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Old 06-05-2012, 16:18   #1
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Will Yamaha EF2000iS inverter/generator run a Nespresso coffee machine?

We want to run our Nespresso Pixie coffee machine on board and plan to buy a Yamaha EF2000iS inverter/generator.

The Nespresso is rated 220 volts and 1260W. The rated output of the generator is 220 volts at 1600W.

This seems sufficient but I have been warned that start up power draw might be an issue?

Grateful for any advice.
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Re: Will Yamaha EF2000iS inverter/generator run a Nespresso coffee machine?

It should not be a problem.
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Re: Will Yamaha EF2000iS inverter/generator run a Nespresso coffee machine?

The 1260 watts of the Nespresso is all resistance. Resistance loads have no startup peak. You should be fine.

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Thank you all for helpful advice. We have ordered the Yamaha generator.
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