022

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Power = E2 / R

Resistance = E2 / power = (240)2 / 3,000 = 19.2 ohms

Current = E / R = 240 / 19.2 = 12.5 amperes

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