Frequently asked questions
Can you run a larger HP motor on a lower rated HP soft starter?
28 September 2021Issue:
Wanting to run a larger HP motor on a lower rated HP soft starter?
Altistart ATS22 ATS48 ATS46
They want to run a 400 HP motor on a 350 HP rated soft starter.
No you can not run a larger motor on a smaller HP rated soft starter.
Its recommended that you size the soft starter for Voltage, HP, Application and Current.